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of 14 July 1999. April 2004
on minimum standards for the protection of farm animals
Changed: 425/2005 Sb.
Changed: 425/2005 Coll. (part)
Change: 464/2009 Sb.
Change: 78/2012 Sb.
The Ministry of agriculture determined in accordance with section 29 of Act No 246/1992 Coll., on the
the protection of animals against cruelty, as amended by Act No. 78/2004 Coll. (hereinafter referred to as
the "Act") to implement section 10, 12a, § 12 para. 3, § 29 para. 2 of the Act:
Farm animals behave with regard to the species and age category
or weight and more specific requirements for their protection and well-being
According to the minimum standards laid down by law, international
the contracts ^ 1) by which the Czech Republic is bound, and in accordance with the law
Of the European communities. ^ 2)
The concepts of
For the purposes of this Ordinance, means the
device housing) ^ 2a) for the housing of livestock
(b) box delineated part of the stables) intended to stay at the marketing of the animal or
farm animals; box includes Hutch,
(c) part of the corridor floor area) stables, usually between a range of vazných
standing or boxes, designed in particular to care for farm animals, including
(d) the slatted floor) floor area or part of the stables, with
grids or slits, allowing in particular the fall in feces and water to
Minimum standards for livestock equipment
(1) the stable must be used in accordance with the layout, farming technology
technically and operationally addressed so that air circulation, dust level,
temperature and relative humidity of air, gas concentrations, lighting and
noise levels were maintained within the limits which are not harmful to the animals.
(2) disposition, technical and operational solutions to the stables must, in accordance with the
applied technology of breeding
and daily inspection) to enable the State of health, fitness and well being
(b)) to enable the daily control of the State of technical and technological equipment,
(c)) to prevent the entry of unauthorized persons, and to limit the intrusion of other animals,
(d)) to allow mechanical cleaning, disinfection, disinsectization and meanwhile,
(e)) to enable the Veterinary examination and treatment, administration of substances to animals, and
(f)) to enable the exclusion of separate space for livestock
requiring special care, animals injured, sick or suspected of
(g)) to enable the safe conduct of operations and activities associated with the rearing
animals and the maintenance of the device.
(3) the Box must be dimensionally and performing should be differentiated by technology
housing, type and age or weight of livestock.
It is used to cover the side gate, must define the position of the
the marketing of the animal when lying and standing on the specified surface, avoiding
the animal's defecation on the neighboring place of marketing and cross of the oven
when standing up and lying down or livestock in the box when
free housing, or prevent a threat or disturbance of the peace or
threats or damage to the health or life of the offspring.
and) must match the weight of livestock,
(b)) must in living quarters to a minimum to reduce the risk of slipping and
in livestock must not give rise to injury, with the
farm animals come into contact ^ 2b),
(c)) must have a grate grate with corresponding to the fixed tread flat and
the width of the slots according to species, age and weight of the animals, the width of the
the slots must prevent the insertion of the limb of an economic animal, edges
roštnic must be a fuzzy, without odštěpů with minimal camber roštnic.
(5) Ramps, walkways and bridges for loading and unloading of livestock,
established as part of the stables, and moving conveyor belts for containers
must be fitted with non-slip surface and side player,
to prevent the fall of economic animal or container with the economic
animals; height of inequality should not exceed 0.2 m and the width of the gaps in the
the floor or between two floors must prevent the insertion of the limb
the marketing of the animal. Ramps, walkways and bridges may not be for pigs,
calves and horses steeper than a 20 ° angle, IE. 36.4% to the horizontal plane,
and for sheep and cattle other than calves than the angle of 26 ° 34 ', IE. 50% to
the horizontal plane. If the slope is steeper than 10 °, i.e.. 17.6%
the horizontal plane must be ramps, walkways and bridges constructed
so that the animals could without risks or problems come up or go down.
(6) material that is used for the construction of housing, especially for the
troughs and gutters, as well as the device, with which the animals may come into contact,
for them, must not be harmful and must be suitable for a thorough cleaning and
disinfection. Housing and installation to ensure safety
livestock must be constructed and maintained so as to not
sharp edges or edges or protrusions that could injure the animals.
§ 1 c
General requirements for the breeding of farm animals
In breeding of farm animals
and) need to farm animals from birth to the presence of introduced
man, contact with him and perform basic breeding operations and
the use of livestock equipment, facilities, and equipment,
(b)) should be paid special attention to pregnant female, the female after
childbirth, breastfeeding females and their young,
(c)) it is possible to their permanent location in winter only in arcs
or on pastures, if the following farmed animals on this way
breeding in the climatic conditions of the already provide enough and such
the farming method does not cause suffering to them,
d) must be in the arcs, or secured in the pastures, to water resources
visibility was near zero and farm animals have been accessible,
e) cannot be farmed animals of any age category listed in this
the decree to use and practice as driving animals to humans or from
other reasons, get in, with the exception of horses, donkeys and their hybrids, or is
use for matches,
(f)) must not be limited the freedom of movement of livestock in the arcs
or on pastures by attaching weights or other similar object to
farm animals; freedom of movement of livestock shall not be
further limited by binding of livestock or by binding the different parts of the
the body of livestock, or by binding the more livestock to
Minimum standards for the protection of cattle
(1) minimum standards for the protection of categories of bovine animals under the age of six
months (hereinafter referred to as "calves") lays down the following conditions
and after giving birth) zookeeper intensive cattle farms and
ensure basic treatment of the cow and calf, including treatment navel
the calf, in the appropriate disinfection, and ensure that the newborn calf has accepted what
soon as possible and not later than 6 hours after birth, a sufficient quantity of
the colostrum from the mother, or from another source,
(b) calves shall not be tethered), in addition to the calves in the herd, which
may be tethered for periods of feeding milk or milk substitute, a maximum
However, 1 hour
(c)) must not be deployed to the calves, the muzzle
d) all calves must be fed at least twice a day, for all
calves are housed in groups, which are not fed to satiation by
own needs of the animal, or by an automatic feeding system, must
be provided with access to the food at the same time as the other calves
in the Group; in hot weather or ill calves with fresh water
e) diet for calves must contain as much iron, so as to ensure
the average blood haemoglobin, but at least 4.5 mmol/litre,
each calf over two weeks must be given a diet containing fiber in the
the minimum amount increasing gradually from 50 g to 250 g for calves
at the age of 8 to 20 weeks,
f) width of any individual pen for a calf shall be at least
the calf at the Withers, measured in the standing position, and the length must be
at least equal to the body length measured from the rostrálního edge of the eyes after
the caudal edge of the greater tubercle of the hip factor multiplied by 1.1.
