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  1. The Behavioral Effects of Feeding Enrichment on a Zoo-Housed Herd of African Elephants (Loxodonta africana)

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    | Contributor(s):: Caroline Marie Driscoll

    A comprehensive study on the behavioral effects of feeding enrichment was conducted on six African elephants housed at the North Carolina Zoological Park in Asheboro, NC. The herd is comprised of are two adult males, three adult females, and one subadult female. The study was conducted over a...

  2. Limb loss and feeding ability in the juvenile mud crab Scylla olivacea: Implications of limb autotomy for aquaculture practice

    | Contributor(s):: Fazhan, Hanafiah, Waiho, Khor, Ikhwanuddin, Mhd, Shu-Chien, Alexander Chong, Fujaya, Yushinta, Wang, Youji, Liew, Hon Jung, Chen, Cuiying, Abualreesh, Muyassar H., Jaya-Ram, Annette, Ahmad-Ideris, Abdul Rahim

    2022Applied Animal Behaviour Science2471055530168-159110.1016/j.applanim.2022.105553text

  3. Cat management in an unregulated shelter environment: Relationship between care provision and cat health in Hong Kong

    | Contributor(s):: Kong, S. K., Watson, W., Ho, K. M., Farnworth, M. J.

  4. Impact of digital dermatitis on feedlot cattle behaviour

    | Contributor(s):: Thomas, Anice D., Orsel, Karin, Cortés, Julián A., Pajor, Edmond A.

  5. The potential of feeding patterns to assess generic welfare in growing-finishing pigs

    | Contributor(s):: Bus, Jacinta D., Boumans, Iris J. M. M., Webb, Laura E., Bokkers, Eddie A. M.

  6. Public Feeding Interactions as Enrichment for Three Zoo-Housed Elephants

    | Contributor(s):: Fernandez, Eduardo J., Upchurch, Bruce, Hawkes, Nancy C.

  7. Caring practices of pet cat and dog owners in Northern Ireland vs potential implications for animals' health and welfare

    | Contributor(s):: Naughton, V., Grzelak, T., Mulhern, M. S., Moffett, R. C., Naughton, P. J.

  8. Preference for heights of feeding troughs in mares: a pilot study

    | Contributor(s):: Luz, M. P. F., Maia, C. M., Arruda, L. A. S., Delagracia, M. F., Filho, Jnpp

  9. Can on-farm animal welfare explain relative production differences between dairy herds?

    | Contributor(s):: Frondelius, L., Jauhiainen, L., Niskanen, O., Mughal, M., Sairanen, A.

  10. Trough half empty: Pregnant sows are fed under half of their ad libitum intake

    | Contributor(s):: Read, E., Baxter, E. M., Farish, M., D'Eath, R. B.

  11. The welfare of ducks during foie gras production

    | Contributor(s):: Rochlitz, I., Broom, D. M.

  12. A meta-analysis on the effects of the housing environment on the behaviour, mortality, and performance of growing rabbits

    | Contributor(s):: Sommerville, R., Ruiz, R., Averos, X.

  13. Case control study on environmental, nutritional and management-based risk factors for tail-biting in long-tailed pigs

    | Contributor(s):: Kallio, P. A., Janczak, A. M., Valros, A. E., Edwards, S. A., Heinonen, M.

  14. Characterization of Feeding, Sport Management, and Routine Care of the Chilean Corralero Horse during Rodeo Season

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    | Contributor(s):: Joaquín Bull, Fernando Bas, Macarena Silva-Guzmán, Hope Helen Wentzel, Juan Pablo Keim, Mónica Gandarillas

    The aim of this study was to characterize the routine care, training, feeding, and nutritional management of Chilean corralero horses that participated in the rodeos of the Chilean Rodeo Federation. Forty-nine horse farms between the Metropolitan (33°26′16″ south (S)...

  15. Effects of farrowing stall layout and number of heat lamps on sow and piglet behavior

    | Contributor(s):: Leonard, Suzanne M., Xin, Hongwei, Brown-Brandl, Tami M., Ramirez, Brett C., Johnson, Anna K., Dutta, Somak, Rohrer, Gary A.

  16. Behaviour of Beetal does and bucks at linear vs. hexagonal feeder with special reference to homologous regrouping

    | Contributor(s):: Kaur, Gurpreet, Kaswan, Sandeep, Singla, Mandeep, Sharma, Amit, Lamba, Jaspal Singh

  17. Health and Body Conditions of Riding School Horses Housed in Groups or Kept in Conventional Tie-Stall/Box Housing

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    | Contributor(s):: Jenny Yngvesson, Juan Carlos Rey Torres, Jasmine Lindholm, Annika Pättiniemi, Petra Andersson, Hanna Sassner

    We compared welfare measures of horses among Swedish riding schools (RS) during winter where horses were kept either in group housing (n = 8) or in tie-stalls/boxes (n = 8), Health data for six previous months were obtained for all horses at each RS from their records. Ten horses per...

  18. Early feeding experiences of piglets and their impact on novel environment behaviour and food neophobia

    | Contributor(s):: Middelkoop, Anouschka, Kemp, Bas, Bolhuis, J. Elizabeth

    We studied whether feeding experiences of piglets during lactation influence novel environment behaviour pre-weaning and food acceptance pre- and post-weaning. In a 2 × 2 arrangement, litters (n = 10/treatment) received creep feed as monotonous diet (MO) or four feed items as diverse diet (DD)...

  19. Comparative assessment of general behaviour and fear-related responses in hatchery-hatched and on-farm hatched broiler chickens

    | Contributor(s):: Giersberg, Mona F., Poolen, Ilse, de Baere, Kris, Gunnink, Henk, van Hattum, Theo, van Riel, Johan W., de Jong, Ingrid C.

    Traditionally, broiler chickens hatch in the hatchery and they are usually not provided with feed and water until placement at the farm. This can have negative effects on their health and welfare. Therefore, alternative systems providing early nutrition, for instance by hatching eggs in a poultry...

  20. Motivation for feeding in broiler breeder pullets fed different types of restricted high-fibre diets

    | Contributor(s):: Riber, Anja B., Tahamtani, Fernanda M.

    High-fibre diets have been suggested as alternative feeding strategies that potentially may alleviate the hunger felt by feed-restricted broiler breeders and fulfil their behavioural need for feeding behaviour. The aim of the present study was to investigate the effects of four dietary...