Author: Daniel Poletto Published: 2019 Description: This essay analyses recent research into the implications of herd size on animal welfare in the dairy industry.
Factors affecting the implementation of advances in the field of cattle welfare and the use of this knowledge to optimise future support for change by producers
Author: Brailey, Juliana Published: 2014 Description: Explores producer attitudes, reasoning and intentions and on-farm practices that lead to improved design and implementation of welfare strategies that embed improved stockmanship and husbandry into everyday management practices
The Effects of Prolonged Live Transportation on Young Beef Cattle: Are Welfare and Production being Compromised?
Author: Ganeshan, Saibharathi Published: 2013 Description: Explores the effects of transportation of young beef cattle
Author: Russell, Alex Published: 2013 Description: Discusses the impact of automatic milking systems on dairy cow welfare
Author: Aitken, Joanna Published: 2011 Description: Considers ways of reducing heat stress in cattle using evaporative methods such as sprinklers.
Author: Patterson, Kate Published: 2001 Description: Animal Welfare essay on the welfare implications of housing dairy cows.
Author: Gibb-Cumming, Veronica Published: 2006 Description: Animal Welfare essay – explores the welfare pros and cons of indoor housing for cats.
Author: Rigby, Melissa Published: 2009 Description: Examines the welfare of dairy cattle, refering to organic farming practices and the management of mastitis and lameness.
Recent Research into Animal Welfare Issues Concerning Routine Surgical Procedures Associated with Cattle Production Systems
Author: Adby, Natalie Published: 2006 Description: Examines welfare implications of the procedures of calf dehorning and castration.
Author: Shortridge, Heather Published: 2005 Description: An Animal Welfare essay on assessing dairy herd welfare.