On The Determination Of The Detailed Conditions Of Farming And Animal

Original Language Title: o stanovení bližších podmínek chovu a drezúry zvířat

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346/2006 Sb.


of 22 March. June 2006

on the determination of the detailed conditions of farming and animal

The Ministry of agriculture shall be determined according to § 29 para. 1 and to implement section 14a

paragraph. 2 Act No 246/1992 Coll., on the protection of animals against cruelty,

amended by Act No. 162/1993 Coll. and Act No. 78/2004 Coll.:

Housing conditions of animals drezírovaných

§ 1

(1) the Breeder produces for maintaining physiological function of wild

animals that are raised, trained and used for dressage (hereinafter referred to as

"the drezírované beast") and to ensure their biological needs and conditions to

security well being of animals in the place of drezírovaných, when their

the movement and transport of ^ 1), and in a place where it is carried on their dressage

or where they are used for public performances, by

and drezírovaným) will allow the animals to the care of the body surface and the game, prevents

stress and cause stereotypic behavior enrichment of the environment

these animals (for example, equipment room for drezírovaná animals

shelters, trunks, branches or moving equipment),

(b)) shall ensure the equipment and breakdown of the area's natural movement

apparatus drezírovaného the animal and for species that require it, the possibility of

grinding claws,

(c)) shall ensure sufficient drezírovaným the animals stay in defined

spaces in the outdoor environment

(d)) shall ensure the adequate ventilation of the Interior,

e) shall ensure that the length of time and the intensity of the lighting requirements

each species of animal and the drezírovaných forest species

drezírovaných animals shall ensure the shading part of the space, especially in the summer


f) adjusts to the needs of the individual types of heating method drezírovaných

animals and excludes the possibility of their burns and overheating,

g) behaves in an individual's group, which he would individual breeding

the suffering.

(2) the provisions of paragraph 1 (b). a) and (c)) shall not apply to water

vertebrate animals.

§ 2

(1) the premises for drezírovaná animals must

and for drezírovaná animals) to be a breeder or caregivers to easily

accessible and to clean

(b) permit ongoing implementation of disinfection), disinsection, and disinfestation

so, to avoid excessive exposure to stress factors and influences on the

drezírovaných animal health; in the presence of drezírovaných animals cannot be

disinfection and disinsectisation use resources that would make them by acting


(2) a mobile device with spaces for animals must be drezírovaná

designed and used so that it was safe for them, allowing them to

take a natural position of standing up and lying down, allow them to rest,

been secured against loss of feed and litter and water flow,

of animal by-products, excrement and other waste, and

meet the welfare conditions of drezírovaných animals.

(3) For drezírovaná animals must be available in addition to the mobile

space additional technical equipment, in particular outdoor porches and

indoor and outdoor enclosures, which drezírovaná the animals must be able to

use as soon as the equipment for the training of animals stands at the checkpoint. When

the calculation of the minimum area of the cage, it is possible to set off the porch only

If she can achieve a full extension of the inner cage

for example, using the external walls and roof.

(4) play-pens must

and size of the species drezírovaných) animals, allow their

safe movement, its construction and equipment to minimize the possibility of

their injuries or other damage,

(b)) to be 8-10 cm covered with soil or sand, if the substrate

Playpens do not form or sand the surface of the aluminium or a lawn. On this

the substrate must be higher as high layer of wood sawdust. Other

materials can be used as floor Playpens only if they are

malleable, nepružící, safe to move and non-slip,

(c)) to be secured against the formation of dust by appropriate measures, for example,

by sprinkling.

(5) part of the equipment for dressage drezírovaných animals are storage

and auxiliary premises, for which it shall be treated as separate spaces for

storage of feed, bedding and other materials.

§ 3

(1) special conditions for the breeding of felines, bears, elephants, wild

Wild equines, llamas and camels, the Bovidae family and delfínovitých are

listed in the annexes 1 to 7.

