More material on slaughter and other types of killing

Last changed: 04 February 2021

EU material

In some cases, there are stricter national regulations than in the EU. If Swedish regulations are stricter, these are the ones that apply in Sweden. The EU material below should therefore be seen as guidelines.

Guides for animal transport

EU Commission material for animal welfare during transport

A series of videos concerning animal welfare during transport are being produced by the European Commission. The films are shown on Youtube, see links below:

Good and Better practices in Cattle Transport

Good and Better practices in Pig Transport

Good and Better practices in Sheep Transport

Good and Better practices in Horse Transport

 

Animal welfare at slaughter

EU document – gudie for good praxis, animal welfare nd slaughter

Fact sheet about animal handling at slauther and other types of killing (the fact sheets are available in several languages)

Film about animal handling at slaughter and other types of killing (subtitles are available in sveral languages)


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