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This paper presents guidelines on determining the basic needs of horses and factors to consider in assuring the health and welfare of domesticated as well as free range horses.

Author(s)
Hausberger, M.
Publisher
NÉVA Europarc, Créteil, France
Citation
Le Nouveau Praticien Vétérinaire - Équine, 2018, 12, 46, pp 21-24
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This study aimed to investigate the effect of raising in free-range and cages on behavioural expression of turkeys. Using a Completely Randomized Design, 60 males, five months-old, Beltsville Small White turkeys were divided into 2 groups. Each group consisted of 5 replicates which had 6 turkeys...

Author(s)
Chinrasri, O.; Chantiratikul, A.; Nontasaeng, P.; Inthasri, S.
Publisher
Office of Agricultural Research and Extension, Maejo Univeristy, Sansai, Thailand
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Research and Extension, 2018, 35, 2 Suppl. 2, pp 864-871
Abstract

Learning by observing others is especially beneficial for young and naïve individuals. The relationship to the social partner is thus important. While peers are often used as demonstrators to test for social learning abilities in a species, thereby studying horizontal transmission of information,...

Author(s)
Veit, A.; Wondrak, M.; Huber, L.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Animal Behaviour, 2017, 132, pp 49-59
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Author(s)
Baumgartner, M.; Frank, V.; Gandorfer, J.; Ramoser, A.; Seiler, S.; Zeitler-Feicht, M. H.
Publisher
Hans Eisenmann-Zentrum für Agrarwissenschaften der TU München, München, Germany
Citation
1st HEZagrar PhD Symposium April 21, 2015, Germany. Proceedings, 2015, pp 11-14
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Behaviour of Hungarian grey cattle was observed under range grazing conditions during four grazing seasons. The actual behaviour of cattle was recorded 3 times an hour, during investigated grazing days. Selected animals were tagged with GPS recorders which made it possible to detect their position...

Author(s)
Halasz, A.; Nagy, G.; Tassi, J.; Bajnok, M.
Publisher
NIBIO, Ǻs, Norway
Citation
The multiple roles of grassland in the European bioeconomy. Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation, Trondheim, Norway, 4-8 September 2016, 2016, pp 95-97
Abstract

Behaviour of East Balkan swine has been studied in three different farms in Bulgaria in autumn-winter and spring-summer season in 2008-2010 during two consecutive days for four hours from 9:00 to 13:00. The behaviour of all herd as well as two focal animals were observed. For focal animals the...

Author(s)
Ivanova-Peneva, S.
Publisher
Agricultural Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Zhivotnov'dni Nauki, 2010, 47, 5, pp 43-47
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Behavior of three herds on specific, marshy terrains of Biebrza National Park were studied during July and August 2008. Observations of herds behavior have been carried out in three periods of the day. The following behavioral patterns were studied: ingestive behavior, resting behavior, eliminative ...

Author(s)
Łojek, J.; Burzyńska, K.; Laskowski, M.
Publisher
Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Annals of Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW, Animal Science, 2009, No.46, pp 269-279
Abstract

This paper describes the composition and bench trial of the novel micropower receiver and data logger, MateID (Electronics Laboratory, Department of Conservation, Wellington, New Zealand), and the results of the trials using the device on captive brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula). The...

Author(s)
Douglas, M. E.; Ji WeiHong; Clout, M. N.
Publisher
Wildlife Society, Bethesda, USA
Citation
Wildlife Society Bulletin, 2006, 34, 1, pp 203-207
Abstract

The incidence of agonistic interactions was determined in a free range system with 700 birds and in a perchery system with 10 flocks of 300 birds. In both systems aggressive behaviour and agonistic interactions were infrequent. In the perchery, when the doors between adjacent pens of 300 laying...

Author(s)
Hughes, B. O.; Carmichael, N. L.; Walker, A. W.; Grigor, P. N.
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 1997, 54, 2/3, pp 215-234
Abstract

The individual and group behaviour of 360 hens in a free-range system was compared with that of flocks in three types of aviary building, each designed for 985, 1816 and 1750 birds. The birds used 55-65% of the available area of the aviaries, compared with 48% of the free-range area. "Sleeping...

Author(s)
Bölter, U.
Publisher
Fachbereich Veterinärmedizin, Justus-Liebig Universität, Giessen, German Federal Republic
Citation
Felduntersuchungen zum Sozialverhalten von Hühnern in der Auslauf- und Volierenhaltung., 1987, pp 131pp.

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