(2) the spatial conditions specified in annexes 1 to 7 are sufficient

only if they are employed on a daily basis drezírovaná animals drezúrou

or they move freely outside of the mobile space. If

drezírovaná animals are not employed on a daily basis, must be a minimum

the size of the outdoor cages and enclosures of at least one-third larger than

specified in annexes 1 to 7.

§ 4

Conditions of drezírovaných of animals 10(2)

(1) to dressage, including activities aimed at breaking down the fear of

contact drezírovaného animal with man and create a relationship and

respect, when drezírované 's animal must get used to handling,

You can use these means of communication of the breeder:

and voice cues)

(b)) non-contact stimuli parts of the body (body language),

c) touches,

d) leadership,

e) burden,


(2) the means of communication for the individual must be understandable,

It must be used consistently, with minimal effort and must not be drezírovanému

cause the animal's suffering. The new drezírované 's AIDS the animal must

lead slowly and gradually.

(3) when the dressage can be used only natural properties

drezírovaného animal. Consideration should be given to skills

drezírovaného of the animal for the game, give rise to positive stimuli and influence

drezírované the beast in order to consolidate the desired habits, exercises and tricks with

using rewards for correct performance. For the illegal way of dressage with

It considers the use of the

and beats the whip or blows) in other tools and articles

(b)) a fire or incentives acting pain thermal or other influences

physical character, chemically or by the use of electric current,

(c) for the special initiative, the invocation) defensive reflexes to promote

aggressive behavior,

(d) starvation and restriction) methods, feeding, watering, or methods

affecting the natural Biorhythm drezírovaného animal in claims for

relaxation, or extension of the period of light or darkness, drugs and other substances

influencing of perception or behavior of animals drezírovaných

e) náhubku and AIDS the restrictive movement of limbs,

f) obřišníků or similar devices in other parts of the body other than the

the chest,

(g)) of drugs or other substances that affect the perception of drezírovaných animals

h) obstructions or equipment for dressage with sharp edges and protrusions, or

otherwise, threatening the health of the animals, drezírovaných

I) AIDS which imitate human clothing.

(4) the equipment, used equipment, and equipment must be appropriate to the construction

the body, age and performance capabilities of the animals and not drezírovaných them

causing suffering. Used gear must be in such a State,

that their use was excluded injury, suffering or damage

drezírovaného animal health. In the event of equipment that could

cause physical or mental suffering to the animal, drezírovaného

immediately terminates the activity with the drezírovaným animal.

(5) the method of dressage and its length must match the age, physical development and

drezírovaného behavior of the animal, must be taken into account for the origin of the

drezírovaného animal, sex, social status, health

the State, the situation in the area and the State of the drezírovaného of the moment.

(6) Drezírovaná animals at a public performance presented by must be

NET and, where appropriate, have treated the hoof or hooves. Drezírovaná animals

can be delivered up to the passing of an appropriate training and an acquired

in terms of public appearances.

Transitional and final provisions

§ 5

Equipment for animal dressage drezírovaných operated by the date of the acquisition of

the effectiveness of this Ordinance shall comply with the conditions laid down by Decree

from 15 at the latest. July 1, 2008.

§ 6

This Decree shall take effect on the date of 15. July 2006.


Ing. Mládek, CSc. v. r.

Č. 1


1. For the species and subspecies of the warm climatic belt must be in

indoor spaces for animals at least 15 degrees C For cats

the beast of cold-resistant (such as Snow Leopard, Siberian Tiger, some

subspecies of Cougars) are sufficient only to dry boxes to sleep protected from


2. internal spaces for felines must meet the following conditions:

and must have a minimum height) 2.2 metres. Minimum base area of the cage shall

be 12 m2 for 1 up to 2 animals for each additional animal in addition of 4 m2,

b) animals must have access to the optical option, such as

half-open sliding doors,

(c)) must be used bedding from sawdust or straw,

(d)) shall be thermally insulated,

e) must be equipped with tree trunks on scratching and sharpening the claws and the

tagging and objects to play with,

(f)) must have trooped to the encampment placed high enough so that

animals could crawl under them without injury,

(g)) for the birth and in the first weeks after birth is required to ensure specific

Department of size at least 12 m2 for a female with Cubs and to ensure

that was a litter protected against extreme weather and against interference

the effects of the external environment. As soon as they start the Cubs separately

the move must be made available to an additional area of the cage

the size of the minimum 4 m2 for each calf to weaning.

