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Type: Artigo de evento
Title: Vocalization As A Tool For Identifying The Level Of Stress In Piglets
Author: Cordeiro A.F.S.
Naas I.A.
Violaro F.
Almeida A.C.M.
Jacob F.G.
Lima F.M.G.
Abstract: Amongst the challenges in pig production under today's competitive market the issue of meeting the standards of animal welfare is enhanced. Animal vocalization can be a useful tool to identify the level of stress in piglets. This research aimed to evaluate the vocalization of piglets during a surgical procedure with and without anesthesia, and assess their level of stress by analyzing their vocal expressions. Two level of stress were assessed: moderate stress and acute stress. No difference was found the level of pain in both treatments.
Editor: Czech Centre for Science and Society
Rights: fechado
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Date Issue: 2011
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