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There are young managers in commercial animal agriculture in the United States, United Kingdom, Asia, and other countries, who are unaware of the scientific field of animal ethology. They may have an agricultural degree with no training in animal behavior. Some have no idea that scientists have...

Author(s)
Grandin, T.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2019, 218, pp 104828
Abstract

Requirements for animal and dairy products are increasing gradually in emerging economic bodies. However, it is critical and challenging to maintain the health and welfare of the increasing population of dairy cattle, especially the dairy calf (up to 20% mortality in China). Animal behaviors...

Author(s)
Guo YangYang; He DongJian; Chai LiLong
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2020, 10, 2,
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Cover for Asking animals an introduction to animal behaviour testing.

This book will give an introduction to the use (and perhaps misuse) of behaviour tests applied to animals. Through illustrative examples from a variety of species, the aim is to inspire the animal experimenter to think about what a given behavioural test can be used for and how the results can be...

Author(s)
Nielsen, B. L.
ISBN
2020 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789240603)
Type
Book
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Cover for Five things this book is not.

In this chapter the author presents some important information which explains five things this book is not, in order to prevent confusion and disappointment, and to put readers of this book in the right frame of mind to make the most of the next 170 pages. The following information includes: this...

ISBN
2020 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789240603)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Future methodologies and technological advances.

This chapter presents some of the previous methods and technology used to study animal behaviour as early as 1990 and discussed some of the current techniques and equipment being used by those studying the behavior of domestic as well as wild animals. Lastly the author gives some insights on what...

Author(s)
Nielsen, B. L.
ISBN
2020 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789240603)
Type
Book chapter
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Analysis of animal behavior requires proper algorithms for the extraction of desired information from videos. Animal behavior involves various states like facial expression, body movement etc. With the advancement in hardware, deep learning has become popular for analyzing the complex and large...

Author(s)
Sarthak Yadav; Bist, A. S.
Publisher
Malque Publishing, Mossoró, Brazil
Citation
Journal of Animal Behaviour and Biometeorology, 2019, 7, 2, pp 97-103
Abstract

Dopaminergic signaling in the central nervous system regulates several aspects of animal behavior. In the dopaminergic circuits, there are two classes of neurons that can be differentiated by their expression of dopamine receptors, D1 or D2 receptors (D1Rs or D2Rs). Notably, Ca2+-permeable...

Author(s)
Shou JiaYi; Tran, A.; Snyder, N.; Bleem, E.; Kim SeoNil
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Neuroscience (Oxford), 2019, 398, pp 102-112
Abstract

Humans differ in how they perceive, assess, and measure animal behaviour. This is problematic because strong observer bias can reduce statistical power, accuracy of scientific inference, and in the worst cases, lead to spurious results. Unfortunately, reports and studies of measurement reliability...

Author(s)
Munch, K. L.; Wapstra, E.; Thomas, S.; Fisher, M.; Sinn, D. L.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Ethology, 2019, 125, 4, pp 203-211
Abstract

Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, Second Edition, the latest update since the 2010 release, builds upon the solid foundation established in the first edition. Updated sections include Host-parasite interactions, Vertebrate social behavior, and the introduction of "overview essays" that boost the...

Author(s)
Choe, J.
Publisher
Academic Press, London, UK
Citation
Encyclopedia of animal behavior, 2019, pp 3048 pp.
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Cover for Tests to characterize the animal.

This chapter presents various behavioural tests to help determine the different characteristics expressed by an individual animal, such as optimism, anxiety, fearfulness, boldness and dominance.

Author(s)
Nielsen, B. L.
ISBN
2020 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789240603)
Type
Book chapter

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