US (un-stunned): Animals were restrained in a crush, with a neck extender apparatus fitted to the yoke, and subjected to traditional Halal slaughter without prior stunning
(a clean incision through the structures at the front of the neck--the trachea, oesophagus, carotid arteries and jugular veins).
A recent research carried out at Texas A&M University and by Canada's Food Inspection Agency showed that a method called pneumatic stunning
(which is the firing of a metal bolt into the cow's brain followed by a pulverising burst of 150 pounds of air pressure) delivered a force so explosive that it scattered brain tissue throughout the animal.
Cate Blanchett, opposite, is a stunning
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EFSA's scientific experts published an opinion relating to the welfare aspects of stunning
and killing for animals such as cattle, sheep, pigs, poultry, horses and farmed fish.
However, it is not simply stunning
views that assert a gravitational pull.
The most common method of stunning
is by captive bolt gun to strike the animal's skull, whereby a steel bolt is shot into the animal's brain to try and 'stun' it and render it insensitive to pain, but not to kill it.
is that where we think civilization began has been decided, mostly, by who has done more digging.
A 16-1 chance with Coral Eurobet for the Guineas, Stunning
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A former American Dance Festival scholarship student and gold medalist in the Paris International Modern Dance Competition, Liang rippled and spiraled his way through Journey to Memory II, amazed the audience in the theatrical Noh takeoff of Nine Songs-Section: In the Mountains, and ended the evening with a stunning
Tsao solo, China Wind/China Fire: A Prayer.
Other uses are also innocuous: "What a stunning
outfit that is.
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