The risks associated with tail biting in pigs and possible means to reduce the need for tail docking considering the different housing and husbandry systems - Scientific Opinion of the Panel on Animal Health and Welfare

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Article
Pig Welfare, tail biting, tail docking, docked, undocked.
First published in the EFSA Journal
20 December 2007
Adopted
6 December 2007
Last Updated
30 June 2008. This version replaces the previous one/s.
Type
Scientific Opinion
Abstract

No abstract available

Panel members at the time of adoption
The Scientific Panel for Animal Health and Welfare (AHAW) of the European Food Safety Authority adopted the current Scientific Opinion on 6 December 2007. The Members of the AHAW Scientific Panel were: Bo Algers, Harry J. Blokhuis, Donald M. Broom, Patrizia Costa, Mariano Domingo, Mathias Greiner, Daniel Guemene, Jörg Hartung, Frank Koenen, Christine Muller-Graf, David B. Morton, Albert Osterhaus, Dirk U. Pfeiffer, Ron Roberts, Moez Sanaa, Mo Salman, J. Michael Sharp, Philippe Vannier, Martin Wierup, Marion Wooldridge.
Panel on Animal Health and Welfare
doi
10.2903/j.efsa.2007.611
Question Number
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Number of Pages
109