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Definition of Mobile Slaughterhouse

Definition of Mobile Slaughterhouse

A mobile vehicle, usually a tractor trailer, that travels to a farm or ranch to slaughter livestock on site under the supervision of a USDA inspector. Instead of trucking livestock hundreds of miles, mobile slaughterhouses allow meat to stay local.  Of equal importance, they encourage humane treatment of the animals by reducing or eliminating the stress the animals might feel during transport to a slaughterhouse.

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