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Court experts
Assessment of unnecessary suffering
  1. Roger Blowey
  1. Appithorne, Minsterworth, Gloucester; e-mail:

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BAUMGAERTNER and others (2016) should be congratulated for bringing to our attention the very difficult but extremely important subject of the assessment of unnecessary suffering in animals by veterinary experts. As veterinarians I believe that we have a duty both to the animals, to prevent unnecessary suffering, but also to the owner/keeper …

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