Essays about: "animal welfare"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 579 essays containing the words animal welfare.

  1. 1. Effekt av raslinje och social miljö under di-perioden på smågrisars hälsa och tillväxt fram till 9 veckors ålder

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

    Author : Anna Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : svensk Yorkshire; nederländsk Yorkshire; social träning; smågris; tillväxt; dödlighet; hälsa;

    Abstract : Nederländsk Yorkshire (Z-linjen; ZY) är vanligt förekommande i svensk grispro-duktion idag eftersom aveln med Svensk Yorkshire (SY) lades ner 2012. I den tidi-gare svenska aveln, har grisarna indirekt selekterats för att fungera i grupphållnings-system eftersom svensk djurskyddslag skärptes i slutet av 1980-talet med att suggor ska hållas i grupp under dräktighet. READ MORE

  2. 2. A study on Swedish researchers’ attitudes and views of the 3Rs

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

    Author : Isabelle Blomberg; [2019]
    Keywords : 3R; attitudes; animal welfare;

    Abstract : Every year, millions of vertebrates are used worldwide in experimental studies. If, how and when animals are allowed to be used in research is stated in the European directive 2010/63, incorporated in the Swedish animal welfare act (1988:534). READ MORE

  3. 3. Entreprenörer skapar värde i nya företag : en fallstudie av två företag som erbjuder hundpassning

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Amanda Carlström; [2019]
    Keywords : bricolage; djurvälfärd; entreprenörskap; hundpassning; kontext; nätverk;

    Abstract : Firms offer dog care service when owners are away for work or travel. Owners leave their dogs to these firms because they do not want to leave them alone for too long. The welfare of dogs in firms that offer dog care service depends on the environment where the dogs are kept. READ MORE

  4. 4. Light for dairy cows : methods to measure light in dairy barns

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

    Author : Sofia Lindkvist; [2019]
    Keywords : light intensity; vision; color; dairy cow; lux meter; spectrophotometer; ELF-method;

    Abstract : Cows presumably perceive light differently from humans, due to physiological dif-ferences and the eyes’ position. When designing light in dairy barns, a lux meter is the most commonly used instrument, and the design is often calculated without any daylight inlet. READ MORE

  5. 5. The effect of insect bite hypersensitivity on the movement activity and behaviour of the horse

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Denise Marklund; [2019]
    Keywords : pruritus; itching; IceTag; accelerometer;

    Abstract : It is well known that IBH in horses causes itching which in turn can lead to open wounds. The suffering and pain related to an open wound is relatively obvious, but less is known about how itching affect the welfare in the horse. READ MORE