Search for dissertations about: "science of animal health and welfare"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 swedish dissertations containing the words science of animal health and welfare.

  1. 1. The Concepts of Health, Well-being and Welfare as Applied to Animals A Philosophical Analysis of the Concepts with the Regard to the Differences Between Animals

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping Univeristy Electronic Press

    Author : Henrik Lerner; Lennart Nordenfelt; Stefan Gunnarsson; David Fraser; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Concept; concept formation; welfare; definition; health; legislation; natural behaviour; role for animals; science of animal health and welfare; veterinary medicine; well-being; begrepp; begreppsbildning; definition; djurs roller; hälsa; lagstiftning; naturligt beteende; veterinärmedicin; välbefinnande; välfärd; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

    Abstract : This thesis is an analysis of the use and definition of the concepts health, well-being and welfare within the field called “the science of animal health and welfare”. The materials used are a literature survey of the field, qualitative interviews with Swedish veterinary surgeons and a study of the concepts in legislation concerning animals in England, Germany and Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessment of cattle and pig welfare at stunning in commercial abattoirs

    University dissertation from ; Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

    Author : Sophie Atkinson; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : This thesis aimed to develop and implement a standardised assessment for stun quality for use in commercial pig and cattle abattoirs to protect animal welfare. A stun quality protocol identified and rated symptoms signifying recovery risk and level of concern for inferior animal welfare. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Concepts of Health, Well-being and Welfare as Applied to Animals A Philosophical Analysis of the Concepts with the Regard to the Differences Between Animals

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Henrik Lerner; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Concept; concept formation; welfare; definition; health; legislation; natural behaviour; role for animals; science of animal health and welfare; veterinary medicine; well-being; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

    Abstract : This thesis is an analysis of the use and definition of the concepts health, well-being and welfare within the field called “the science of animal health and welfare”. The materials used are a literature survey of the field, qualitative interviews with Swedish veterinary surgeons and a study of the concepts in legislation concerning animals in England, Germany and Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Impact of litter size on sow health and welfare

    University dissertation from ; Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

    Author : Emma Andersson; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

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  5. 5. Slaughter - not only about animals : an interdisciplinary study of handling of cattle at slaughter

    University dissertation from ; Institutionen för husdjurens miljö och hälsa, Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet

    Author : Sofia Elisabet Wiberg; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : In order to get meat for human consumption animals have to be slaughtered. In Sweden, about 450,000 cattle are slaughtered every year; in 2011 93% of these were slaughtered at the 16 largest slaughter plants. Maintaining acceptable animal welfare standards in the industrial slaughter of animals places great demands on the management and staff. READ MORE