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The aim of this study was to test the effects of mother rearing on behavioural and physiological stress reactions of calves in challenging situations. Thus, we compared mother-reared and artificially reared calves that were kept in the same group but with varying contact with adults. Mother-reared...

Wagner, K.; Barth, K.; Hillmann, E.; Palme, R.; Futschik, A.; Waiblinger, S.
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2013, 147, 1/2, pp 43-54