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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) 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
(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
(2) the provisions of paragraph 1 (b). a) and (c)) shall not apply to water
(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,
(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.
(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.
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),
(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
(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
(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
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.
This Decree shall take effect on the date of 15. July 2006.
Ing. Mládek, CSc. v. r.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR THE BREEDING OF FELINES
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.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR THE BREEDING OF BEARS
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.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR THE BREEDING OF ELEPHANTS
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.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR THE BREEDING OF WILD EQUIDAE
1. The internal temperature of the stables at the zebras and African asses must be at least 10
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.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR LAM AND CAMELS
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
(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.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR THE BREEDING OF BOVIDAE FAMILY
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.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR BREEDING DELFÍNOVITÝCH
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
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
(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
(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.
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