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22 October 2013, at 2:23am

UK - A meeting is being held at the end of the month to examine environmental enrichment, skin lesions and sampling strategy following a review of Real Welfare in September.

Representatives of all sectors of the industry will be taking part in this, the first meeting, looking at alternative ways of dealing with elements of Real Welfare where concerns have been raised.

The meeting will take place on 29 October and proposals are due to go to consultation in the New Year.

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