Individual pens for calves, in addition to the dedicated for isolation of the sick
animals must have solid walls, but the walls with openings, which provide
the calves to have direct Visual and tactile contact with others; This provision
does not apply to calves kept with their mothers from the
because of breastfeeding, and stables with fewer than six calves,
g) tele older eight weeks must not be kept in individual pens, if
According to the veterinarian, his health and his behavior
does not require isolation and individual care; This provision, however,
does not apply to calves kept with their mothers because of the
breastfeeding, and stables with fewer than six calves,
h) for calves kept in groups, the unobstructed space for one
the calf of a live weight of 150 kg of at least 1.5 m2; 1.7 m2 for each calf from
150 to 220 kg live weight and at least 1.8 m2 for each calf over 220 kg
I) in the stables with cattle, shall be provided by natural or artificial
lighting; When using artificial lighting at least from 9 to 17
hours in the intensity of the corresponding natural light,
(j)) are housed in the stables for the calves or pit is ensured by podestlání
appropriate bedding; This applies in particular to the calves less than two
weeks and calves in isolation,
k) up to the age of one week the calves and calves with incompletely zhojeným navel,
may only be moved from the holding on which it was born, only in emergency
cases; When the movement of calves and transporting them to the market, it is necessary
ensure that measures for the protection of their health and well-being,
l) for calves kept in buildings must be secured by their breeder
inspection at least twice daily and calves that are not kept in
buildings, at least once a day,
m) housing, pens, equipment and utensils used for calves must be properly
cleaned and disinfected to prevent cross-infection and the establishment
pathogenic organisms; faeces, urine and uneaten or
spilt food must be removed so as to reduce the smell of the
minimum ^ 2 c),
n) floors must be smooth but not slippery so as to prevent
injury to the calves and must be designed so that the calves standing or
the camp not to cause injury or suffering; must be appropriate having regard to the
the size and weight of the calves and form a rigid, even and stable surface,
about) when handling the cattle drive tools may not be used
using electric discharge.
(2) the provisions of paragraph 1 shall apply to newly built or
the renovated stables for calves and from 31. December 2006, shall apply to the
all stables for calves.
(3) minimum standards for the protection of the category of registered breeders
under special legislation ^ 4) for use in natural
breeding and insemination and breeding for odchovávané býčky aged
six months (hereinafter referred to as "breeding bulls") lays down the following conditions
and the service area) area are dealt with, and maintained to prevent
injury or breeding bull breeding,
b) mechanical devices causing the breeding bulls to move can be switched on
at the time, under the condition that they are properly controlled and
(c)) the minimum area for individual housing of a breeding bull in boxing is
16 m2 and in case of a weight greater than 1000 kg must be on every 60 kg
live weight area increased by 1.0 m2,
d) permanent tethering bulls chained around the neck should not be
(4) the breeding bulls can be introduced and used for naskočení another
breeding bull semen collection.
(5) special attention must be paid for all categories of hoof health
adult bovine animals; among the preventive measures include checking the status of
hooves and paznehtářská editing undertaken at regular intervals
so, in order to prevent the overgrowth of horn or other damage
the hoof and painful conditions that trigger a change of physiological position
or the mobility of the animals.
(6) minimum standards for the protection of the category of bulls and heifers, who
are not registered under special legislation ^ 4) for use in
the RAM from the age of six months (hereinafter referred to as "bovine animals for fattening ')
the following terms and conditions
and) in groups should not be bred together freely with cattle horns and without corners,
If it does not have free access to the Paddock or pasture,
(b)) to prevent mutual naskakování bulls may not be used by conductors
(7) minimum standards for the protection of breeding cows who exist categories of bovine animals and heifers
from the age of six months, which are recorded under special laws
regulations, ^ 4) for use in the RAM or are for this purpose
cultivated in (hereinafter referred to as "cows and heifers '), lays down the following conditions
and the number of animals in free) housing shall not be greater than the number of boxes and
the number of seats in the krmišti, if there is no bulky feed served to saturate the
According to the own needs of the animal; spaces, including corridors and yards
ensure such conditions, in order to avoid disproportionate to group pressures,
(b)) to limit the movement of cows and heifers on standing, especially when their milking
or to limit the defecation and urination into a specific area of dung aisle, with
You must not use the wires under voltage,
c) mechanical devices causing the cows or heifers to move can be
switched on at the time under the condition that they are properly controlled
and individually adjusted; in the last 2 months of pregnancy must not
This device is used,
d) milking must be selected and maintained milking machine
in order to avoid damage to the mammary gland. Nurse cows must
used to control technological equipment for milking and control
the correctness of its use. Daily inspection of animals must be
pay attention to the mammary gland and sexual organs. The possible emergence of
abnormalities must be closely monitored during the last month
e) cow or heifer when using intensive breeding stables in the
before birth and after ustájí in box with solid floors and bedding,
f) nurse cows or heifers calving must control technique,
Special attention to hygiene, especially when assisted childbirth;
There is a suspicion that the birth will be difficult, or if it is not possible to equip
Tele manually without serious risk to the cow or calf, it is necessary to
to request the assistance of a veterinarian without delay. During delivery carried out by
a nurse could not use mechanical AIDS except manually
controlled by ropes; in exceptional cases, you can use manual labor
a lever-operated rope, if they can be quickly released.
(8) To guarding the cattle dogs may be used only if they are for this
the purpose of the trained, and that after a period of slow, for example.
(9) additional requirements for premises for the accommodation of bovine animals provided for in annex No. 1
of this order.
Minimum standards for the protection of pigs
(1) For the purposes of this Ordinance, means the
a) pig animal of a species, of any age, kept for breeding,
breeding or fattening,
(b)) a male pig after puberty, the boar is included in the breeding ^ 4),
c) gilt sexually mature female pig before the first birth,
d) sow female pig after the first birth,
e) sow post partum female pig between the perinatal period and the weaning of the piglets
the offspring; perinatal conditions means the period just before birth, childbirth
itself and the time immediately after birth,
(f) the pregnant sow dry sows) in the time between the pups and
g) pig a pig from birth to weaning,
h) weaner pig from weaning to the age of 10 weeks,
I) rearing and fattening pig a pig from ten weeks to
slaughter or breeding.
(2) the usable floor area available to each weaner or rearing
pig fattening pig kept in a group, with the exception of the recessed
gilts and sows, must be at least:
and) for pig of live weight to 10 kg 0.15 m2,
(b)) for the pig with a live weight from 10 kg to 20 kg 0.20 m2,
(c)) for the pig with a live weight from 20 kg to 30 kg 0.30 m2,
(d)) for the pig with a live weight from 30 kg to 50 kg 0.40 m2,
(e)) for the pig with a live weight from 50 kg to 85 kg 0.55 m2,
(f)) for the pig with a live weight of between 85 kg and 110 kg, 0.65 m2
g) for swine weighing more than 110 kg 1.00 m2.
(3) For gilts or sows kept in groups must
do the unobstructed floor area for each flush
gilt at least 1.64 m2 and 2.25 for each sow at least m2.
When these animals are kept in groups of fewer than six pieces
must be unobstructed floor area increased by 10%. If they are
these animals are kept in groups of 40 or more pieces, the total
usable floor area may be reduced by 10%.
(4) floor must meet the following requirements:
and) must be smooth but not slippery so as to prevent injury to the
to the pigs and must be designed, constructed and maintained so that the pigs
cause injury or suffering. Must match the size and
the weight of the pigs and form a rigid, even and stable surface,
(b)) for gilts after service and pregnant sows part of the area required in
paragraph 3 equal to at least 0.95 m2 per gilt and at least 1.3 m2
the sow must consist of continuous solid floor of which is for the
freeing ports shall be reserved a maximum of 15%,
(c)) where they are for pigs kept in groups used concrete slatted
the floor, the maximum width of the space between openings (running Board surfaces
grid) must be
1.11 mm for piglets,
2.14 mm for weaners,
3.18 mm for rearing pigs,
4.20 mm for gilts after service and sows,
(d)) where they are for pigs kept in groups used concrete slatted
the floor, the minimum width of the grate (grate treads) must be
1.50 mm for piglets and weaners to weaning,
2.80 mm for rearing pigs, gilts after service and
(5) the pigs kept in groups, which are particularly aggressive,
the one that has been attacked by other pigs or that are sick or
injured, must temporarily be kept in individual pens. In this
If a separate pen used shall allow easy rotation of the animal,
If this is not contrary to the recommendation of a veterinarian.
