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Author(s)
Dixon, D.
Publisher
British Deer Society, Fordingbridge, UK
Citation
Deer, Journal of the British Deer Society, 2017, 18, 4, pp 34-39
Abstract

We studied the effects of social rank on the haematologic profile in a herd of 24 female Iberian red deer hinds. Social rank hierarchy was determined and blood samples were taken and analysed. After adjusting for age and body mass, dominance ranking showed a significant negative effect (ie, lower...

Author(s)
Ceacero, F.; Gaspar-López, E.; Landete-Castillejos, T.; Gallego, L.; García, A. J.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2018, 182, 15, pp 436
AbstractFull Text

Neophobia is an ecologically relevant behaviour that arises through a cognitive assessment of novel stimuli. We assessed the responses of 8 captive fallow deer, using a novel object test and a qualitative behaviour assessment scale. The categorical principal component analysis revealed that the...

Author(s)
Iglesias, C.; Navas, F. J.; Pizarro, G.; Arando, A.; Cumplido, A.; Delgado, J. V. R. M. J.
Publisher
Instituto de Zootecnia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Archivos de Zootecnia, 2018, 67, 260, pp 596-603
AbstractFull Text

To explore the adaptation of introduced Milu (Elaphurus davidianus), also known as Père David's Deer, to their new environment, this study was designed to track and observe 16 Milu, which were released in the Dongting Lake wetland area from Jiangsu, from April 4 to May 12, 2016, using instantaneous ...

Author(s)
Wang ShuangYe; Zhao YunLin; Xu ZhengGang; Li Li; Wu Liang; Duan ChouCang; Peng Jiao
Publisher
Zoological Society of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 2017, 49, 5, pp 1657-1664
Abstract

Ultimate causes of animal dispersal have been hypothesized to benefit the dispersing individual because dispersal reduces competition for local resources, potential for inbreeding, and competition for breeding partners. However, proximate cues influence important features of dispersal behavior,...

Author(s)
Lutz, C. L.; Diefenbach, D. R.; Rosenberry, C. S.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Hoboken, USA
Citation
Journal of Wildlife Management, 2016, 80, 7, pp 1218-1226
Abstract

Social interactions can influence infectious disease dynamics, particularly for directly transmitted pathogens. Therefore, reliable information on contact frequency within and among groups can better inform disease modeling and management. We compared three methods of assessing contact patterns:...

Author(s)
Tosa, M. I.; Schauber, E. M.; Nielsen, C. K.
Publisher
Wildlife Disease Association, Lawrence, USA
Citation
Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 2015, 51, 1, pp 79-88
Abstract

Models of collective animal behaviour frequently make assumptions about the effects of neighbours on the behaviour of focal individuals, but these assumptions are rarely tested. One such set of assumptions is that the switch between active and inactive behaviour seen in herding animals is...

Author(s)
Rands, S. A.; Muir, H.; Terry, N. L.
Publisher
PeerJ, San Francisco, USA
Citation
PeerJ, 2014, 2, 344, pp e344
Abstract

This study investigated the movement interactions between sheep and red deer. Positional data from GPS collars fitted to 5 Scottish blackface sheep and 4 red deer that were grazed for a year in a stock-proof fenced plot of one km2 located in a moorland area in the North East of Scotland were used....

Author(s)
Perez-Barberia, J.; Hooper, R. J.
Publisher
British Deer Society, Fordingbridge, UK
Citation
Deer, Journal of the British Deer Society, 2013, 16, 7, pp 10-12
Abstract

The mating behaviour of European fallow deer (Dama dama) was studied. Remote surveillance motion activated (RSMA) cameras were used to record fallow deer behaviour 24/7 at a rutting stand in South Devon. Camera recording commenced before the start of the autumn rut in early September 2009 and...

Author(s)
Dixon, D. R.; Jolly, M. T.
Publisher
British Deer Society, Fordingbridge, UK
Citation
Deer, Journal of the British Deer Society, 2013, 16, 7, pp 24-29
Abstract

Rarely found infected, roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) are not considered a bovine tuberculosis (bTB) reservoir. However, serial cases discovered between 2010 and 2014 in one of the bTB endemic regions in France threw doubt on the epidemiological role played by this small wild cervid in ecosystems...

Author(s)
Lambert, S.; Hars, J.; Réveillaud, E.; Moyen, J. L.; Gares, H.; Rambaud, T.; Gueneau, E.; Faure, E.; Boschiroli, M. L.; Richomme, C.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
European Journal of Wildlife Research, 2017, 63, 1, pp 15

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