Workshop 3: Tail docking of piglets
The purpose of the workshop was to discuss tail biting and the current knowledge of this multifactorial abnormal behavior and how to prevent it, e.g., by tail docking the piglets.
Desmond Maguire, Food and Veterinary Office (FVO), European Commission:
Outcome of Audits of EU Member States on Animal Welfare on Pig Farms
Birgitte Damm, Senior policy advisor, The Danish Animal Welfare Society:
Routine Tail Docking is Illegal
Torben Jensen, Chief Manager, SEGES, Danish Pig Research Centre:
Intact Tails - A Challenge!