Swine

The Welfare Benefits of Loose-farrowing Systems

Examines the loose farrowing system as a way of providing improved welfare in pigs. This system allows more space so pigs can express normal behaviour, while still not compromising production.

Author: 
Poyzer, Liisa
Published: 
2008
vein Essay ID: 
3011
Essay Description: 
Examines the loose farrowing system as a way of providing improved welfare in pigs. This system allows more space so pigs can express normal behaviour, while still not compromising production.
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Harmful Social Behaviours in Pigs – Is Environmental Enrichment the Solution?

Animal welfare essay. Harmful Social Behaviours in Pigs – Is Environmental Enrichment the Solution?

Author: 
Moss, Catherine
Published: 
2006
vein Essay ID: 
2735
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. Harmful Social Behaviours in Pigs – Is Environmental Enrichment the Solution?
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Aggression and its Welfare Implications in Newly Weaned Piglets

Animal Welfare Essay on Aggression and its Welfare Implications in Newly Weaned Piglets

Author: 
Miller, Amanda Jayne
Published: 
2007
vein Essay ID: 
2853
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare Essay on Aggression and its Welfare Implications in Newly Weaned Piglets
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Improving Piglet Welfare in Intensive Commercial Systems by Ameliorating the Stress of Weaning

Animal Welfare Essay: Improving Piglet Welfare in Intensive Commercial Systems by Ameliorating the Stress of Weaning

Author: 
Baird, Clare
Published: 
2007
vein Essay ID: 
2857
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare Essay: Improving Piglet Welfare in Intensive Commercial Systems by Ameliorating the Stress of Weaning
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Dominance hierarchy issues associated with group-housing of pigs

Animal welfare essay. Dominance hierarchy issues associated with group-housing of pigs

Author: 
Tolhurst, Michelle
Published: 
2004
vein Essay ID: 
2717
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. Dominance hierarchy issues associated with group-housing of pigs
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The effects of indoor vs outdoor housing on pig welfare

Animal welfare essay. The effects of indoor vs outdoor housing on pig welfare

Author: 
Phillips, Karen
Published: 
2005
vein Essay ID: 
2700
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. The effects of indoor vs outdoor housing on pig welfare
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Environmental enrichment for pigs

Animal welfare essay. Environmental enrichment for pigs

Author: 
Shaw, Tania
Published: 
2005
vein Essay ID: 
2705
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. Environmental enrichment for pigs
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Short and long term consequences of age and group size in weaning on social development and interactions in pigs

Animal welfare essay. Short and long term consequences of age and group size in weaning on social development and interactions in pigs

Author: 
Nguyen, Toni
Published: 
2005
vein Essay ID: 
2693
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. Short and long term consequences of age and group size in weaning on social development and interactions in pigs
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The effect of behaviour, handling and attitude of stockpeople on the welfare and productivity of pigs in intensively housed systems.

Animal welfare essay. The effect of behaviour, handling and attitude of stockpeople on the welfare and productivity of pigs in intensively housed systems.

Author: 
Bamford, Madeleine
Published: 
2003
vein Essay ID: 
2614
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. The effect of behaviour, handling and attitude of stockpeople on the welfare and productivity of pigs in intensively housed systems.
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Minimising aggressive behaviour between pigs confined in intensive production systems

Animal welfare essay. Minimising aggressive behaviour between pigs confined in intensive production systems. RSPCA Australia Pig Welfare Science Prize 2005.

Author: 
Debney, Sally-Anne
Published: 
2005
vein Essay ID: 
2641
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. Minimising aggressive behaviour between pigs confined in intensive production systems. RSPCA Australia Pig Welfare Science Prize 2005.
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