V Allain

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of skin lesions in turkeys at slaughter
    V Allain
    Anses, Laboratoire Ploufragan Plouzané, BP 53, Ploufragan, France
    Br Poult Sci 54:33-41. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Histologically-validated footpad dermatitis scoring system for use in chicken processing plants
    V Michel
    Anses Ploufragan, Unité d Epidémiologie et Bien Etre en Aviculture et Cuniculture, Laboratoire d Etudes et de Recherches Avicoles, Porcines et Piscicoles, BP 53, F 22440 Ploufragan, France
    Br Poult Sci 53:275-81. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Risk and indicators of condemnation of male turkey broilers in western France, February-July 2006
    C Lupo
    AFSSA, French Agency for Food Safety, Pig, Poultry and Fishes Veterinary Research Laboratory, Epidemiology and Welfare of Poultry and Rabbits Research Unit, Zoopole, BP 53, 22440 Ploufragan, France
    Prev Vet Med 94:240-50. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Skin lesions in broiler chickens measured at the slaughterhouse: relationships between lesions and between their prevalence and rearing factors
    V Allain
    AFSSA site de Ploufragan, Ploufragan, France
    Br Poult Sci 50:407-17. 2009

Collaborators

  • C Lupo
  • C Chauvin
  • V Michel
  • C Arnould
  • O Albaric
  • L Mirabito
  • E Prampart
  • S Le Bouquin
  • D Huonnic

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of skin lesions in turkeys at slaughter
    V Allain
    Anses, Laboratoire Ploufragan Plouzané, BP 53, Ploufragan, France
    Br Poult Sci 54:33-41. 2013
    ..5. A method is proposed to assess turkey welfare at the slaughterhouse based on several criteria: footpad lesions, arthritis, severe scratches, deviated toes, swelling of the footpad and breast buttons...
  2. doi request reprint Histologically-validated footpad dermatitis scoring system for use in chicken processing plants
    V Michel
    Anses Ploufragan, Unité d Epidémiologie et Bien Etre en Aviculture et Cuniculture, Laboratoire d Etudes et de Recherches Avicoles, Porcines et Piscicoles, BP 53, F 22440 Ploufragan, France
    Br Poult Sci 53:275-81. 2012
    ..4. The scoring system has the advantage of making sense in terms of welfare compared with previous schemes. Furthermore, it is histologically validated and easy to use for the routine assessment of broiler welfare in processing plants...
  3. doi request reprint Risk and indicators of condemnation of male turkey broilers in western France, February-July 2006
    C Lupo
    AFSSA, French Agency for Food Safety, Pig, Poultry and Fishes Veterinary Research Laboratory, Epidemiology and Welfare of Poultry and Rabbits Research Unit, Zoopole, BP 53, 22440 Ploufragan, France
    Prev Vet Med 94:240-50. 2010
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  4. doi request reprint Skin lesions in broiler chickens measured at the slaughterhouse: relationships between lesions and between their prevalence and rearing factors
    V Allain
    AFSSA site de Ploufragan, Ploufragan, France
    Br Poult Sci 50:407-17. 2009
    ..Only scratches and breast blisters were related to high stocking density. The type of lesion was related to genotype. Genotype A (fast-growing) had fewer breast blisters but deeper footpad lesions than B (slower-growing)...