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Domestic animal behaviour and welfare.

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Description

This book contains chapters on the behaviour and welfare of domestic animals, including dogs, cats, rabbits, furbearing animals, fishes, turkeys, ducks, geese and other livestock. The 36 chapters are divided into 6 main sections that discuss concepts and methods of measuring behaviour, organization of behaviour, social and reproductive behaviour, early and parental behaviour and abnormal behaviour management in relation to animal welfare.

Book Chapters

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Introduction and concepts. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 17) Describing, recording and measuring behaviour. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 27) Experience, learning and behaviour development. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 40) Motivation. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 52) Evolution and optimality. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 58) Welfare assessment. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 73) Behaviour towards predators and social attackers. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 77) Feeding. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 93) Body care. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 102) Locomotion and space occupied. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 109) Exploration. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 112) Spacing behaviour. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 119) Rest and sleep. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 127) General social behaviour. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 137) Human-domestic animal interactions. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 140) Seasonal and reproductive behaviour. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 145) Sexual behaviour. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 161) Fetal and parturient behaviour. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 173) Maternal and neonatal behaviour. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 20 (Page no: 188) Juvenile and play behaviour. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 21 (Page no: 199) Handling, transport and humane control of domestic animals. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 22 (Page no: 216) Welfare and behaviour in relation to disease. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 23 (Page no: 226) Abnormal behaviour 1: stereotypies. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 24 (Page no: 235) Abnormal behaviour 2: self-directed and environment-directed. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 25 (Page no: 239) Abnormal behaviour 3: addressed to another animal. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 26 (Page no: 248) Abnormal behaviour 4: failure of function. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 27 (Page no: 255) Abnormal behaviour 5: anomalous reactivity. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 28 (Page no: 261) The welfare of cattle. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 29 (Page no: 272) The welfare of pigs. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 30 (Page no: 281) The welfare of poultry. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 31 (Page no: 301) The welfare of farmed and pet fish. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 32 (Page no: 308) The welfare of animals kept for fur production. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 33 (Page no: 313) The welfare of horses and other equids. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 34 (Page no: 316) The welfare of farmed and pet rabbits. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 35 (Page no: 318) The welfare of dogs. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.
Chapter: 36 (Page no: 323) The welfare of cats. Author(s): Broom, D. M. Fraser, A. F.

Book details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Centre for Animal Welfare and Anthrozoology, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2007
  • ISBN
  • 9781845932879
  • Record Number
  • 20083100834