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Background: During the production period of laying hens, the number of cracked eggshells increases and the skeleton becomes brittle. Both these problems are related to ageing of the hen and cause economic problems for egg producers and impaired animal welfare. This study investigated key factors in ...

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Wistedt, A.; Ridderstrǻle, Y.; Wall, H.; Holm, L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2019, 61, 14, pp (12 March 2019)
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Trace elements, including copper, are crucial for the proper course of various biochemical processes occurring in the organisms of young and adult ruminants. Copper plays a key role in cell development and metabolism, since it exhibits strong antioxidant activity. Being a constituent of various...

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Wysocka, D.; Snarska, A.; Sobiech, P.
Publisher
Polish Society for Magnesium Research, Olsztyn, Poland
Citation
Journal of Elementology, 2019, 24, 1, pp 101-110
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The objective of this study was to evaluate the welfare status of high-producing Holstein dairy cows on commercial Croatian farms. Lying behavior data was collected from 278 dairy cows across four farms with varying milking parlors and housing systems in eastern Croatia for at least 3 days. Data...

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Eberhart, N. L.; Krawczel, P. D.; Mijić, P.; Gantner, V.; Gregić, M.; Bobić, T.
Publisher
Institute for Animal Husbandry, Belgrade, Serbia
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Biotechnology in Animal Husbandry, 2019, 35, 1, pp 13-24
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Technological solutions and environmental conditions have a significant impact on infestation intensity and the problems around D. gallinae control. Changes in keeping laying hens in EU, in terms of D. gallinae influence, have not led to the welfare of the layers. On the contrary, they have...

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Pavličević, A.; Pavlović, I.; Ratajac, R.; Popović, D.; Davidović, B.; Krnjajić, D.
Publisher
Institute for Animal Husbandry, Belgrade, Serbia
Citation
Biotechnology in Animal Husbandry, 2019, 35, 1, pp 1-11
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Environmental enrichment is an important tool within production systems to promote welfare and animal health. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of enrichment objects on stress of piglets in nursery phase. 32 piglets housed in experimental farm were distributed in 4 groups (n=8):...

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Bezerra, B. M. O.; Silva, S. S. C.; Oliveira, A. M. A.; Silva, C. V. O.; Parente, R. A.; Andrade, T. S.; Evangelista, J. N. B.; Pinheiro, D. C. S. N.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2019, 71, 1, pp 281-290
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The ophthalmological parameters were evaluated of 38 male Nelore bovine (n=19, GN group) and Gir (n=19, GG group), with 15 months age. The ophthalmological examinations by Schirmer 1 (TLS-1), aplanation tonometry, retinography and B-mode ultrasonography were done. The results of the TLS-1,...

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Morais, T. L.; Neves, C. A.; Borges, N. C.; Lima, A. M. V.; Silva, L. F. L.; Castro, L. T. S.; Espindola, S. O.; Cunha, P. H. J.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
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Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2019, 71, 1, pp 177-186
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The effects of different concentrations of oxygen and nitrous oxide on blood gas parameters in pigs maintained under spontaneous or pressure-controlled ventilation, with or without positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP), were compared. Forty-eight pigs were randomly divided into six groups,...

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Biteli, E. G. F.; Nunes, N.; Lopes, P. C. F.; Silva, P. E. S.; Ido, C. K.; Silva, H. R. A.; Horr, M.; Carneiro, R. L.; Bompadre, T. F. V.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2019, 71, 1, pp 35-43
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The study was conducted in the slaughterhouse of Chachapoyas, Amazonas, Peru, between January and October 2017, with the aim to determine the correlation between the behavioral indicators of animal welfare during the slaughter and the physicochemical properties of the beef. Ninety-nine bovines were ...

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Quispe, H.; Cayo-Colca, I.; Saucedo, J.
Publisher
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru
Citation
Revista de Investigaciones Veterinarias del Perú (RIVEP), 2019, 30, 1, pp 34-48
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The aim of this study was to evaluate the physiological parameters and thermal comfort indices of commercial layers fed diets containing different levels of vegetable glycerin. A total of 378 Hy-Line White layers at 32 weeks of age were housed in a shed at nine birds per cage. The experiment lasted ...

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Sena, T. L. de; Bastos-Leite, S. C.; Vasconcelos, A. M. de; Goulart, C. de C.; Farias, M. R. S. de; Maranguape, J. de S.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Scientists Forum, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
JAPS, Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences, 2019, 29, 1, pp 33-40
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Thermal environment management have been a barrier to increase quail production, once it exerts direct and indirect effects on egg production and welfare. The objective of this study was to develop a fuzzy model to predict feed intake of Japanese laying quails. The model was developed based on data ...

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Castro, J. de O.; Yanagi Junior, T.; Schiassi, L.; Fassani, E. J.; Ferraz, P. F. P.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido (UFERSA), Mossoro, Brazil
Citation
Journal of Animal Behaviour and Biometeorology, 2019, 7, 1, pp 18-24

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