People worldwide consume a lot of animal protein, such as eggs, meat and dairy. It is important that the animals that produce this have a good life. Knowledge development about animal welfare and health contributes to this. Wageningen Livestock Research helps companies, organizations and governments with knowledge questions and solutions.
Healthy animals with positive emotions
An animal that is not healthy does not feel well. Conversely, an animal that feels comfortable, is more robust, healthier and less susceptible to diseases. Animal welfare means that animals can meet their natural needs as much as possible. With room for positive emotions, as experienced by the animal itself.