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Assessing animal welfare at the farm and group level: the interplay of science and values

@article{Fraser2003AssessingAW,
  title={Assessing animal welfare at the farm and group level: the interplay of science and values},
  author={D. Fraser},
  journal={Animal Welfare},
  year={2003},
  volume={12},
  pages={433-443}
}
  • D. Fraser
  • Published 2003
  • Psychology
  • Animal Welfare
In the social debate about animal welfare we can identify three different views about how animals should be raised and how their welfare should be judged: (1) the view that animals should be raised under conditions that promote good biological functioning in the sense of health, growth and reproduction, (2) the view that animals should be raised in ways that minimize suffering and promote contentment, and (3) the view that animals should be allowed to lead relatively natural lives. When… Expand
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