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Jensen, P.; Wood-Gush, D. G. M.
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Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 1984, 12, 4, pp 327-337
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Hutton, R. C. M.; Wood-Gush, D. G. M.
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Applied Animal Ethology, 1982, 9, 1, pp 86-87
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Hsia, L. C.; Wood-Gush, D. G. M.
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Applied Animal Ethology, 1982, 9, 1, pp 91-92
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The behaviour of a group of seven domestic pigs following transportation and release into a novel, 12.5 ha, semi-natural environment was recorded immediately after release, on days 1-4 and 19-20 after release and on an extensive following-up 3 months later. The pigs appeared to follow their own...

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Wood-Gush, D. G. M.; Jensen, P.; Algers, B.
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Biology of Behaviour, 1990, 15, 2, pp 62-73
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Groups of sows housed in pens with concrete floors were observed in order to detect differences in feeding and drinking behaviour between animals of high- and low-rank. Dominant individuals remained at the centre of the mash pile defending the food against other animals. The total time spent...

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Csermely, D.; Wood-Gush, D. G. M.
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Bolletino di Zoologia, 1990, 57, 1, pp 55-58
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Observations were carried out on a group of twenty autumn born Friesian heifer calves from birth until calving at about 25 months of age. They were reared in different ways: (I) Calf house, where from 48 h of age they were individually penned. (II) Group housed indoors. At weaning they were housed...

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Kerr, S. G. C.; Wood-Gush, D. G. M.
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Behavioural Processes, 1987, 15, 1, pp 1-16
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The social relationships of domestic piglets kept with adult and juvenile pigs in a large outside enclosure were examined. Focal and scan sampling techniques were used to collect data on five measures of social behaviour: resting, social facilitation, nearest neighbours, butting and sniffing....

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Newberry, R. C.; Wood-Gush, D. G. M.
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Animal Behaviour, 1986, 34, 5, pp 1311-1318
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Based on the causation of behaviour, welfare may be defined by motivational balance and behavioural needs by environmental and behavioural key features that are essential for the performance of behavioural sequences. Ethological minimum requirements were determined from observations of adult and...

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Stolba, A.; Wood-Gush, D. G. M.
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Annales de Recherches Vétérinaires, 1984, 15, 2, pp 287-298
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Wood-Gush, D. G. M.; Duncan, I. J. H.; Savory, C. J.
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Biology of Behaviour, 1978, 3, 3, pp 193-205