You have already studied about stunning and bleeding of different meat animals in unit-9. Animal handlers should avoid sudden penetration of the flig ht zone which may cause a panic reaction which could lead to aggression or attempted escape. Thus, halal slaughtering method must be applied to halal animals. Chapter 7.5.- Slaughter of animals many metres. 1. and€7.3. So we will learn here the steps involved in dressing of these animals. Adequate measures for inclement weather: How does the establishment adapt its facilities and handling practices to inclement weather to ensure the humane handling of animals? Electrocution. Other slaughter animals of relevance in particular in developing countries are buffaloes, camels and rabbits. When the weather conditions warrant concern (e.g., extreme cold, heat, humidity, The slaughter needs to be carried out by a Muslim or Ahlul Kitab In India, Halal method for Muslim and Jhatka method for Sikh are more prevalent than other method of slaughter. There are various methods available to stun larger animals, these include: Penetrating captive bolt - used on cattle, sheep and some pigs. The transformation of slaughter animals into meat is a chain of events including handling and loading on the farm, transport to the market, pens or slaughterhouse, off-loading and holding and finally slaughter. It is applicable on the slaughter of lawful (halal) animals like chicken, sheep, goat, cow etc., and becomes null and void on the slaughter of unlawful animals like pigs, dogs, cats etc. Effects of slaughter method on carcass and meat characteristics in the meat of cattle and sheep By Dr M.Haluk ANIL Funding organisation: EBLEX and AHDB Background It has become apparent that the market for meat from animals slaughtered by religious methods is a significant proportion of the UK production and supply. (for each method: conditions of proper use, critical points to check, advantages and disadvantages) 11:35 Introduction to modern slaughter methods. Other methods are reversible in theory and the animal can get up and walk around if not slaughtered in a few minutes. Slaughter of large animals Stunning. ). 4. Islam prescribed a slaughtering method that allows for the least agony to animals. Some methods are reversible and others are irreversible. Before dying, different types of mechanisms are used to knock out animals before being slaughtered. The wait can last one or two days long. This method is by cutting the air pipe and food and water canal (oesophagus) with what has a sharp blade, with the condition that the person slaughtering is a Muslim, Christian or Jew. When irreversible methods of stunning are applied, the animal will die if it is not slaughtered within a few minutes. Humane Methods of Slaughter Act is being followed at livestock slaughter establishments. A gun fires a metal bolt into the brain of the animal causing the animal to lose consciousness immediately. Charles Mason, Humane Slaughter Association 11:55 Application of modern methods for slaughter of red meat animals. Animal handlers should use the point of balance at the animal’s shoulder to move animals… Animals should betransported to slaughter in a way that minimises adverse animal health and welfare outcomes, and the transport should be conducted in accordance with the OIE recommendations for the transportation of animals (Chapters€7.2. Electrical - used on sheep, calves and pigs. The method of zabihah is governed by a set of strict rules which need to be followed. Tess Benson, Humane Slaughter Association 12:15 Application of modern methods for Some animals, such as pigs and cows, witness how their peers are sent to death, and suffer terribly knowing that they will be next. pigs, poultry and ostriches. Animals have to wait their turn at the slaughterhouse. How to Properly Slaughter a Cow Under the Kosher Method Shechitah. Shechitah (sheh-HEE-tah) is the Jewish ritual of slaughtering permissible land animals and fowl so that they are considered Kosher and are able to be eaten by Jews.