Russia has a
very strong regulations for fur farming.
A lot of different rules and documents specify all types of norms for
placement, construction, feed, health and so on. Including labor rules and
minimum staff qualification.
Hear you can see main
documents regulates fur farming in Russia.
Norms of technological design fur and rabbit farms — is the huge
document last updated in 2000 year. It fully describe placement of farm from
roads, lakes, buildings, distance from sheds to houses. Plan of site including
fencing, trees from wind side. Sizes for sheds and cages. Norms for food, water;
Norms for staff for workspace.
There is special document for pollution regulation and disposal of
waste: Veterinary-sanitary rules of collection, disposal and destruction of
biological waste. Started from 1995. Updated 2007.
Another huge document is group of Sanitary rules including special
one for fur farms. Mainly it describe
operational methods and requirements including minimum staff qualifications.
Each farm regularly approved for standards by Veterinary Service.
Russian farms should have own
veterinarian to satisfy requirements. He controls health and life of animals.
In 2018 Russian Fur Union and Moscow veterinary academy published Code of
Practice for Russian farms. It was a science based work with regional
requirements and gathered experience. The main part of this rules are refer to
All Russian sable farms joined this principles. Also it was developed
control procedures for certification program by independent third party.