Animal welfare

SPAIN

Spain reduces animal antibiotics use by a third

Between 2014 and 2017, the sales of veterinary antibiotics decreased by 32.4%, according to offic...


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USA

FSIS suspends Idaho abattoir due to inhumane slaughter

Ida-Beef plant in Burley was closed after PETA filed charges for "repeatedly and inexcusably viol...


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DENMARK

1 million animal welfare labeled products sold in Denmark

70% of the Danish consumers are saying that they will pay a little extra if they are ensured that...


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EUROPE

Vion gets level 2 on BBFAW list

The impact of our activities reflects on our farmers and customers, says company CEO.


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USA

Perdue implements new program for animal welfare

Perdue Farms has introduced controlled atmosphere stunning (CAS) at Milford, Del., plant with the...


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EU

Romania urged by the EU to halt live animal exports

The country is shipping 70,000 sheep to the Gulf countries despite hot weather conditions.


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UK

The UK reports a further reduction in antibiotic use for pigs

Figures collected using the electronic medicine book (eMB) show that antibiotic use in 2018 dropp...


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DENMARK

Danish Animal Welfare Council gets two new members

Veterinarian Pernille Elisa Hansen and board member of Consumer Council Think and Chairman of Ani...


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DENMARK

Danish Veterinary and Food Administration to inspect 700 pig producers

This year, four targeted control campaigns will look more closely at the health and welfare of an...


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EU

Halal meat cannot be certified as organic under the EU law

The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled on February 26 that the meat derived from an...


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