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Livestock handling needs improvement

By Temple Grandin

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Abstract

The article discusses problems with the handling of livestock and the conclusion of the article states "rough handling of livestock is not only inhumane, but can cause excessive losses due to sickness and slower growth...careful handling of livestock in all phases of production is prerequisite to a profitable business".

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Katie Carroll

Date 1985
Publication Title Animal Nutrition & Health
Pages 6-9
URL http://hdl.handle.net/10464/7190
Language English
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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

  • Temple Grandin (2016), "Livestock handling needs improvement," http://habricentral.org/resources/58102.

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Tags
  1. Animal care
  2. Animal roles
  3. Animal transport
  4. Animal welfare
  5. Ethics
  6. Farm animals
  7. Food animals
  8. Handling
  9. Mammals
  10. Stress
  11. transportation