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By Bonnie V. Beaver BS DVM MS DACVB, Don Höglund MS DVM

Efficient cattle dealing with: the sensible software of Animal Welfare and Behavioral technology

brings jointly the science-based disciplines of animal habit and welfare to debate how wisdom of 1 region (behavior) can be utilized to advertise the opposite. Emphasis is on farm animals and horses, yet swine, sheep, and goats also are coated.

Three significant parts are integrated and built-in right into a functional method of operating with some of the species. uncomplicated habit because it applies to dealing with is mentioned, with alterations famous among species. The connections of habit and dealing with are coated, and useful functions mentioned, either with a liberal use of images and movies to deliver the options to life.

  • Incorporates a transparent, approachable type for researchers and practitioners alike, facilitating knowing of the concepts defined
  • Features supplementary video content material on a significant other website, delivering useful demonstration of the subjects mentioned within the paintings and a great tool for studying the thoughts presented
  • Includes large references, expanding the book's software for critical researchers in addition to those that are looking to enforce larger dealing with practices

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