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Effect of housing on in situ postures of gestating gilts

By L. Taylor, T. Friend, L. A. Smith

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Abstract

Behaviour of gilts housed in tethered housing, crates, loose housing or dirtlot was video-recorded for 48-h observation periods commencing on days 0, 7 and 63. Lying was the most frequent activity, ranging from 65 to 90

Date 1988
Publication Title Applied Animal Behaviour Science
Volume 19
Issue 3-4
Pages 265-272
ISBN/ISSN 0168-1591
Language English
Author Address T. Friend, Dep. Anim. Sci., A & M. Univ., College Station, TX 77843, USA.
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  1. Animal behavior
  2. Animal housing
  3. Animal husbandry
  4. Crates
  5. Farms
  6. Feedlots
  7. Housing
  8. Mammals
  9. Meat animals
  10. peer-reviewed
  11. Pigs
  12. Swine
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