Doctoral theses

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Author Year Title
Silvera, A. 2017 Automatic welfare assessment in broilers - with focus on human-animal relationship and lameness. Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2017:42.
Anderson, C. 2016 Investigating anticipatory behaviours in lambs. Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2016:107.
Lundmark, F. 2016 Mind the gaps! From intentions to practice in animal welfare legislation and private standards. Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2016:95.
Hirsch, E. 2016 Feline stress. Methodological considerations for non-invasive assessment of cats housed in groups and singly. Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2016:91.
Atkinson, S. 2016 Assessment of cattle and pig welfare at stunning in commercial abattoirs. Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2016:47.
Axel-Nilsson, M. 2015 The match between horse and rider. Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2015:98.
Weber, E.M. 2015 Pup mortality in laboratory mice. Influence of maternal behaviour and housing envirnoment. Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2015:6.
Westin, R. 2014 Strategic use of straw at farrowing. Effects on behaviour, health and production in sows and piglets. Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2014: 69.
Helander, C. 2014  Forage feeding in intensive lamb production. Intake and performance in ewes and lambs. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2014:37.
Rehn, T. 2013 Best of friends? Investigation the dog-human relationship. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2013:67.
Bergström, K. 2013 Prevention and control of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in equine hospitals in Sweden. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2013:36.
Grubb, T. 2012 Evaluation of efficacy and safety of pulsed inhaled nitric oxide in the anesthetized horse: Preparing for clinical use. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2012:100.
Lomander, H., 2012 Energy status related to production and reproduction in dairy cows. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2012:73.
Lindqvist, H. 2012 α-tocopherol and β-carotene of forages and their utilisation by dairy cows in organic production. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2012:15.
Brunberg, E. 2011 Tail biting and feather pecking: using genomics and ethology to explore motivational backgrounds. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2011:76.
Buijs, S. 2011 Using spatial distribution and behaviour to determine optimal space allowances for poultry and rabbits. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2011:08.
Handlin, L. 2010 Human-human and human-animal interaction. Some common physiological and psychological effects. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2010:98.
Hartmann, E. 2010 Managing horses in groups to improve horse welfare and human safety. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2010:87.
Rustas, B.-O. 2009 Whole-crop cereals for growing cattle. Effects of maturity and chopping on intake and utilisation. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no. 2009:74.
Nielsen, P.P. 2008 Behaviours related to milk intake in dairy calves. The effects of milk feeding and weaning methods. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara,.Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no 2008:11.
Hessle, A. 2007 Beef cattle on semi-natural grasslands. Production of meat and nature conservation. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health. Acta Veterinaria agriculturae Sueciae, doctoral thesis no 2007:32.
Wichman, A. 2007 Influence of rearing environment on development of perching and dustbathing behaviour in laying hens. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara. Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no 2007:71.
Telezhenko, E. 2007 Effect of flooring system on locomotion comfort in dairy cows: Aspects of gait, preference and claw condition. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara. Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no 2007:76.
Loberg, J.M. 2007 Behaviour of foster cows and calves in dairy production. Acceptance of calves, cow-calf interactions and weaning. SLU, Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Skara. Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Doctoral Thesis no 2007:122.
Lundborg, K. 2004 Housing, management and health in Swedish dairy calves. Doctoral diss. Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, SLU. Acta Universitatis agriculturae Suecia. Veterinaria vol. 168.
Odén, K. 2003 Fear and aggression in large flocks of laying hens : effects of sex composition. Doctoral diss. Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, SLU. Acta Veterinaria agriculturae Sueciae. Veterinaria vol. 144.
Valros, A. 2003 Behaviour and physiology of lactating sows - associations with piglet performance and sow postweaning reproductive success. Academic dissertation. University of Helsinki, Dept. of Clinical Vet. Sci., Finland and Swedish Univ. of Agric. Sci., Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, Sweden.
Lund, V. 2002 Ethics and animal welfare in organic animal husmandry. Thesis, Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet, Inst. för husdjurens miljö och hälsa, Skara. Veterinaria 137. 2002.
Lundberg, A. 2002 Social Influences on the Behaviour of Laying Hens. Thesis. Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet, Inst. för husdjurens miljö och hälsa, Skara. Veterinaria 138. 2002.
Manske, T. 2002 Hoof lesions and lameness in Swedish dairy cattle : prevalence, risk factors, effects of claw trimming and consequences for productivity. Doctoral diss. Dept. of Animal Environment and Health, SLU. Acta Universitatis agriculturae Sueciae. Veterinaria vol. 135.
Schütz, K. 2002 Trade-off resource allocation between Behaviour and production in Folw. Thesis, Veterinaria 115. SLU Skara.
Yngvesson, J. 2002 Cannibalism in laying hens: Characteristics of individual hens and effects of perches during rearing. Thesis, Veterinaria 120. SLU, Skara.
