• Primary Industries Education Foundation Australia (PIEFA)

Five freedoms of animal welfare

Five freedoms of animal welfare

Five short videos on youtube that explain in simple terms the five freedoms of animal welfare – freedom from hunger and thirst, from discomfort, from pain, from inury and disease, from fear and distress, and freedom to express normal behaviour. Produced by Target100, which comprises 100 initiatives to achieve sustainable cattle and sheep farming by 2020.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AE-evhfWqjo&feature=c4-overview&list=UUFyeUVkzA7w1180mGtqStYA

Keywords

animal welfare, animal, hunger, thirst, pain, injury, disease, behaviour