Animal

Recent Research into Animal Welfare Issues Concerning Routine Surgical Procedures Associated with Cattle Production Systems

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

Effectiveness of Aversive- as opposed to Reward-based Training Methods for Dogs

Author
Byrne, Patrick
Published
2009
vein Essay ID
3139
Essay Description
Examines the welfare benefits in using rewards-based training methods such as clicker devices and food for dogs.
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Examines the welfare benefits in using rewards-based training methods such as clicker devices and food for dogs.

Can Changes in Housing Conditions Reduce the Incidence of Feather-pecking in Laying Hens?

Author
Ling, Monika
Published
2009
vein Essay ID
3138
Essay Description
Looks at current research that suggests that feather pecking in laying hens can be reduced through changes in housing conditions to improve hen welfare. RSPCA Australia Poultry Welfare Science Prize 2009
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Looks at current research that suggests that feather pecking in laying hens can be reduced through changes in housing conditions to improve hen welfare.