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Say "Neigh" to Abuse: On the Treatment of Horses and Mules in the Civil War
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| Soft Literature | Contributor(s): Anika N. Jensen
The stuffed head of Old Baldy, General George Meade’s favorite horse, can be found mounted on the wall of the Grand Army of the Republic Museum in Philadelphia. General Robert E. Lee’s...
Christian theology and the status of animals : the dominant tradition and its alternatives
| Books | Contributor(s): McLaughlin, Ryan Patrick
1137344571; 9781137344571, 9781137344588 (electronic bk.) 113734458X (electronic bk.)
Basingstoke, UK; New York
Behavior after ovariohysterectomy in the dog: what's normal?
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Hardie, E. M., Hansen, B. D., Carroll, G. S.
Twenty dogs were anaesthetized, but did not undergo surgery (control group). 22 dogs underwent laparotomy and ovariohysterectomy (surgery group). Dogs in the control and surgery groups were...
Behavioural and physiological responses of calves to dehorning by heat cauterization with or without local anaesthesia
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Graf, B., Senn, M.
Behavioural and physiological reactions to thermal dehorning were studied in separate groups of 4- to 6-week-old calves after injection of a local anaesthetic (A, 5 ml lidocaine,...
Physiological measurements after ovariohysterectomy in dogs: what's normal?
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Hansen, B. D., Hardie, E. M., Carroll, G. S.
Twenty-two pet dogs presented to the North Carolina State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital for elective ovariohysterectomy were treated with oxymorphone 2.5 mg/msuperscript 2 (Surgery-O...
The human-animal relationship and its importance in pig production
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Hemsworth, P. H., Barnett, J. L.
Studies have shown that the behaviour of the handler may cause stress in pigs and adversely affect growth and especially reproductive performance.
Therapeutic horseback riding
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Potter, J. T., Evans, J. W., Nolt, B. H., Jr.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
An interesting use of the horse: therapeutic riding
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Castelli, P., Canali, E., Verga, M.
Some features of an ultrasonic study of bovine foetal kinesis
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Fraser, A. F.
Applied Animal Ethology
The effect of beak trimming on food intake, feeding behaviour and body weight in adult hens
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gentle, M. J., Hughes, B. O., Hubrecht, R. C.
Beak trimming in adult hens caused a temporary fall in food intake which was not followed by a compensatory hyperphagia, and body weight was reduced for at least 6 weeks. Removal of half the beak...
Fear levels in laying hens carried by hand and by mechanical conveyors
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Scott, G. B., Moran, P.
The fear levels of 5 groups of 16 end-of-lay hens were assessed on 3 consecutive days using the tonic immobility test. The groups were subjected to the following conditions: Group 1 to conveyance...
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Sawyer, D. C.
Applied Animal Behaviour Science
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East...
Observations on disease-associated preferred body temperatures in reptiles
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Warwick, C.
Case studies of disease in reptiles held privately and in other collections over a 12-year period implied that while behaviourally thermoregulated, and imposed, warmer temperatures appeared often...
The effects of restraint, handling, simulated and real transport in the pig (with reference to man and other species)
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Stephens, D. B., Perry, G. C.
Whilst the processes and effects of animal transportation can be described in direct terms, they can also be regarded as fear-inducing challenges. Some of the physiological and behavioural...
Behavioural observations of puppies undergoing tail docking
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Noonan, G. J., Rand, J. S., Blackshaw, J. K., Priest, J.
Tails were docked from 50 puppies of traditionally docked breeds, and the behaviours were recorded at docking and at 5 second intervals for the first minute followed by 10 second intervals until...
Behavioural response to mixing of entire bulls, vasectomised bulls and steers
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Mohan Raj, A. B., Moss, B. W., McCaughey, W. J., McLauchlan, W., Kilpatrick, D. J., McGaughey, S. J.
Four groups of cattle each consisting of 2 entire bulls, 2 vasectomized bulls and 2 steers, were created by mixing the constituent animals together and their homosexual (teasing and mounting) and...
Heart-rate of red deer during routine handling procedures taking account of motor activity and basal metabolic rate
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Price, S., Sibly, R.
Applied Animal Behaviour Science
Novel box breeding has variable effects on heart rate and cortisol response of cattle
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lay, D. C., Friend, T. H., Grissom, K. K., Hale, R. L., Bowers, C. L.
In 7 experiments, cattle of different sex classes (bulls, steers, and cows), age (2-10 years), and breed (Angus, Hereford, and Braford) were subjected, one at a time, to restraint by a standard...
The effects of aversively handling pigs, either individually or in groups, on their behaviour, growth and corticosteroids
The influence of three handling treatments, imposed for 10 weeks from 15 kg liveweight, on the behaviour, growth, subsequent reproductive performance and free corticosteroid concentrations were...
The influence of handling by humans on the behaviour, reproduction and corticosteroids of male and female pigs
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Hemsworth, P. H., Barnett, J. L., Hansen, C.
The influence of three handling treatments was studied in 15 male and 30 female pigs. Two handling treatments, considered as pleasant and unpleasant, were imposed for 5 min, three times a week...