(6) in part of the building, in which pigs are kept, not to be exceeded
continuous noise level of 85 dB. Must minimize the possibility of
standing or sudden noise causing stress in pigs.
(7) the pigs must be kept in light with an intensity of at least the environment 40
lux for eight hours a day.
(8) the accommodation for pigs must be constructed in such a way as to
each pig could
and) have access to the area, which is physically and thermally comfortable,
equipped with adequately drained and clean which allows all the animals at the same time
(b)) without normally, rest and get up,
c) see other pigs; However, for sows and gilts may not be
condition is met in the week before the expected farrowing time and during may
sows and gilts to be kept out of sight of the animals of the same species.
(9) the pigs must have permanent access to a sufficient quantity of material,
that allows them to behavioural activities, such as straw, hay, wood,
sawdust, mushroom compost, peat or a from = "2010" měsi such
material that does not endanger the health of the animals.
(10) all pigs must be fed at least once a day. If
the pigs are housed in groups and not fed at will
or do not have an automatic feeding system, each pig must have
access to food at the same time as the others in the group.
(11) all pigs over two weeks must have continuous access to
a sufficient quantity of fresh water. Drinkers of the pigs must be lightly
accessible. When the housing can pin water bottle
feel most 16 pigs. The use of feedingstuffs in liquid form, excluding substitutes
milk for piglets to 2 weeks of age, it is not considered a power.
(12) the Reduction part of the tail and a uniform reduction of corner teeth of piglets
by grinding or clipping leaving an intact smooth surface
must not be carried out routinely but only in cases where it is established
injuries the sow or the ears and tails of the other pigs. Before
carrying out these procedures, other measures shall be taken, which
preventing the tail-biting and other vices, taking in the
account environment and stocking densities. For this reason,
must change inappropriate environmental conditions or management. Tusks of boars
may be truncated, if this is necessary to prevent injuries to other
animals or for security reasons.
(13) the pigs kept outdoors must have the option of hiding or have to
provided shelter for protection from the weather.
Additionally, you must be available to the unfrozen water sources.
(14) for the protection of pigs are laid down the following conditions:
and) boar pens must be sited and constructed so that the boar
could rotate and hear, smell and see other pigs; free floor
space pens for an adult boar must be at least 6 m2,
(b)) in cases where the crates are also used as a place for breeding
the sow must be floor area available to an adult boar at least 10 m2
and in a pen must not be any obstacles
c) breeding boars can be introduced and used for naskočení other
breeding pigs for the collection of semen.
(15) the protection of sows and gilts are set forth the following
terms and conditions:
and new construction) or modify the device for tethering of sows, or
gilts are disabled; the use of tethers for sows and gilts is
b) sows and gilts shall, during the period beginning four weeks after
recess and ends one week before the expected farrowing time, behave in a
groups. Pen where the group is kept must have sides greater
than 2.8 m. If in a group of houses less than six individuals, in
where the group is kept must have sides greater than 2.4 m,
(c)) by way of derogation from (b)) may be sows and gilts kept in
operations with fewer than ten sows housed during the period referred
in subparagraph (b)) individually, provided that they are in pens can easily
d) sows and gilts shall have permanent access to manipulable
the material that enables them to behavioural activities,
e) sows and gilts kept in groups must be fed using a
a system which ensures that each individual can take
sufficient food even when competitors are present
(f)) for the purpose of saturation and satisfy their need to chew, must receive
all dry pregnant sows and gilts a sufficient quantity of
bulky or high-fibre food as well as
g) measures must be taken to minimise aggression in groups,
h) pregnant sows and gilts must, if necessary, be treated against
ectoparasites and endoparasites. Before placing into the birthing pen must
pregnant sows and gilts to be thoroughly cleaned,
I) in the week before the expected farrowing time sows and gilts must get in
appropriate bedding, sufficient if it allows the system to
the removal of solid and liquid feces used in the device,
j) to facilitate the spontaneous or assisted childbirth must be
sow or gilt free area,
k) birth in which pens, sows are kept loose must be equipped with
side barriers protecting the piglets, such as. protective bars.
(4) to protect the piglets are laid down the following conditions:
and part of the total floor area), large enough to simultaneously
allow all the animals to rest together, must be solid or covered with a
mat, or be littered with straw or any other suitable material,
(b)) in the farrowing crate, the piglets must have sufficient space to be able to
c) piglets must not be weaned earlier than at the age of 28 days, unless the
otherwise have been adversely affected by the welfare and health of the mother or
Piglet. However, piglets may be weaned up to seven days earlier if the
are relocated to a space that is before placing a new group
emptied, cleaned and disinfected thoroughly and that is separated from the
spaces where sows are kept, in order to minimise the transmission of diseases
(d)) where necessary, the heat source is ensured, which is not harmful to the sow.
(17) for the protection of weaners and rearing pigs for fattening are
laid down the following conditions:
and) if the pigs are kept in groups measures must be taken
to prevent fighting which goes beyond normal behaviour of
b) pigs must be kept in groups and mixing with other
pigs should be kept to a minimum. If the pigs are mixed they shall
, it is necessary to merge them at the earliest possible age, preferably in the
one week after weaning. When pigs are mixed, it should be
plenty of escape or hide from other pigs,
c) if the symptoms of strong conflicts, it is necessary to immediately investigate the
the causes and take appropriate action, for example, is, if possible,
provide them with a greater amount of straw or other material to the dissipated
attention. Animals at risk or particularly aggressive animals shall be
kept separate from the group,
(d) the use of calming drugs) in order to facilitate mixing shall be
limited to exceptional conditions and only after consultation with a veterinarian must be
(18) the provisions of paragraph 3, paragraph 4 (b). b) to (d)), paragraph 5 of the second
sentences of paragraph 15 (b). b) to (d)) apply to newly constructed,
the reconstructed or first put into service as listed buildings for pigs and from
January 1, 2013, will apply to all buildings for pigs.
(19) additional requirements for premises housing pigs are laid down in
Annex No 2 to this Decree.
Minimum standards for the protection of sheep and goats
Minimum standards for the protection of sheep and goats, lays down the following conditions
and a multi-purpose and) troughs to feed and feed supplements must be designed and
so placed as to avoid the risk of injury or damage to the eyes and to
ovine or caprine animals have not been threatened by the fall of the žebřin or packages feed
b) drinkers shall be settled and located so as to reduce to a minimum the
the possibility of contamination of feces or urine, the risk of freezing or spill
water and to prevent personal injury; nurse keeps them clean and checks
at least once a day, while extreme weather fluctuations more often
(c)) special care shall be given to the maintenance of the tools used to
cutting, marking and application antiparazitárních preparations and
antiparasitic baths sheep equipment in working order. The mouth of the
feeders of medicines must have the size of the corresponding age and breed
(d) when the farmer does not have the necessary) experience in all aspects of farming,
which include handling sheep, assistance in childbirth, milking,
cutting, if done, all carried out by the methods of the baths and
sprays, editing, hooves and other simple preventive and therapeutic
procedures according to the instructions of the veterinarian, must ensure that the professional
assistance or the availability of such facilities solutions to common
operational issues will allow
e) sheep and goats can be rarely behave individually in the stables must
be breeding sheep and goats before birth and breeding of sheep and goats which have already
boil, kept in pens, only in the period of births and breastfeeding
pups can be housed in individual pens; births
pastures can be carried out only in sheep and goats, which are adapted to the
environment and local conditions,
f) adult sheep breeds reared for the production of wool at least once
for the year that. Cutting machines must be regularly cleaned and
disinfected, so that they are in working order, and their implementation
must be appropriate to the size and age of the animals. Before and during cutting with
sheep treated with care to avoid injury. The wounds caused during
cutting must be promptly treated,
g) cut the sheep are nevyhánějí outside the animal, if it can be in the
relation to the climatic conditions, to assume that the cutting of the fleece will be
have a detrimental effect on their health and fitness status,
h) special attention must be paid the State of hooves; between preventive
the measures include adjusting hooves carried out at regular intervals,
in order to limit the spread of hoof rot and other infections. The sheep must not be
discharged on pasture, on which there is a serious risk of contamination.
