Essays about: "food enrichment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the words food enrichment.

  1. 1. Rehabilitering och återintroducering av vilda geparder (Acinonyx jubatus)

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

    Author : Mikaela Tarandi; [2019]
    Keywords : gepard; rehabilitering; återintroducering; Afrika;

    Abstract : Gepardpopulationen har minskat kraftigt de senaste åren och idag finns det bara 7100 geparder kvar i det vilda. De har väldigt svårt att återhämta sig, bland annat på grund av att de har liten genetisk variation och gepardungar har en hög dödlighet. READ MORE

  2. 2. En katts belåtenhet : djurhållning och krav på katthem och kattpensionat

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

    Author : Henrik Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Katt; Katthem; Kattpensionat; Djurhållning; Stress; Adoption; Berikning;

    Abstract : The cat (Felis silvestris catus) introduced itself to our society roughly 11 500 – 12 500 years ago in the shape of the African wildcat ( Felis silvestris lybica ). It quickly found a place among us, functioning as pest control, and later on as a pet. Today cats stand as the most common pet in Sweden, residing in over 750 000 Swedish households. READ MORE

  3. 3. Utvärdering av berikning till röd vari (Varecia rubra)

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

    Author : Madeleine Hansell; [2018]
    Keywords : röd vari; Varecia rubra; berikning; aktivitetsnivå;

    Abstract : The red ruffed lemur is endemic to Madagascar and classifies as a critically endangered species. It naturally lives in the canopy of the rainforest and is the most frugivorous lemur of Madagascar. Suspensory feeding postures are common to enable harvesting from small branches. READ MORE

  4. 4. Utfodringstider och foderberikningar : påverkan på Linderödssvins (Sus scrofa domestica) beteende och välfärd i djurparksförhållande

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

    Author : Louise Svensson; [2018]
    Keywords : gris; Sus scrofa domestica; djurvälfärd; förväntningsbeteende; utfodring;

    Abstract : Pigs are omnivores and in the wild they spend most of their time foraging. When pigs are held for production or in zoos they often get fed in a feeding trough. That means that they cannot express any foraging behaviour which may lead to the development of stereotypies and a bad welfare. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effects of a fish farm on downstream macroinvertebrates

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Joakim Thoresson; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The number of fish farms is increasing worldwide tomeet the global demand for fish used as a food source for humans. The WorldBank predicts that by 2030, 62 percent of all consumed fish globally will beproduced in fish farms. Due to this increasing demand for fish, fish farming isa growing business and the numbers of fish farms are increasing. READ MORE