Facilitating euthanasia decisions regarding animals with behavior problems
Contributor(s):: Hetts, Suzanne
Genetics of behavioural reactivity in sheep: a strategy for combining animal welfare and efficiency of production
Contributor(s):: Boissy, A., Ligout, S., Foulquie, D., Gautier, A., Moreno, C., Delval, E., Francois, D., Bouix, J.
Modern farm practices, such as reduced contact of livestock with humans and increased size of the herd, induce a decrease of animal familiarisation to farmers so that they are more susceptible to be stressed by routine management procedures. In addition, due to the less support by humans, the...
History of applied animal behavior
Contributor(s):: Hothersall, David
Horses ( Equus caballus )
Contributor(s):: Ekesbo, I.
This chapter covers horse domestication, changes in the animals and their environment, management, behaviour and welfare. Focus is given on innate or learned behaviour and different types of social behaviour. Some of the normal physiological frequency values of interest at clinical examination...
Human factors influencing broiler welfare
Contributor(s):: Hemsworth, P. H., Coleman, G. J.
The sequential relationships between human and animal variables found in the livestock industries indicate that there is an excellent opportunity to target stockperson attitudes and behaviour in order to reduce limitations imposed by human-animal interactions on poultry welfare. Understanding...
Human-animal interaction - the place of the companion animal in society
Contributor(s):: Godfrey, A.
Contributor(s):: Hemsworth, P. H.
Ingestive behavior: the control of feeding in cats and dogs
Contributor(s):: Houpt, Katherine Albro
Issues in description and measurement of temperament in companion dogs
Contributor(s):: Goodloe, Linda P.
Keeping spot at home: an epidemiological approach to maintaining the human-animal bond through behaviour education and obedience training
Contributor(s):: Kogan, L. R., Ruch-Gallie, R., Salman, M. D.
Out of sight, out of mind! Horses are sensitive to humans during interactions? [French]
Contributor(s):: Fureix, C., Sankey, C., Vallet, A. S., Andre, N., Hausberger, M.
Horses' reactions towards humans are a combined result of their temperament, their previous experience, but also of the skills of the human they are interacting with. However, very little is known yet about the relevant elements that have to be considered when humans interact with horses. Here we...
Providing environmental enrichment to captive primates
Contributor(s):: Bayne, Kathryn
Contributor(s):: Borchelt, Peter L., Voith, Victoria L.
Relations between attitudes at work, spinal problems and relationship of man with horse
Contributor(s):: Lesimple, C., Fureix, C., Menguy, H., Richard-Yris, M. A., Hausberger, M.
Behavioural problems, in particular aggression towards humans, are a common source of accidents amongst professionals. On another hand, vertebral problems, possible source of bad welfare or pain, are regularly reported on riding horses. In the present study, we wanted to investigate the links...
Taste aversion conditioning versus conditioning using aversive peripheral stimuli
Contributor(s):: Gustavson, Carl R.
The horse as a companion animal. (UFAW Animal Welfare Series)
Contributor(s):: Loving, N. S.
This chapter focuses on the welfare issues associated with horses kept as companion animals. The use of the companion horse for athletic pursuits, breeding, overprotection of foals, incompatibility of the horse to the purchaser, sale and purchase of horses with behavioural problems, loss of...
The ontogeny of behavior
Contributor(s):: Estep, Daniel Q.
Treating canine behavior problems: behavior modification, obedience, and agility training
Contributor(s):: Marder, Amy, Reid, Pamela J.
Welfare implications of dairy calf and heifer rearing
Contributor(s):: Lawrence, A. B., Dwyer, C. M., Jarvis, S., Roberts, D.
In this chapter we have focused primarily on behavioural issues that emerge from current practices of calf rearing. We have used the perspective of behavioural development and existing knowledge from other species to emphasise that early events in the calf's life (early weaning and individual...