Entrances and exits of buildings and enclosures are kept in good condition, without barriers
and modified so as to avoid injury to the animals, or damage to the
I) fence must be properly implemented and maintained to prevent leakage
and the risk of injuries of sheep or goats. When you use chicken wire must be
lattices often checked and maintained in a tight condition in order to
in particular, the horned sheep or goat Horn nezachytávaly. Electric
fencing must be designed and maintained to an electrical impulse or
touch raised immediate alarms only sheep,
j) to guarding the sheep or goats, dogs can be used only if they are for
this purpose, trained, and that after a period of slow, for example,
to) if the sheep or goats kept outdoors in a safe rough
the conditions and the weather is favourable, the deep seated animal control
and livestock equipment at least once a week. However, tours
must be carried out more frequently if it is tranquility ovine or caprine animals at risk,
in particular, at the time of the births, after cutting or bath, at a time of increased
the risk of infection or predators and flies after significant changes in the
management of farming or other conditions
l) biological water for sheep and goats is covered on a daily basis either by
they served water in sufficient quantity and of adequate quality, or is
they served food with sufficient content of water. Maybe there's a combination
both ways. Only feed with plenty of water cannot be lodged with the
sheep and goats in lactation,
m) of floor space in the stables for sheep and goats must be at least
1.0.15 m2 for 10 kg body weight for ewes or goats
2.0.15 m2 for 10 kg body weight for Lambs or kids,
3 0.25 m2 per 10 kg bodyweight or goats for breeding Rams in
4.0.30 m2 per 10 kg bodyweight or goats for breeding Rams in
Minimum standards for the protection of horses
Minimum standards for the protection of horses, the horses and apply mutatis mutandis
the donkeys and their hybrids ("horse"). The following shall be established
terms and conditions
and standing between the tie-up) horses are separated by centrifugal
(b)) to the ceiling height in the barn, where horses are kept, or occasionally
tied shall be 1.5 times the height at the withers block, but at least
2.20 m; ceiling height is measured from the floor level, on which the horse stands to
construction of the roof, or other structural element of the stable low numbers;
door openings, where the horses are going through, must have such a shape to
horses can navigate through it calmly and safely; the free passage in the stable
the door and the door of the box must be at least 1.20 x 2.20 m; This
the provisions shall apply from 1 January 2005. 1.2012 at the newly built stables, or the first time
into service, placed the stables,
(c)) when the tethering of horses may be applied only to the halter or belt nákrční.
This does not apply when the opportunistic tethering. A horse that is accommodated in
parking must be tethered so that they could lay with his head resting on the ground,
(d)) at the outdoor stocking density of more than 24 hours should be
ensure that on the pasture or in the paddock and in the case of power device
the year-round pasture-rearing shed, if the horses do not have direct
access to the stables,
(e)), in particular areas, entrances and exits of buildings and enclosures, are maintained without
barriers and foreign objects modified so as to avoid injury
(f)) for all horses older than two weeks, who are not flashing by
own needs of the animal, or by using the auto-supply system,
their need for fluids must be covered by a power supply at least three times
g) for all horses housed in the group who are not fed into the
saturation according to your own needs of the animal, or by using the automatic
feeding system, ensures access to the food at the same time as the
the other horses in the Group; feeding is administered at least twice daily and feed
the batch must contain a digestible fibre in sufficient quantities,
(h)) in the stables with foals shall be provided by natural or artificial
lighting; When you use artificial lighting during the period from 9 am to 5 pm in the
the intensity of the corresponding natural light,
I) for the Colts are housed in the stables must be suitable podestýlat
bedding; This applies in particular to the foals less than two weeks,
(j)) for the Colts should not be used náhubku deployment or permanent tethering
foal in the period until weaning,
k) horses must be regularly inspected. If necessary, the
be performed to edit hooves, to prevent the overgrowth of horn or
other damage hooves, hoof with okovají or, if necessary, affix
l) technology in the service area and the area for the breeding of horses, resolves to
to prevent injury or breeding Stallion breeding mares
m) mechanical devices causing the animals to move must be turned on
time needed under the condition that they are properly controlled and
individually adjusted; for mares in the last 2 months of pregnancy
This device must not be used,
n) equipment, harness and equipment used to be a reasonable construction of the
the body, the age of the horse's abilities and performance, not causing damage to the
or injury; AIDS and equipment using electrical impulse,
the power of a, Spurs with sharp outcroppings or spikes may not be
use it; If they are on wheels, fin must rotate freely,
about) must have at least the animal corridor width
1. in a double row of 3 m, the stables
2. between two rows of boxes, or a series of boxes and wall 3 m,
3. between the two rows of boxes, or a series of boxes and the wall, when the folding
door boxes 2.5 m,
4. between two rows of boxes, when horses are in the stable for the saddle, 3.5 m;
This provision shall apply from the 1. 1.2012 at the newly built stables or
placed into service for the stables,
p) floor standing must be in the front third of the horizontal, in the back of the
a slope of at least 1.5%, flooring stores for public housing and the floor box
must have a minimum slope of 1.5%; This provision shall apply from the 1. 1.
2012 at the newly built barn or stable for the first time placed into operation,
q) additional requirements for premises for the stabling of horses set out in annex No. 3
This order, which is from 1. 1.2012 refers to the newly built stables
or placed into service for the stables.
Minimum standards for the protection of ducks, geese and turkeys
(1) this provision applies to domestic ducks (Anas platyrhynchos),
musk ducks (Cairina moschata) and hybrids of ducks and duck Parvovirus
Home (hereinafter referred to as "ducks"), domestic geese (Anser Anser domesticus, f.
Anser cygnoides f. domesticus) and hybrids thereof (hereinafter referred to as "geese") and
turkeys (Meleagris gallopavo) (hereinafter referred to as "turkeys").
(2) when carrying out a flock or group of ducks, geese or turkeys
There must be no unnecessary noise or interference. When the total inspection
schools or groups of ducks, geese or turkeys, particular attention must
given to body condition, movements or other behavior patterns, breathing,
the State of the plumage, beak, eyes, skin, legs, feet and claws, presence of
external parasites, faeces, quality food and water consumption and gain.
(3) the floor must provide sufficient space to allow all
ducks, geese or turkeys could relax at the same time, and shall be covered with
appropriate bedding. Bedding must be provided and maintained, if
It is possible, in a dry state, pulverizing, to ducks, geese or turkeys
to keep clean. Those parts of the housing spaces of which
ducks, geese or turkeys come into contact, thoroughly cleaned and
disinfected every time after the pick, and before storage.
(4) the Feeding and watering equipment must be designed, constructed,
placed, operated and maintained in order to avoid contamination of the
feed and water for all ducks, geese or turkeys should
sufficient access and for the device to work in all weather
conditions and water consumption and feed could be regulated.
