Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet

Department of Animal Environment and Health


Det finns 67 sidor som är taggade med Department of Animal Environment and Health:

Hälsan hos svenska ridskolehästar påverkas av inhysningssystem

We compared welfare measures of horses among Swedish riding schools (RS) during winter where horses were kept either in group housing (n = 8) or in tie-stalls/boxes (n = 8). Health data for six

Animal welfare course

Animal welfare course

In the peak of Swedish mid-summer light, SLU Ultuna was visited by a group of international researchers in animal welfare, travelling from near and far to learn and discuss important matters in a new

Animal welfare course

Animal welfare course

In the peak of Swedish mid-summer light, SLU Ultuna was visited by a group of international researchers in animal welfare, travelling from near and far to learn and discuss important matters in a new

Welfare, ethics and feeding for farming and conditioning of wild fish

Purpose and aims Grow-out or conditioning of wild caught fish in aquaculture can increase profitability of inshore fisheries, which currently suffer economic problems, with little negative

Feasibility and potential for farming and conditioning of wild fish fed with by-catches in Sweden

Short description Today farming or conditioning of wildcaught fish is low in Sweden and Europe in general. There are however a number of advantages in farming of wild fish compared to wild catch,

Torun Wallgren

Torun Wallgren

I am a PhD student at the Department of Animal Environment and Health, Divison of Environment, Care and Herd Health in Skara. I work with research, especially about pigs' behavior. My doctoral

Torun Wallgren

Torun Wallgren

I am a PhD studet at the department of Animal Environment and Health, Division of Environment, Care and Herd Health i Skara, Sweden. I work with research, primarily concerning pig management and

Financial support for a new meat quality laboratory

The Department of Animal Environment and Health was recently granted 600.000 SEK from Sparbanksstiftelsen Skaraborg for establishing a meat quality laboratory at SLU in Skara. This is an important

Poor welfare predicts Campylobacter infection

Infection of Campylobacter in a broiler flock can be predicted from a welfare assessment, according to a study carried out in collaboration between Anses, EFSA, UNIPR and the Swedish University of

Tail position as an indicator of tail biting

Tail biting is a well-known issue within European pig production and its subsequent tail injuries of this abnormal behaviour is known to cause stress and reduce welfare in both the injured and biting

Welfare assessment in zoos and circuses

Good animal welfare is crucial for the success of circuses and zoos. Welfare measures can be taken either by looking at the animal directly (animal-based), or at external factors such as the

No sustainability without animal welfare

Animal welfare science and animal welfare policy-making need to find new ways of entering global debates over food security and sustainability. How to achieve this is the topic of a paper by

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