Animal Welfare

The Impacts of Mulesing Alternatives on Sheep Welfare

Author
Matthews, R
Published
2010
vein Essay ID
3231
Essay Description
Discusses mulesing as a means of preventing fly-strike in sheep, and discusses pain management and alternatives to this method, to improve sheep welfare.
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Discusses mulesing as a means of preventing fly-strike in sheep, and discusses pain management and alternatives to this method, to improve sheep welfare.

The Effective Control and Prevention of Crib-biting in intensively managed Horses

Author
Ang, Rachel
Published
2010
vein Essay ID
3230
Essay Description
Looks at diet as a factor in the development of crib-biting in horses, specifically acid build-up from fermentation.
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Looks at diet as a factor in the development of crib-biting in horses, specifically acid build-up from fermentation.

Decreasing Stress, Aggression and Injury in Pigs housed in Intensive Production Systems

Author
Tori, Max
Published
2010
vein Essay ID
3229
Essay Description
Discusses the use of pig-appeasing pheromone to reduce aggression and social stress in housed pigs. RSPCA Australia Pig Welfare Science Prize 2010
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Discusses the use of pig-appeasing pheromone to reduce aggression and social stress in housed pigs.

Contraceptive Treatment of Feral Female Deer as an Alternative to Lethal Methods of Population Control

Author
Poad, L
Published
2010
vein Essay ID
3228
Essay Description
Discusses fertility control as an alternative to the current lethal methods for decreasing overabundant populations of deer.
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Discusses fertility control as an alternative to the current lethal methods for decreasing overabundant populations of deer.

The Negative Effects of Anthropogenic Activities on the Welfare and Behaviour of Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)

Author
Sukumaran, Kaarthegeswaran
Published
2010
vein Essay ID
3226
Essay Description
Discusses studies of the effects of human interaction on the welfare of bottlenose dolphins.

Discusses studies of the effects of human interaction on the welfare of bottlenose dolphins.