Animal Welfare

The Role of Bits in Equitation: A Welfare Issue

Considers the use of bitless bridles in equitation, as a way of improving equine welfare and enhancing performance in the ridden horse.

Author: 
Brady, Rebecca
Published: 
2010
vein Essay ID: 
3223
Essay Description: 
Considers the use of bitless bridles in equitation, as a way of improving equine welfare and enhancing performance in the ridden horse.
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Additional or Alternative Sources of Environmental Enrichment for Farmed Blue Foxes

Discusses ways of improving the welfare of foxes farmed for fur, through environmental enrichment.

Author: 
Marshall, R
Published: 
2010
vein Essay ID: 
3224
Essay Description: 
Discusses ways of improving the welfare of foxes farmed for fur, through environmental enrichment.
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New Findings regarding the Stereotypic Behaviour of 'Regurgitation and Reingestion' in Captive Western Lowland Gorillas

Discusses consequences, causes and prevention strategies of regurgitation and reingestion in captive western lowland gorillas.

Author: 
Bui, Chau
Published: 
2010
vein Essay ID: 
3225
Essay Description: 
Discusses consequences, causes and prevention strategies of regurgitation and reingestion in captive western lowland gorillas.
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The Negative Effects of Anthropogenic Activities on the Welfare and Behaviour of Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)

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

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.

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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Reducing stress in shelter dogs: Ameliorative effects of the dog-human bond

Discusses how human contact in the early shelter experience can reduce stress in dogs.

Author: 
Elliot, Rosemary
Published: 
2000
vein Essay ID: 
3212
Essay Description: 
Discusses how human contact in the early shelter experience can reduce stress in dogs.
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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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