Humane Treatment of Farm Animals

Jan 22, 2013

Public Comment Period Open--Beef and Equine Codes

The draft Codes of Practice for Beef Cattle and Horses (Equine) are now open for public consultation. This is your opportunity to have a direct impact on the welfare of these animals.


The Beef Code is open until March 8th 2013.

Click here to comment.

Click here to read the draft Beef Code.


The Equine Code of practice is open until February 14th 2013.

Click here to comment.

Click here to read the draft Equine Code.


UPDATE ON PIG CODE OF PRACTICE - This code should be open for public comment on June 1st 2013. To learn more about pig farming in Canada watch the W5 undercover investigation "Food for Thought".  


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