Immediate and long-term consequences of tail docking and tail biting for pig welfare

Pierpaolo Di Giminiani (Speaker), Sandercock, D. (Speaker), Sandra Edwards (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Period4 Oct 2016
Held atMeeting and Webinar on actions to prevent tail biting and reduce tail docking of pigs
Event typeWorkshop
LocationGrange, Ireland
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • Tail docking
  • Tail biting
  • Pig welfare
  • Pig production
  • Traumatic neuroma
  • Pig behaviour
  • Pain assessment