Housing

The effects of housing on sow and piglet welfare

Author: 
Mo, Sarah Vanessa
Published: 
2014
Essay Description: 
Discusses ways of improving the welfare of farrowing sows and their litters.
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Should cats be housed separately or with conspecifics?

Author: 
Wiley, Abigail
Published: 
2014
Essay Description: 
This paper considers the desirability of keeping cats with other cats by examining studies that assess their stress levels when singly or multiply housed in different environments.
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Welfare Implications of Diverse Housing and Turnout Practices on Horse Behaviour during Training, Riding and Stabling

Author: 
Jendruch, Veronica
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Compares the welfare implications of diverse housing systems on horse behaviour.
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Recent developments and recommendations for housing Xenopus laevis (XI) frogs commonly used for laboratory testing

Author: 
Walker, Lauren
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Investigates optimal housing requirements for frogs used as research animals
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The effects of restrictive housing on horse behaviour

Explores welfare and behavioural issues for horses kept in restrictive housing situations.

Author: 
Skladnev, Isabella
Published: 
2012
vein Essay ID: 
3280
Essay Description: 
Explores welfare and behavioural issues for horses kept in restrictive housing situations.
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New insights into the Impact of different Housing Systems on the Welfare of intensively reared Layer Hens

Discusses differences in welfare parameters between alternative housing systems for 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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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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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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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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