(5) in the case of free range must be a freely accessible
shelter designed to protect ducks, geese or turkeys from the adverse
climatic conditions. This shelter must be large enough
to accommodate all the geese, ducks or turkeys at a time, and its floor must
be kept in a dry place. In free range systems in which there is
the risk of contamination of the soil organisms that could harm the health of
ducks, geese or turkeys, this risk must be reduced to a minimum,
for example, using alternately used sealed enclosures.
(6) in the case of ducks, geese and turkeys kept for farming must be
adequate number of appropriately designed spaces for the nest
the appropriate size or must be placed in the room for the nest
a sufficient quantity of straw, or similar material. Snášková nest for
ducks and area for relaxation for ducks and geese may not be as high
above the floor, that their use were the problem or to
for them meant the risk of injury. Snášková nest for geese must be
placed on the floor.
(7) the size of the area for ducks, geese and turkeys must be such that the
meet their demands on the environment, having regard to their age,
gender, body weight, health status, and their need for freedom
motion and expressions of normal social behavior of the species. The size of the
the group must be such that it does not lead to behavioral or other
disturbance or injury.
(8) the adult turkeys may not behave in cages, with the exception of the temporary
the location of the breeding of turkeys into cages in the laying period. Perforated
the floors are not allowed except in the rooms above the drains in the vicinity
(9) the ducks and geese may not be worn upside down or lifted only for the
the legs must be podepírány the hands underneath their body and arms around
their bodies, so that the wing to the body. The heavier pieces must be worn
individually. Turkey must not be lifted only on one leg. If they are
turkeys must be worn, worn individually, with the help of methods
appropriate to their size and weight. Small turkeys must be held
for both legs or must be supported on the arm and the body of the person carrying out the
the capture. Larger turkeys must be worn for one leg and diagonally laid
(10) no later than 21 days the age of ducks, geese or turkeys must be light
such a mode, in order to prevent health problems and issues
behavior. Must follow a 24-hour cycle with seamless
periods of darkness, which make up approximately one-third of the day.
(11) from live ducks and geese may not be immature feathers or struggle, including
The General principles for the protection of laying hens
(1) the minimum standards to protect the hens of the species Gallus domesticus (Gallus
Gallus f. domestica), which have reached laying maturity and are kept
for the production of eggs for hatching (hereinafter referred to as "laying hens")
do not apply to the equipment in which it is kept less than 350 laying hens, and the
facilities for breeding chickens.
(2) For the purposes of this Ordinance, means the
and) nest a separate space for egg laying, for an individual hen or for
a group of hens (Group nest), between the floor components of which may not
use wire mesh that can come into contact with laying hens,
(b)) a litter any friable material enabling the hens to
satisfy their Ethological needs,
(c)) usable area space of at least 30 cm wide with a floor slope
not exceeding 14%, with a height of (luminance) at least 45 cm. premises for the
the nests are not regarded as usable areas.
(3) noise level must be reduced to a minimum. You must avoid
constant or sudden noise. Ventilation, feed technology, or other
the equipment shall be constructed, placed and operated so that the
What was the smallest noise. The same is true for their maintenance.
(4) all buildings shall be illuminated so that the hens may
each other to see and be seen, to investigate their surroundings visually and
exhibit a normal level of activity. Where there is natural light, must
be the window is arranged so that the light is spread evenly across the
space. After the first days of adaptation must be such that the light mode
prevent health problems and vices. Must comply with the
24-hour lighting scheme, which must include reasonable
uninterrupted period of darkness lasting one third of the day so that the laying hens
to relax and to prevent their suffering. Control lights
will ensure the time twilight long enough to ensure that the hens may
unhindered and without risk of injury to settle.
(5) parts of buildings, equipment or utensils with the hens come into
contact must be thoroughly cleaned and disinfected regularly, and in any
the case every time depopulation and before a new batch of
laying hens. For the cast of the cage must be surfaces and all equipment
kept clean. Dead hens must clear a day. Trus is
should be removed as often as is necessary according to the technologies used.
(6) the cage must be secured so as to prevent hens escaping.
Technological systems with two or more floors of cages must be
provided with equipment, or such measures must be adopted that will allow
inspection of all floors, and will facilitate the removal of hens.
(7) the shape and dimensions of the cage door must be such that it can be removed
an adult hen without unnecessary suffering or injury.
(8) Keepers of laying hens must comply with the minimum standards for breeding
protection of laying hens and the choice of the technology standards for
and) alternative systems,
(b) the unenriched cage systems),
c) enriched cage systems.
Minimum standards for the protection of laying hens in alternative systems of rearing
(1) all newly constructed or reconstructed alternative systems
breeding and all systems for the first time put into operation shall comply with the
the following requirements for all hens
and grooved feeder seat at least) 10 cm of the length of the feeding area at
per bird or circular feeder, providing at least 4 cm in length
feeding space per hen,
(b)) 24-hour water bottle shaped providing 2.5 cm length power
space per hen or circular feeders providing 1 cm in length
the power of space per hen,
(c)) where they are used nipple drinkers or, at least
one such feeding pump for every 10 hens. Where they are installed
power supply equipment must have within reach of each hen for at least two
nipple drinkers or two,
(d)), at least one nest for every seven hens. If you are using
the nest group, must be at least 1 m2 of nest space for
a maximum of 120 hens,
e) adequate perches, without sharp edges, providing at least 15 cm in
hen. Perches must not be installed above the litter and horizontal
the distance between perches and the wall must be at least 20 cm,
(f)) of at least 250 cm2 of littered area per hen, with
litter occupying at least one third of the area.
(2) the floor shall be constructed so as to provide adequate support for the
each of the forward-facing claws of each foot.
(3) If systems of rearing are used where the laying hens are free
to move between different levels,
and must not be located here) more than four levels,
(b)) height (lightness) between the levels must be at least 45 cm,
c) power and feeding equipment shall be placed in such a way as to provide
the same approach to all the hens,
d) levels must be so arranged as to prevent droppings falling into
the lower floor.
(4) If laying hens have access to open runs,
and) must be available several popholes giving direct access to the
the outer area, at least 35 cm high and 40 cm wide, and
extending along the entire length of the building; in any case, you must
be per group of 1000 hens available a total of 2 m openings,
(b)) runs must be on the desktop, dimension matching stocking density and
the nature of the land to avoid contamination,
c) runs must be equipped with shelter from adverse
weather and predators and, if necessary, by appropriate
(5) the stocking density must not exceed nine laying hens per m2 usable area.
(6) the minimum requirements laid down in paragraph 1 shall apply to all
alternative systems from 1. January 1, 2007.
Minimum standards for the protection of laying hens in unenriched cage
(1) all unenriched cage systems must comply with for all
laying hens, the following requirements
and) for each bird in the cage floor surface must be ensured
at least 550 cm2, measured in a horizontal plane, which can be used without restriction;
not counted in particular hen of the area to prevent
waste of food that may limit usable free space,
(b)) cage shall be equipped with one žlábkovým accessible without restriction;
the length of the feeding area must be at least 10 cm per bird in a cage,
(c)) are not available if the nipple drinkers or must
each cage to be a continuous shaped napáječkou the same length
as the grooved feed trough mentioned in point (b)). Where they are installed
the power device must be within reach of each cage at least two cups
or drinkers, drinking
d) cages shall be at least 40 cm to 65% of the cage area and in no
the site must not be less than 35 cm,
e) floors of cages must be constructed so as to provide reasonable
support adequately each of the forward-facing claws of each foot. The slope of the floor
must not exceed 14% or 8 St., in the case of floors made of wire mesh with
nepravoúhlými STS may be greater,
f) cages shall be fitted with suitable claw-shortening devices.
