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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
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
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Behaviour of domesticated birds: chickens, turkeys and ducks.

This chapter discusses social behaviour; foraging, feeding and drinking; body maintenance; diurnal rhythm; sexual behaviour; egg-laying, incubation and behaviour at hatching; care of offspring and offspring development of chickens, turkeys and ducks.

Author(s)
Mench, J. A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391650)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Behaviour of horses.

This chapter discusses the time budgets; foraging and feeding behaviour; social behaviour; mating or sexual behaviour; bheaviour at birth; care of offsping, including nursing; offspring development and management; and perception in horses.

Author(s)
Mills, D.; Redgate, S.
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
CABI Book Chapter Info
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 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
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
AbstractFull Text

Author(s)
Horwitz, D. F.
Publisher
North American Veterinary Community (NAVC), Gainesville, USA
Citation
Proceedings of the NAVC Conference, 16-20 January 2016, Orlando, Florida, USA. Volume 30, Small Animal and Exotics, 2016, pp 105-108
Abstract

Wood-Gush's seminal work on the social behaviour and welfare of fowl populations laid the foundations of a sociobiology approach to understand the evolutionary nature of social interactions and their applied significance for domestic animals. Within this context, maintaining high fertility and...

Author(s)
Pizzari, T.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2016, 181, pp 12-18

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