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Author(s)
Atkinson, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780647838)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Author(s)
Shuttleworth, C. M.; Bertolino, S.; Gill, R.; Gurnell, J.; Hayward, M. W.; Kenward, R. E.; Lawton, C.; Lurz, P. W. W.; McInnes, C. J.; Mill, A.; Trotter, S.; Wauters, L. A.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2019, 184, 12, pp 389-390
Abstract

Overpopulation of pets, livestock, and some species of wildlife is a world-wide problem that could be addressed by reducing or eliminating fertility. Although surgical sterilization, immunocontraceptive vaccines, and chemical castrations are available, their limitations include cost, training,...

Author(s)
Meadows, K. L.; Li YaMin; Xu QiaoBing; Ayres, S.
Publisher
The Society for Theriogenology, Montgomery, USA
Citation
Clinical Theriogenology, 2019, 11, 1, pp 31-41
Abstract

Author(s)
Wright, I.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2019, 184, 7, pp 224
Abstract

Public feeding of free-roaming cats subsidizes their population growth, and has consequences in highly interconnected ecosystems including predation of native wildlife and alteration of their behavior and populations. Research is needed to explain, predict, and possibly curb public feeding. We...

Author(s)
Davey, G.; Khor MeiMei; Zhao Xiang
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 2019, 24, 1, pp 1-13
Abstract

Overpopulation of free-roaming and wildlife animals negatively affects economy and public health in many parts of the world. Contraceptive vaccines are viewed as a valuable option for reducing numbers of unwanted animals. This study develops vaccines for potential use in animal contraception...

Author(s)
Samoylov, A.; Napier, I.; Morrison, N.; Cochran, A.; Schemera, B.; Wright, J.; Cattley, R.; Samoylova, T.
Publisher
Springer US, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Molecular Biotechnology, 2019, 61, 2, pp 73-83
Abstract

The life-history traits and population dynamics of the black bullhead Ameiurus melas (Rafinesque) were studied monthly from August 2009 to December 2012 in Lake Sava in Belgrade (Serbia). This period included a mass mortality event in May 2011 and subsequent population recovery during 2012....

Author(s)
Jaćimović, M.; Lenhardt, M.; Krpo-Ćetković, J.; Jarić, I.; Gačić, Z.; Hegediš, A.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Fisheries Management and Ecology, 2019, 26, 2, pp 153-164
Abstract

Despite being routinely recommended by veterinarians, neutering of dogs and cats has both positive and negative impacts on animal welfare and is ethically problematic. We examined attitudes of a sample of the UK public towards routine neutering of dogs and cats using a questionnaire. Respondents...

Author(s)
Wongsaengchan, C.; McKeegan, D. E. F.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2019, 9, 4, pp 138
Abstract

Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) programs, in which stray cats are captured, neutered and returned to the environment are advocated as a humane, ethical alternative to euthanasia. We review the TNR literature in light of current debate over whether or not there should be further TNR trials in Australia. We ...

Author(s)
Crawford, H. M.; Calver, M. C.; Fleming, P. A.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2019, 9, 4, pp 171
Abstract

The overpopulation of free-roaming domestic cats (Felis catus) is fuelled by uncontrolled breeding of both owned and unowned populations and has been identified as a particular problem in socio-economically deprived areas. Consequently, for sustainable change, it is recommended that...

Author(s)
McDonald, J. L.; Clements, J.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2019, 9, 4, pp 175

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