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Transport of horses for slaughter in Iceland
Contributor(s):: Roy, R. C., Cockram, M. S., Dohoo, I. R., Ragnarsson, S.
There is interest in the transportation of horses ( Equus caballus) to slaughter and a need to assess the welfare implications of this practice. Forty-six loads of 7-35 horses transported for 0.33 to 3.10 h to a slaughter plant in Iceland were studied. Adults and foals were transported together...
The effect of land based seal watching tourism on the haul-out behaviour of harbour seals ( Phoca vitulina) in Iceland
Contributor(s):: Granquist, S. M., Sigurjonsdottir, H.
The effect of land-based seal watching on the haul-out pattern of harbour seals ( Phoca vitulina) was investigated between June and August of 2008-2010 on Vatnsnes, NW Iceland. The results showed that the behaviour and spatial haul-out pattern of seals was affected by the tourists. In 2009 the...
Views on euthanasia and the rehoming of dogs in Norway and Iceland
Contributor(s):: Lund, H. S., Eggertsson, S., Grondahl, A. M., Eggertsdottir, A. V.
Changes in the relationships between dogs, owners and veterinarians in Norway and Iceland
Contributor(s):: Lund, H. S., Eggertsson, S., Jorgensen, H., Grondahl, A. M., Eggertsdottir, A. V.