3. Outdoor enclosures and cages for cats must satisfy the following

terms and conditions:

and) minimum area 50 m2 for up to 5 animals for each additional animal

In addition, 5 m2

(b)) to the range you need to place tribes on scratching, objects to play with,

Hay, twigs, grass, trooped to the camp and for the Tigers and Jaguars

to ensure the possibility of bathing or showering,

(c)) at temperatures lower than 10 ° C the animals must have the ability to hide

inside the cage, except for species.

Č. 2


1. The bears must be bred in arcs fitted with safety

device (for example, doors, sliding doors, přeháněcí device), which

corresponds to the considerable physical strength and endurance of the particularly bears.

2. for the brown bear and polar bear at the time of reproduction must be

the temperature of the minimum of 12 degrees C Temperature indoors for bears

Malaysian, Himalayan, sloth, and brýlaté must be a minimum of 16 degrees C.

3. Interior spaces for the bears, especially cages or transport vehicles must

meet the following conditions:

and minimum surface 24 sqm) for 1 to 2 big bears with the length of the body more

than 2 metres, for each additional animal in addition, 6 m2

(b)) minimum area 12 m2 for 1 to 2 bears with the length of the body is less than 2

m, for each additional animal in addition, 6 m2

c) minimum height 2.2 m,

(d)) to enlarge the area of the internal space it is possible to build a porch,

to which it must be access from all the boxes; the porch area is

not included in the areas referred to in (a). a) and (b)).

4. each bear must have at least twice a month, swimming

the pool or shower; at temperatures exceeding 25 ° C at least

twice a week.

Č. 3


1. for the breeding of elephants must be subject to the following conditions:

and) temperature indoors for elephants, including tent stables,

must be at least 15 ° C,

(b)) must not be, elephants, with the exception of adult males, being held individually.

The Cubs must grow up with adult females. If the device is in the raised

only 1 elephant (female), must be accommodated in the company of other animals,

in particular ruminants or horses,

c) males may behave and carry on your mobile device only

If the available non-movable object suitable for permanent housing,

where these animals are placed in the neperiodickém period the elephant madness

(the so-called mustu), and which has a surface area of at least 50 m2 per 1 animal.

2. At a time when the mobile device at the exit, the elephants must have to

have a tent that serves as a stable and an inner enclosure. The car used to

transporting elephants does not replace a temporary tent stables. Car during transport

use as a lodging for elephants, if the width of the car by 50 cm

greater than the height of the back of the elephant.

3. Hold the chain must be limited to the minimum amount of time, in particular from the

because of the housing at night, in the case of preparations before the show or

the test, in the case of the treatment of the animal, or if it is in the interest of protecting

an animal or a person. Outside of these cases must be kept without

chains, in the Paddock or in the stable, which is adapted to it, and it

under the supervision of the breeder.

4. in addition to the outdoor enclosure shall be provided, in particular, when bad

the climatic conditions of the inner enclosure in a tent with an area of at least 100

m2 for 1 up to 3 pets, and for each additional animal with a 20 m2 more.

5. on the wintering fixed must be available for the building of housing. For

dry weather may be elephants in winter and, for a short time-dependent

temperature and wind strength, placed in an outdoor enclosure. In the case of temperature

less than 0 ° C must be taken against frostbite.

