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The present medical literature includes reports and articles on particular points of pig construction and farm animal welfare. This publication is meant to be a reference textual content that covers all features of pig construction, at the foundation of medical effects. This paintings includes present, easy-to-understand medical studies on animal welfare with over seven hundred particular references to animal welfare. All elements of animal welfare with recognize to pigs are mentioned, from genetic choice and breeding to transportation and slaughter. This paintings used to be written by means of clinical specialists well known for his or her wisdom and paintings within the sector of pig welfare.Their universal objective used to be to supply an in-depth assessment and empirical evaluation of pig creation strategies, wisdom and methods in use this day. via clinical examples, the authors clarify how enhancing animal welfare raises profitability. This paintings is meant for lecturers, researchers, scholars, animal welfare institutions, and an individual who's concerned about the creation chain or serious about the welfare of pigs being raised on farms.

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