Caring for our sheep

Caring for our sheep

The health and wellbeing of our animals is fundamental to a sustainable industry and of critical importance to our stakeholders. Investment in research and adoption supports high standards of welfare and continuous improvement.

FOCUS AREAS and PRIORITIES

1. Animal care and handling

1.1 Reduce, refine and replace painful husbandry practices

1.2 Implement best practice sheep management

1.3 Ensure humane processing and on-farm euthanasia

2. Animal health

2.1 Prevent and manage disease