Animals

Managing Aggression in Captive Chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) Populations: a new understanding of their needs

Examines ways of minimising intragroup aggression in captive chimpanzees

Author: 
Page, Brianna
Published: 
2011
vein Essay ID: 
3245
Essay Description: 
Examines ways of minimising intragroup aggression in captive chimpanzees
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Recent Developments in Laboratory Mouse Welfare

Examines how the welfare of laboratory mice is important to obtaining valid experimental results. Considers mouse husbandry guidelines in relation to individual strain.

Author: 
Hooi, Kimberly
Published: 
2009
vein Essay ID: 
3130
Essay Description: 
Examines how the welfare of laboratory mice is important to obtaining valid experimental results. Considers mouse husbandry guidelines in relation to individual strain.
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Stressors of captive giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca), their effects and how they may be alleviated

Animal Welfare Essay: Explores the stressors of giant pandas in captivity, and how enrichment can alleviate this stress.

Author: 
Hing, Stephanie
Published: 
2007
vein Essay ID: 
2870
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare Essay: Explores the stressors of giant pandas in captivity, and how enrichment can alleviate this stress.
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Captive Polar bears: Understanding behavioural patterns and the practical implications for their housing and husbandry in zoos

Animal Welfare Essay: Examines the social and stereotypic behaviour of captive polar bears and the implications for their management and enclosure design.

Author: 
Ritchie, Zita
Published: 
2007
vein Essay ID: 
2871
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare Essay: Examines the social and stereotypic behaviour of captive polar bears and the implications for their management and enclosure design.
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Novel Non-invasive Physiological and Behavioural Indicatorsof Stress in Laboratory Rats (Rattus norvegicus)

A discussion of stress in laboratory rats. Methods of measuring stress are discussed, especially new behavioural and physiological parameters that have potentila welfare benefits for laboratory housed rats.

Author: 
Hoekman, Brita
Published: 
2008
vein Essay ID: 
3009
Essay Description: 
A discussion of stress in laboratory rats. Methods of measuring stress are discussed, especially new behavioural and physiological parameters that have potentila welfare benefits for laboratory housed rats.
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Improving the welfare of female African elephants (Loxodonta africana) in zoos

Animal Welfare Essay on improving the welfare of female African elephants (Loxodonta africana) in zoos

Author: 
Phillips, Ali
Published: 
2007
vein Essay ID: 
2852
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare Essay on improving the welfare of female African elephants (Loxodonta africana) in zoos
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The influence of captive rearing on social development in captive and wild chimpanzees.

Animal welfare essay. The influence of captive rearing on social development in captive and wild chimpanzees.

Author: 
van Ekert, Katherine
Published: 
2006
vein Essay ID: 
2728
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. The influence of captive rearing on social development in captive and wild chimpanzees.
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Rethinking how we house chimpanzees in captivity: a naturalistic approach

Animal welfare essay. Rethinking how we house chimpanzees in captivity: a naturalistic approach

Author: 
Patterson, Jade
Published: 
2003
vein Essay ID: 
2696
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. Rethinking how we house chimpanzees in captivity: a naturalistic approach
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Refining laboratory rodent husbandry - recent advances

Animal welfare essay. Refining laboratory rodent husbandry - recent advances.

Author: 
McDonagh, Philip
Published: 
2001
vein Essay ID: 
2687
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. Refining laboratory rodent husbandry - recent advances.
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Environmental enrichment for laboratory rats

Animal welfare essay. Environmental enrichment for laboratory rats

Author: 
Mason, Katherine
Published: 
2005
vein Essay ID: 
2685
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. Environmental enrichment for laboratory rats
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