Cross-species transmission potential between wild pigs, livestock, poultry, wildlife, and humans: implications for disease risk management in North America
| Contributor(s):: Ryan S. Miller, Steven J. Sweeney, Chris Slootmaker, Daniel A. Grear, Paul A. Di Salvo, Deborah Kiser, Stephanie A. Shwif
Cross-species disease transmission between wildlife, domestic animals and humans is an increasing threat to public and veterinary health. Wild pigs are increasingly a potential veterinary and public health threat. Here we investigate 84 pathogens and the host species most at risk for...
Rooting for feed: Mixing corn pellets into rooting material tends to increase the presence of grower and finisher pigs in the rooting area but not its cleanliness
| Contributor(s):: Knoll, Maximilian, Bokkers, Eddie A. M., Leeb, Christine, Wimmler, Cäcilia, Andersen, Heidi Mai-Lis, Thomsen, Rikke, Früh, Barbara, Holinger, Mirjam
The Effect of a Novel Transport System on the Welfare and Meat Quality of Slaughter Pigs
| Contributor(s):: Lemos Teixeira, Dayane, Lykke, Leif, Boyle, Laura
Comparison between Single- and Group-housed Pregnant Sows for Direct and Indirect Physiological, Reproductive, Welfare Indicators and Gene Expression Profiling
| Contributor(s):: Capoferri, Rossana, Parati, Katia, Puglisi, Roberto, Moscati, Livia, Sensi, Marco, Lombardi, Guerino, Sandri, Gianpietro, Briani, Carlo, Galli, Andrea
Animal welfare during a period of intensification: The views of confinement and alternative pig producers
| Contributor(s):: Molnar, M., Fraser, D.
Public perceptions of undercover investigations in livestock farming: An end that justifies the means?
| Contributor(s):: Schulze, M., Risius, A., Spiller, A.
Could low atmospheric pressure stunning (LAPS) be suitable for pig slaughter? A review of available information
| Contributor(s):: Bouwsema, J. A., Lines, J. A.
Post-natal development of EEG responses to noxious stimulation in pigs (Sus scrofa) aged 1-15 days
| Contributor(s):: Kells, N. J., Beausoleil, N. J., Satherland, M. A., Johnson, C. B.
Aggregating animal welfare indicators: can it be done in a transparent and ethically robust way?
| Contributor(s):: Sandoe, P., Corr, S. A., Lund, T. B., Forkman, B.
Artificial rearing affects the emotional state and reactivity of pigs post-weaning
| Contributor(s):: Schmitt, O., O'Driscoll, K., Baxter, E. M., Boyle, L. A.
Preference for and behavioural response to environmental enrichment in a small population of sexually mature, commercial boars
| Contributor(s):: Sirovica, L. V., Creamer, M., Horback, K. M.
Use of meloxicam, buprenorphine, and Maxilene (R) to assess a multimodal approach for piglet pain management, part I: surgical castration
| Contributor(s):: Viscardi, A. V., Turner, P. V.
Use of meloxicam, buprenorphine, and Maxilene (R) to assess a multimodal approach for piglet pain management, part 2: tail-docking
Efficiency of measures for sow husbandry: Integrating farm income, animal welfare and public attitudes
| Contributor(s):: Bergstra, T. J., Hogeveen, H., Stassen, E. N., Lansink, Agjmo
Measuring piglet castration pain using linear and non-linear measures of heart rate variability
| Contributor(s):: Byrd, C. J., Radcliffe, J. S., Craig, B. A., Eicher, S. D., Lay, D. C.
Interobserver reliability of measures of the Welfare Quality (R) animal welfare assessment protocol for sows and piglets
| Contributor(s):: Friedrich, L., Krieter, J., Kemper, N., Czycholl, I.
Effects of environment and breed on growth performance and meat quality of fattening pigs
| Contributor(s):: Li, J., Han, Q., Liu, R., Wen, P., Ji, W., Pan, L., Wang, C., Zhao, P., Liu, H., Bao, J.
Duration of confinement and pen-type affect health-related measures of welfare in lactating sows
| Contributor(s):: Maschat, K., Dolezal, M., Leeb, C., Heidinger, B., Winckler, C., Oczak, M., Baumgartner, J.
Protecting farm animal welfare during intensification: Farmer perceptions of economic and regulatory pressures
A comparison of behavioural methodologies utilised to quantify deviations in piglet behaviour associated with castration
| Contributor(s):: Park, R. M., Cramer, M. C., Wagner, B. K., Turner, P., Moraes, L. E., Viscardi, A. V., Coetzee, J. F., Pairis-Garcia, M. D.