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  1. Demographic Factors Associated with Prince Edward Island Horse Farm Owner Awareness of the Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Equines

    Contributor(s):: Millican, Lisa, Vanderstichel, Raphael, McClure, J., MacMillan, Kathleen

    The objectives of this study were to determine the proportion of owners of horse farms in Prince Edward Island (PEI), Canada that were aware of the Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Equines (CODE) and determine demographic factors associated with awareness. A questionnaire was...

  2. Der Einfluss des sich andernden Mensch-Tier-Verhaltnisses auf den tierarztlichen Beruf

    Contributor(s):: Blaha, T.

    This article discusses the changing human-animal relationships throughout history and its influence on the veterinary profession. Focus is given on animal welfare (livestock and pets) and the Code of Ethics for veterinarians in Germany.

  3. Environmental duty of care: from ethical principle towards a code of practice for the grazing industry in Queensland (Australia)

    Contributor(s):: Greiner, R.

    Among the options of government for reducing negative environmental externalities from agriculture is the institution of a polluter statutory liability. An environmental duty of care imposes a statutory liability on agents who interact with the environment to avoid causing environmental harm....

  4. The welfare ethics of the commercial killing of free-ranging kangaroos: an evaluation of the benefits and costs of the industry

    Contributor(s):: Ben-Ami, D., Boom, K., Boronyak, L., Townend, C., Ramp, D., Croft, D. B., Bekoff, M.

    The commercial killing of kangaroos provides multiple benefits to society, but also causes both deliberate and unintended harms to kangaroos. The ethics of the kangaroo industry is assessed in terms of whether the assumed benefits justify the welfare costs. An analysis of the stated benefits...

  5. Australia's ethical framework for when animals are used for scientific purposes

    Contributor(s):: Rose, M., Grant, E.

  6. A preliminary study investigating the physical welfare and welfare code compliance for tethered and free-ranging horses on common land in South Wales

    Contributor(s):: Samuel, E. K., Whay, H. R., Mullan, S.

  7. Ethical considerations in agro-biodiversity research, collecting, and use

    Contributor(s):: Engels, J. M. M., Dempewolf, H., Henson-Apollonio, V.

    Humans have always played a crucial role in the evolutionary dynamics of agricultural biodiversity and thus there is a strong relationship between these resources and human cultures. These agricultural resources have long been treated as a global public good, and constitute the livelihoods of...

  8. Reflections on the growing influence of good agricultural practices in the Global South

    Contributor(s):: Amekawa, Y.

    EurepGAP is a pioneering field level food safety protocol called 'good agricultural practices' currently exercising influence over the global food quality assurance system. Developed by a consortium of major European retailers, this private standard enforces codes of conduct that address issues...

  9. Transport of early weaned piglets. (Special Issue: Early Weaning.)

    Contributor(s):: Lewis, N. J.

    Millions of segregated early weaned (SEW) piglets are transported each year. Problems affecting even a small percentage of these piglets may have a significant welfare impact. The Recommended Codes of Practice for the Care and Handling of Farm Animals [CARC, 2001. Recommended Code of Practice for...

  10. Bowhunting deer

    Contributor(s):: Gregory, N. G.

    There are conflicting views about the humaneness of the handbow as a recreational hunting method for deer. Some claim that it is the most humane hunting method, whilst others report higher wounding rates and crippling losses than with the rifle. This commentary summarises the factors affecting...

  11. The ethical review process in the UK and Australia: the Australian experience of improved dialogue and communication

    Contributor(s):: Bradshaw, R. H.