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Geoeducações, Agroecologias e Biodiversidades: contribuições epistemológicas Sul-Sul Políticas públicas e sua pertinência para o bem-estar-animal: um estudo comparativo entre a percepção de estudantes universitários moçambicanos e brasileiros sobre o uso de animais para companhia 129 Políticas públicas e sua pertinência para o bem-estar-animal: um...
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A ascensão de novas sensibilidades em relação aos animais não humanos na cultura contemporânea vem provocando uma ampla revisão de tradições que envolvem o sofrimento de outras espécies. Entre elas, está a Farra do Boi, proibida no Brasil há quase 25 anos, mas que ainda ocorre em diversas regiões do país. A prática envolve a perseguição de bovinos,...
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Eco‐schemes are set to play an important role in the European Union’s Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) post‐2022 for the delivery of environmental and climate benefits and enhanced animal welfare. This article surveys current plans for the design of eco‐schemes in fifteen European Union Member States. The number of eco‐scheme measures to be offered...
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Zusammenfassung Tierschutz und Pferdesport – ein Widerspruch? Bereits die bedauerlichen Reitszenen aus dem olympischen Fünfkampf im Jahr 2021 hatten diese Frage befeuert. Anfang dieses Jahres rückte dann der Springsport negativ in den Fokus der öffentlichen Betrachtung: Handelt es sich um eine verbotene Trainingsmethode, wenn Helfer neben dem Sprun...
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En España todavía queda mucho recorrido hasta alcanzar una protección animal óptima, dado el arraigo cultural en la que los animales sufren un grave maltrato en espectáculos públicos. Las diferentes excepciones que se encuentran en las normas y que vinculan a los animales suponen mayoritariamente maltrato y muerte, siendo las propias normas de prot...
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Resumo O papel da bioética na promoção de espaços educativos e deliberativos representa uma demanda para viabilizar a inclusão social de grupos vulneráveis. Neste escopo, e com intuito de validar método de aplicação da deliberação em ambientes virtuais, realizou-se a terceira versão da ação “O caminho do diálogo”, que promoveu, entre idosos, discus...
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Across Canada and internationally, laws exist to protect animals and to stop them from becoming public nuisances and threats. The work of officers who enforce local bylaws protects both domestic animals and humans. Despite the importance of this work, research in this area is emergent, but growing. We conducted research with officers mandated to en...
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Zum zweiten Mal legt die Initiative Tierversuche verstehen den „Kompass Tierversuche“ vor – anlässlich des Internationalen Tags des Versuchstiers am 24. April 2022. Die aktuelle Ausgabe soll wieder ein Wegweiser durch das Meer von Zahlen sein und befasst sich darüber hinaus mit oft diskutierten Fragen rund um die Rolle von Tierversuchen in der biom...
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The protection which the law gives animals is based on a fundamentally different philosophy to that it gives people. With people, causing significant physical harm is nearly always prohibited, irrespective of any benefit which might accrue to others. By contrast, animals’ essential interests are weighed against a wide range of human interests, and...
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Both public administration scholars and practitioners believe that “good governance” relies on the involvement of compassionate officials. However, they overlook the fact that “compassion fatigue” often occurs when officials face the dual pressure arising from superiors’ orders and empathy for service receivers. This would inevitably not only affec...
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Professions that involve caring for others can present emotionally challenging and traumatic situations that may have negative effects on a worker’s mental health. This is also true for workers in the animal protection sector, particularly for those who participate in animal surrenders and removals, and witness both human and animal suffering. Chan...
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SOMMARIO: 1 Premessa-2. La normativa comunitaria in materia di sperimentazione animale-2.1 Le Tre R della ricerca scientifica-3. Il recepimento della Direttiva europea tra gli Stati membri e le procedure di infrazione avviate dalla Commissione Europea-3.1 La disciplina italiana, il D.lgs. n. 26 del 2014 e le prospettive di riforma-4. Argomenti scie...
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While the diets of most people include meat, millions of individuals follow a meat-free diet. But why do people eat what they eat? Here we explored differences and commonalities in the eating motives of omnivores and veg * ns (i.e., both vegetarians and vegans). Specifically, we compared mean levels and rank order of 18 eating motives in two sample...
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1. Ethik als Reflexion moralischer Prinzipien unserer Gesell-schaft Menschen besitzen die Fähigkeit, das eigene Handeln zu reflektieren und sich zu fragen, ob das, was sie getan haben oder tun wollen, gut oder schlecht ist. Um dabei die richtige Entscheidung zu treffen und das Gute zu wählen, beru-fen sie sich auf das eigene Gewissen und/oder folge...
