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By Victoria Sandilands, Paul M. Hocking

How bird are housed and controlled so one can determine profitability, sustainability, and strong degrees of animal welfare are the difficult matters that advertisement chook keepers face, rather the place laws is bringing approximately felony requisites for housing. This ebook compares and contrasts substitute housing with traditional and conventional structures for advertisement bird (laying hens, meat chickens, turkeys, waterfowl and gamebirds) with reference to welfare, sickness, wellbeing and fitness, meals, sustainability and genotype-environment interplay.

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1. Overall strengths and weaknesses of each defined housing system for laying hens, and detailing the overall welfare impact of each housing system. pdf (accessed 28 January 2011). LAYWEL (2006b) Description of housing systems for laying hens. 3. Description of housing systems for Laying hens. eu/web/pdf/deliverable%2023-2. pdf (accessed 28 January 2011). H. (1943) A theory of human motivation. Psychological Review 50, 370-396. J. (1990) Behaviour requirements within a cage environment. World's Poultry Science Journal 46, 31-33.

3. Description of housing systems for Laying hens. eu/web/pdf/deliverable%2023-2. pdf (accessed 28 January 2011). H. (1943) A theory of human motivation. Psychological Review 50, 370-396. J. (1990) Behaviour requirements within a cage environment. World's Poultry Science Journal 46, 31-33. J. M. (2009) The welfare of layer hens in four different housing systems in the UK. In: Proceedings of the 8th European Symposium on Poultry Welfare, Cervia, Italy, 18-22 May 2009. World's Poultry Science Association, Zollikofen, Switzerland, abstract 12.

The EU action plan 2006-2010 (Anonymous, 2006) detailed the welfare programme of the Commission and was accompanied by an impact assessment that included the following areas of actions. Action 1: upgrading existing minimum standards for animal protection and welfare. Action 2: giving a high priority to promoting policy-orientated future research on animal protection and welfare and application of the 3Rs principle. Action 3: introducing standardized animal welfare indicators. Action 4: ensuring that animal keepers/handlers as well as the general public are more involved and informed on current standards of animal protection and welfare and fully appreciate their role in promoting animal protection and welfare.

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