Fear vs. frustration - Possible factors behind canine separation related behaviour
Contributor(s):: Lenkei, R., Alvarez Gomez, S., Pongracz, P.
The vocal expression of feeding motivation and frustration in the domestic laying hen, Gallus gallus domesticus
Contributor(s):: Zimmerman, P. H., Koene, P., Hooff, J. A. R. A. M. van
Thwarting of feeding behaviour in the laying hen results in an increase in stereotyped pacing, displacement preening, and the gakel-call. These behaviours therefore reflect the frustration arousal caused by the thwarting of feeding behaviour. This raises the question whether the level of...
Thwarting of behaviour in different contexts and the gakel-call in the laying hen
Earlier studies have shown that thwarting of feeding behaviour in the laying hen is expressed through a specific vocalization, the gakel-call. The first aim of this study was to investigate whether the effect of deprivation per se on the occurrence of gakel-calls can be distinguished from the...