Essays about: "vocalisation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the word vocalisation.

  1. 1. Euthanizing single or pairs of sick, injured or weak piglets with nitrogen foam : effects on animal welfare

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

    Author : Emma Nilsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Euthanasia; animal welfare; anoxia; controlled atmosphere; nitrogen; behaviour;

    Abstract : In pig production, it is inevitable having to euthanize some piglets due to sickness, injuries or weakness. The methods available for euthanizing piglets that are 0-42 days are blunt force trauma and captive bolt followed by sticking. READ MORE

  2. 2. Canine stress responses : a study on the impact of petting on behaviour, saliva cortisol and heart rate of dogs

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

    Author : Tanmayee Anil Chaudhary; [2021]
    Keywords : petted; not-petted; behaviour; body postures; vocalisation; saliva cortisol; heart rate;

    Abstract : From previous researches it has been shown that dogs being petted by familiar people show more calming gestures and social approach. The aim of this experiment was to investigate whether a 5-minute tactile stimulation reduces or buffers the stress reaction in dogs. The participants were 20 privately owned dogs and their owners. READ MORE

  3. 3. Omvårdnad vid postoperativ excitation hos hund : en kvalitativ studie bland djursjukskötare

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Caroline Holmqvist; Emma Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : djuromvårdnad; postoperativ; excitation; hund; narkos; uppvak; anestesi; komplikation; journalföring;

    Abstract : Postoperativ excitation är en komplikation som sällan diskuteras. Ett av stadierna en patient genomgår vid uppvak från anestesi är excitationsstadiet och i detta stadie finns risk att postoperativ excitation uppstår. READ MORE

  4. 4. Pair-housing of dairy calves in outdoor calf hutches : impact on growth and play behaviour

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

    Author : Ellika Waldau; [2017]
    Keywords : calves; pair-housing; play; behaviour; growth; health;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to test the effects on dairy calves (Bos taurus) in outdoor calf hutches of individual vs. pair-housing on behaviour, growth and health. In total 33 female dairy calves of the breeds Swedish Holstein (SH) and Swedish Red (SR) cattle were used in the study. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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