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This study explored the effects of a combination between two methods that have proved to enhance the social abilities of autistic children - Social Story and Animal Assisted Therapy. The main hypothesis of this investigation was that a naturally enriched social environment (i.e., the presence of a...

Author(s)
Grigore, A. A.; Rusu, A. S.
Publisher
Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden, Netherlands
Citation
Society & Animals, 2014, 22, 3, pp 241-261
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The aim of this study was to assess the qualitative behaviour of dairy cows in tied (15 farms) and loose (12 farms) housing systems in Transylvania, Romania, in the winter period. It was shown that the values recorded for the 20 qualitative descriptors assessed varied largely in the investigated...

Author(s)
Popescu, S.; Borda, C.; Diugan, E. A.; El-Mahdy, C.; Spinu, M.; Sandru, C. D.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Veterinary Medicine, 2014, 71, 1, pp 276-277
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The values obtained in each section and afferent criteria indicate a total score of 20.5 points (F1), 15.0 points (F2), 19.0 points (F3), 18 points (F4), 20.5 points (F5). Lowest score obtained in all farms resulting from the assessment of the system maintenance: tie-stall in winter, resting...

Author(s)
El-Mahdy, C.; Popescu, S.; Borda, C.; Boaru, A.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Animal Science and Biotechnologies, 2014, 71, 2, pp 289-290
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This study aimed to assess the welfare of farmed rabbits in two facilities using different housing situations: indoor and outdoor cages. The welfare parameters assessed were extrapolated from the actual scientific knowledge and based on the five freedoms. The calculated prevalence of several...

Author(s)
Popescu, S.; Diugan, E. A.; Borda, C.; El-Mahdy, C.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Scientific Papers: Animal Science and Biotechnologies, 2013, 46, 2, pp 200-205
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Beaver life is inextricably linked to the water presence as the main limiting factor and its characteristics. The present case study sought to surprise beaver behaviour during June-August 2010 (a very instable rainy period), on a small tributary of Râul Negru River. Over 100 hours of direct...

Author(s)
Pașca, C.; Ionescu, G.; Popa, M.; Ionescu, O.; Ionescu, D. T.
Publisher
Transilvania University Press, Brașov, Romania
Citation
Proceedings of the Biennial International Symposium, Forest and Sustainable Development, Brașov, Romania, 15-16th October 2010, 2011, pp 355-360
Abstract

A good animal welfare could not be conceived without continue monitoring, based on practical, numerical tools. The present study aims to assess the welfare of diary cows from Holstein-Frisian breed in a farm near Bucharest during May-June 2008 period. As in Romania there an official numeric system...

Author(s)
Furnaris, F.; Mitranescu, E.; Tudor, L.; Simion, V.; Togan, C.; Tasbac, B.; Bustani, S.
Publisher
Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară"Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice - Medicină Veterinară, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, 2010, 53, 12(4), pp 1011-1016
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Assuring a good animal welfare level is not only a mean of increasing livestock production, but also a moral duty of human society. As a major concern, of general interest, animal welfare is covered by numerous governmental or nongovernmental organizations and bodies: Food and Agriculture...

Author(s)
Mitranescu, E.; Tudor, L.; Vataselu, R.; Lataretu, A.; Furnaris, F.
Publisher
Universitatea de Științe Agronomice și Medicină Veterinară București, București, Romania
Citation
Scientific Works - University of Agronomical Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest Series C, Veterinary Medicine, 2012, 58, 3, pp 353-358
Abstract

This special issue presents papers discussed at the Proceedings of the International Workshop on the Restoration of Fish Populations, held in Duesseldorf, Germany, last 1-4 September 2009. 37 oral contributions and 19 posters were presented which covered a broad range of basic and applied research...

Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Journal of Applied Ichthyology, 2011, 27, s3, pp i + 1-100
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The research were run in December 2006 and aim to establish the livestock welfare level in an Ilfov county farm of laying hens reared in intensive system on litter. During the study there were assessed two shelters divided in two compartments each, where are housed parent flocks of Hybro PG+...

Author(s)
Furnaris, F.; Mitranescu, E.; Tudor, L.; Ilie, L.; Togan, C.; Staicu, E.
Publisher
Facultatea de Medicină Veterinară, Timișoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrari Stiintifice - Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole a Banatului Timisoara, Medicina Veterinara, 2007, 40, pp 379-383
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Author(s)
Barbura, T.; Peteu, C.; Kiss, F.
Citation
Buletinul Institutului Agronomic Cluj-Napoca, Seria Zootehnie si Medicina Veterinara, 1978, 32, pp 61-63

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