Figure 1.
Figure 1.

Location of compartments in a) pot-belly trailer, and b) double-deck truck. Internal truck ramps are indicated by solid line in compartments 8 and 10, and the door is in the rear of the truck/trailer.

 


Figure 2.
Figure 2.

Interactive effect of season (summer: June, July; winter: February, March) and compartment within the double-deck truck (P = 0.005) on the standing behavior of pigs on arrival at the abattoir. a−cBars lacking common letters differ, P < 0.05.

 


Figure 3.
Figure 3.

Interactive effect of season (summer: June, July; winter: February, March) and compartment within the pot-belly trailer (P = 0.012) on the standing behavior of pigs on arrival at the abattoir. a−cBars lacking common letters differ, P < 0.05.

 


Figure 4.
Figure 4.

Interactive effect of season (summer: June, July; winter: February, March) and compartment within the pot-belly trailer (P = 0.007) on the sitting behavior of pigs on arrival at the abattoir. a−cBars lacking common letters differ, P < 0.05.

 


Figure 5.
Figure 5.

Interactive effect of season (summer: June, July; winter: February, March) and compartment within the pot-belly trailer (P < 0.001) on latency to rest in lairage after transportation. a−cBars lacking common letters differ, P < 0.05.

 


Figure 6.
Figure 6.

Interactive effect of season (summer: June, July; winter: February, March) and compartment within the double-deck truck (P = 0.035) on latency to rest in lairage after transportation. a−cBars lacking common letters differ, P < 0.05.