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

In this article the author discussed the significance of feline foraging toys in stimulating both the physical and mental health of cats. Given emphasis are the cat owners knowledge on the nutrient requirements as well as feeding behaviour or feeding style of their kittens. Also highlighted by the...

Author(s)
Johnson, I.
Publisher
Royal Canin Ltd (UK and Ireland), Castle Cary, UK
Citation
Veterinary Focus, 2019, 29, 1, pp 45-48
Abstract

In order to provide experimental basis for improving the welfare level of weaned piglets, the preference experiment of piglets for nylon rope and plastic tube placed in the enclosure was conducted. Four healthy piglets with similar weights were selected from each of the 3 litters of piglets 7 days...

Author(s)
Yang DongDong; Xi JunCheng; Li ShuangCun; Li ShaoZu; Yin GuoAn
Publisher
Inner Mongolia Academy of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Science, Hohhot, China
Citation
Animal Husbandry and Feed Science (Inner Mongolia), 2018, 39, 8, pp 64-67
Abstract

Parrots are extremely popular pets, being kept for many reasons including as companions; for entertainment due to their often quirky personalities and their ability to talk; and for appreciation of their colourful plumage. Many are very long-lived, and their intelligence level is often...

Author(s)
Livingstone, M.
Publisher
MA Healthcare Limited, London, UK
Citation
Companion Animal, 2018, 23, 8, pp 462-469
Abstract

Objectives: Prompted by the need to find effective ways to enhance compliance in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and building on the increasing interest in dog-assisted interventions for this population, this study provides an exploratory test on whether dogs may assist children with...

Author(s)
Silva, K.; Lima, M.; Santos-Magalhães, A.; Fafiães, C.; Sousa, L. de
Publisher
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., New Rochelle, USA
Citation
Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 2018, 24, 3, pp 238-242
AbstractFull Text

A dog relatively often comes into the situation of swallowing or aspirating a foreign body, which can cause an injury of organs or tissue and permanently stay in the organism. All objects in solid aggregate state, which are not food, dietary supplement or other digestible component, are called...

Author(s)
Paraš, G.; Paraš, S.; Lukač, B.; Vitković, O.; Čegar, I.
Publisher
Veterinarski Institut Republike Srpska "Dr Vaso Butozan", Banja Luka, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Citation
Veterinarski žurnal Republike Srpska, 2017, 17, 2, pp 234-246
AbstractFull Text

This article discusses the various environmental enrichment tools for the psittacines such as the cage, interactive game, music, toys, diets and social relationship so as to achieve sound animal welfare for the caged pet birds.

Author(s)
López Paramio, A.
Publisher
ASIS Biomedia s.l., Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
Argos - Informativo Veterinario, 2017, No.185, pp 88, 90
AbstractFull Text

This presentation is based on three episodes of enteral occlusion in a male cat, eight years old, overweight, following foreign body ingestion. What is so special about this case is the inexplicable attraction to a specific toy type, which is offered to the clients of a supermarket network. These...

Author(s)
Lescai, D.
Publisher
Multimedia Business Corporation, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Romanian Journal of Veterinary Medicine & Pharmacology, 2017, 2, 6, pp 178-183
Abstract

A peculiar form of food products is that of faked ones. These are models that perfectly simulate: cheeses, salami, but also fresh meats, baked goods and confectionery. These are not counterfeits, but scenic objects, educational tools (sometimes toys) of a great technological value. In Italy there...

Publisher
Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale dell'Umbria e dell Marche, Perugia, Italy
Citation
Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria, 2016, 17, 94, pp unpaginated
Abstract

Author(s)
Martin, D.; Campbell, L. M.; Ritchie, M. R.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Canine and feline behavior for veterinary technicians and nurses, 2015, pp 145-203

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