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This paper offers the first overview of the Canadian animal cruelty investigations landscape. First, the public and private sector organizations responsible for enforcement are explained, followed by examination of the implications of this patchwork for reporting suspected cruelty. Key statistical data are presented about the types of issues and ca...
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Im Freiwilligensurvey werden vierzehn gesellschaftliche Bereiche unterschieden, in denen sich Menschen freiwillig engagieren. Diese reichen von Sport, Kultur oder Freizeit über Politik und Soziales bis zu Umwelt und Tierschutz. Der größte Zuwachs an freiwillig Engagierten zwischen 2014 und 2019 ist im Bereich Umwelt, Naturschutz oder Tierschutz aus...
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Tierschutz- und Tierrechtsfragen haben mittlerweile die Lehrpläne, Tagesordnungen und Schwerpunktsetzungen der unterschiedlichsten Bildungseinrichtungen und -initiativen erreicht. Deren Akteur*innen stehen vor der Herausforderung, die Relevanz von Tierethik und Tierrechten nicht nur der Sache nach darzulegen, sondern auch deren Vermittlung zu konze...
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National parks and other preserved spaces of nature have become iconic symbols of nature protection around the world. However, the worldviews of Indigenous peoples have been marginalized in discourses of nature preservation and conservation. As a result, for generations of Indigenous peoples, these protected spaces of nature have meant dispossessio...
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Background. Tingli Dazao Xiefei decoction (TDXD) has been shown to have a therapeutic effect on heart failure (HF). Nevertheless, its molecular mechanism for treating HF is still unclear. Materials and Methods. TDXD and HF targets were collected from the databases, and protein-protein interaction (PPI) analysis and enrichment analysis were performe...
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RESUMO: O presente produto educacional, caracterizado como proposta de ensino, visa desenvolver processos metodológicos e instrumentos para validação de métodos alternativos ao uso de animais como recurso didático. Neste intuito, objetivou-se avaliar como acadêmicos de Ciências Biológicas interagem com métodos alternativos em aulas práticas de zool...
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Introdução Trilhando o histórico caminho do Direito Animal, desde o marco do Decreto Lei nº 24.645/34 até a Lei Ordinária nº 14.064/2020, incluindo a Lei Municipal nº 6.435/2018 que exemplifica a implementação de políticas públicas para os animais não humanos, é possível caracterizar as principais políticas públicas necessárias para o gestor públic...
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Animal protection = legal term for Animal Welfare • Since 2011 animal protection is an official part of VPH (Veterinary Public Health) in France. • Distinction between registered veterinarians and mandated veterinarians • Article L-203-6 of the Rural Code : registered veterinarians must warn official authorities in case of potential harm to people...
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This article is of a scientific and research nature. Its subject is the humane protection of animals, expressly declared by the Polish legislator in the provisions of the Animal Protection Act, as regarded in the context of wide access to individual use of fireworks by private persons. The author seeks an answer to the question whether the legislat...
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The article concerns the humanitarian protection of animals in Polish law. It is of a scientific and research nature and its purpose is to define the relationship between the legal status of an animal and the nature and the scope of its humanitarian protection. The legal status of an animal is determined by the Animal Protection Act, through dereif...
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Animal protection has a long tradition in the Hungarian legal system. It can be interpreted as a multi-layer model, but the major approach of animal protection has an administrative nature. Originally, animal protection was interpreted as protecting farm animals as resources. Even though new layers have been evolved, the agricultural-administrative...
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En el mes de mayo del año 2021 aún durante la contingencia sanitaria por COVID-19, se llevó a cabo el primer curso de Primeros Auxilios y Reanimación Cardiopulmonar (RCP) para Animales de Compañía modalidad en línea, impartido por Pet First Aid CECAD Emergencias. Aplicando un sistema moderno de enseñanza-aprendizaje integrado, que combinó contenido...
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Os impactos ambientais decorrentes da ação humana podem ser frequentemente observados, o que gera a preocupação da ocorrência de danos irreversíveis ao meio ambiente. Assim, o presente estudo, ainda que sucinto, objetiva demonstrar a importância do respeito ao meio ambiente com base no princípio da solidariedade intergeracional, tendo em vista a im...
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Humans are often regarded as the only victims that are affected by the armed conflicts. But apparently not only humans, there are also the other living creatures that become the victims of the armed conflicts those are animals included threatened animals. Threatened animals are part of biological diversity that have a high extinction risk level bec...
