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Author(s)
Dantzer, R.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Social stress in domestic animals., 1990, pp 3-7
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Author(s)
Morméde, P. /
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Social stress in domestic animals., 1990, pp 203-211
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Author(s)
Wiepkema, P. R.; Schouten, W. G. P.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Social stress in domestic animals., 1990, pp 8-24
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Author(s)
Zayan, R.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Social stress in domestic animals., 1990, pp 31-69
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The mixing of unfamiliar conspecifics is known to induce aggression, in particular fights, and to elevate levels of corticosteroid responses indicative of physiological stress. A series of experiments are reported testing whether these behavioural and hormonal indicators of social stress would be...

Author(s)
Zayan, R.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Social stress in domestic animals., 1990, pp 157-199
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Sheep are a highly social species and are particularly sensitive to the psychological stress induced by isolation. In this report, several experiments are described in which the endocrine and physiological effects of isolation stress have been examined. Isolation was found to have a greater...

Author(s)
Parrott, R. F.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Social stress in domestic animals., 1990, pp 212-226
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This study demonstrated that insufficient walking space, number of feeding places and cubicles are stressors for cattle. They induce more social competition and more injuries. Lack of experience of the herdsman increases the effect of these factors. Social stress in cattle can be reduced in cubicle ...

Author(s)
Zeeb, K.; Bock, C.; Heinzler, B.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Social stress in domestic animals., 1990, pp 275-281
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A novel psychotrophic drug, amperozide, when administered as a single dose at mixing was found to substantially reduce aggressive behaviour and to minimize long-term negative effects on growth performance in both unacquainted weanling and grower pigs. Pigs were penned in groups of 9 to 11 animals....

Author(s)
Björk, A. K. K.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Social stress in domestic animals., 1990, pp 282-292
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In economic studies quantitative indices of importance of various commodities can be derived by measuring the slopes of demand curves. The operant conditioning technique was used to generate demand curves for different 'commodities' with domestic pigs as 'consumers'. The pigs were trained to...

Author(s)
Ladewig, J.; Matthews, L.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Social stress in domestic animals., 1990, pp 25-30
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Social stress is common on commercial pig units at weaning of pigs and sows and during the growing period. A better understanding of olfactory communication among pigs engaged in agonistic behavior, and subsequent reduction in this harmful behaviour, may lead to improvements in and animal welfare...

Author(s)
McGlone, J. J.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Social stress in domestic animals., 1990, pp 86-109

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