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Animal welfare
FVE welcomes new guidelines on preventing tail biting in pigs

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THE Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE) has welcomed the ‘long-awaited’ publication of guidelines from the European Commission on reducing the need for tail docking in pigs and on the provision of suitable enrichment materials for them.

The guidelines aim to support the implementation of the so-called ‘Pig Directive’ …

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