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Este artigo visa apresentar as fases de trabalho que possibilitaram identificar tecnologias disponíveis atualmente que auxiliem na identificação, localização e no resgate de animais domésticos. Tal levantamento de tecnologias serviu de base para o desenvolvimento de uma proposta de aplicação web para ampliar a divulgação destes animais para localiz...
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In seinem Entscheid vom 16. September 2020 hat sich das Bundesgericht erstmals mit der Frage der Rechtsträgerschaft von Tieren (statt bloss des Tierschutzes) befasst und die im Kanton Basel-Stadt lancierte Initiative «Grundrechte für Primaten» für gültig erklärt. Im vorliegenden Beitrag setzen sich die Autoren, welche die Primateninitiative auf Sei...
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ABSTRACT: Recognizing that “Modern cities are a product of the oil age”, this paper explores the Ecocity concept as a Post Carbon solution, based upon Creative Descent strategies and increased forms of citizen participation in local governance and decision making processes. The paper explores the emergence of new forms of citizen-led urban social m...
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In: Horstmann, Simone (Hrsg.) (2021): Interspezies Lernen Grundlinien interdisziplinärer Tierschutz- und Tierrechtsbildung. Bielefeld: transcript, S. 247-274. Der Sammelbandbeitrag nimmt sich der Kompliziertheit wissenschaftlicher Befunde an, im Sinne von unserem wissenschaftlichen Tatsachenwissen über Tiere und deren Leidensfähigkeit, Selbstbewus...
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A presente obra apresenta temáticas relevantes que se enquadram na realidade atual vivenciada pela sociedade. Inicialmente o artigo que trata de Equipes do Projeto Integrador do Curso de Administração definidas pela autoavaliação de competências, apresenta o processo de escolha das equipes diante da análise das competências dos alunos realizadas po...
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“Sickness behavior is broadly represented in vertebrates, usually in association with the fever response in response to acute infections. The reactions to sickness behavior in a group member or potential group member in humans is quite variable, depending upon circumstances. In animals, the reactions to sickness behavior in a group member or potent...
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La Secretaría de Educación del D.C., en el marco del Proyecto 7599 “Fortalecimiento de la estrategia de educación ambiental y protección animal en los colegios públicos distritales de Bogotá D.C”, viene adelantando el acompañamiento a las IED, en el fortalecimiento del Proyecto Ambiental Escolar -PRAE-, así como el desarrollo de encuentros y orient...
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We aimed to study the gaps between the law and sheep farmer and citizen opinions re- garding animal maltreatment by discussing the risk of sheep maltreatment in regular farming prac- tices in Southern Brazil. We surveyed the perception of 56 farmers and 209 citizens regarding gen- eral animal and specific on-farm sheep maltreatment issues. The main...
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La relación animal humano-no humano representa un ámbito de intersubjetividad que ha sido negada desde lo jurídico; contribuyendo a ello, no solo la normativa civil que incorpora a los animales en la categoría de cosa, sino desde la propia actividad de producción del conocimiento científico. Sin embargo, esto ha ido cambiando de consideración, des...
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The World Animal Protection (WAP) has so far consistently graded Nigeria deplorably on animal protection indices, as evident from its recent report of March 2020. This is principally due to a lack of proper legislation regulating the incidence of animals in the country. In this light, and while adopting the doctrinal and empirical methods of resear...
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Die erfolgreich und sehr kurzfristig entwickelten Impfstoffe zeigen eindrucksvoll, welchen grundlegenden Beitrag Tier­ versuche im Kampf gegen die Corona­Pandemie leisten. Aus aktuellem Anlass beleuchtet die Initiative Tierversuche verstehen deshalb unter anderem die Forschung zu Corona. Der Beitrag zeigt am Beispiel zentraler Forschungsprojekte Gr...
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The protection of individual animal welfare is a matter of global concern meriting regulation under international law. Current international instruments intending to regulate animals offer piecemeal, incidental and ad-hoc protection for individual animal welfare. As such, international laws dealing with animals do not recognize or acknowledge anima...
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Zusammenfassung Anknüpfend an einen bereits in “Natur und Recht” publizierten Beitrag des Verfassers zum Thema kommunaler Taubenfütterungsverbote, geht es hier um die Frage, ob das Zustandekommen dieser Fütterungsverbote den Anforderungen an die Bestimmtheit und Berechenbarkeit der Landesgesetze nach Art. 103 Abs. 2, Art. 80 Abs. 1 GG genügt. Außer...
