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Advice and Training

12 June 2019

Practical, hands on work is a key component of the HSA’s work and the team have been busy in recent months delivering training and welfare assessments around the country as well as giving lectures to students of veterinary medicine and animal health and welfare. 

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Working to improve fish welfare

12 June 2019

The HSA has a proud history of seeking to improve fish welfare and its latest initiative is the production of a video which has also been translated into nine languages.

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Places filling fast for HSA Seminar

30 April 2019

Following the announcement of its seminar Animal Welfare at Slaughter – Hot Topics 2019 there has been considerable interest and places have begun to fill fast. 

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More publications now available in Chinese (中文普通話刊物)

25 April 2019

A further eight Technical Information Posters on humane moving and lifting of animals, their loading and unloading during transport, and the stunning of cattle sheep and pigs have now been translated into Mandarin Chinese.  These are available, free-of-charge, on a dedicated HSA webpage.  See here 

 

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HSA grant helps Sri Lankan vet to learn more about poultry welfare

16 April 2019

The HSA recently sponsored Dr Mohamed Ijas, a Municipal veterinarian in Sri Lanka, to attend two courses on animal welfare and poultry welfare at the University of Bristol in the UK. The knowledge he gained will be used to promote humane slaughter practices in Sri Lanka. 

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HSA seminar to address animal welfare at slaughter

27 March 2019

The HSA is holding a one-day seminar for the meat and livestock industry on Wednesday 9th October 2019 entitled Animal Welfare at Slaughter – Hot Topics 2019.

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