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Department of Animal Environment and Health

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Cow and calf together old

Is it possible to keep dairy cows and their calves together in automatic milking systems? What are the effects on milk yield, calf growth, health and fertility? In this research project, we study how

Home alone seminar

Welcome to our seminar at the 9th of June! Does your dog have separation anxiety? Join us for a free seminar at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) to learn about: The causes and

To rear pigs with intact tails

Did you know that over 90% of pigs are tail docked in the EU? During the pig's first week of life, the tail is docked and its length reduced. The reason for this is that pigs later in life can start

Open call of two co-funded collaborative post doc projects

The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science at SLU hereby opens a call for co-funding of two post doc projects. The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science at SLU hereby opens a

Dryland voices

During three weeks, a large household survey, including male and female respondents in 920 households, is carried out. The survey will try to capture the lives, choices and challenges faced by both

HMH - Transparens och välmotiverade beslut – en förbättring av den djurförsöksetiska prövningen

Animals used for research, quality control and safety evaluation, are of obvious social importance. However, their use is controversial. Since 1989, all animal research in Sweden is therefore

Annual Animal Welfare Symposium

16-17th June 2022, Uppsala After a break because of the pandemic, the Animal Welfare Science Symposium is back. The aim of this symposium is to engage researchers in animal and veterinary sciences,


PROGRAMME Room W, Ulls hus, SLU Campus Ultuna, Uppsala You can also find the programme as a pdf-file here! DAY 1. Thursday, june 16th 13:00 - 13:15 Welcome and introduction (Linda Keeling) Theme:

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

New call from SLU Aquaculture

To stimulate cross-faculty collaborations and further strengthen aquaculture research at SLU we announce a new call! Applicants can receive up to SEK 200,000. The last day to apply is 13 October 2022

Research related to animal welfare legislation

Project 3 – Methods on how to improve uniformity within animal welfare control There are many opinions on official animal welfare control. One opinion shared by several stakeholders is that the

Kuule Derick

With a background from a BSc in Environmental Sciences and an MSc in Climate Change and Sustainable Development Studies, Kuule Derick Ansyijar has a good understanding of resource management in the