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This article describes the social and aggressive behaviours of goats at drinkers.

Author(s)
Wiederkehr, D.; Scheuber, C.
Publisher
Forum Kleinwiederkäuer/Petits Ruminants, Niederönz, Switzerland
Citation
Forum Kleinwiederkäuer/Petits Ruminants, 2018, No.4, pp 11-13
Abstract

This article discusses the current knowledge on housing and management to minimize tail biting in piglets such as early socialization of piglets to avoid social ranking; simultaneous access to high quality feeds and roughage with optimum water supply; separate areas for lying and defecation;...

Author(s)
Borell, E. von
Publisher
Höhere Bundeslehr-und Forschungsaustalt für Landwirtschaft, Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Irdning, Austria
Citation
Bautagung Raumberg-Gumpenstein 2015. Zukunftsorientierte Rinder-und Schweinehaltung. Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Austria, 21 May, 2015, 2015, pp 37-40
Abstract

Three experiments were undertaken to determine the best method of incorporating and separating goats (due to injury and for lambing) in small groups while reducing stress to animals. The first, second and third trials specifically aimed to determine the impact of the inclusion of a single foreign...

Author(s)
Keil, N. M.; Patt, A.
Publisher
Eidgenössische Forschungsanstalt für Agrarwirtschaft und Landtechnik (FAT), Tänikon, Switzerland
Citation
ART-Berichte, Switzerland, 2013, No.765, pp 12 pp.
Abstract

The behavioural interactions of sows housed in groups are described in a series of studies. The knowledge of the factors that affect group behaviour is emphasized in order to successfully house sows in groups without negatively affecting health, fertility and welfare.

Author(s)
Krauss, A. V.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2013, 94, 6, pp 545...548
Abstract

The aim of this article is to commemorate in-vivo expertise on hens as a contribution to a more rational discussion about husbandry and so called diseases of intensive husbandry in chicken. Chicken have a distinctive social behaviour with definite patterns. Their social structure is especially...

Author(s)
Jaeger, G.
Publisher
Terra-Verlag GmbH, Konstanz, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Umschau, 2011, 66, 1, pp 18-28
Abstract

The expertise on the interpretation of Section 11b TierSchG assumes that a hypertrophy of aggressive behaviour exists in some blood lines of Bull Terriers, American Staffordshire Terriers and Pitbull type dogs. This study was carried out to detect whether a hypertrophy of aggressive behaviour...

Author(s)
Schalke, E.; Ott, S.; Hirschfeld, J.; Hackbarth, H.
Publisher
Schlutersche Verlagsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Kleintierpraxis, 2011, 56, 9, pp 466...472
Abstract

The aim of this investigation was to analyze the social hierarchy in 3 dairy cow herds (48, 46, 73 cows, respectively) using the sociometric parameters (software program MatMan 1.1, Fa. Noldus) on different levels. The percentage of for the observer unknown relationships ranged from 68 to 85%,...

Author(s)
Kucevic, D.; Wähner, M.; Hoy, S.
Publisher
Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Züchtungskunde, 2010, 82, 6, pp 428-436
Abstract

Author(s)
Olsen, U.
Publisher
Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Zusammenhänge zwischen Hundeverhaltern und unterschiedlicher Einschränkung des Hundes durch die Leine, 2008, pp 224 pp.
Abstract

Early socialization between suckling piglets of different litters was allowed by opening a piglet lock between two adjacent farrowing crates at 10 days post partum. Controls were suckling piglets from group farrowing and piglets from single farrowing crates without piglet locks. Preliminary results ...

Author(s)
Bünger, B.; Kutzer, T.; Sanders, O.
Publisher
Freiland Verband, Wien, Austria
Citation
Auf dem Weg zu einer tiergerechten Haltung, Wissenschaftliche Tagung 23-25 September 2004 an der Universität für Bodenkultur Wien, Vienna, Austria, 2004, pp 38-41
Abstract

The study investigated the behaviour of breeding sows fed by an electronic feeding system in which the sow is not protected from its pen mates during feed intake. Three feeding stations were installed for a dynamic group of a maximum of 36 sows (maximum animal/feeding place ratio: 12:1). The sows'...

Author(s)
Weber, R.
Publisher
Bundesamt für Landwirtschaft, Bern, Switzerland
Citation
Agrarforschung, 2004, 11, 6, pp 230-235

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