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HSA opens applications for awards and scholarships

30 September 2016

The HSA is inviting applications for the following awards and scholarships:

The HSA Special Travel Award, The Humane Slaughter Award and the Dorothy Sidley Memorial Scholarships.

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A year of change for the HSA

14 September 2016

The year in review – Annual Report 2015-16 now published

HSA’s Annual Report has now been published and highlights a year of change as the charity became a Charitable Incorporated Organisation, thus moving to a more modern legal structure to ensure it runs as efficiently as possible.

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Nationwide Remember a Charity Awareness Week

14 September 2016

This year's annual Awareness Week (12th - 18th September) encourages people to consider leaving a charitable gift in their Will.

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HSA Seminar - WATOK One Year on

17 July 2016

The HSA is holding a one-day seminar for the meat and livestock industry entitled “WATOK ONE YEAR ON – Meeting the challenges… Where are we now?”.

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EU Referendum

24 June 2016

HSA is an international scientific animal welfare organisation but is based within the UK. We do not believe that the UK EU referendum result will have any immediate effects on welfare legislation within the UK. The charity will however be keeping a very close eye on developments. HSA will continue to work to ensure that existing good legislative provisions are maintained and that advances in animal welfare science become incorporated into UK and also international legislation. 

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HSA funded research leads tio novel humane device for killing chickens

09 June 2016

Dr Jessica Martin, the winner of the Humane Slaughter Association (HSA) Centenary Research Training Scholarship (RTS) in 2011, has graduated from the University of Glasgow with her PhD research which aimed to design a mechanical device to humanely kill chickens on-farm.

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