Funding for this research was provided by:
Dansk Pelsdyravlerforenings Forskningsfond
Received: 6 July 2020
Accepted: 27 November 2020
First Online: 3 December 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All national guidelines and laws for the care and use of animals were followed during the study. The animal were inspected daily and animals with wounds received treatment according to national regulation and the Code of Practice of the Danish Fur Animal breeders.
: Prior to the retrospective cohort study the farmers were assured the confidentiality and that the results are reported so that the individual farmers will not be revealed to other farmers or outsiders. By agreeing to participate to the study the farmers agreed to this.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.