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To explore the adaptation of introduced Milu (Elaphurus davidianus), also known as Père David's Deer, to their new environment, this study was designed to track and observe 16 Milu, which were released in the Dongting Lake wetland area from Jiangsu, from April 4 to May 12, 2016, using instantaneous ...

Author(s)
Wang ShuangYe; Zhao YunLin; Xu ZhengGang; Li Li; Wu Liang; Duan ChouCang; Peng Jiao
Publisher
Zoological Society of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 2017, 49, 5, pp 1657-1664
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The eastern grass owl (Tyto longimembris) has a wide distribution through the Indian sub-continent, southern China, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and northern and eastern Australia. Despite this broad geographic range it has seldom been studied in the wild and little is known of its reproductive...

Author(s)
Dunlop, R.; Pain, P.
Publisher
European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA), Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Zoo and Aquarium Research, 2016, 4, 4, pp 169-173
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In order to investigate the calls function of Eastern White-browed Gibbon (Hoolock leuconedys), a family with the pair bond and their baby, and a solitary female were tracking observed and their singing frequency and behavior were recorded in the spring and autumn of 2007, spring 2008 at Nankang of ...

Author(s)
Wu JianPu; Zhou Wei; Li MingHui
Publisher
Journal of West China Forestry Science, Kunming, China
Citation
Journal of West China Forestry Science, 2016, 45, 2, pp 129-134
Abstract

Free expression of pig behavior is considered to be an important index of animal welfare. The free beds developed by China Agricultural University, where the sows are freely access to, can act as partitions to reduce the aggression behavior due to feeding competing on one hand, and on other hand...

Author(s)
Li Wei; Liu ZuoHua; Wang ChaoYuan; Li BaoMing
Publisher
Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering, Beijing, China
Citation
Transactions of the Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering, 2017, 33, 22, pp 248-254
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Although male testosterone levels are thought to be linked with the mating system, ecological and social factors complicate the big picture of the function of testosterone in wild nonhuman primates. We examined testosterone correlates with rank and copulatory behavior in male Tibetan macaques (...

Author(s)
Xia DongPo; Li JinHua; Sun BingHua; Weed, J. L.; Kyes, R. C.
Publisher
Zoological Society of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 2015, 47, 5, pp 1445-1454
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The daytime activity budgets of feral yak (Bos grunnieus) were manually observed in Helan Mountains in September 2010. All behaviours were divided into five categories: moving, feeding, resting, social and other behaviours. Results revealed that moving was the principal activity of feral yak and...

Author(s)
Dong JiaPeng; Liu ZhenSheng; Tene LiWei; Zhao ChongNan; Zhou HengWei; Liu ZunXian
Publisher
Journal of Economic Animal, Changchun City, China
Citation
Journal of Economic Animal, 2013, 17, 2, pp 71-74
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As a construction body of the new rural construction, herdsmen's behavioral orientation would have a major impact on the process of the new rural construction. The herdsmen's production behavior, consumer behavior, social behavior and environmental behavior are formulated in the new rural...

Author(s)
Zhang WenXiu; Yin Qi
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Science (Toronto), 2012, 4, 3, pp 85-92
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Underwater behavioral patterns of one Yangtze finless porpoise (Neophocaena phocaenoides asiaeorientalis) calf in captivity and those performed on the water surface by two calves in semi-natural environment were focally followed and continuously recorded until one year postpartum to construct the...

Author(s)
Xian YiJie; Wang KeXiong; Jiang WenHua; Zheng BangYou; Wang Ding
Publisher
Kunming Institute of Zoology, Academia Sinica, Kunming, China
Citation
Zoological Research, 2010, 31, 5, pp 523-530
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Alpine musk deer (Moschus sifanicus) are endangered as a result of habitat degradation and loss and centuries of widespread poaching. Consequently, musk deer farming was introduced as a measure to not only protect musk deer but also to provide a means for sustainable musk supply. An increased...

Author(s)
Meng XiuXiang; Sih, A.; Li HaiTao; Cody, N.
Publisher
National Research Institute of Animal Production, Kraków, Poland
Citation
Annals of Animal Science, 2012, 12, 3, pp 413-421
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Musk deer (Moschus spp.) are small, solitary forest ruminants well-known for the musk secreted by adult males. Because of illegal hunting and habitat degradation and loss, the five species of musk deer are classified as endangered. Musk deer farming has been a positive example of ex situ...

Author(s)
Meng XiuXiang; Feng JinChao; Yun MiaoYing; Wang Bin; Cody, N.
Publisher
Versita, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Biologia (Bratislava), 2011, 66, 5, pp 928-932

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