On The Protection Of Animals During Transport

Original Language Title: o ochraně zvířat při přepravě

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Read the untranslated law here: https://portal.gov.cz/app/zakony/download?idBiblio=67960&nr=4~2F2009~20Sb.&ft=txt

4/2009 Sb.



DECREE



of 22 March. December 2008



on the protection of animals during transport



Modified: 22/Sb.



The Ministry of agriculture shall be determined according to § 29 para. 1 to implement Section 8e

paragraph. 3 Act No 246/1992 Coll., on the protection of animals against cruelty, as amended by

Act No. 162/1993 Coll., Act No. 78/2004 Coll. and Act No 312/2008 Coll.,

(hereinafter referred to as the "Act"):



PART THE FIRST



THE SUBJECT OF THE EDIT



§ 1



This Decree lays down the size of the space for the transport of animals.



the title launched



§ 2



cancelled



§ 3



cancelled



PART TWO



PROTECTION OF ANIMALS DURING TRANSPORT, WHICH IS NOT DIRECTLY RELATED TO USE

REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES



§ 4



The size of the space for the transport of animals



The size of the space requirements for the transport of animals

does not take place in the context of the economic activity, and for the transport of

farm animals to a maximum distance of 50 km or within

economy, are listed in annex 3 to this notice.



PART THREE



FINAL PROVISIONS



§ 5



Decree No 193/2004 Coll., on the protection of animals during transport, is hereby repealed.



§ 6



This Decree shall take effect on the date of its publication.



Minister:



Mgr. Gandalovič in r.



Annex 1



cancelled



Annex 2



cancelled



Annex 3



The size of the space requirements for the transport of animals

does not take place in the context of the economic activity, and for the transport of

farm animals to a maximum distance of 50 km or within

economy



1. Road and railway transport of horses, donkeys and their hybrids (

"the horse")

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The animal category Minimum Minimum

floor dimensions of parking spaces

area per animal

one animal in m

in m2

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Mature horses 1.75 0.7 x 2.5

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Young horses (6-48 hour journey to. 1.20 0.6 x 2.0

24 měsíců) ---------------------------------------------------

drive over 48 hours. 2.40 1.2 x 2.0

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Ponies (height up to 144 cm) 1.00 0.6 x 1.8

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The Colts within 6 months x 1.40 1.0 1.4

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During longer journeys must have the Colts and young horses lie down option.



These figures may in adult horses and ponies deviate by a maximum of

10% and for young horses and foals by 20% depending not only on the weight and

size but also on their physical condition, weather conditions and

the estimated length of the path.



2. Road and railway transport of bovine animals

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Categories of animals the approximate Minimum floor

weight of the animals on one desktop

in kg animal in m2

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Small calves 0.30 to 0.40 50

Medium-sized calves 110 0.40 to 0.70

Heavy calves 200 0.70-0.95

A medium-sized adult bovine 325 0.95 to 1.30

Heavy adult bovine 550 1.30 to 1.60

Very heavy adult bovine animals over 700 over 1.60

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These figures may increase depending on the weight and size

but also on their physical condition, the meteorological conditions and the likely

the length of the path.



3. Road and railway transport of sheep and goats

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The animal category animal Weight in kg Minimum floor

area one

animal in m2

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Shorn sheep to 55 up to 0.30 0.20

over 55 over 0.30

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Neostříhané sheep into 55 0.30 to 0.40

over 55 above 0.40

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Vysokobřezí sheep to 0.40 to 55 0.50

over 55 over 0.50

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Tits to 35 up to 0.30 0.20

35 to 55 0.30 to 0.40

over 0.40 55 up to 0.75

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Vysokobřezí tits to 0.40 to 55 0.50

over 55 over 0.50

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These figures may vary depending on the breed, size,

their physical condition, the length of the coat, weather conditions and duration

the path.



4. Road and railway transport of pigs



All pigs must have enough space to lie down

or stand in their natural position. To meet this basic

the request should not be stocking density for pigs of the approximate weight

100 kg should not exceed 235 kg/m2. With regard to the breed, size and body

the State, the above minimum requirements to the desktop appropriately increased.

Having regard to the weather conditions and the duration of the trip, the amount of the

minimum requirements for area increase up to 20%.



