Domestic Animal Behaviou...

Domestic Animal Behaviou...

Author: Broom, D.M.

Publisher: CABI

ISBN: 9781780640532



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Behaviour is a significant indicator of health in animals and understanding behaviour is the key to good management. Animal behaviour and animal welfare science are fast becoming core topics in the curriclua of agriculture and veterinary students. The eagerly awaited fourth edition of Farm Animal Behaviour and Welfare builds on the coverage of the previous edition, fully updating it to take into account developments over the last 10 years. This new edition covers companion animals as well as farm animal species including farmed fish. It is an indispensible textbook covering the major and growing areas in agricultural and veterinary science and practice. There is now a 5th Edition of this book for sale.

Human-livestock Interactions

Human-livestock Interactions

Author: Paul H. Hemsworth

Publisher: CABI

ISBN: 9781845936730

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 194

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The second edition of this book contains chapters that discuss the role of the stockperson in animal welfare, including attitudes, human-animal interactions, human and animal behaviour and improvement of human-animal interactions in animal production. This book is intended for those with an interest in human-animal interactions, including trainers, livestock farm managers, students and academics.

The Experimental Animal in Biomedical Research

The Experimental Animal in Biomedical Research

Author: Bernard E. Rollin

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 0849349826

Category: Medical

Page: 560

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This volume focuses on considerations that maximize both scientific benefit and animal well-being for major species of animals used in biomedical research. Each species is discussed in terms of uses in research; basic biology; husbandry requirements; proper handling; disease control; anesthesia, analgesia, and stress control; natural behavior, behavioral needs, psychological needs, and social needs; and ideal environment for the animals. This book is a must for anyone working with experimental animals.

Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare, 2nd Edition [2 volumes]

Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare, 2nd Edition [2 volumes]

Author: Marc Bekoff

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9780313352560

Category: Nature

Page: 685

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A landmark publishing achievement on the subject, the new edition of this acclaimed encyclopedia is expanded to two volumes, covering the full range of issues related to animal protection. • Includes hundreds of alphabetically organized entries covering the full range of topics related to animal rights and welfare, including dog fighting, endangered species in zoos, animals as disease carriers, factory farming, veganism, and more • Encompasses the work of 150 contributors—experts from around the world that make up a virtual "who's who" in the broad areas of animal protection • Outlines a chronology of legislation and other important events that have had a significant impact on animal rights issues • Lists references for each entry, plus a comprehensive bibliography at the end of the encyclopedia