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Gentling and welfare of lambs
| Contributor(s):: M Caroprese, L Taibi, V Franco, M Musto, A Muscio
Gentling e benessere dell’agnello. Al fine di valutare l’effetto delle cure dell’operatore sul benessere dell’agnello allattato artificialmente è stata effettuata una prova della durata di 7 settimane condotta su 64 agnelli di razza Comisana. Gli agnelli in...
The presence of the dam affects the efficiency of gentling and feeding on the early establishment of the stockperson-lamb relationship
| Contributor(s):: Boivin, X., Nowak, R., Terrazas Garcia, A.
This experiment investigates how the maternal presence influences the effect of additional human contact in early age on the reaction of lambs to their stockperson. 40 twin-born lambs were involved in this experiment during their first 4 days of life. 10 pairs of twins were reared artificially...