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Transportation of ostriches - a review
  1. S. B. Wotton, HNC1 and
  2. L. Hewitt, BSc, MSc1
  1. 1 Division of Food Animal Science, School of Veterinary Science, University of Bristol, Langford, Bristol BS40 7DU


The transport of farm animals has been the subject of much research in recent years; however, the information available on ostrich transportation is limited. This paper draws together past and recent scientific literature and practical experience. The current state of knowledge is summarised and areas which require further research are identified.

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