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The effects of temperature and cage floor enrichment on some behavioral activities of growing rabbits and the effect of temperature on cage floor choice were investigated. Forty-eight rabbits from the Botucatu genetic group, weaned at 35 d of age, were housed at low density (1,500 cm2), four per...

Author(s)
Siloto, E. V.; Zeferino, C. P.; Moura, A. S. A. M. T.; Fernandes, S.; Sartori, J. R.; Siqueira, E. R.
Publisher
World Rabbit Science Association, Castanet-Tolosan, France
Citation
Proceedings of the 9th World Rabbit Congress, Verona, Italy, 10-13 June 2008, 2008, pp 1245-1250
AbstractFull Text

The experiment was conducted with 240 Pannon white growing rabbits of both sexes, which were housed in a closed building with a temperature of 16-17°C using a light regime of 16L/8D. The rabbits were housed in 80 cm high open top pens each having a basic area of 50×170 cm. Depending on the time of...

Author(s)
Jekkel, G.; Milisits, G.; Nagy, I.; Biró-Németh, E.
Publisher
World Rabbit Science Association, Castanet-Tolosan, France
Citation
Proceedings of the 9th World Rabbit Congress, Verona, Italy, 10-13 June 2008, 2008, pp 1189-1194
Abstract

Infrared video observations were used to study behaviour in the nestboxes of both adult wild and domestic rabbits (Germany). A total of 1080 h of observations of wild rabbits and 1008 h of observations of domestic rabbits kept in two enclosures with free access to two nestboxes and some other...

Author(s)
Selzer, D.; Hoy, S.
Publisher
Association Francaise de Cuniculture, Lempdes, France
Citation
World Rabbit Science, 2003, 11, 1, pp 13-21
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Author(s)
Mayer, J.
Publisher
Veterinary Learning Systems, Yardley, USA
Citation
Journal of Exotic Mammal Medicine and Surgery, 2003, 1, 1, pp 6
Abstract

Freely interacting male rabbits were studied to establish the effect of exogenous testosterone on interferon-γ (IFN-γ) production in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) and to evaluate if this effect is related to season, social rank, plasma corticosterone and glucocorticoid receptors (GcR)...

Author(s)
Muscettola, M.; Massai, L.; Lodi, L.; Briganti, F.; Fontani, G.; Lupo, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Science Inc., New York, USA
Citation
Life Sciences, 2003, 72, 12, pp 1331-1343
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Behaviour of rabbits and rodents.

Author(s)
Morton, D. B.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851996027)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

An account is given of social, territorial, sexual, maternal and feeding behaviour in rabbits.

Author(s)
Xu, H. Y.
Citation
Cuniculture (Paris), 1996, No. 132, pp 253-257
Abstract

Endocrine and immune parameters, namely glucocorticoid receptors (GcR) and IFN-γ production in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC), and corticosterone in plasma, were studied in groups of four adult male rabbits (Charles River, Italy) observed in seminatural conditions in relation to...

Author(s)
Lupo, C.; Fontani, G.; Girolami, L.; Lodi, L.; Muscettola, M.
Citation
Ethology, Ecology & Evolution, 2000, 12, 3, pp 281-289
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Author(s)
Drescher, B.
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 1994, 40, 1, pp 76-77
Abstract

Author(s)
Love, J. A.
Citation
Laboratory Animal Science, 1994, 44, 1, pp 5-11

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