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

  • Pierpaolo Di Giminiani (Speaker)
  • Dale Sandercock (Speaker)
  • Sandra Edwards (Speaker)

Activity: Talk, evidence or presentation typesOral presentation

Period4 Oct 2016
Event titleMeeting and Webinar on actions to prevent tail biting and reduce tail docking of pigs
Event typeWorkshop
LocationGrange, IrelandShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational


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