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Der Sportentwicklungsbericht Pferdesport hat zum Ziel, die Entscheidungsträger im organisierten Pferdesport zeitnah mit politikfeld- und managementrelevanten Informa- tionen zu versorgen. An der bundesweiten Online-Befragung 2020 haben sich n=1.428 Pferdesportvereine und n=599 Pferdebetriebe beteiligt. Neben den üblichen Kernbe- reichen wurde in de...
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Denna rapport bygger på det yttrande som SLU:s vetenskapliga råd för djurskydd sammanställt på uppdrag av Jordbruksverket om sammanställd forskning kring hållande av nötkreatur och får utomhus, med eller utan ligghall, under förutsättningar som är relevanta för svenskt vidkommande.
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The project to promote the protected natural heritage and biodiversity continues with the 2nd collaboration of the Romanian postal administration with the World Wildlife Fund. Introducing in the scientific circulation the idea of thematic philately, for the protection of endangered species, this time we focused on the issue published in 1984. This...
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In Castilla-La-Mancha, there are many homes with animals. Among them, dogs are particularly appreciated for their company, but it could also be so for their incredible qualities as hunters or guardians, to name just a few canine abilities. A recent law of August 2020 has come to regulate the welfare and protection of animals in the region. Dogs wil...
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Cantalapiedra Álvarez, J.; Yllera Fernández M.M.; Franco Ruiz, D.; López Pedrouso, M.D.. (2021). Manual de formación y capacitación en experimentación animal. Aspectos prácticos y normativos. Monografías do IBADER - Serie Pecuaria. IBADER. Universidade de Santiago de Compostela. Lugo. Resumen Este libro está diseñado para que los alumnos de los cu...
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Animal protection as an emerging field of legislation needs to be constitutionalized as well as comprehensively expounded by legal scholars. As it is a growing body of regulation and accompanying legal theories, it needs to develop a solid conceptual and axiological framework, in particular a set of basic values and principles on which detailed rul...
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Jährlich werden weltweit mehr als eine Milliarde Schweine gezüchtet und geschlachtet, von welchen die überwiegende Mehrheit unter intensiven Bedingungen gezüchtet wird. Es ist bekannt, dass die Zusammensetzung und Qualität von Schweinefleisch von der Rasse, dem Fütterungssystem, den Zuchtbedingungen und dem Alter bzw. dem Gewicht der Schweine vor d...
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Animal protection in China. Philosophical and legal aspects Organizations involved in the protection of animals have long indicated the need for changes in Chinese legislation, which, in their opinion, insufficiently protects the welfare of animals (both wild and farmed). This matter has recently been a subject of debate in China itself. Some Chine...
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SLU:s vetenskapliga råd för djurskydd fick i en skrivelse den 27 november 2018 i uppdrag av Johan Beck-Friis, Svenska Djurskyddsföreningen, Camilla Björkbom, Djurens Rätt, Åsa Hagelstedt, Djurskyddet Sverige och Johanna Sandahl, Naturskyddsföreningen att sammanställa forskning om jakt med pilbåge för att svara på hur lång tid tar det för djur skjut...
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The deputy’s draft bill amendment about the Animal Protection Act submitted to the Marshal of the Sejm in November 2017 was one of the most ambitious attempts in the Third Republic of Poland to improve the legal protection of animals. The loudest proposal in the project was to prohibit the rearing and breeding of animals for the purpose of obtainin...
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Animal welfare is not included in the Australian Constitution, rendering it a residual power of the states and territories. Commentators have suggested that inconsistencies exist between the state and territory statutes, and that a uniform approach would be beneficial. However, there has been no comprehensive assessment of the nature or extent of t...
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Será analisada a relação entre a naturalidade do abate religioso no âmbito da igreja católica e a indignação referente ao abate religioso praticado pelas religiões de matriz africana. Dessa forma, serão abordadas duas perspectivas acerca do sacrifício religioso, em que a primeira revela a primazia da vedação de crueldade e a segunda demonstra a nat...
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Os seres humanos e os cães vêm se relacionando há pelo menos 20 mil anos. A interação dos seres humanos com os cães traz inúmeros benefícios para a saúde física e psicológica de ambas as espécies. Apesar disso, essa relação cada vez mais próxima tem implicações diretas e pode trazer consequências negativas como abandono, zoonoses e aumento da incid...
