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Background: Dairy goats are commonly housed at a space allowance of 0.7-0.8 m2/goat in commercial Norwegian goat herds, which is very low compared to regulations and recommendations in other European countries. One easy and cheap way to increase space allowance is to allow the animals' access to...

Author(s)
Bøe, K. E.; Ehrlenbruch, R.; Andersen, I. L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2012, 54, 68, pp (22 November 2012)
Abstract

These proceedings presents papers submitted at the 44th yearly seminar (NJF-Seminar no. 450 Fur Animal Meeting) at Nova Park Conference in Knivsta, Sweden, last 1-3 November 2011 . There were 55 participants from Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Iceland and the Netherlands. There were no key note...

Publisher
International Fur Animal Scientific Association, Tjele, Denmark
Citation
Scientifur, 2011, 35, 3/4, pp 63-75
Abstract

Communication systems in mammals are a key feature in the structure of social systems, and include a diversity of signals, sensory systems, and signaling behavior. In many mammals, scent marking is the dominant form of communication, putting the animal in contact with its environment, with...

Author(s)
Jojola, S. M.
Publisher
Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management, Ǻs, Norway
Citation
Social organization and olfactory communication in brown bears, Eurasian beavers, and yellow-bellied marmots, 2011, pp iii + 28 pp.
Abstract

244 silver foxes were tested for their reaction to a human and were subjected to an open field test at 30 and/or 49 days of age and were ranked for social dominance at 120-150 days; 80 ♀♀ and 40 ♂♂ were also tested for competition capacity at 5-7 months. For ♀♀, competition capacity score was...

Author(s)
Bakken, M.
Citation
Norwegian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 1992, Suppl. 9, pp 520-528

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