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The present work aimed to determine the effect of grouping and regrouping young goats on sexual and reproductive development in the season reproductive. 24 males were distributed according to the liveweight corresponding to the 12 couples, placing in each couple a dominant goat (CHD) and a...

Author(s)
Pérez Muñoz, G.; Bernal Barragán, H.; Ledezma Torres, R. A.; Ungerfeld Morón, R.; Sánchez Dávila, F.
Publisher
Pontificia Universidade Católica do Paraná, São José dos Pinhais, Brazil
Citation
Revista Acadêmica: Ciência Animal, 2019, 17, Supl. 1, pp 323-326
Abstract

A better comprehension of cattle contact structure can enhance the prevention of the transmission of infectious agents within livestock farms. Social network analysis has proven to provide a more accurate picture of social structures than traditional methods. In this study, we focused on...

Author(s)
Freslon, I. de; Martínez-López, B.; Belkhiria, J.; Strappini, A.; Monti, G.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2019, 213, pp 47-54
Abstract

The 6th edition of this book contains 9 chapters that describe the communication; aggression and social structure; biological rhythms, sleep and stereotypic behaviour; sexual behaviour; maternal behaviour; development of behaviour; learning; food and water intake and behavioural genetics of dogs,...

Author(s)
Houpt, K. A.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Domestic animal behavior for veterinarians and animal scientists, 2018, Ed.6, pp 448 pp.
Abstract

All poultry species live in groups. These groups can change in structure and composition depending on the season, group size, or availability of resources. Living in groups protects animals from predators and facilitates finding new resources, among other benefits. But living in groups also has...

Author(s)
Estevez, I.
Publisher
Woodhead Publishing, Duxford, UK
Citation
Advances in poultry welfare, 2018, pp 243-262
AbstractFull Text

Breeding behaviour of Chinkara (Gazella bennettii) is more conspicuous in the wild than captivity where individuals do not achieve enough chance to show normal behaviour. These behavioural changes were observed in wild and captive sites of Punjab province of Pakistan from April 2013 to December...

Author(s)
Aziz, M. H.; Anjum, K. M.; Javed, K.; Samiullah, K.; Ali, Z.; Khan, S. A.; Suleman, S.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Scientists Forum, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
JAPS, Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences, 2018, 28, 2, pp 616-622
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The behaviour of laboratory mice and rats.

This chapter discusses general biology; origin and domestication history; diurnal rhythm, sleep and grooming behaviour; general activity, foraging and feeding behaviour; social organization and social behaviour; mate choice, mating behaviour, and parenteral care; housing and welfare of laboratory...

Author(s)
Würbel, H.; Burn, C.; Latham, N.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391650)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Behaviour of cats.

This chapter discusses the origin and domestication; effects of domestication; hunting behaviour and object play; social behaviour and communication; courtship and reproductive behaviour; dominance; ontogeny of behaviour; socialization; and ethology of cat-human relationships.

Author(s)
Bradshaw, J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391650)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Behaviour of dogs.

This chapter discusses the origin and domestication; social behaviour; foraging and feeding behaviour; communication (vision, olfaction, and audition); biological rhythms; sexual behaviour; behaviour at birth and parenteral care; development of behaviour; and cognition in dogs.

Author(s)
Wells, D. L.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391650)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The behaviour of sheep and goats.

This chapter discusses the origin, history of domestication and breed development, and use and economic importance; social behaviour (following and synchronous behaviour, agonistic behaviour, and social recognition); foraging and feeding behaviour (digestive physiology and rumination, browsing and...

Author(s)
Dwyer, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391650)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Behaviour of cattle.

This chapter discusses the origins (domestication and breeds); social behaviour; foraging and feeding behaviour; diurnal rhythm (housing system and feed delivery and weather and access to shade); mating and sexual behaviour; parturition; care of offspring including nursing; and offspring...

Author(s)
Tucker, C. B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391650)
Type
Book chapter

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