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Animal Welfare Standards at International Level
International Standards of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)

Terrestrial Animal Health Code
Section 7: Animal welfare

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Aquatic Animal Health Code
Section 7: Welfare of farmed fish
  • Chapter 7.1.: Introduction to recommendations for the welfare of farmed fish
  • Chapter 7.2.: Welfare of farmed fish during transport
  • Chapter 7.3.: Welfare aspects of stunning and killing of farmed fish for human consumption
  • Chapter 7.4.: Killing of farmed fish for disease control purposes

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