CSIRO Publishing logo   blank image
You are here: Books > Series   
 
blank image Search
 
blank image blank image
blank image
 
  Advanced Search
   
Books Home
New Releases
Forthcoming Releases
On Sale
Series
eBooks
How to Order
For Authors
For Media

red arrow Connect with us
blank image
facebook twitter logo LinkedIn

Model Code of Practice for the Welfare of Animals: Land Transport of Pigs
 

Model Code of Practice for the Welfare of Animals: Land Transport of Pigs

Primary Industries Report Series 63

Illustrations
20 pages
Publishers: CSIRO Publishing / PISC (SCARM)


This book is no longer available in print.

download PDF - 1998
ISBN: 9780643090187
 

 

This Code of Practice is intended as a guide for people who are involved in transporting pigs. It is intended to encourage considerate treatment of the animals so that transport stress and injury are minimised at all stages of the transport operation.

 

 Preface
Introduction
Responsibilities
Minimising stress
Pre-transport preparation of pigs
Loading
Transport design
Loading density during transport
Travel
Rest periods
Unloading
Emergency euthanasia of pigs
 

Related Titles
 Sheep Agskills    Standard for the Hygienic Production of Pet Meat    Model Code of Practice for the Welfare of Animals: Pigs    Australian Standard for the Hygienic Production of Wild Game Meat for Human Consumption    Australian Standard for the Hygienic Rendering of Animal Products    Australian Standard for the Hygienic Production and Transportation of Meat and Meat Products for Human Consumption    Model Code of Practice for the Welfare of Animals: The Sheep  

  
 


 
return to top of pageTop  email this page Email this page
 
Legal & Privacy | Contact Us | Help

CSIRO

© CSIRO 1996-2016