Systematic review of the effect of perch height on keel bone fractures, deformation and injuries, bone strength, foot lesions and perching behavior

Systematic review, poultry, cages, aviaries, perches, keel bone, welfare
First published in EFSA Supporting Publications
7 Julio 2015
External Scientific Report

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