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Cover for Livestock handling and transport.

In this 5th edition of Livestock Handling and Transport the author focused on the effects of biosecurity, genetics, structural designs of areas in the farm and slaughterhouse, proper handling and transport of animals on the welfare, physiology, behaviour, health, and economics of livestock animals. ...

Author(s)
Grandin, T.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786399151)
Type
Book
AbstractFull Text

Background: Vascular access port (VAP) was developed for the administration of chemotherapeutic agents, minimizing local drug reactions and complications associated with migration of peripheral venous catheter (PVC) in humans. The device is widely used in human oncology and has gained importance in ...

Author(s)
Souza Barni, B. de; Becerra, J. R. H.; Vidor, S. B.; Oliveira, M. P. de; Vieira, L. C.; Gnoatto, C. B.; Faria Valle, S. de; Gomes, C.; Gianotti, G. C.; Contesini, E. A.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2020, 48, 1738,
Abstract

The disappearance of an endangered African wild dog population from Serengeti National Park (SNP) led to international debate centered around one question: were researchers to blame? The "Burrows' hypothesis" postulated that stress induced by research-related immobilization and handling reactivated ...

Author(s)
Jackson, C. R.; Masenga, E. H.; Mjingo, E. E.; Davies, A. B.; Fossøy, F.; Fyumagwa, R. D.; Røskaft, E.; May, R. F.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Ecology and Evolution, 2019, 9, 3, pp 1110-1118
Abstract

Background: The veterinary practice can be a stressful environment for pets. The stress animals experience when visiting the practice can impact on health, welfare and the likelihood of owners regularly visiting the practice. A number of different approaches have been suggested to be beneficial in...

Author(s)
Williams, T.; Carroll, A.; Montrose, V. T.
Publisher
MA Healthcare Limited, London, UK
Citation
The Veterinary Nurse, 2019, 10, 1, pp 47-52
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Behavioural principles of sheep handling.

Sheep handling, behaviour during handling and the stressfulness of different handling procedures are reviewed. There are both individual and breed differences in responses to isolation from other sheep. Isolation is also highly stressful for sheep which, as a species, have intense following and...

Author(s)
Hutson, G. D.; Grandin, T.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786399151)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The aim of this research was to assess the effectiveness of Tellington-Touch (TT), a series of circular touches of the hands and fingers intended to activate cellular and reduce stress, as a relaxation technique for dogs, comparing its effect to a casual handling. Fourteen dogs (5 males and 9...

Author(s)
Toso, A. Dal
Publisher
Edizioni ETS, Pisa, Italy
Citation
Dog Behavior, 2016, 2, 3, pp 21-25
Abstract

Inadequate corral facilities and improper handling are major causes of stress in beef cattle. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of minor changes in the corral and adoption of good handling practices on the behavior, cortisol release, and time spent taking blood samples in...

Author(s)
Lima, M. L. P.; Negrão, J. A.; Paz, C. C. P. de; Grandin, T.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2018, 50, 3, pp 525-530
Abstract

There is community concern about the treatment of farm animals post-farm gate, particularly animal transport and slaughter. Relationships between lamb behavioural and physiological variables on farm, stockperson, dog and lamb behavioural variables pre-slaughter and plasma cortisol, glucose and...

Author(s)
Hemsworth, P. H.; Rice, M.; Borg, S.; Edwards, L. E.; Ponnampalam, E. N.; Coleman, G. J.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Animal, 2019, 13, 6, pp 1287-1296
Abstract

Canine cutaneous mast cell tumors (MCT) are common, frequently malignant neoplasms that are currently graded histologically for provision of prognostic information. Continuing evidence of subsets of MCT within certain grades (with differing survival times) indicate the need for biomarkers that will ...

Author(s)
Rich, T.; Dean, R. T. G.; Lamm, C. G.; Ramiro-Ibañez, F.; Stevenson, M. L.; Patterson-Kane, J. C.
Publisher
American College of Veterinary Pathologists Inc., Lawrence, USA
Citation
Veterinary Pathology, 2015, 52, 4, pp 621-630
Abstract

This book presents guidelines on how to properly handle small animal patients during presentation for medical procedures.

Author(s)
Schneider, B.; Döring, D.; Ketter, D.
Publisher
Georg Thieme Verlag KG, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Kleintiere stressarm behandeln: Handling - Beratung - Praxisgestaltung, 2018, pp 136 pp.

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