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on September 6, 2022

Encouraging chick play could improve broiler welfare

The researchers identified 14 different kinds of play behaviors.

Play behaviors in young chickens could help control how broilers react to stress as adults, revealed new research published in the journal Scientific Reports.

Play may potentially be a really important means of improving the welfare of chickens and other farm animals,” explained Per Jensen, professor at the Department…

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