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Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet

Department of Animal Environment and Health

The aim of the department is to increase knowledge about the relationship between housing, management, feeding, housing environment, animal health, behaviour, animal welfare and environmental hygiene. This will be achieved through research, education and research information.

In this way, the department will contribute:

* to prevent and reduce health and welfare problems in domestic animals and

* to promote the development of an animal and environmentally friendly animal housing, that contribute to a sustainable food production.

Photo: The research building, SLU, Skara and a photo of Götala research farm.

What is happening at the department:

  • 11-12 oct - The PhD course "Equitation science" is having their third meeting.
  • 9 nov - The PhD course "Animal ethics" starts.
  • 12 nov - Dissertation: Viktor Almqvist - "Who you gonna call? Examining the possibilities of remote veterinary meat inspection", SLU, VHC, meetingroom Tannengris, Uppsala, at 13.00 (also with livestreaming).

New publications from the department!

Published: 01 March 2021 - Page editor: gunilla.jacobsson@slu.se