Influence of gentle touching applied few weeks before slaughter on avoidance distance and slaughter stress in finishing cattle
Contributor(s):: Probst, J. K., Hillmann, E., Leiber, F., Kreuzer, M., Neff, A. S.
Loading density and welfare of goat kids during long distance road transport
Contributor(s):: Hindle, V. A., Reimert, H. G. M., Werf, J. T. N. van der, Lambooij, E.
Measuring faecal glucocorticoid metabolites as a non-invasive tool for monitoring adrenocortical activity in South American camelids
Contributor(s):: Arias, N., Requena, M., Palme, R.
Nest-building in sows: effects of farrowing housing on hormonal modulation of maternal characteristics
Contributor(s):: Yun, JinHyeon, Swan, K. M., Vienola, K., Farmer, C., Oliviero, C., Peltoniemi, O., Valros, A.
Pet owning, and diabetes coping: a pilot study
Contributor(s):: Zugravu, C. A., Tarcea, M., Patrascu, D.
Prenatal stress and ketamine affect the behavioral and physiological responsiveness of early adolescent pigs to a novel arena and social confrontation test
Contributor(s):: Backus, B. L., Bryer, P. J., Sutherland, M. A.
Social interactions, cortisol and reproductive success of domestic goats ( Capra hircus) subjected to different animal densities during pregnancy
Contributor(s):: Vas, J., Chojnacki, R., Kjoren, M. F., Lyngwa, C., Andersen, I. L.
The importance of diet choice on stress-related responses by lambs
Contributor(s):: Catanese, F., Obelar, M., Villalba, J. J., Distel, R. A.
Utilising spatial distribution in two-tank systems to investigate the level of aversiveness to crowding in farmed rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss
Contributor(s):: Laursen, D. C., Andersson, M. A., Silva, P. I. M., Petersson, E., Hoglund, E.
Organohalogenated contaminants (OHCs) in the serum and hair of pet cats and dogs: biosentinels of indoor pollution
Contributor(s):: Ali, N., Malik, R. N., Mehdi, T., Eqani, S. A., Javeed, A., Neels, H., Covaci, A.
Metal concentrations in blood from an adult bald eagle nesting at Clinton Reservoir in Kansas
Contributor(s):: George T. Allen
Concentrations of metals in blood from an adult male bald eagle nesting at Clinton Reservoir in eastern Kansas in 1991 were analyzed by induction coupled plasma emission spectroscopy without preconcentration.Because there are very limited data on background levels of most metals in bald eagle...
Calcium and other ions in blood and skeleton of Nicaraguan fresh-water shark
Contributor(s):: Marshall R. Urist
The bull shark, Carcharhinus lellcas, employing archaic but effective means of regulating the physical-chemical composition of its body fluids, thrives in tropical fresh-water rivers and lakes. The ionic strength of the serum and the concentrations of total solutes, calcium, urea, and other ions...
Parasitic organisms in the blood of arvicoline rodents in Alaska
Contributor(s):: Francis H. Fay, Robert L. Rausch
A Grahamella-like organism (Schizomycetes: Bartonellaceae) was found in erythrocytes of laboratory-reared northern voles, Microtus oeconomus Pallas, which had been inoculated intraperitoneally with a saline suspension of ground fleas, Megabothris abantis (Roths.), from wild northern voles...
Evaluation of cerebral activity in the prefrontal cortex in mood [affective] disorders during animal-assisted therapy (AAT) by near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS): a pilot study
Contributor(s):: Aoki, J., Iwahashi, K., Ishigooka, J., Fukamauchi, F., Numajiri, M., Ohtani, N., Ohta, M.
A bio-behavioral study of chronic idiopathic colitis in the rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta). (Special Issue: The welfare of laboratory primates.)
Contributor(s):: Howell, S., White, D., Ingram, S., Jackson, R., Larin, J., Morales, P., Garcia, A. P., Hicks, C., Hopper, K., Wagner, J.
A field assessment of the effect of pre-slaughter conditions and genetic-stress susceptibility on blood welfare indicators in pigs
Contributor(s):: Guardia, M. D., Estany, J., Alvarez-Rodriguez, J., Manteca, X., Tor, M., Oliver, M. A., Gispert, M., Diestre, A.
Associations between the psychological characteristics of the human-dog relationship and oxytocin and cortisol levels
Contributor(s):: Handlin, L., Nilsson, A., Ejdeback, M., Hydbring-Sandberg, E., Uvnas-Moberg, K.
Effect of short road journeys on behaviour and some blood variables related to welfare in young bulls
Contributor(s):: Cafazzo, S., Magnani, D., Cala, P., Razzuoli, E., Gerardi, G., Bernardini, D., Amadori, M., Costa, L. N.
Excluding feral swine, javelinas, and raccoons from deer bait stations
Contributor(s):: Pound, J. M., Lohmeyer, K. H., Davey, R. B., Soliz, L. A., Olafson, P. U.
From fright to anticipation: reward conditioning versus habituation to a moving dip net in farmed Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua)
Contributor(s):: Nilsson, J., Stien, L. H., Fosseidengen, J. E., Olsen, R. E., Kristiansen, T. S.