Essays about: "Sex ANIMAL"

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  1. 1. Nötkreaturs betesselektion på vallar baserade på fyra olika fröblandningar

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Patricia Sandberg; [2015]
    Keywords : bete; selektion; beteende; vitklöver; engelskt rajgräs; rörsvingel; nötkreatur; pasture; grazing selection; behaviour; white clover; tall fescue; ray grass; cattle;

    Abstract : En beteendestudie med nötkreatur utfördes under maj-september 2014 på försöksytor sådda i juli 2012 med fyra vallfröblandningar (A-D). Fröblandning A och B innehöll båda 35 % ängsgröe (Poa pratensis), 10 % Rödsvingel (Festuca rubra) och 20 % vitklöver (Trifolium repens) men skilde sig genom att fröblandningen för vall A innehöll 35 % engelskt rajgräs (Lolium perenne) och B innehöll 35 % rörsvingel (Festuca arundinacea). READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluation of animal welfare education in primary schools in Lilongwe, Malawi

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Anna Gyllenhammar; [2015]
    Keywords : animal welfare education; humane; education; humane lessons; animal kindness clubs; djurvälfärdsundervisning; humane education; animal kindness clubs; våld i hemmet; djurplågeri;

    Abstract : Animal welfare issues are not considered as high priority in Malawi, a developing country in south east Africa, due to problems affecting the human population. In Lilongwe, the capital city, education programs are used to increase the awareness of animal welfare issues among primary school children. READ MORE

  3. 3. Welfare impairment of lambs around weaning. Play and other behaviour indicative of affective state

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Joyce Broekman; [2014]
    Keywords : lamb; weaning; separation; play; vocalisation; affective state;

    Abstract : The abrupt and early weaning of intensively kept lambs may have serious animal welfare implications, but relatively little is known about this. Weaning includes the breaking of the mother-young bond and abrupt replacement of milk by solid food, often coinciding with changes in the (social) environment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Möjlighet att uppnå efterfrågad marmoreringsgrad hos nötkreatur vid slakt - enligt svenska produktionsförhållanden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Louise Ryberg; [2014]
    Keywords : marmorering; nöt; intramuskulärt fett; köttkvalitet;

    Abstract : Efterfrågan på marmorerat kött har ökat i Sverige under de senaste åren. Marmorering är insprängt fett i muskulaturen, intramuskulärt fett, vilket anses vara en god indikator för köttets sensoriska kvalitet. Det insprängda fettet lyfter fram köttets smakämnen, fettet bidrar även till att köttet upplevs som saftigare. READ MORE

  5. 5. Vaccination against boar taint - effect of restrictive and semi ad libitum feeding regime on production and behavior

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Lovisa Nilsson; [2014]
    Keywords : vaccination against GnRH; boar taint; feeding regime; behavior; skin lesions; male pig; performance; carcass quality;

    Abstract : Male piglets have been castrated for centuries to avoid contamination of their meat with boar taint, a strongly unpleasant odour that makes the meat inedible. Today boar taint can be prohib-ited by vaccination against gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) using Improvac®. READ MORE