The prevention and control of feather pecking in laying hens: identifying the underlying principles

@article{Rodenburg2013ThePA,
  title={The prevention and control of feather pecking in laying hens: identifying the underlying principles},
  author={T. Bas Rodenburg and Marinus M. van Krimpen and Ingrid C. de Jong and Elske N. de Haas and Marjolein S. Kops and Bernd Riedstra and Rebecca E Nordquist and J. P. Wagenaar and Monique Bestman and Christine Janet Nicol},
  journal={World's Poultry Science Journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={69},
  pages={361 - 374}
}
Feather pecking (FP) in laying hens remains an important economic and welfare issue. This paper reviews the literature on causes of FP in laying hens. With the ban on conventional cages in the EU from 2012 and the expected future ban on beak trimming in many European countries, addressing this welfare issue has become more pressing than ever. The aim of this review paper is to provide a detailed overview of underlying principles of FP. FP is affected by many different factors and any approach… 
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