This section contains a selection of resources that are designed to inspire and assist organisations wanting to improve the welfare of farm animals in their supply chains.
These include a range of Information Sheets by species that support the welfare criteria for our Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards, as well as a number of reports that provide objective advice on farm animal welfare that can help you make the case for choosing higher welfare systems.
Developing a Corporate Policy on the Humane Slaughter of Fish
A guide on how to develop a corporate policy on the humane slaughter of fish, including recommendations for Atlantic salmon, Rainbow trout and Gilthead sea bream and European sea…Download (PDF 0.37MB)
The Welfare of Farmed Fish During Slaughter in the EU
There is a growing body of scientific evidence demonstrating that fish are sentient animals – capable of feeling pain, fear and psychological stress, as well as exhibiting…Download (PDF 3.55MB)
Fit for Purpose - Fit for the Future Cage Free Systems for Laying Hens
A one page summary highlighting what companies need to do to ensure their cage-free systems provide a good quality of life for laying hens and meet the growing demand for…Download (PDF 0.89MB)
The disadvantages of multi-tier colony and net flooring systems for broilers
A note from Compassion on multi-tier colony cages and net flooring systems outlining the disadvantages for broiler welfare.Download (PDF 1.26MB)
How to develop an Antibiotic Stewardship Programme: A guide for corporates
This document provides guidance on the steps required for food companies to develop an effective Antibiotic Stewardship Programme (ASP).Download (PDF 5.31MB)