Cattle

Factors affecting the implementation of advances in the field of cattle welfare and the use of this knowledge to optimise future support for change by producers

Author: 
Brailey, Juliana
Published: 
2014
Essay Description: 
Explores producer attitudes, reasoning and intentions and on-farm practices that lead to improved design and implementation of welfare strategies that embed improved stockmanship and husbandry into everyday management practices
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The Effects of Prolonged Live Transportation on Young Beef Cattle: Are Welfare and Production being Compromised?

Author: 
Ganeshan, Saibharathi
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Explores the effects of transportation of young beef cattle
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An Investigation of Automatic Milking Systems and their Impact on Dairy Cow Welfare

Author: 
Russell, Alex
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Discusses the impact of automatic milking systems on dairy cow welfare
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Cooling Cattle: Combating Heat Stress in a Changing Climate

Considers ways of reducing heat stress in cattle using evaporative methods such as sprinklers.

Author: 
Aitken, Joanna
Published: 
2011
vein Essay ID: 
3255
Essay Description: 
Considers ways of reducing heat stress in cattle using evaporative methods such as sprinklers.
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Housing Dairy Cows

Animal Welfare essay on the welfare implications of housing dairy cows.

Author: 
Patterson, Kate
Published: 
2001
vein Essay ID: 
3167
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare essay on the welfare implications of housing dairy cows.
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Indoor-housing of the Domestic Cat (Felis silvestris catus): a question of welfare

ANimal Welfare essay - explores the welfare pros and cons of indoor housing for cats.

Author: 
Gibb-Cumming, Veronica
Published: 
2006
vein Essay ID: 
3184
Essay Description: 
ANimal Welfare essay - explores the welfare pros and cons of indoor housing for cats.
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The Effects of Road Transportation on Cattle and Calves

Animal Welfare essay on the welfare implications of transporting cattle by road.

Author: 
Philipzen, Rosemary
Published: 
2000
vein Essay ID: 
3166
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare essay on the welfare implications of transporting cattle by road.
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Organic and non-organic farming: implications for dairy cattle health and welfare

Examines the welfare of dairy cattle, refering to organic farming practices and the management of mastitis and lameness.

Author: 
Rigby, Melissa
Published: 
2009
vein Essay ID: 
3135
Essay Description: 
Examines the welfare of dairy cattle, refering to organic farming practices and the management of mastitis and lameness.
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Recent Research into Animal Welfare Issues Concerning Routine Surgical Procedures Associated with Cattle Production Systems

Examines welfare implications of the procedures of calf dehorning and castration.

Author: 
Adby, Natalie
Published: 
2006
vein Essay ID: 
3157
Essay Description: 
Examines welfare implications of the procedures of calf dehorning and castration.
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How Now Brown Cow? Advances in Dairy Cattle Welfare Assessment

An Animal Welfare essay on assessing dairy herd welfare.

Author: 
Shortridge, Heather
Published: 
2005
vein Essay ID: 
3160
Essay Description: 
An Animal Welfare essay on assessing dairy herd welfare.
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