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Drivers of animal welfare policy in the Americas.

@article{Huertas2014DriversOA,
  title={Drivers of animal welfare policy in the Americas.},
  author={Stella Maris Huertas and C. Gallo and F. Galindo},
  journal={Revue scientifique et technique},
  year={2014},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={
          67-76, 55-66
        }
}
Owing to its large size and ethnic, social, cultural and economic diversity, the Americas' production volume is set to make the region one of the world's leading providers of animal foodstuffs. Animal husbandry, transport and slaughter conditions vary from country to country in response to their differing climatic and geographic characteristics. This article examines the main drivers of animal welfare in the Americas, including the standards of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE… 
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