5. requirements for loading device

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Category of animal, Maximum

the slope of the

equipment for the

loading (in st.)

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Horses, donkeys and crossbreeds 25

Cattle 20

Calves under 6 months of age 20

Ovine and caprine animals 20

Pigs of 20

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6. the transport of poultry

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Category Area in cm2

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Day-old chicks 21 to 25 to 1 chicken

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1.6 kg of poultry to 180 to 200 kg

except up to 3 kg 1.6 160 kg

day 3-5 kg 115 kg

chickens over 5 kg, 105 kg

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The values apply to poultry transportation in containers and can be

vary, depending not only on the weight and size but also on their physical

status, weather conditions and the likely journey time.



7. Road, rail and air transport of dogs and cats



and road transport of dogs)



Dogs must have enough space to be able to take natural

the position, which will allow them to correct the movement of means of transport. Dogs

must be placed in a vehicle so as to avoid affecting the driver either

themselves. Females in oestrus shall be separated from adult males.



(b)) road or rail transport means of transport, when the dog is

located in the transport box



The dimensions of the container must allow at least comfortable lying psu.

The door of the box must be protected against accidental opening. If the dog is

is transported in a box that gives him only comfortable lying area, may be

thus transported for up to 6 hours. If the path exceeds this

time may be transported only in the dog box, which is described in subparagraph (a)

c) p.o. Box must be secured against movement of means of transport. Female in

oestrus shall be separated from adult males.



c) air transport of dogs



Transport boxes must be of such dimensions that the dog could naturally become,

easily turn around and without problems and get up lehat. The dimensions of the transport

the boxes are derived from the size of the dog. The length of the box corresponds to the length of the dog as measured

from the nose after the tail. The height of the box must not be lower than the height of

naturally standing dog including ears, if they are built. The width of the box is

at least twice the width of the body of a dog, as measured at the widest point of the body.

If they are plastic boxes, must be provided with doors of metal, with lock,

that makes it impossible to open from the inside. Females in oestrus shall be separated from

sexually mature males.



d) road, rail and air transport of cats



Cats must be placed in a vehicle without compromising the

the driver either side. If the cats are transported in a carriage,

must have shipping box of such dimensions that the cat could naturally become,

easily turn around and without problems and get up lehat. Transport box must

allow the cats a comfortable camp. The dimensions of the shipping boxes are derived from

the size of the cat. The box must be secured against unintentional opening. Box

must be secured against movement of means of transport. More transport

cats in one box may be carried out only in the case that your box

the dimensions corresponding to the number of animals transported. Females in heat must be

separated from adult males.



(e)) in the carriage of cats and krátkolebých of dog breeds and their crosses is

need to be aware of their increased need for air and herstvého

susceptibility to respiratory problems.




8. Road, rail and air transport of other mammals and birds



and space for transport) the size of the other mammals and birds must

correspond to the size of the animal or group of animals of the species so that

each animal could happen and without problems or get up lehat.



(b)) the size of the container for the transport of birds for countdown to hřadech

must allow for sitting on the perch with napřímenou head and tail for each

the bird. The birds, who neodpočívají on the hřadech, the size of the transport

the space of the container allow for upright standing.



(c)) Birds must be transported in the gloom.



9. carriage of cold-blooded vertebrates



The size of the container for the transportation of cold-blooded vertebrates except fish

must allow for ventilation, temperature and security conditions microclimate,

that match a given kind.



2) annexes I and II to Council Regulation (EC) No 1/2005.



Article 15, paragraph 3). 2 of the Act.



4) annex IV to Council Regulation (EC) No 1/2005.



5) for example, Act No. 167/1999 Coll. on veterinary care and amending

certain related laws (health law), as amended

regulations, Decree No 296/2003 Coll., on animal health and its protection, on

the movement and transport of animals and about the permissions and professional competence to

exercise of certain professional veterinary activities, Decree No. 299/2003

Coll., on measures for the prevention and control of diseases and diseases transmissible

from animals to humans, Decree No. 377/2003 Coll., on animal health

controls the importation and transit of products from third countries, Decree No.

377/2003 Coll. on veterinary checks of imports and transit of animals from

third countries.



6) Annex III, chapter III of Council Regulation (EC) No 1/2005.