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  • HSA Student/Trainee scholarships

    HSA Student/Trainee scholarships

    Applications are invited for the HSA Student/Trainee Scholarships

    Up to £2800 available.  

    Closing date 28th February 2024. 

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  • Support the HSA

    Support the HSA

    Through research, education, training and technical advances, the HSA achieves real, practical and lasting improvements in food animal welfare. An independent charity, the HSA relies on donations, membership subscriptions and legacies to continue this work

    See how you can help
  • HSA Project Grants

    HSA Project Grants

    The HSA offers grants for essential research and other projects aimed at improving animal welfare during transport, in markets and at slaughter. Applications may be made for funds that will enable work or research in areas that will directly further the HSA’s charitable objectives.

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  • HSA Student/Trainee scholarships
  • Support the HSA
  • HSA Project Grants

HSA Student/Trainee scholarships

Applications are invited for the HSA Student/Trainee Scholarships

Up to £2800 available.  

Closing date 28th February 2024. 

Read more

Support the HSA

Through research, education, training and technical advances, the HSA achieves real, practical and lasting improvements in food animal welfare. An independent charity, the HSA relies on donations, membership subscriptions and legacies to continue this work

See how you can help

HSA Project Grants

The HSA offers grants for essential research and other projects aimed at improving animal welfare during transport, in markets and at slaughter. Applications may be made for funds that will enable work or research in areas that will directly further the HSA’s charitable objectives.

Read more

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.

Please support the HSA 

HSA’s work relies on your support. Please help us to continue our vital work by clicking on the boxes below and making a donation.

£20 will help us to fund essential research aimed at improving animal welfare beyond the farm gate

£50  enables us to provide hands on education in humane methods of handling and slaughter to improve animal welfare


 

You can view an introduction to the HSA and its work below.

 

 

Below you can view a video that provides information about the welfare of farmed fish at slaughter and explains how consumers can make choices to improve finfish welfare. To view this video in other languages, please see HSA Publications webpage

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