6. While tethering elephants on chains must be subject to the following conditions:

and) standing must be dry, urine and water must flow out without hindrance so that it

the animals look

(b)) for each animal must be available at least 2.5 times the area of 4 m,

(c)) for each animal must be tethered on 2 chains, one on the back foot and

the second on the opposite front leg or neck. In order to prevent

pressure points, the chains bind every day alternately on the right or left

front or rear leg. The length of the chains must be charged to

he tied the elephant could lie down and make one step forward and backward. Chains

must be padded.

7. When placing in the outdoor enclosure shall be subject to the following conditions:

and) range must be so great that the animals can move indefinitely.

For 1 to 3 elephants must have at least 250 m2 in size, for each additional

In addition, other animal 20 m2,

(b)) above the animals placed in the enclosure must be a constant supervision.

8. The elephants must be at least once a week with water. At a temperature of

less than 10 ° C, this can replace the washing of polluted parts of the body

and brushing of the skin.

9. Regardless of the time they spend on performances, are all animals

at least 1 hour per day employed by education or drezúrou or walk in

accompanied by a nurse or other activities.

Č. 4


1. The internal temperature of the stables at the zebras and African asses must be at least 10

St. (C).

2. Boxes for holding horses, zebras and donkeys must have for every animal on the

Withers to 100 cm minimum area of 4 m2, 120 cm minimum

area 6 m2 to 140 cm minimum area of 8 m2, 160 cm minimum

surface area of 10 m2 to 180 cm minimum area 12 m2 and over 200 cm minimum

area of 16 m2.

3. Side wall boxes for holding horses are constructed so that the horse

saw the other housed.

4. the equidae must not be tied in housing, individuals under the age of 2 years

shall not be kept on the mobile device.

5. The Zebras and donkeys are housed in groups.

6. The equidae must be available for everyday use outdoor

range. The area of the Paddock for horses and donkeys is a minimum of 100 m2 for 1 to 5

animals for each additional animal in this area of about 10 square meters.

The Paddock area for zebras is a minimum of 250 m2 for 1 to 10 animals, for

each animal is the area of 10 m2.

Č. 5


1. the llamas and camels can be held year-round in outdoor runs,

and must be available in the unheated barn (shelters)

provide a place all the animals from a herd of camels at least 4 u

4 m2 for 1 animal in lam 2 m2 for 1 animal. These shelters must be

secured against drafts.

2. For breeding camels and llamas shall be subject to the following conditions:

and llamas and camels) must hold in individual or group

the pit with minimum surface 12 m² for individually ustájeného camel and

8 m² for individually ustájenou lamu, for every other camel is

In addition, the need to add 4 m2 or 2 m2 for each additional lamu,

b) camel female Act in groups, it is possible the male camel

for individually,

(c) the camels and llamas) must not be permanently tied,

d) bedding must be dry and clean,

e) must be available to a covered part of the enclosure with bedding, situated

so that all the animals were protected from rain and snow,

f) outdoor range for 1 to 3 camels must have a minimum area of a large

150 m2, for each animal must have about 25 m2 more. An outdoor enclosure for

1 to 3 lamas must have at least 75 m2 and the area for each additional animal on the

15 m2 more. Outdoor enclosure must have a natural soil or sand, and be

equipped with items to wipe and scratching.

Č. 6


1. Species of cold climatic zones must be in the Paddock

shelter protected against drafts or nevytápěnou stable. A species of

the tropical and subtropical zones must be kept in the internal

spaces for animals, including stable tents, heated to a minimum of

15 degrees C, and must have access to an outdoor range in which they can

to stay part of the day, even in winter.

2. A species of cold climatic zones can be kept in

unheated stable tents, must have dry bedding,

a species from tropical and subtropical zones must have in the internal

spaces for animals in winter the minimum temperature of 8 degrees C.

3. A species should not be tied in housing.

4. Minimum area of internal space for turovité must be 6 m2 to 500

kg body weight. Range must be set up with non-slip surface,

in particular, due to the slipperiness and abrasion of the claws. The area of the outdoor enclosure for

1 to 5 of the animals must be at least 100 m2 and for each additional animal about 10 m2

more. In housing in the pits for individual animals must have a surface area of the box

at least 12 m2.

