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Farm animal behaviour: characteristics for assessment of health and welfare.

Book cover for Farm animal behaviour: characteristics for assessment of health and welfare.

Description

The second edition of this book contains 12 chapters that describe the domestication, behaviour, physiology, health, welfare, housing and handling of horses, pigs, rabbits, cattle, sheep, goats, fowls, turkeys, geese, ducks, deer and ratites.

Book Chapters

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 3) Horse (Equus caballus). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 27) Swine (Sus scrofa). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 67) Rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 81) Cattle (Bos taurus). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 141) Sheep (Ovis aries). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 156) Goat (Capra hircus). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 175) Domestic fowl (Gallus gallus domesticus). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 198) Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 213) Goose (Anser anser f. domesticus, Anser cygnoides f. domesticus). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 221) Domestic duck (Anas platyrhynchos) and Muscovy duck (Cairina moschata). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 239) Deer: fallow deer (Dama dama) and red deer (Cervus elaphus). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 261) Ratite: ostrich (Struthio camelus), rhea or nandu (Rhea americana) and emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae). Author(s): Ekesbo, I. Gunnarsson, S.

Book details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Department of Animal Environment and Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, SLU Skara, PO Box 234 SE 532 23, Skara, Sweden.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2018
  • ISBN
  • 9781786391391
  • Record Number
  • 20183343840