Animal

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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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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Recent Developments in Research Exploring the Influence of Conspecifics on the Behaviour of Stabled Horses

Examines how the presence of other horses can influence stereotypical behaviour in stabled horses

Author: 
Gregory, Katherine
Published: 
2009
vein Essay ID: 
3129
Essay Description: 
Examines how the presence of other horses can influence stereotypical behaviour in stabled horses
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Improving the Welfare of Geriatric Dogs through early Diagnosis and Treatment of Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

Discusses the behavioural changes that can occur as a result of canine cognitive dysfunction. Looks at ways of reducing some of the effects of this condition to improve the welfare of geriatric dogs.

Author: 
Winer, Lee
Published: 
2009
vein Essay ID: 
3133
Essay Description: 
Discusses the behavioural changes that can occur as a result of canine cognitive dysfunction. Looks at ways of reducing some of the effects of this condition to improve the welfare of geriatric dogs.
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Reducing the Incidence of Tail-biting in Weaned Pigs

Looks at the improvements that can be made to pig housing to help reduce the incidence of tail-biting.

Author: 
Smith, Karen
Published: 
2009
vein Essay ID: 
3127
Essay Description: 
Looks at the improvements that can be made to pig housing to help reduce the incidence of tail-biting. RSPCA Australia Pig Welfare Science Prize 2009
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The effects of current training techniques and environmental factors on dog behaviour

Investigates the effects of different training techniques and environmental factors on dog behaviour.

Author: 
Kabaila, Anna
Published: 
2004
vein Essay ID: 
3105
Essay Description: 
Investigates the effects of different training techniques and environmental factors on dog behaviour.
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Encouraging Owners to Seek Treatment for Canine Behavioural Problems: An Assessment of the Impact on the Relinquishment of Dogs

Explores measures such as free advice help lines, remote consultations and mandatory post-adoption training classes to decrease relinquishment rates of dogs to shelters.

Author: 
Izes, Aaron M
Published: 
2009
vein Essay ID: 
3120
Essay Description: 
Explores measures such as free advice help lines, remote consultations and mandatory post-adoption training classes to decrease relinquishment rates of dogs to shelters.
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Recent Research in Equine Stereotypies

Explores factors that may contribute to stereotypies such as crib-biting or weaving in horses.

Author: 
Garrett, Katrina
Published: 
2002
vein Essay ID: 
3092
Essay Description: 
Explores factors that may contribute to stereotypies such as crib-biting or weaving in horses.
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The effect of housing type on lying behaviour in dairy cows

Investigates the effects of different housing environments on behaviour, performance and health, and more specifically, the effect of housing on lying behaviour.

Author: 
Giblin, Fiona
Published: 
2003
vein Essay ID: 
3093
Essay Description: 
Investigates the effects of different housing environments on behaviour, performance and health, and more specifically, the effect of housing on lying behaviour.
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Dog training: new developments and research

Discusses how training improves human understanding of animal behaviour, and ultimately fosters better behaviour in dogs.

Author: 
Cotton, Eloise
Published: 
2004
vein Essay ID: 
3080
Essay Description: 
Discusses how training improves human understanding of animal behaviour, and ultimately fosters better behaviour in dogs.
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