Essays about: "animal behaviour"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 572 essays containing the words animal behaviour.

  1. 1. Domesticeringen av silverräv (Vulpes fulvus Desm) : en jämförelse mellan rödräv och silverräv i fångenskap

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

    Author : Mathilda Riegertzon; [2021]
    Keywords : silverräv; Vulpes fulvus Desm; domesticering; beteende; nutrition; fenotyp; miljö; människans påverkan; Vulpes vulpes;

    Abstract : Dmitry Belyayev was a geneticist who wanted to know why domesticated animals showed common traits in behaviour and appearance. Belyayev believed that these traits appeared when the animals were selected for tamability alone. READ MORE

  2. 2. Jämförelse av två verktygsbaserade berikningar för gulbröstad kapucin (Sapajus xanthosternos)

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

    Author : Marie Ebbestad; [2021]
    Keywords : Sapajus xanthosternos; kapucin; berikning; bevarande; verktygsanvändning; djurpark;

    Abstract : Golden-bellied capuchins (Sapajus xanthosternos) are small primates from Brazil known for their tool use abilities. They are an explorative species and are capable of several types of tool use. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hur påverkar suggans beteende vid digivning smågrisarnas tillväxt?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Breeding and Genetics

    Author : Sennah Pettersson; [2021]
    Keywords : sugga; digivning; smågrisar; beteende; tillväxt; produktion; inledare; avslutare; orolig; oroliga; rädd; rädsla; försiktig; oförsiktig;

    Abstract : Dagens sätt att hålla grisar i grisproduktionen skiljer sig avsevärt från hur deras vilda släktingar lever. Dock är de flesta av deras beteenden oförändrade. Dessa beteenden påverkar bland annat digivningen av smågrisar. Det påverkar i sin tur smågrisarnas tillväxt. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analysing the Consumption Motives of Plant-Based Food Alternatives: The underlying Benefit of Virtue Signalling

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anika Albrecht; Svenja Lena Mauch; [2021]
    Keywords : vegan consumption; consumer behaviour; consumption motives; theory of planned behaviour; virtue signalling; vegan food alternatives; purchase intention; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Thesis Purpose: The purpose of this study is to examine the underlying motivations of consumers’ intentions to purchase vegan food alternatives. In doing so, the thesis specifically focuses on studying virtue signalling as an additional benefit to environmental protection, animal welfare, and personal health that motivates consumers to choose plant-based food alternatives. READ MORE

  5. 5. The ethical price for dairy

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

    Author : Katrin Bauer; [2021]
    Keywords : animal ethics; dairy industry; Europe;

    Abstract : In the 21st century people in modern society within Europe are used to go to a supermarket to buy groceries of daily need. Everything is easily available and affordable and barely anyone is aware of the production of their consumed goods, their origin and unpleasant side effects. READ MORE