RH&W responds to AWC consultation on castration and tail docking of lambs

It is perhaps an opportune time to review the UK approach to the tail docking and castration of lambs.

Animal welfare is a priority shared by producers and society as a whole; however increasingly demanding market specifications, and now historical regulatory standards which have underpinned lamb welfare can both unintentionally constrain changes to rearing systems, at a time when new techniques and science have the potential to open up welfare positive approaches.

Ruminant Health & Welfare (RH&W) therefore welcome the opportunity to contribute to the AWC
Consultation. Read more and download the full response here.


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CHAP Webinar - Innovative tools to overcome the challenges of Regen Ag

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Applying principles of regen ag can incur a range of on-farm challenges. Learn how innovative tools & machinery can help with these hurdles.

This event will be held online from 1pm to 2pm on Thursday 2nd December 2021 so please block it out in your diary.

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