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The subject of the analysis are one of the basic obligations towards animals, contained in Art. 1 clause 1 and Art. 5 of the Act of 21 August 1997 on the Protection of Animals (protection of life and health, prevention of suffering) and their implementation in collision with another obligation expressed in the provision of generally applicable stat...
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In diesem Aufsatz wird untersucht, wie Tiernutzung und Fleischkonsum zu einer umstrittenen Praxis werden konnten. Erst eine Analyse der Genese dieser moralischen Problematisierung ermöglicht ein Verständnis der komplexen soziokulturellen Hintergründe jener Dissonanz, die in der Sozialpsychologie unter dem Schlagwort des »Fleischparadoxes« untersuch...
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Zusammenfassung Thema dieses Beitrags ist die merkwürdige derzeitige Ausgangslage: Es gibt bundesweit auf kommunaler Ebene sowohl verbreitet Taubenfütterungsverbote als auch die Regulierung der Taubenpopulation durch Verbindung einer kontrollierten Fütterung und Betreuung der Tiere in Taubenhäusern mit dem Gelegeaustausch durch Ei-Attrappen. Als dr...
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Zusammenfassung Das Thema wird seit drei Jahrzehnten diskutiert, unter anderem nach einer strafrechtlichen Verurteilung von Zoomitarbeitern im Jahr 2010. Herrschend ist eine restriktive Haltung, die von den Zoos eine genaue Planung und Kontrolle der Vermehrung fordert, um die Menge überzähliger Tiere gering zu halten. Interessenverbände von Zoos un...
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En 2020, le cancer de la prostate (CaP) sera le cancer le plus fréquent chez les hommes canadiens et la 3e cause de décès par cancer chez ceux-ci.1 Il y a place à l’amélioration des techniques diagnostiques et thérapeutiques du CaP.2 L’imagerie par tomographie d’émission de positron (TEP) utilisant un radioligand marqué au gallium-68 (68Ga), le 68G...
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Official inspections to check the compliance of farms with European legislation to protect farm animals are often perceived negatively by farmers. In addition, the inspections have a limited effect on improving farm compliance. We looked at the perceptions of both farmers and their inspectors about animal welfare and the inspections in a case study...
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Zusammenfassung Die EU-Robbenverordnung regelt seit zehn Jahren das Ob des Handels mit Fleisch, Öl, Unterhautfett, Organen und Fellen von Robben innerhalb der Europäischen Union. Seit fünf Jahren müssen hinsichtlich der Jagd auf Robben die Aspekte Nachhaltigkeit und Tierschutz beachtet werden. Auf Verkäuferseite betroffen sind in erster Linie Kanad...
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O estudo demonstra que os animais domésticos são parte legítima da sociedade brasileira, pois quando se possui um animal doméstico, são assumidas certas responsabilidades como: alimentação adequada e cuidados médicos veterinários, o que, por vezes, é negligenciado pelos seus donos. Abandonar animais é caracterizado como uma forma de maus-tratos. O...
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Introduction: Livestock systems in developing countries located in tropical and sub-tropical regions are heavily dependent on the natural resources (i.e. pastures). In these countries, decreased pasture availability and quality during the dry season has important consequences on performance and health of dairy ruminants. In these conditions, energy...
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Background The tumor-associated antigen 5T4 is expressed across a wide range of solid cancers. DuoBody-CD3x5T4 is a bispecific antibody (bsAb) that crosslinks CD3 on T cells with 5T4 on tumor cells, thereby inducing T-cell activation and T-cell mediated cytotoxicity in 5T4-expressing tumor cells. Here, we tested the capacity of DuoBody-CD3x5T4 to e...
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Zusammenfassung Das Thema animal welfare ist gerade durch die Herausforderungen, die der Klimawandel mit sich bringt, in aller Munde. Aber durch diese Herausforderungen wird sich wohl auch der Begriff animal welfare verändern. Was ist animal welfare jetzt? Wie schützen wir animal welfare und wie können wir ihn schützen? Durch die neuen Möglichkeite...
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Studien belegen, dass finanzielle Aspekte eine bedeutende Rolle für tierschutzrelevante Themen spielen. Ziel der vorliegenden Studien war es, den aktuellen Stand von Tierkranken- und Tieroperationsversicherungen bei Hunden und Katzen aus Sicht von Tierärztinnen/Tierärzten und Tierhalterinnen/Tierhaltern zu untersuchen. In Studie 1 wurden Tierärztin...
