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Tail biting is detrimental to animal welfare and has negative consequences for producer economy. Poor health is one of the risk factors for tail biting. The first aim of this study was therefore to test for links between health status and behavior related to tail biting at the individual level. The ...

Munsterhjelm, C.; Nordgreen, J.; Aae, F.; Heinonen, M.; Olstad, K.; Aasmundstad, T.; Janczak, A. M.; Valros, A.
Elsevier, New York, USA
Physiology & Behavior, 2017, 179, pp 298-307