Through daily contact with animals and knowledge of their natural behavior, breeders are the main actors in well-being. The training actions implemented within the profession make it possible to always improve practices: A good knowledge of food needs, the health monitoring of farms by veterinarians or buildings offering well-designed circulation and sleeping areas are all important ‘essential elements for the welfare of animals. Finally, Europe has banned any use of anabolic, growth promoters or hormones intended to produce more milk. Here too, these prohibitions contribute to better well-being.
Well behaved animals