(2) the rearing of laying hens in unenriched cage systems referred to in paragraph
1 is allowed until 31 December 2008. December 2011.
(3) No cages referred to in paragraph 1 may not build nor for the first time
put into operation.
Minimum standards for the protection of laying hens in enriched cage
All the cages in enriched cage systems must meet at least
the following requirements
laying hens must have)
1. at least 750 cm2 of cage area per hen, 600 cm2 of
usable area; the height of the cage other than one that is above the usable
the area must be at least 20 cm at any point and no cage shall have
the total surface area of less than 2000 cm2,
2. the nest
3. bedding, which allows the pecking and scratching are possible,
4. appropriate perches allowing at least 15 cm per hen,
(b)), it must be ensured that the feeder slot may be used without
restrictions; the length of the feeding area must be at least 12 cm per hen
in a cage,
c) each cage must have a drinking system appropriate to the size of the Group;
where are the cups drinkers must have within reach of each hen
at least two nipple drinkers or two,
(d)) to facilitate inspection, installation and depopulation of hens there must be
between tiers of cages and a minimum aisle width of 90 cm between the floor of the building
and the bottom tier of cages must be left a gap at least 35 cm,
e) cages shall be fitted with suitable claw-shortening devices.
The requirements for holding and breeding requirements of chickens kept for meat production,
the contents of the records by rearing chickens kept for meat, the contents of the data and the list of
samples that are keepers are required to provide the person referred to in section 20
paragraph. 1 (b). j) of the Act
(1) when raising chickens kept for meat production must be located and removed
maintained so as to minimize spills. Feed the chickens must be
bred for meat available either continuously or dávkovaně and not them
be removed earlier than 12 hours before the estimated time of slaughter.
(2) all chickens reared for meat must still have access to dry and
loose surface litter.
(3) when raising chickens kept for meat production must be ventilation sufficient to
to avoid overheating and, where necessary, associated with the systems
heating systems, to remove excessive moisture.
(4) when raising chickens kept for meat production must be reduced to the noise level
minimum. Fans, feeders and other equipment must be
constructed, placed, operated and maintained so as to act as
Perhaps the least noise.
(5) when the breeding of chickens kept for meat must have all the buildings in
which they are reared chickens kept for meat production, the lighting intensity
at least 20 lux during the lighting periods, measured at the eye level of a chicken
reared for meat and that the line is at least 80% of usable space.
A temporary reduction in the intensity of the illumination is possible, if it is necessary to
the basis of the recommendations of the veterinarian. Within seven days of housing chickens
kept for meat until three days before the scheduled time of slaughter
lighting the match rhythm and time-language cover of darkness
with a total duration of at least 6 hours, shall be provided with at least
one 24-hour period of darkness of at least 4 hours, except for the times when it is
the muted lighting.
(6) All chickens kept for meat production must be at least two times a day
checked. Special attention must be paid to the characters, which indicate
on the reduced level of animal welfare or animal health. Chickens
meat with serious injuries or obvious signs of health problems,
as for example, chickens kept for meat production difficulties in walking,
severe cases of pathological content of fluid in the body cavity, or
serious skeletons and chickens kept for meat production, which probably
suffer, must be appropriately treated or immediately slaughtered. Veterinary
the physician must be contacted whenever the health status of chickens kept
the meat requires.
(7) parts of buildings, equipment or apparatus, which are in contact with chickens
bred for meat, must be thoroughly cleaned and disinfected after each
completion of the final depopulation, before putting a new flock to the Hall.
All litter must be removed after final depopulation of the Hall and
NET and vydezinfikovaná Hall must be equipped with clean litter.
(8) the Breeder leads for each lounge on the farm records provided for
other legislation ^ 5).
(9) the content of the data and a list of samples that are keepers are required to
provide for each individual flock of chickens kept for meat production person
referred to in section 20 (2). 1 (b). j) of the Act:
and) the number of chickens kept for meat in a flock of chickens kept for meat on
the beginning of the fattening period,
(b)) usable area in m2,
c) hybrid or breed chickens kept for meat production, if known,
(d)) the number of days of fattening chickens kept for meat, that is, the length of the výkrmového
(e)) the number of chickens kept for meat sent to the slaughter, i.e. the number of
chickens kept for meat production, which remained in the flock chickens kept for meat production
After you remove the chickens kept for meat intended for sale or after
made by brakaci, which means the killing of sick or injured
chickens kept for meat production,
f) daily mortality rate flock and the cumulative daily mortality rate flock
(g)) the number of chickens kept for meat which have died during transport to the slaughterhouse,
h) the results of the post-mortem examination at the slaughterhouse under section 11a. 6 and
The requirements on the economy, requirements for the content and management of documentation and
requirements for breeding chickens kept for meat when stocking density higher than
(1) the rearing of chickens kept for meat when stocking density higher than 33
kg/m2 in the Hall owner or holder of the leads and keeps potential
the submission of the comprehensive documentation with a detailed description of the production
systems. This documentation includes detailed technical information on the
the Hall and its facilities, in particular:
and plan of the hall including dimensions) of the areas which the chickens are kept
reared for meat,
(b)) and, where appropriate, ventilation system cooling and heating system, including
their location, plan of the ventilation with accurate data about the target parameters
the quality of air, such as airflow, air speed and
c) feeding and watering systems and their location,
d) alarm systems and emergency systems in the event of failure of any
automated or mechanical equipment essential for the health and
(e)) kind of floor coverings and commonly used cat litter.
(2) the documentation referred to in paragraph 1 must be submitted on request
protection of animals to the competent authority and shall be continuously updated.
In particular, technical inspections are recorded of the ventilation system, and
the alarm system. The owner or keeper shall immediately notify the
protection of animals to the competent authority any changes in the Hall, the changes
equipment or processes which may affect the welfare of chickens kept for
(3) the owner or breeder, in addition to the requirements set out in section 11, shall
ensure that each Hall at the farm was equipped with a ventilation system
and, where appropriate, heating and cooling system, which they are designed,
constructed and operated so as to
and) the concentration of ammonia (NH3) does not exceed 20 ppm and the concentration of carbon
carbon dioxide (CO2) does not exceed 3 000 ppm, while the measurement is performed on the
the level of Heads of chickens kept for meat production,
(b) the external temperature) the internal temperature by more than 3 ° c, if
This outside temperature in the shade exceeds 30 ° c,
(c)) the average relative humidity measured in the lobby of the economy in the course of 48
hours do not exceed 70%, if the outdoor temperature is lower than 10 ° c.
(4) if the stocking density is higher than 33 kg/m2, in literature,
to a flock of chickens kept for meat sent to the slaughterhouse, together with the relevant
flock shall mention the particulars of daily mortality rates and cumulative daily rate
mortality rate calculated by the owner or keeper, and the details of the hybrid or
breed chickens. The daily mortality rate means the number of chickens kept at the
the meat, which have died in one Hall on the same day, including the chickens kept
the meat, which was brakována because of the disease or even from other
reasons, divided by the number of chickens kept for meat production, which on that day
located in the lobby, multiplied by 100. The cumulative daily mortality rate
means the sum of the daily mortality rates.
(5) under the supervision of the official veterinarian, the information referred to in
paragraph 4, as well as the number of chickens kept for meat production, which was in
the arrival of the dead, with an indication of the economy and in the Hall
economy. The credibility of data and cumulative daily mortality rates are
verifies with reference to the number slaughtered chickens kept for meat production and on the number of
chickens kept for meat production, which was on arrival at the slaughterhouse.
