11:14 Feb 5, 2012
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Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Livestock / Animal Husbandry / animal keeping
Swedish term or phrase: skugghus
The context is the keeping of minks, chinchillas, and foxes.

Stallar, skugghus och förvaringsutrymmen där djur hålls ska...

...stallar och skugghus ska utformas så att det för djuren finns godtagbart byggnadstekniskt eller likvärdigt skydd...

Detsamma gäller när en stallbyggnad eller ett skugghus ändras eller...

Preferable target term is UK English for use within the EU.
Shawn Champion
Local time: 07:23

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4open shed(s)
Sven Petersson

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5

At least how the Finnish Ministry of Agriculture translates it.

Note added at 14 mins (2012-02-05 11:29:19 GMT)

of course "shelterS" in your context

Native speaker of: Bulgarian

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neutral  Sven Petersson: Well they call it ""fur animal shelter(s)", not just "shelter(s)".
2 hrs
  -> Skugghus för pälsdjur – Fur animal shelters. Shawn can decide how exactly to rephrase it if he decides to use the word shelter.
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49 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5

fox shed, mink shed etc.

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Native speaker of: English
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
open shed(s)


Note added at 2 hrs (2012-02-05 13:39:24 GMT)

... or "fur animal shelter(s)"

Sven Petersson
Local time: 07:23
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Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
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