Animal Welfare

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

Discusses the use of pig-appeasing pheromone to reduce aggression and social stress in housed pigs.

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

Looks at diet as a factor in the development of crib-biting in horses, specifically acid build-up from fermentation.

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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The Impacts of Mulesing Alternatives on Sheep Welfare

Discusses mulesing as a means of preventing fly-strike in sheep, and discusses pain management and alternatives to this method, to improve 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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Recent Advances in the Weight Management of Obese Cats

Discusses the many factors associated with obesity in cats, and highlights studies on prevention and treatment.

Author: 
Yao, Ye
Published: 
2010
vein Essay ID: 
3232
Essay Description: 
Discusses the many factors associated with obesity in cats, and highlights studies on prevention and treatment.
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Decreasing Undesired Aggression in Military Working Dogs and Improving their Welfare

Discusses ways of reducing aggression in miliatary working dogs to improve their welfare.

Author: 
Fulmer, Annabel
Published: 
2010
vein Essay ID: 
3217
Essay Description: 
Discusses ways of reducing aggression in miliatary working dogs to improve their welfare.
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Welfare of Pedigree Dogs: Bred to Suffer?

Explores the issue of inappropriate pedigree breed standards in dogs and the need to improve breed standards.

Author: 
Vogt, Gabriella
Published: 
2010
vein Essay ID: 
3218
Essay Description: 
Explores the issue of inappropriate pedigree breed standards in dogs and the need to improve breed standards.
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A hutch rabbits want

Animal Welfare essay - housing for rabbits.

Author: 
Maitz, Wendy
Published: 
2001
vein Essay ID: 
3200
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare essay - housing for rabbits.

The search for an alternative to mulesing: 2010 and beyond

Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the plan to eliminate Mulesing by 2010, and what the alternative are.

Author: 
Leary, Emma
Published: 
2006
vein Essay ID: 
3202
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the plan to eliminate Mulesing by 2010, and what the alternative are.
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Mulesing - what are the alternatives?

Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the plan to eliminate Mulesing by 2010, and what the alternative are.

Author: 
Leary, Emma
Published: 
2005
vein Essay ID: 
3203
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the plan to eliminate Mulesing by 2010, and what the alternative are.
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Mulesing - what are the alternatives?

Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the alternatives to Mulesing to prevent flystrike in sheep.

Author: 
Lloyd, Adele
Published: 
2005
vein Essay ID: 
3204
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the alternatives to Mulesing to prevent flystrike in sheep.
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