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Applied Ethology: Addressing Future Challenges in Animal by Laura Boyle, Niamh O'connel, Alison Hanlon

By Laura Boyle, Niamh O'connel, Alison Hanlon

This booklet comprises the lawsuits of the forty second Congress of the overseas Society for utilized Ethology. a complete of 251 contributions have been awarded in the course of the congress. the present nutrition challenge is between many demanding situations dealing with agriculture on this planet at the present time. it truly is becoming then that the topic of this publication is 'Applied ethology: addressing destiny demanding situations in animal agriculture'. the foundation for this topic is that wisdom and realizing of the foundations and tactics that govern farm animal behaviour may be remodeled into practices that offer sustainable strategies to the demanding situations presently dealing with farm animal creation structures. This booklet displays the subject but in addition demonstrates the variety of study in utilized Ethology.

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Applied ethology 3 Plenary Dominance in domestic dogs: useful construct or bad habit? S. J. A. Casey, University of Bristol, Centre for Behavioural Biology, DCVS, Langford BS40 5 DU, United Kingdom Because the domestic dog Canis familiaris is descended from the wolf Canis lupus, it is widely assumed that its social relationships are derived from those of the wolf, and therefore that much of its social behaviour is driven by a motivation to enhance hierarchical positions. Thus aggression between dogs in a multi-dog household is often interpreted in terms of dominance rank, and as a consequence many clinical treatment protocols focus on “status reduction”.

J. , M. Raekallio, K. Kanerva and O. Vainio Prevalence and risk factors for behavioural problems in leisure horses: how do they compare with those identified in performance horses? S. and E. , S. Seaman, K. Wheeler, P. Goddard and B. S. G. M. J. Stienen, A. J. J. , E. Skjerve, O. J. Zanella Rats in school! B. S. , B. Salling, S. K. Hansen LII Applied ethology  Does breeding of laboratory rats in larger cages affect behaviour, corticosterone and blood pressure? 137 229 138 230 Cvek, K. and L. L.

X. Boivin, B. A. Crowe and M. , T. Kosako, D. Kohari, H. Tsukada and K. Oikawa Does overnight access to pasture reduce lameness in dairy cows? , A. Barrientos, C. M. G.  Weary and J. , G. Olmos, L. Boyle and M. , M. Takahashi, K. Ueda, H. Nakatsuji and S. , B. Wechsler and L. L. Ting, I. A. Crowe Influence of artificial vs. , L. Gygax, K. Barth and E. Hillmann Is the colostrum intake of newborn calves affected by time since birth and provision of heat? , J. Rushen, D. M. , J. M. M. M. De Passillé and J.

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