TITLE

Gamebirds and welfare

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;3/27/2010, Vol. 166 Issue 13, p376
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses issues related to rearing and shooting gamebirds for sporting purposes in Great Britain. It states that a Code of Practice for the Welfare of Gamebirds Reared for Sporting Purposes is issued by the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra). It notes that code highlights the duty of owners and keepers in ensuring that gamebirds' needs are met.
ACCESSION #
49135923

 

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