Primates

New Findings regarding the Stereotypic Behaviour 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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Discusses consequences, causes and prevention strategies of regurgitation and reingestion in captive western lowland gorillas.

The Effect of Maternal Deprivation and Isolation on Development of Abnormal Behaviour in Laboratory Rhesus Macaques

Author
Gursahani, Alisha
Published
2009
vein Essay ID
3122
Essay Description
Examines changes to the use of macaques in laboratory experimentation, to improve the welfare of the animals.
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Examines changes to the use of macaques in laboratory experimentation, to improve the welfare of the animals.

The influence of social behaviours of gorillas in captivity on the maintenance of all-male groups in the long-term

Author
Jiao, Leah
Published
2005
vein Essay ID
3103
Essay Description
Looks at factors that influence the quality of life in all-male groups of captive gorillas.
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Looks at factors that influence the quality of life in all-male groups of captive gorillas.

Improving the well-being of captive chimpanzees

Author
Bender, Hannah
Published
2003
vein Essay ID
3067
Essay Description
Provide insights into the social behaviour and psychological well-being of the chimpanzee, both captive and wild. Stresses the importance of environmental enrichment as well as personality in chimps.
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Provide insights into the social behaviour and psychological well-being of the chimpanzee, both captive and wild. Stresses the importance of environmental enrichment as well as personality in chimps.