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Influence of gas stunning and halal slaughter (no stunning) on rabbits welfare indicators and meat quality
This study assessed the effect of gas stunning which has not been conducted until now in comparison with slaughter without stunning on the welfare and meat quality of rabbits. Eighty male New Zealand White rabbits were ...
Electroencephalographic responses to neck cut and exsanguination in minimally anaesthetized goats
(South African Journal of Animal Science, 2017)
Conscious animals typically experience sensory (nociception) and emotional pain, whereas unconscious animals that were minimally anesthetized would experience minimal emotional pain. To determine whether ‘silencing’ the ...
Development of microbial spoilage and lipid and protein oxidation in rabbit meat
This experiment aimed to determine microbial spoilage and lipid and protein oxidation during aerobic refrigerated (4 °C) storage of rabbit meat. Forty male New Zealand white rabbits were slaughtered according to the ...