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Dorothy Sidley Memorial Scholarship awarded

18 April 2016

The Humane Slaughter Association (HSA) has announced the awarding of a Dorothy Sidley Memorial Scholarship to Alexandra Bearman who is currently studying for her BVetMed degree at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC).

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HSA CIO Membership Update

30 March 2016

At the 2015 GM held on 14th October it was agreed to modernise the constitution and to make the HSA into a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO). The existing governance and management structures will remain the same, and all assets, responsibilities and liabilities of the existing HSA will be moved to the new HSA (CIO). 

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HSA promote new publications at Veterinary and Public Health Association Autumn Conference

24 November 2015

The HSA recently attended the Autumn Conference of the VPHA, and ran a stand there to promote our newest publications - the Guidance Notes No.7 on Electrical Waterbath Stunning of Poultry and the Technical Information Poster ‘Effective neck-cutting of poultry’, both of which assist official veterinarians in protecting animal welfare at slaughter, as per the new EC Regulation 1099/2009.

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HSA invites applications for its 2016 Dorothy Sidley Memorial Scholarships

23 September 2015

The HSA is inviting applications for its 2016 Dorothy Sidley Memorial Scholarships. The total value of the Scholarship is up to £2000. Closing date for applications for the Scholarships is 26th February 2016.

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HSA Invites applications for the 2016 Humane Slaughter Award

22 September 2015

The HSA is inviting applications for the 2016 Humane Slaughter Award. The award is for £3000. Closing date 11th December 2015.

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HSA Releases New Guidance Notes on Electrical Waterbath Stunning of Poultry

22 September 2015

New publication provides comprehensive guidance for a variety of personnel working with live birds to optimise welfare during waterbath slaughter

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