Download e-book for kindle: Farm Animal Behaviour: Characteristics for Assessment of by Ingvar Ekesbo

By Ingvar Ekesbo

ISBN-10: 1845937708

ISBN-13: 9781845937706

Animal behaviour is the root for ascertaining their welfare and is a subject of ever becoming significance. This textbook is organised into 3 sections protecting all significant livestock of the area, either mainstream and professional: huge farm animal species (horses, farm animals, swine, sheep and goats), fowl and farmed birds and non-domesticated animals reminiscent of deer. each one bankruptcy describes the weather of behaviour of a specific species in a transparent and uniform structure. history to domestication, innate and learnt behaviour, social behaviour, mating behaviour, task styles, senses, behaviour within the younger animal, imaginative and prescient and listening to are all coated for every species. figuring out of ethological wisdom is either an important relief for purchasing right diagnoses, but additionally for the evaluate of health and wellbeing and welfare within the unmarried animal or a gaggle of animals, making the booklet invaluable for veterinary practitioners in addition to scholars at collage and tertiary level.

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