Literature review of pain and welfare impacts associated with on-farm cattle husbandry procedures

The Literature review of pain and welfare impacts associated with on-farm cattle husbandry procedures aimed to provide the cattle industry with information needed to negotiate the development of new cattle welfare standards for husbandry practices including castration, spaying, dehorning, branding and ear marking.

For more information please read the final report summary and download the final report (B.AWW.0189) (PDF, 1.1 MB) from the Meat & Livestock Australia website.

When: 10 September 2007 to 16 December 2008

Contact: Scott Williams and Stephen Page

Collaborator: SED Consulting and Advanced Veterinary Therapeutics