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The idea of what is natural has particular relevance in the thoroughbred racing and breeding discourse. It guides breeding regulations; influences how the thoroughbreds’ behaviour is perceived and has implications for husbandry, handling, training and racing practices. This study investigates how key industry and animal advocacy informants based in...
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Once with determined tasks with regards to the sustainable functioning of the city (Atauz 2002, Pinguet 2010, Zeybek 2014), street cats of Istanbul, with an estimated population of 125.000 (2017), are neither workers nor customers (Atauz 2002, Zeybek 2014); they are unemployed, idle and vulnerable following the (re)shaping of urban technologies of...
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Botulinum neurotoxins (BoNTs) represent a family of bacterial toxins responsible for neuroparalytic disease ‘botulism’ in human and animals. Their potential use as biological weapon led to their classification in category ‘A’ biowarfare agent by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), USA. In present study, gene encoding full length catal...
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For the first time, an authoritative text on the relationship between humanitarian response systems and animal welfare has been published. Traditionally, texts have focused on animal emergency management in the United States and other developed countries. Sawyer and Huertas share their 55-plus years of collective professional experience with high-p...
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The rise of illegal wildlife trade threatens Indonesia's biodiversity. This was compounded by the development of an increasingly organized and transnational mode of perpetrators of crime. Therefore, it is necessary to carry out optimal and up-to-date law enforcement efforts for illegal wildlife traffickers, particularly by the Civil Servant Investi...
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El reconocimiento de manifestaciones culturales en el ámbito jurídico colombiano se hace maleable al identificar, proteger y garantizar los derechos que sobre ella versen. La doctrina por su parte ha identificado los principios y las características propias de estas manifestaciones, sin encontrar una posición unificada respecto de la forma de const...
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In a city like Hong Kong where animal protection laws replicate outdated British legislation from the early 1900s, extensive educational measures must be taken to raise students’ collective awareness of animal welfare and rights, in order to meet the pressing environmental, social, and moral demands of a rapidly developing society. This article arg...
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The post-war Western world has seen a gradual shift from government to governance, a process that also concerned the issues related to agro-food sustainability, such as food quality, environmental impact, social justice, and farm animal welfare. Scholars believe that social media are a new site that reconfigures relations between various actors inv...
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Die Tierschutz-Nutztierhaltungsverordnung (TierSchNutzV) ist ein vom Bundesministerium für Ernährung und Landwirtschaft (BMEL) erarbeitetes Konkretisierungswerk mit dem Zweck, EU-Richtlinien zum Tierschutz sowie die Bestimmungen des Tierschutzgesetzes (TierSchG) in konkreten Anforderungen an die Tierhaltung in der Landwirtschaft umzusetzen. In de...
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This work addresses the need for a global public institution in favour of animals. In particular, it focuses on the design of a new international organization on animal protection by taking into consideration three models: the EU Platform on Animal Welfare, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNF...
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Zusammenfassung Wann ist ein Tier ein Tier? Und ab wann wird es von “tier”schutzrechtlichen Vorschriften als solches erfasst? Dieser Beitrag widmet sich dem ethischen Tierschutz und der Frage, wie nach diesem Tiere zu behandeln sind. Das Tierschutzrecht in Deutschland ist seit 1933 ein ethisch begründetes Tierschutzrecht. Es will die Tiere um ihrer...
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Versauerung und Stickstoffanreicherungen im Erdreich und in Gewässern sind Belastungen der Ökosysteme, die auf Ammoniakemissionen zurückgeführt werden können. Durch die Vorgabe des Europäischen Rates, diese Ammoniakemissionen zu verringern, wächst der Druck auf Deutschland, Reduktionspotentiale zu schaffen. Die Landwirtschaft ist die größte Quelle de...
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Background Viral diseases are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in puppies. There is a belief among veterinary practitioners and even educational institutions that the vaccines made in Brazil against canine distemper virus (CDV), canine parvovirus (CPV) and canine adenovirus (CAV) are ineffective or only partially effective. Objectives This...
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The chapter gives an account of China’s new legal framework (particularly the Wild Animal Protection Law of 2016). This comprises novel official decrees which interpret the criminal law, law enforcement activities (partly police operations conducted jointly with other states), new injunctions banning ivory products, and finally criminal prosecution...
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Leptospirosis is an infectious and contagious bacterial disease that affects domestic and wild animals, in addition to being an important zoonosis. In dogs, it constitutes a serious public health problem, as they can be asymptomatic carriers, acting as reservoirs and, for this reason, animals present in Animal Protection Organizations can be reinse...
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