Animal

Behavioural “Problems”: Prevention as the Key to reducing the Number of Dogs euthanased in Australian Animal Shelters

Author
Gulliver, Emma
Published
2011
vein Essay ID
3252
Essay Description
Looks at studies that show the need for improvement in public education and dog behavioural assessment, in order to reduce the euthanasia death toll in dog shelters.
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Looks at studies that show the need for improvement in public education and dog behavioural assessment, in order to reduce the euthanasia death toll in dog shelters.

New insights into the Impact of different Housing Systems on the Welfare of intensively reared Layer Hens

Author
Cook, Emma
Published
2011
vein Essay ID
3251
Essay Description
Discusses differences in welfare parameters between alternative housing systems for layer hens.
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Discusses differences in welfare parameters between alternative housing systems for layer hens.

Environmental Enrichment in Captive Orange-winged Amazon Parrots (Amazona amazonica): The Importance of encouraging Naturalistic Behaviours

Author
Murray, Caitlin
Published
2011
vein Essay ID
3247
Essay Description
Considers methods of enriching the environment of captive Orange-winged Amazon parrots (Amazona amazonica), focusing on both food-based and stimulus-type enrichments.
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Considers methods of enriching the environment of captive Orange-winged Amazon parrots (Amazona amazonica), focusing on both food-based and stimulus-type enrichments.

New Findings regarding the Stereotypic Behaviour of 'Regurgitation and Reingestion' in Captive Western Lowland Gorillas

Author
Bui, Chau
Published
2010
vein Essay ID
3225
Essay Description
Discusses consequences, causes and prevention strategies of regurgitation and reingestion in captive western lowland gorillas.
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Discusses consequences, causes and prevention strategies of regurgitation and reingestion in captive western lowland gorillas.

Reducing Aggression in Pigs at Mixing by means of Environmental and Genetic Selection Tools

Author
Kopecny, Lucy
Published
2010
vein Essay ID
3220
Essay Description
Explores strategies, both environmental and genetic, to reduce aggression in pigs where mixing occurs.
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Explores strategies, both environmental and genetic, to reduce aggression in pigs where mixing occurs.

Harmful Social Behaviours in Pigs - Is Environmental Enrichment the Solution?

Author
Moss, Catherine
Published
2006
vein Essay ID
3191
Essay Description
Animal Welfare essay. Discusses environmental enrichment as a way of reducing harmful social behaviours in pigs.
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Animal Welfare essay. Discusses environmental enrichment as a way of reducing harmful social behaviours in pigs.