Hultgren, J. 2001 Observational and experimental Studies of the Influence of Housing Factors on the Behaviour and Health of dairy Cows. Thesis. Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet, Inst. för husdjurens miljö och hälsa, Skara. Veterinaria 104. 2001.
Jung, J. 2001 Foraging behaviour in cattle. Suckling, begging and grazing in tropical and European cattle.Thesis. Veterinaria 111. Department of Animal Environment and Health. Skara. 2001.
Olsson, A. 2001 Motivation in laying hens. Studies of perching and dustbathing behaviour. Thesis. Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet, Inst. för husdjurens miljö och hälsa, Skara. Veterinaria 101. 2001.
Andersson, M. 2000 Domestication effects on behaviour. Thesis. Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet, Inst. för husdjurens miljö och hälsa, Skara, 2000.
Bilcík, B. 2000 Feather pecking in laying hens. Thesis. Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet, Inst. för husdjurens miljö och hälsa, Skara, 2000.
Gunnarsson, S. 2000 Laying hens in loose housing systems. Thesis. Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet, Inst. för husdjurens miljö och hälsa, Skara, 2000.
Ortman, K. 1999 Organic vs. Inorganic Selenium in Farm Animal Nutrition with Special Reference to Supplementation of Cattle. Doctoral thesis. Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae. Veterinaria 45. SLU, Inst för husdjurens miljö och hälsa, 1999.
Berg, C. 1998 Foot-pad dermatitis in broilers and turkeys - prevalence, risk factors and prevention. Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae, Veterinaria 36. PhD thesis.
Bergsten, C. 1995 Digital disorders in dairy cattle with special reference to laminitis and heel horn erosion: The influence of housing, management and nutrition. Dissertation. SLU, Experimental Station, Veterinary Institute, Skara 1995.
Malm, K. 1995 Behaviour of parents and offspring in two canids. SLU, Inst. för husdjurshygien, Rapport 37, Skara 1995. Thesis (Doctoral).
Lidfors, L. 1994 Mother-young behaviour in cattle. Parturition, development of cow-calf attachment, suckling and effects of separation. SLU. Inst. för husdjurshygien. Rapport 33. Thesis (Doctoral), 1994,1-56.
Svensson, C. 1994 Bovine coccidiosis with special reference to Eimeria alabamensis infections in grazing calves. SLU, Experimental Station, Veterinary Institute, Skara 1994.
Carlsson, J. 1994 The value of the concentration of urea in milk as an indicator of the nutritional value of diets for dairy cows, and its relationships with milk production and fertility. Dissertation. SLU, Experimental Station, Veterinary Institute, Skara 1994.
Castrén, H. 1993 Suckling behaviour, milk consumption and hormone release in the sow relative to nest building and early milk ejections. Academic dissertation. Thesis. College of Veterinary Medicine, Helsinki, Finland and Swedish Univ. of Agric. Sci., Dept. of Anim. Hyg., Skara, Sweden.
Algers, B. 1989 Vocal and Tactile communication during suckling in pigs. Aspects on functions and effects of continuous noise. Thesis. Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet, Rapport 25, 1989, 162.
Bendixen, P.H. 1988 Risk indicators of disease occurrence in dairy cows in Sweden. SLU, Inst. för husdjurshygien, Rapport 18, Skara 1988. Thesis. 156.
Andersson, L. 1984 Detection, occurrence, causes and effects of hyperketonaemia in Swedish dairy cows. SLU, Experimental Station, Veterinary Institute, Skara 1984.
Jensen, P. 1983 Confinement and continuous noise as environmental factors affecting communication in the domestic pig. Thesis (Doctoral). Swedish university of agricultural sciences, Dept. of animal hygiene, Skara 1983. Rapport 8. 146.
Liberg, P. 1982 Blood protein screening in healthy and diseased cattle. Agarose gel electrophoresis, the formol-gel and glutaraldehyde tests. SLU, Experimental Station, Veterinary Institute, Skara 1982.
Lindqvist, J-O. 1974 Animal health and environment in the production of fattening pigs. A study of disease incidence in relation to certain environmental factors, daily weight gain and carcass classification. Acta Vet. Scand. suppl. 51, 1974, 1-78.
Bäckström, L. 1973 Environment and animal health in piglet production. A field study of incidences and correlations. Thesis, Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 1973, suppl. 41. 1-240.
Ekesbo, I. 1966 Disease incidence in tied and loose housed dairy cattle and causes of this incidence variation with particular reference to the cowshed type. Acta Agriculturae Scand. Suppl. 15, 1966, 1-74.
Pehrson, B. 1966 Studies on ketosis in dairy cows. Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, Suppl. 15.
Jönsson, G. 1960 On the etiology and pathogenesis of parturient paresis in dairy cows. Statistical and morphological investigations and a review of the literature. Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica. Suppl. 8.
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