Electroencephalographic assessment of concussive non-penetrative captive bolt stunning of turkeys

T. J. Gibson, C. B. Rebelo, T. A. Gowers, N. M. Chancellor
2017 British Poultry Science  
Telephone: +44 (0) 1707 66 7078 13 14 Electroencephalographic assessment of concussive non-penetrative captive-bolt 15 stunning of turkeys 16 Abstract 22 5. In conclusion, all three captive bolt gun models were effective in producing 40 unconsciousness in turkeys, provided they were positioned correctly and powerloads 41 performed according to their specifications. 42 43 44 Keywords 45 Animal welfare, captive bolt, electroencephalogram (EEG), stunning, turkey 46 47
doi:10.1080/00071668.2017.1401215 pmid:29099622 fatcat:f5o6b43awjcv7fbnbm5xybbgwe