• HSA announces £1.7 million funding

    HSA announces £1.7 million funding

    HSA announces £1.7 million funding for research and development to improve the welfare of fish, crustaceans and cephalopods at slaughter.

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  • HSA annouces new research

    HSA annouces new research

    The HSA has jointly funded with the Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) a new two year programme of research to determine whether Low Atmospheric Pressure Stunning (LAPS) might be a more humane way to stun pigs during commercial slaughter

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  • CCTV in slaughterhouses - an update

    CCTV in slaughterhouses - an update

    On 23 February, legislation to make CCTV cameras mandatory in slaughterhouses in England to safeguard animal welfare came a step closer

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  • HSA announces £1.7 million funding
  • HSA annouces new research
  • CCTV in slaughterhouses - an update

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.

 

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