Mechanical, Electrical and Anesthetic Stunning Methods for Livestock Temple Grandin* Abstract A good stunning method must render an animal unable to experience pain and sensation prior to hoisting and slaughter. VL - 147 (24) SP - 681. Research output: Contribution to journal › Article

WHITTINGTON, 1.D. Stunning methods vary between species.

The Jarvis electric stun box for humane cattle stunning. ER - Different types of electrical stunning systems. 4. The stunning process ensures the animal is unconscious and insensible to pain before being bled out at slaughter.

“The best way to stun or kill cattle.” Fast, completes stunning procedure in a few seconds; Economical to operate, plus rugged construction ensures long service life; Designed for Halal stunning as well as a traditional knocking box

How are animals stunned prior to slaughter? How are animals stunned prior to slaughter? Electrical Beef Stunner. Different equipments used in elecrtrical stunning.

PAPERS&ARTICLES Electrical stunningofcattle S. B. WOTTON, N. G. GREGORY, RE. arhiv 75 (1), 83-100, 2005 85 Stunning of animals The stunning of animals is applied to induce a state of unconsciousness and insensibility of sufficient duration to ensure that the animal does not recover until killed by bleeding out.

Cattle 1.1 Mechanical ; 1.2 Electrical ; 1.1 Mechanical .

Electrical stunning of cattle and sheep. The use and humaneness of electrical stunning of sheep and cattle have been the subject of our recent research, in which we have addressed and resolved many of these problems.

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We wish to relate our observations in the context of head-only electrical stunning of cattle followed by electro-immobilization to maintain insensibility and ensure carcass stillness.

New Zealand System Split stun- separate head only and head to body circuit ... Microsoft PowerPoint - FriStunning Cattle 2nd Edition Grandin Author: EP - 684.

The three basic types of stunning methods which are classified as being humane (i.e., painless) in the United States,

PY - 2000/12. Cattle, especially mature males with horns, have very thick frontal bones overlaying the brain. electrical stunning of cattle and sheep Electrical stunning of cattle Not proved entirely satisfactory anaesthesia, due to the insulating effect of the fine hairs on the head of the animal, although continental authorities have found it satisfactory.

AU - Gregory, NG. T1 - Electrical stunning of cattle. AU - Parkman, ID. JO - Veterinary Record.

Effective Electric Stunning of Cattle 1.5 amps at 50 hz Wotton et al., 2000 The electricity must induce a grand mal epileptic seizure. Current passing through the brain induces an immediate but non-fatal general convulsion that produces unconsciousness.Current passing through the heart produces an immediate cardiac arrest that also leads shortly to unconsciousness and death.

Physical methods, such as captive bolt or nonpenetrating concussive stunning, are used for larger animals, such as cattle, whereas electrical stunning or carbon dioxide (CO 2) stunning is used for pigs and poultry. SN - 0042-4900. Vet.

A gun fires a metal bolt into the brain of the animal causing the animal to lose consciousness immediately. Advantages of electrical stunning.

The stunning process ensures the animal is unconscious and insensible to pain before being bled out at slaughter. AU - Whittington, PE.

M3 - Article. Common stunning methods include electrical stunning, captive-bolt stunning or the use of carbon dioxide gas.