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The science on suffering: Contents

Posted: 17 May 2006

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Contents

1. Introduction

2. Travelling

  • 2.1 Exotic Species
  • 2.2 Domestic Species
  • 2.2.1 Horses
  • 2.2.2 Cattle
  • 2.2.3 Sheep
  • 2.3 Effects of Transport on Reproduction

3. Husbandry and Close Confinement

  • 3.1 Elephants
  • 3.2 Ungulates
  • 3.3 Carnivores
  • 3.4 Domestic species

4. Inappropriate Social Groupings and Isolation

  • 4.1 Social Isolation and Separation from companions
  • 4.2 Forced Proximity with other Animals
  • 4.3 Inappropriate Groupings with other Species
  • 4.4 Close Proximity of Predator and Prey Species

5. Summary of scientific evidence

6. Evidence presented to Parliament

7. Numbers of Animals in UK Circuses

8. Accommodation, Health, Psychological effects, Travelling

9. Training, Rehearsals & Performance, Abuse

10. Prosecutions and the Law

11. Defra’s Proposed Code of Practice

12. Political and Public Support

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