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Welfare and Handling

Controlling Aggression Among Group-housed Gestating Sows (pdf)

Animal Care and Welfare is Always a Priority (pdf)

Pork Magazine article from Dr. Lee Johnston on Pig Handling

Evaluating and Correcting Sow Lameness by Dr. Mark Whitney and Dr. John Deen (pdf)

Swine Euthanasia Recommendations Updated (pdf)

Monitoring Welfare for Animals (pdf)

Swine Welfare Assurance Program (SWAP) from National Pork Board

News Release: SWAP Continues to Grow (pdf)

The Challenges of Delivering and Explaining Pig Welfare

Animal Care Handbook (National Pork Board) (American Meat Institute)

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