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Cover for Farm animal behaviour: characteristics for assessment of health and welfare.

The second edition of this book contains 12 chapters that describe the domestication, behaviour, physiology, health, welfare, housing and handling of horses, pigs, rabbits, cattle, sheep, goats, fowls, turkeys, geese, ducks, deer and ratites.

Author(s)
Ekesbo, I.; Gunnarsson, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391391)
Type
Book
Abstract

This third edition of "Animal Welfare" has 407 pages and is divided into five parts. Part I, Issues, introduces the background and philosophy of the subject. Part II covers problems for animal welfare, starting in chapter 3 with the animal's interactions with its environment. The following four...

Author(s)
Appleby, M. C.; Olsson, I. A. S.; Galindo, F.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390202)
Publisher
CAB International, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Animal welfare, 2018, Ed. 3, pp xii + 407 pp.
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Cover for The ethology of domestic animals: an introductory text.

This third edition book with 19 chapters on domestic animal ethology is divided into two parts: Part A contains the basic elements of animal behaviour (chapter I, the study of animal behaviour and its application; chapter II, behaviour genetics, evolution and domestication; chapter III, behaviour...

Author(s)
Jensen, P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391650)
Type
Book
CABI Book Info
Cover for Social behaviour in farm animals.

The book is about social behaviour in farm animals (cattle, pigs, domestic birds, sheep, horses and fish). Part I of the book deals with the concepts of social behaviour, Part II concentrates on species-specific animal behaviour, and part III tackles the contemporary topics in social behaviour.

Author(s)
Keeling, L. J.; Gonyou, H. W.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851993974)
Type
Book
Abstract

Author(s)
Kolb, E.
Publisher
Gustav Fischer., Jena, DDR,
Citation
Lehrbuch der Physiologie der Haustiere, Teil II., 1980, 4th edition, pp 896-935
Abstract

The results of various experiments on imprinting by the author and his associates are reviewed. The test animals consisted mainly of mallard ducklings and domestic chicks, but the im-printability of several other species of birds and of 2 mammals (sheep and guineapig) was also investigated. In the...

Author(s)
HESS, E. H.
Publisher
American Association for the Advancement of Science, USA
Citation
Science (Washington), 1959, 130, pp 133-141
Abstract

The first edition of this book, despite a number of faults, became a standard work of reference and filled an important niche in the behaviourist's library [seeA.B.Â., 31, No. 803]. In this second edition, although the format has hardly changed and the over-all length has increased only slightly, a ...

Author(s)
HAFEZ, E. S. E.
Publisher
Baltimore, Md: Williams & Wilkins Co. London: Baillière, Tindall & Cassell Ltd.,
Citation
The behaviour of domestic animals., 1969, 2nd edn, pp xii + 647 pp.
Abstract

107. Nutritive value of Kansas wheat and wheat pasture with special reference to mineral composition (42).
108. P and Cu requirements of growing pigs (43-44).
109. The relationship of physical balance and energy value in sheep rations (49).
110. Fundamental nutrition studies of sorghum roughages...

Citation
Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station. Thirteenth Biennial Report of the Director for the Biennium July 1, 1944 to June 30, 1946., 1946, pp 96 pp.
Abstract

Cattle: investigation of " double-muscled " character in beef cattle indicates that it is a recessive; studies on factors affecting milk composition and quality include breed differences in variation of milk constituents as related to the history, care and environment of the cow, and in effect of...

Publisher
Manhattan: Kansas State College of Agriculture and Applied Science,
Citation
Thirteenth Biennial Report of the Director for the biennium July 1, 1944, to June 30, 1946., 1946, pp 96 pp.

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