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Cover for Handling cattle raised in close association with people.

Cattle that are managed in close association with people are tame and may have no flight zone. They are either trained to lead with a lead rope or they are easily herded in small groups. These animals are accustomed to lots of human activity around them. Tame intact bulls that have been kept tied...

Author(s)
Ewbank, R.; Parker, M.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786399151)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Working equids: the welfare of those worked to their limit.

This chapter discusses the working equids′ (horses, donkeys and mules) context; welfare consequences of working equids being pushed to their biological limits (access to food and water, shelter, management of disease and injuries, handling and management practices, behaviour, appropriate workloads...

Author(s)
Upjohn, M.; Wells, K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390547)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Playful activities post-learning improve retraining performance a year later in Labrador Retriever dogs (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Canis lupus familiaris</i>).

Author(s)
Affenzeller, N.; Zulch, H.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394583)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Avalanche dogs can locate 'buried victims' by perceiving the human breath under the snow.

Author(s)
Diverio, S.; Menchetti, L.; Iaboni, M.; Riggio, G.; Azzari, C.; Cagnati, A.; Mari, W. di; Santoro, M. M.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394583)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Observing the results of reducing the stress of dogs during training by the help of dog-appeasing pheromone on learning and problem-solving behaviours.

Author(s)
Safak, E.; Sulu, N.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394583)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Do assistance dogs show work overload? Canine blood prolactin as a clinical parameter to detect chronic stress-related response.

Author(s)
Mengoli, M.; Mendonça, T.; Oliva, J. L.; Bienboire-Frosini, C.; Chabaud, C.; Codecasa, E.; Jochem, M.; Cozzi, A.; Pageat, P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394583)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The cattle industry of Belize: a brief history of research and development to the mid-1970s.

Belize, one of the sites of the collaborative IDRC/UWI-CSIRO research reported in this volume, is a small Central American country whose economy is little known compared with that of Australia, thus background information on its livestock industry is presented here to set the scene for the chapters ...

Author(s)
Lazier, J. R.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646282)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Are we pushing animals to their biological limits? Welfare and ethical implications.

This book contains 15 chapters on biological limits of domestic animals. Topics discuses are: use new genetic technologies and animal breeding methods carefully to avoid problems (introduction); domestication to Dolly and beyond (a brief history of animal modification); good for whom (differences...

Author(s)
Grandin, T.; Whiting, M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390547)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Practical methods for improving the welfare of horses, donkeys, mules, and other working draft animals in developing areas.

Both the welfare and working ability of horses and other draft animals can be improved greatly with simple interventions. In hot climates, horses can become dehydrated easily. Studies showed that 41-50% of working horses were dehydrated. During hot conditions, a horse should be offered 60 l/day...

Author(s)
Heleski, C. R.; McLean, A. K.; Swanson, J. C.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644677)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The welfare of horses, other equids and other draught animals.

This chapter discusses the housing, behaviour, health and welfare of horses, donkeys and other draught animals.

Author(s)
Broom, D. M.; Fraser, A. F.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645391)
Type
Book chapter

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