(6) the official veterinarian shall evaluate in the context of the checks carried out
under Regulation (EC) No 854/2004, the results of a post-mortem examination to
learn other possible signs of a lack of animal welfare in the economy
or in the lobby, in the holding of origin, such as abnormal rate
Contact Dermatitis, parasitic disease and systemic disease.
(7) if the mortality rate referred to in paragraph 4, or results
post-mortem examination referred to in paragraph 6, the lack of cool
the animals, the official veterinarian shall notify the owner of the relevant data
or keeper of the animals and the locally competent authority Veterinary Administration.
The criteria for allowing increased density that exceeds the density of
39 kg/m2, and a maximum of 3 kg/m2
(1) the criteria for allowing increased density that exceeds the
39 kg/m2 density, up to a maximum of 3 kg/m2, are the following:
and the economy) monitoring by the competent authority of the protection
of animals during the last 2 years did not reveal any deficiencies as regards the
requirements set by the laws and regulations governing the protection and breeding of chickens
kept for meat ^ 6)
(b) the monitoring by the owner or holder) of the holding is carried out
the use of best management practices manuals that contain instructions for
compliance with legislation governing the protection and breeding of chickens kept
the meat ^ 6)
(c)) for at least seven consecutive controlled flocks in the lobby
the cumulative daily mortality rate was less than 1% + 0.06% multiplied by the age
the slaughtered flock in days.
(2) if the competent authority has not been done during the last animal protection
two years on-farm monitoring must be done at least
one monitoring in order to verify whether the requirement referred to in paragraph
(3) by way of derogation from paragraph 1 (a). (c)), the competent authority may decide to
the increase in density, provided the owner or holder of a sufficient
the explanation for the exceptional nature of a higher cumulative daily mortality rates
or prove that it is not in its options affect its causes.
§ 11 c
Minimum standards for the protection of farmed ratites
(1) the minimum standards of protection, in particular the faremně kept runners species
ostrich (Struthio camelus), nandu pampový (Rhea americana) and
EMU (Dromaius novaehollandiae), lays down the following conditions
and the economy is at least fencing) 180 cm high, rounded at the corners,
strong and safe enough to avoid in case of impact
injuries to runners. The farm must be secure against the entry of larger species
wild animals or stray dogs,
(b) the minimum size of the enclosure) for 3 adult ostriches is 1000 m2,
each additional adult plus 800 m2; the shortest side of the enclosure
shall not be less than 10 m, and at least one side must be extended
(c) the minimum size of the enclosure) for 3 adult nandu or emu is a 500 m2, on
each additional adult plus 250 m2; the shortest side of the enclosure
shall be not less than 7 m and at least one side must be extended
(d)) in one paddock can be reared only one breeding group, i.e.. 1
breeding male and 1 to 5 of breeding females. This prevents physical contact
between each breeding groups, in some cases, it is necessary
and Visual barrier.
(2) the minimum height of the shelter for adult ostriches is 3 m.
the width of the door and is 150 cm. passes the walls enclose the shelter of the three
the parties and closing system in it allows the separation of the male. Minimum
area for ostriches is 10 m2 per 1 adult piece for the young from
the time of hatching until 6 months of age increases gradually from 0.25 to 2 m2 per 1
the piece, minimum total area pens for this category is 30 m2.
(3) the minimum height of the shelter for adult nandu and emu is 2.5 m.
Minimum door width and is 150 cm. passes the walls enclose the shelter
from three sides and sealing system it allows the separation of the male. Area
nandu and emu has to achieve at least 5 m2 to 1 for an adult,
chicks from hatching to 6 months of age increases gradually from 0.25 m2
to 2 m2 per 1 piece, minimum total area pens for this category is
20 m2. The maximum number in a group of young runners is 40 individuals.
(4) individual may only be held by an ostrich, nandu and emu only after a period of
necessary when illness, injury, or aggressive behavior. In doing so,
He must be able to see and hear other birds in breeding.
section 13 of the
Minimum standards for the protection of the farmed fur animals
(1) the design, implementation and maintenance of equipment for the breeding of fur
animals must, in accordance with the specific requirements of the species to provide
plenty of space for normal locomotion behavior, modifying the coat,
ways, rest, taking a position for sleep, unlimited movement type
limbs and standing up.
(2) animals which are a normal part of life, or respond to movement
interruptions, leaps, and animals that in examining the area stop on rear
feet, you must have enough space for these movements anywhere except the part
reserved for sleep.
(3) the animals must be able to see the other animals, and if it is
part of normal behavior and it increases the well-being of individuals,
examine your social environment and exhibit behavior associated with
maintaining the social structure.
(4) the floor and spaces beneath cages must well water to
be easy to remove the feces and spill the water, without the
animals disturbed, zneklidňována, or or wounded. The materials used in
floors shall be suitable for the type of fur animals.
If they are used perforated floors, it is necessary to make them suitable for the
the type, size, age and weight of the animals and shall form a rigid, even and
the standing surface.
(5) in the breeding must always be ready for adequate handling equipment
with the lack of, ošetřovanými and tested animals, especially manipulation
AIDS and the manipulation of the cage.
(6) for a farm Minks and ferrets down the following areas
the cage without budníku
and one adult animal area) 2550 cm2,
(b)), one female with Cubs to weaning 2550 cm2,
(c)) pups weaned for 2 PCs-2550 cm2,
(d)), the minimum height 45 cm cages.
(7) the Adjustment technology for breeding Minks and ferrets are to be made in the
and) all systems in which it is used by the space cage smaller than
1600 cm2 and the height is less than 35 cm, is excluded from use until 31 December 2006.
(b)) all systems which do not have parameters set out in
paragraph 6, but for which it is being used to cage space greater than 1600 cm2 and
height is greater than 35 cm, must retire from use until 31 December 2006. December
(8) for a farm foxes and dogs in mývalovitých shall be the following
parameters for use in the cage without budníku
and one adult animal area) 8000 cm2,
(b)), one female with Cubs to weaning 20000 cm2,
(c)) pups weaned-12000 cm2 for 2 PCs,
(d) the minimum cage height 70) cm.
(9) for a farm nutrií the following parameters shall be determined for
space pens without budníku
and one adult animal area) 10000 cm2,
(b)), one female with Cubs to weaning 20000 cm2,
(c)) pups weaned-2 SC 5000 cm2.
(10) for a farm chinchillas down the following parameters for the
space cage without budníku
and one adult animal area) 5000 cm2,
(b)), one female with Cubs to weaning 5000 cm2,
c) chick weaned 3330 cm2,
(d) the minimum cage height 100) cm.
(11) all the technological systems for farming fur animals
referred to in paragraphs 8 to 10, which is below the established parameters,
is excluded from use until 31 December 2006. December 2013.
Minimum standards for the protection of the farmed cervids
(1) the minimum standards regulating the care requirements in the breeding of deer,
in particular, forest deer (Cervus elaphus), siky (Cervus nippon) and venison
the European (Dama dama) on farms focused on their economic
(2) for the breeding of deer and venison, with a density of European counts
animals from 0.5 to 15 pieces per 1 ha, according to natural conditions and
the intensity of the feeding. The area of the farm is split according to local conditions
to multiple enclosures to provide care for pasture rotation system
grazing. The pastures are used to divide a fixed mesh or
electric fencing for several conductors placed one above the other. Electric
fencing must be made more visible by applying a strip of fabric with a width of 5 to 10
cm. You cannot use continuous electric current pulses are used
have a length of no more than 2 seconds. The winter season may be earmarked for
animals diminished range.
