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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

Usually, calves are separated from the mother after birth and kept in individual boxes for the first 10 to 14 days. For several years, however, there are numerous scientific test results that suggest that calf development is positively influenced if they are kept very early in pairs or in small...

Author(s)
Möcklinghoff-Wicke, S.; Zieger, P.
Publisher
DLG AgroFood medien gmbh, Bonn, Germany
Citation
Milchpraxis, 2018, 56, 2, pp 48-53
Abstract

Since the number of new world camelids in Austria is continuously increasing, appropriate guidelines and requirements for animal husbandry are necessary. Llamas and alpacas are very adaptive and have only low requirements concerning the construction of accommodation and holding devices. Sufficient...

Author(s)
Reichmann, M.
Publisher
Höhere Bundeslehr- und Forschungsanstalt für Landwirtschaft Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Irdning-Donnersbachtal, Austria
Citation
Bautagung Raumberg-Gumpstein 2017: Tierhaltungsnews aus Forschung und Praxis. 16-17 Mai 2017, 2017, pp 45-48
Abstract

This article emphasizes the advantages of developing the cow-calf relationship through continuous suckling of calf to its dam. The social behaviour of calves reared by its dam is better than those artificially reared due to the bonding behaviour. However, developing the social behaviour of the calf ...

Author(s)
Schneider, C.
Publisher
Höhere Bundeslehr- und Forschungsanstalt für Landwirtschaft Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Irdning-Donnersbachtal, Austria
Citation
Bautagung Raumberg-Gumpstein 2017: Tierhaltungsnews aus Forschung und Praxis. 16-17 Mai 2017, 2017, pp 49-52
Abstract

The aim of the study was to investigate maternal characteristics, such as behaviour towards piglets and humans, nest-building as well as lying down behaviour of sows and to determine their influence on biological performance data. Repeatability of behaviour across multiple litters and relationships ...

Author(s)
Minihuber, U.; Hagmüller, W.; Gallnböck, M.; Riffert, V.
Publisher
Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Züchtungskunde, 2019, 91, 2, pp 85-101
Abstract

A total of 1,627 gilts (g) from 3 herds were phenotyped in high and low ranking by using their place in the feeding order at an electronic feeding station (EFS). High ranking g were inseminated in a significantly higher percentage (96.8%) compared with low ranking g (94.5%) and reached a...

Author(s)
Palm, K.; Hoy, St.
Publisher
Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Züchtungskunde, 2016, 88, 2, pp 104-113
Abstract

This article discusses the normal behaviour and assurance of wellbeing in ponies used for riding.

Author(s)
Louton, H.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2016, 97, 10, pp 911-913
Abstract

The legal basis for cattle farming in Austria is laid down in the Federal Animal Protection Act and the 1st Animal Welfare Ordinance. These include minimum requirements for soil conditions, mobility and social contact, stable climate, drinking and feeding, animal care and interventions. The basis...

Author(s)
Ofner-Schröck, E.
Publisher
Höhere Bundeslehr- und Forschungsanstalt für Landwirtschaft Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Irdning-Donnersbachtal, Austria
Citation
24. Wintertagung: Von Milchseen zur Butterknappheit. Was Kommt als Nächstes? 1-2 Februar 2018, Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Austria, 2018, pp 15-16
Abstract

Author(s)
Peterson, L. M.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2015, 96, Suppl., pp 13-16
Abstract

This publication reviews the behaviour of farmed pigs kept in groups focusing on their sexual behaviour and how to manage stress when boars are mixed with other pigs or when in isolation.

Author(s)
Meyer, E.
Publisher
Terra-Verlag GmbH, Konstanz, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Umschau, 2015, 70, 6, pp 224-229

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