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Vasseur, E.
Publisher
Producteur de Lait Québécois, Longueuil, Canada
Citation
Producteur de Lait Québécois, 2018, 38, 6, pp 30-32
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Author(s)
Cook, J.
Publisher
Veterinary Ireland, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
Veterinary Ireland Journal, 2018, 8, 3, pp 148, 150
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Early-life social contact in dairy calves has been associated with effects on performance, health, behavior, and cognition. Here we will first describe the negative impact of social isolation in mammals, especially dairy calves, followed by a summary of the opportunities and benefits of providing...

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Costa, J. H. C.; Neave, H. W.
Publisher
American Association of Bovine Practitioners, Stillwater, USA
Citation
Proceedings of the Fiftieth Annual Conference of the American Association of Bovine Practitioners, 14-16 September 2017, Omaha, Nebraska, USA, 2017, pp 119-125
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Despite, under natural conditions, the cattle is a social species and forms stable maternal herds, the dairy calves are separated from their dams early after the birth and then usually housed individually till the 8th week of age. Based on the legislation, it is compulsory to house the dairy calves ...

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Valníčková, B.; Šárová, R.
Publisher
Výzkumný Ústav pro Chov Skotu, Vikyrovice, Czech Republic
Citation
Výzkum v Chovu Skotu, 2017, 59, 3, pp 9-20
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The paper presents issues related to the creation and establishment of hierarchical systems in a herd of cattle, as well as the importance of these issues for cattle breeders and producers. It also discusses the concepts of a flight zone and individual comfort zone, whose violation makes it...

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Abramowicz, P.; Brzozowski, P.; Gołębiewski, M.
Publisher
Polskie Towarzystwo Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 2014, 70, 2, pp 90-93
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Mahlkow-Nerge, K.
Publisher
DLG AgroFood medien gmbh, Bonn, Germany
Citation
Milchpraxis, 2012, 50, 4, pp 42-45
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The purpose of this study was to study the effects of age, sex, and father on behaviour of calves. The study included 40 dairy calves kept in group housing. Maintenance behaviours were conducted at the age of 90, 130 and 170 days. The social behaviour was determined during 1 h feeding on access to...

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Šoch, M.; Brouček, J.; Uhrinčat', M.; Raabová, M.; Št'astná, J.; Tančin, V.; Novák, P.; Zajíček, P.
Publisher
Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului Timișoara, Timișoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice - Zootehnie și Biotehnologii, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului Timișoara, 2011, 44, 2, pp 316-319
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This paper discusses the legal guidelines set for the protection and welfare of animals based on veterinary perspective. Highlights focused on the response of animals to stress as well as human (farm laborers) activity as well as on how the workers would react (give comfort)or tolerate deviations...

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Grammer, H.
Publisher
Lehr- und Forschungszentrum für Landwirtschaft Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Irdning, Austria
Citation
Bautagung Raumberg-Gumpenstein 2011 gemäss Fortbildungsplan des Bundes. Neue Herausforderungen und Strategien in der Rinder- und Schweinehaltung, Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Austria, 18-19 May 2011, 2011, pp 23-24
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Most of the research on animal welfare has focused on the negative aspects of the matter including an array of stress categories, whereas little has been done about the positive states of well being. The present study aims to describe indicators of positive animal welfare suitable for on-farm...

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Napolitano, F.; Knierim, U.; Grasso, F.; Rosa, G. de
Publisher
Edizioni Avenue Media, Bologna, Italy
Citation
Italian Journal of Animal Science, 2009, 8, Supplement 1, pp 355-365
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To investigate the effect of repeated regrouping and relocation (R&R) on behaviour of steers, 72 Holstein-Friesian (14-month-old; 441±3.2 kg) steers were assigned to either control (n=30; C) or regrouped (n=42; R) treatments and housed six per pen in 12 pens. The R steers were exposed to six...

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Sandeep Gupta; Earley, B.; Nolan, M.; Formentin, E.; Crowe, M. A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2008, 110, 3/4, pp 229-243

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