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This review is a compilation of data from several studies that focused on the analysis of sexual behavior of donkeys. This review addresses aspects of sexual behavior of male and female including data obtained in evaluations under field and controlled breeding management systems as during extensive ...

Author(s)
Henry, M.; Lago, L. A.; Mendonça, L. F.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Reprodução Animal, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Reprodução Animal, 2009, 33, 4, pp 223-230
Abstract

Aspects related to social organization and its effects on the reproductive behavior of domestic stallions breeding under free range management systems have not been studied. This study was carried out with the following objectives: to identify the social units established between Brazilian Pony...

Author(s)
Tarouco, A. K.; Freitas, C. C.; Neves, A. P.; Gregory, R. M.; Mattos, R. C.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Reprodução Animal, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Animal Reproduction (Belo Horizonte), 2009, 6, 4, pp 535-545
Abstract

The influence of age, dominance rank, kinship and aggressiveness over affiliative relationships and sexual behaviours were analysed in a herd of Sorraia horses, Equus caballus, kept under extensive management. Subjects were 10 adult mares 5-18 years old that had known each other since birth, and a...

Author(s)
Heitor, F.; Oom, M. do M.; Vicente, L.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Behavioural Processes, 2006, 73, 3, pp 231-239
Abstract

Between January 1986 and March 1998, a study was conducted on Misaki Stallions in southeastern Kyushu (Japan). Young males formed new harems when they were between 3.8 and 7.6 years old; 93% of these new harem groups were formed at the beginning of the breeding season. The most common way (87%) for ...

Author(s)
Khalil, A. M.; Murakami, N.
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 1999, 61, 6, pp 667-671
Abstract

The term 'libido', first used by Freud to refer to the force by which the sexual instinct is represented in the mind, has become more and more used to refer to some aspects of sexual behaviour in large domestic animals. From being a wide, rather imprecise term, it has come to be defined in a...

Author(s)
Wodzicka-Tomaszewska, M.; Kilgour, R.; Ryan, M.
Citation
Applied Animal Ethology, 1981, 7, 3, pp 203-238