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The effects of embryonic norepinephrine on Japanese quail behavior and neurophysiology
Stress in poultry breeding flocks results in elevated in ovo monoamines affecting behavior and physiology. We injected Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) eggs with 10 μl of 0.05M (n = 111) or 0.01M (n = 113) concentrations ...
Characterization and Control of Aggression and Reproduction in the Male Clouded Leopard (Neofelis nebulosa)
Clouded leopards are a striking and elusive cat species whose secretive nature has made it difficult to gather information on population statistics and behavior in the wild, where the population is in decline. While captive ...
Effect of grazing muzzles on grazing miniature horse behavior and physiological stress
Grazing muzzles are highly effective at reducing forage intake in horses and are a popular tool to control horse weight. However, grazing muzzle design may cause horses stress. The objective of these studies was to determine ...
EFFECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL ENRICHMENTS ON WELL-BEING MEASURES IN COLONY-CAGED JAPANESE QUAIL (COTURNIX JAPONICA)
Breeding purpose Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) are often maintained in barren cages with little environmental complexity. These conditions can lead to unwanted social interactions and stress-related behaviors that can ...