Cats

Understanding Feline Obesity, Successful Interventions and Prevention

Author: 
Pritchard, Emily
Published: 
2015
Essay Description: 
Discusses the implications of the human-animal bond, societal perceptions of obesity and environmental factors for managing feline obesity.
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Obesity in Domestic Cats on the Rise

Author: 
Parker, Ellen
Published: 
2015
Essay Description: 
A discussion of human factors involved in the high prevalence of obesity in domestic cats.
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Improving the welfare of cats in animal shelters

Investigates the behaviour of cats in shelters as a key to improving their welfare

Author: 
Khoo, Deborah
Published: 
2012
vein Essay ID: 
3276
Essay Description: 
Investigates the behaviour of cats in shelters as a key to improving their welfare
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Recent advances in non-surgical contraception as a humane method for controlling feral cat populations

Discusses three non-surgical methods of contraception that are more humane, less costly, less technical, and less invasive than those currently in use in the field

Author: 
Wesson, Elizabeth
Published: 
2012
vein Essay ID: 
3277
Essay Description: 
Discusses three non-surgical methods of contraception that are more humane, less costly, less technical, and less invasive than those currently in use in the field
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A Review of Current Methods used to control Free-roaming Cat Populations and their Effects on Feline Welfare

Assesses different methods for controlling free roaming cat populations, with cat welfare in mind.

Author: 
Hodges, Laura
Published: 
2011
vein Essay ID: 
3262
Essay Description: 
Assesses different methods for controlling free roaming cat populations, with cat welfare in mind.
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Review of Risk Factors for Feline Obesity: Investigating factors that contribute to its frequency

Discusses possible ways of managing feline obesity, including education of owners and pet-food companies.

Author: 
Fredenburg, Caitlin
Published: 
2011
vein Essay ID: 
3246
Essay Description: 
Discusses possible ways of managing feline obesity, including education of owners and pet-food companies.
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Recent Advances in the Weight Management of Obese Cats

Discusses the many factors associated with obesity in cats, and highlights studies on prevention and treatment.

Author: 
Yao, Ye
Published: 
2010
vein Essay ID: 
3232
Essay Description: 
Discusses the many factors associated with obesity in cats, and highlights studies on prevention and treatment.
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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 Housing on the Stress Levels of Cats Boarding at Catteries and Animal Shelters

Animal Welfare essay on the effects of housing on boarding cats.

Author: 
Wearne, Chris
Published: 
2000
vein Essay ID: 
3152
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare essay on the effects of housing on boarding cats.
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Recent advances in controlling feline urine spraying

Investigates various methods of controlling inappropriate urination in cats.

Author: 
Thomas, Meagan
Published: 
2002
vein Essay ID: 
3153
Essay Description: 
Investigates various methods of controlling inappropriate urination in cats.
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