Č. 7


1. the oceanic Dolphin may not be bred and used for dressage in mobile

devices for training animals.

2. The breeding of delfínovitých must be carried out in the dvoubazénovém system, must

be available to other pools to treatment and separation of the animals, in accordance with the

the number of animals.

3. For up to 5 adults dolphins home must meet these

minimum dimensions:

and the whole water area) the smallest of the complex of swimming pools must have a minimum of 400

M2, for each additional animal is necessary additional 75 m2,

(b)) the total volume of water must be at least 1500 cubic metres, for each additional animal

250 m3,

(c)) the group must have access at any time all over the about pool complex

the minimum area of 400 m2, unless the Zoo or animal health

the reasons,

(d)) for swimming pools, which are used solely for breeding and are not held in them

no public appearances, must be at least 75 m 2 water surface for

the adult animal. The Cubs are considered immature until

autonomy and ability to socially categorize. The total volume of water must

be at least 250 m3 adult animal,

e) horizontal dimensions of both units of dvoubazénového system

(defined as the diameter of the largest circuit) must have at least 7 m.

Smallest depth dvoubazénového system is 3.5 m, beside the pool

shows (on 20% of its area) of at least 4 m swimming pools or separator

swimming pools, which are used to separate the animals or for veterinary treatment,

can have a depth of less than 3.5 m. There must be areas of shallow

water with depths between 1.5 m and 2 m,

f) free space above the device for performance must be the height of at least 7

m, the space above the other tanks of the breeding system of at least 2.5 m.

4. the conditions referred to in point 3 shall apply to the possession of a bottlenose dolphin with

the average body length of 250 to 270 cm, and a weight of 150 to 280 kg. For other

species must be reasonably adjusted size ratios by size and

the weight of the adult of the species concerned.

5. Water shall meet the following quality requirements and the physical and chemical


and) must be clean, clear and hygienically safe. Tolerance range

the temperature is 10 ° to 28 ° C, optimum is between 18 and 21 degrees C pH-value

must be between 7.5 and 8.5, optimum is 7.8. The salt content must vary between

2.0-3.5%, this means 20 to 35 g of NaCl per litre of water. The contents of the

of potassium permanganate must be below 50 mg per litre of water, the concentration of

nitrate levels below 100 mg per litre of water and the total content of chloride below 2 mg on

litre of water, pool systems must be well flow,

(b) the whole of the breeding system) water must be filtered, you must regularly

carry out cleaning, checking and replacing the filters and as needed

changes of water,

(c)) the addition of chlorine can be realized in the form of gas (chlorine gas)

or in the form of a solution (potassium perchlorate). A chlorine solution may be

directly added only when there are no animals in the tank,

d) temperature, pH, chlorine and salt must be checked daily.

The content of potassium permanganate and nitrate concentration must

checked four times a year. The tank must be completely emptied.

6. other environmental conditions are the following:

and the air above the water) must not contain dust and its relative

the humidity must be at least 60% and a temperature of 10 to 24 ° C,

(b)) must be provided by natural light, additional artificial lighting shall

correspond to the spectrum of natural light,

c) animals must be protected from excessive noise, wind noise around

must not exceed the noise level 40 dB above the threshold of hearing,

(d)) held by the outside is permissible only if the air temperature fluctuations and

water does not interfere with animal welfare, the quality of the air is harmless and water

the tank can be kept without freezing.

7. The breeding of delfínovitých must be carried out in the social snášenlivých

groups of at least 2 animals. In breeding group has to live only 1 Stud

male. Separate keeping of animals 1 species must be exceptional, if required

the medical condition of the animal, the animal health measures, or in the case of pregnant

the female or aggressive individuals.

1) Commission Regulation (EC) No 1739/2005 of 21 June 2005. October 2005

down the animal health requirements for the movement of circus animals between

by the Member States.

Decree No 193/2004 Coll., on the protection of animals during transport.