Advances in Cattle Welfare Woodhead Publishing Series in Food Science, Technology and Nutrition Series
Coordonnateur : Tucker Cassandra
Advances in Cattle Welfare provides a targeted overview of contemporary issues in dairy and beef cattle welfare. The volume addresses welfare-related topics in both research and on-farm applications.
Opening with an introduction to cattle production systems, the book covers the three major areas of cattle welfare
1 Overview of cattle production systems
2 Assessment of cattle welfare: Common animal-based measures
3 Assessment of cattle welfare: Approaches, goals and next steps on farms
4 Human-animal interactions: Effects, challenges, and progress
5 Cattle priorities: feed and water selection, ability to move freely and to access pasture
6 The role of social behaviour in cattle welfare
7 Painful procedures: When and what should we be measuring in cattle?
8 Disease and injury: Beyond current thinking about top causes of cattle morbidity
9 Metabolic challenge: How does it affect welfare?
Date de parution : 11-2017
Ouvrage de 282 p.
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