Essays about: "stereotypier"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 essays containing the word stereotypier.

  1. 1. Inhysningssystem och dagliga rutiners påverkan på hästar och utvecklandet av stereotypier

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Equine Studies

    Author : Isabelle Lögdahl; [2020]
    Keywords : behaviour; stereotypies; weaving; housing; equine; management;

    Abstract : The horse has been in human service for about 6,000 years and has been a great asset in warfare and agriculture. Today, the horse is mainly used for leisure and equestrian sports. Horse holders keep horses housed in stables or in various forms of group housing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Faktorer som påverkar stereotypier hos häst

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Vendela Orosco Lindström; [2019]
    Keywords : stereotypies; crib-biting; equine; genetic; heritability; box-walking; behavior;

    Abstract : The horse is an herbivore herding animal, living in small family groups and spend most of the day searching for food. Modern horse-keeping can limit the possibilities for the horse to perform its natural behaviors, that can lead to a stereotypic behavior. READ MORE

  3. 3. Difference in general behaviour and social interactions of young Yorkshire gilts in different social environments

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

    Author : Linda Marie Hannius; [2019]
    Keywords : Swedish Yorkshire; Dutch Yorkshire; behaviour; social interactions; social environment;

    Abstract : In Sweden, there was a switch of breeding material for pigs in year 2012 where Swedish producers were introduced to the Dutch Yorkshire (DY) instead of the Swedish Yorkshire (SY). Gestating sows have, in Sweden, been kept in group housing since the 1980s while DY gilts on the contrary have been kept in individual stalls. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Kan hästens välfärd förbättras genom studier av frilevande hästars beteenden?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Victoria Vesterholm; [2018]
    Keywords : Häst; naturligt; beteende; behov; domesticering; hästhållning; välfärd;

    Abstract : I denna litteraturstudie jämförs den domesticerade hästens beteenden med de beteenden som finns dokumenterade hos frilevande hästar. Syftet är att undersöka om välfärden kan förbättras hos de domesticerade hästarna genom att förstå behovens ursprung. READ MORE