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The effect of conspecific removal on the behaviour and physiology of pair-housed shelter dogs
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| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Walker, J. K., Waran, N. K., Phillips, C. J. C.
Dogs ( Canis familiaris) are a highly social species and within a shelter environment pair-housing is recommended to prevent the stress associated with social isolation. Separation of individuals...
Information need of owners regarding dog's healthcare, zoonotic diseases and marketing
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Basarajappa, A. D., Rupasi, Tiwari, Rakesh, Roy, Davinder, Singh, Matt, V. T., Devan, Arora
The present study was purposively conducted at Clinical Complex, VeterinaryCollege, Hebbal, Bangalore; Referral Polyclinic, IVRI, Izatnagar; Veterinary polyclinic, GBPUAT, Pantnagar and Veterinary...
Review of human-animal interactions and their impact on animal productivity and welfare
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Idrus, Zulkifli
Humans and animals are in regular and at times close contact in modern intensive farming systems. The quality of human-animal interactions can have a profound impact on the productivity and...
Sickness behaviours in ducks include anorexia but not lethargy
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Marais, M., Maloney, S. K., Gray, D. A.
Applied Animal Behaviour Science
School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Road, Parktown, Johannesburg 2193, South...
Physiological and welfare consequences of transport, relocation, and acclimatization of chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes). (Special Issue: The welfare of laboratory primates.)
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Schapiro, S. J., Lambeth, S. P., Jacobsen, K. R., Williams, L. E., Nehete, B. N., Nehete, P. N.
Applied Animal Behaviour Science
Department of Veterinary Sciences, Michale E. Keeling Center for Comparative Medicine,...
Behavioural and physiological consequences of acute social defeat in growing gilts: effects of the social environment
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ruis, M. A. W., Groot, J. de, Brake, J. H. A. te, Ekkel, E. D., Burgwal, J. A. van de, Erkens, J. H. F., Engel, B., Buist, W. G., Blokhuis, H. J., Koolhaas, J. M.
Endocrine, behavioural and immunological processes, together with body growth, were evaluated in gilts that were defeated at 10 weeks of age in resident-intruder tests. Immediately after defeat,...
The effects of regular visual contact with human beings on fear, stress, antibody and growth responses in broiler chickens
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Zulkifli, I., Gilbert, J., Liew, P. K., Ginsos, J.
This study investigated the effects of regular visual contact at various ages on tonic immobility (TI) and heterophil/lymphocyte ratio (HLR) reactions to handling and crating, antibody production,...
Personality traits and the effects of DHA supplementation in the budgerigar ( Melopsittacus undulatus )
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Callicrate, T. E., Siewerdt, F., Koutsos, E., Estevez, I.
We investigated the hypotheses that a bold-shy personality axis exists in the budgerigar (Melopsittacus undulatus) and that dietary docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) supplementation has a significant...
Main causes of poor welfare in intensively reared dairy cows. (Special Issue: Criteria and methods for the assessment of animal welfare.)
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Abeni, F., Bertoni, G.
The aim of this review is to summarise the main causes of poor welfare in intensively reared dairy cows. Intensive farming systems are considered, both from a structural and a managerial point of...
Assessment of welfare from physiological and behavioural responses of New Zealand dairy cows exposed to cold and wet conditions
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Webster, J. R., Stewart, M., Rogers, A. R., Verkerk, G. A.
There is a need to assess the welfare of dairy cows that live outdoors under cold and wet conditions. This study combined a number of techniques to measure stress and make an assessment of welfare...