• HSA International Symposium 2015

    HSA International Symposium 2015

    This July, the HSA is holding a second International Symposium, in Zagreb, Croatia, to present and discuss recent scientific and technological advances for animal welfare during transport, marketing and slaughter.

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  • Caring Beyond the Farm Gate

    Caring Beyond the Farm Gate

    Every day, millions of animals worldwide are transported, marketed and slaughtered for food. The HSA has been working for over 100 years to improve the welfare of food animals beyond the farm gate.

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  • HSA Spring Appeal

    HSA Spring Appeal

    To aid the uptake in developing countries of welfare advances presented at the symposium, the HSA is making travel bursaries available to influential delegates from these countries who would otherwise be unable to attend.

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  • HSA International Symposium 2015
  • Caring Beyond the Farm Gate
  • HSA Spring Appeal

The Humane Slaughter Association

The HSA is an independent registered charity. It is the only UK charity concerned exclusively in promoting the humane treatment of all food animals worldwide, including cattle, sheep, pigs, poultry, fish and minority species such as deer, in markets, during transport, at slaughter, and killing for welfare reasons and disease control.

It works through research, education, training and technical advances to bring real, practical and lasting improvements in food animal welfare.

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