(3) If on the farm establish passageways should be at least 5 to 6
(4) when setting up pens for the animals for a winter vacation, quarantine
etc. is calculated with the desktop
and 2 m2) for the deer up to 25 kg,
b) 2.5 m2 for the deer at the age of 5 to 11 months-from 40 kg to 90 kg
c) 3 m2 and more in the case of housing purchases and adult animals over 75 kg.
(5) if the Cubs are placed in a sealed housing in the
the winter season, is large enough for the deer pen on the floor plan of 3 x 4 m 5
pieces for the breeding pen on the floor plan daňčat 4 x 2.5 m for 6 pieces.
(6) in the construction of pens can be used wood construction, the walls of the pens must
be for deer at least 1.8 m high and 1 m fixed, the remaining part of the
the walls may be made of wire mesh, the fallow is recommended to use a fixed whole
the walls. The concrete floor in the forecastle is covered with bedding.
(7) on each farm must be sufficient water source for watering the animals.
Biological water deer is covered by either permanent access
animals to the napajedlům, or they must be served daily supply of water.
(8) Lactating females must have permanent access to drinking water.
(9) the power device must be located so as to minimise
the possibility of contamination of water in the urine, or feces or pouring the water,
rozbahnění terrain, or injury to animals.
(10) in the handling of animals should act calmly, exaggeration,
animals natlačují slowly. Dogs are used only if they are
The effectiveness of the
This Decree shall take effect on the date of the Treaty of accession of the Czech
Republic to the European Union enters into force.
Ing. Palas in r.
Additional requirements for premises for the stabling of cattle
Cows-minimum dimensions vazného stall
Live standing duration duration Length Width
weight dimensions in mm short medium long
in kg in mm in mm in mm
to 550 1120 1830 2210 2390
550 to 650 1150 1900 2300 2480
over 650 1180 1960 2360 2560
The minimum dimensions of free stabling of cattle
The category Box (Hutch)-area Width box Dimensions the dimensions of the motion or kombiboxu
lehárny passages in mm in mm
in m2/piece or live in mm
hmotnost ------------------------ --------------------------------- -------------------------
one-way two-way length width length width
a number of series
Cows 5.00/piece 2300 2050 1100 1750 1100
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Hutch for the
Babes 0.90/100 kg ž.hm. 850 1600 1900 1700 800
up to up to up to
2300 2050 1100
^1) ^1) ^1)
Fattening bulls 0.90/100 kg ž.hm. 1100 2100
stlané ^ 2) ^ 2)
Fattening bulls 0.45/100 kg ž.hm.
1) according to the weight of 200 kg.
2) passage of motion must be at least as wide as the input and
the exit hole of the stable.
When the number of livestock more than 25 pieces in a group must be
the dimensions increase by at least 30%.
Additional requirements for premises housing pigs
The clear width of přeháněcích streets for pigs
the width of the aisle
Sows and gilts 800
Dochov piglets-accommodation in the forecastle 650
Dochov piglets-battery cages in multi-storey housing 800
Pigs for fattening 650
Clear width means the dimension between the edge of the excess of parts coverage
in the aisle (posts, trough).
2. The dimensions of the manhole for pigs
The minimum size in mm
Additional requirements for premises for the stabling of horses
The minimum dimensions of the stalls for horses
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The height of the stick horse Stabling Feed instead of
at the withers when the free housing
v m ------------------------------- -------------------------------
the length, in width, in height, in m length width in m
m m desks in the m
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< 0.85 1.40 1.50 1.00 0.50-0.80 0.86 1.07 1.80 1.15 0.95 1.75 0.50 1.08 up to 1, 30 2.15 1.40 0.55 up to 2.10 1.15 1.31 1.40 1.50 2.35 1.25 up to 2.30 0.60 1.41 1.48 2.45 1.60 1.30 to 1.60 2.40 0.65 1.49 2.65 1.75 1.40 2.60 0.70 to 1.85 1.61 1.50 1.70 2.85 2.75 0.75 > 1.71 1.60 2.00 3.00 2.90 0.80
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The minimum space in the box for horses
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The height of the stick horse stabling for foals, individual Box
at the withers in m and box for Mare
with Colt ^ 2)
surface ^ 1) the shortest side of the area in m2 the shortest
in m2 in m party in m
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< 0.85 1.60 3.50 3.00 1.50-1.60 0.86 1.07 4.00 4.50 1.90 1.08 up to 1.30 5.00 1.90 6.50 2.30 1.31-1.40 6.00 2.10-2.50 7.50 1.41 1.48 7.00 2.20 8.50 2.60 1.49 to 1.60 8.00 2.35 to 2.80 1.70 10.00 1.61 9.00 11.00 3.00 2.50 > 1.71 10.00 2.70 13.00 3.20
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1) for short-term housing area may be reduced to 85% of the tendered
2 Mare with foal) can be kept in this common space to
six months of age of the foal. Then they must be housed in a space that
corresponds to the housing in the group.
The minimum space for one of the horses in breeding in the Group
Group Boxing Hall to rest ^ 1)
-area in m2-area in m2
Mature horses over 24 months 100% adult 80% of the adult
horses horses according to point 2 of section 2
Young horses from 13 to 24 months 75% of the area by 60% by
the estimated size of the projected size of the
adult horses in accordance with point 2 of the adult horse of point 2
Young horses 6 to 12 months 50% of the area under 40% of the area under
the estimated size of the projected size of the
adult horses in accordance with point 2 of the adult horse of point 2
1) indicates the space available for lying down. Device for feeding shall not
be counted in the space to the lying down. If the horses have a possibility of free
movement in the Hall and are fed by, the same conditions of space, such as
in the case of a group box.
1) communication from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs No. 21/2000 Sb. m. s.,
the negotiation of the European Agreement on the protection of animals kept for farming
2) Council Directive 93/119/EC of 22 December 2004. December 1993 on the protection of animals
at slaughter or killing.
Council Directive 98/58/EC of 20 May 1999. July 1998 on the protection of animals
kept for farming purposes.
Council Directive 1999/74/EC of 19 June 2000. July 1999, which establishes the
minimum requirements for the protection of laying hens.
Council Directive 2007/43/EC of 28 June 1999. June 2007 on the minimum
the rules for the protection of chickens kept for meat production.
Council Directive 2008/119/EC of 18 June 2003. December 2008 laying down the
the minimum requirements for the protection of calves (codified version).
Council Directive 2008/120/EC of 18 June 2003. December 2008 laying down the
the minimum requirements for the protection of pigs (codified version).
2A) § 3 (b). w) Act No 246/1992 Coll., on the protection of animals against
cruelty, as amended.
2B) Annex A, section II, para. 7, first indent, of Directive 93/119/EC.
2 c) Appendix 2 of Regulation No 615/2006 Coll., laying down emission
limits and other terms of the operation of the other stationary sources
4) Act No. 155/2000 Coll., on the breeding, breeding and registration
farm animals and amending certain related laws
(plemenářský Act), as amended by Act No. 309/2002 Coll., Act No.
162/2003 Coll. and Act No. 288/2003 Coll.
6) Act No 246/1992 Coll., on the protection of animals against cruelty, as amended by
Decree No 136/2004 Coll., laying down the details of the labelling
animals and their record-keeping and holding registers and people laid down
breeding law, as amended.
Council Directive 2007/43/EC of 28 June 1999. June 2007 on the minimum
the rules for the protection of chickens kept for meat production.
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