Factors that impede animal movement at slaughter plants.

  title={Factors that impede animal movement at slaughter plants.},
  author={Temple Grandin},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  volume={209 4},
  • Temple Grandin
  • Published 1996 in
    Journal of the American Veterinary Medical…
Factors that impede animal movement in slaughter plants and that are likely to cause excitement, stress, or bruises are major mistakes in the design of chutes and stockyard pens; lack of training or poor supervision of employees; distractions that impede animal movement, such as sparkling reflections on a wet floor, air hissing, high-pitched noise, or air drafts blowing down the chute toward approaching animals; poor maintenance of facilities, such as worn out or slick floors that cause animals… CONTINUE READING

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