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Behavior of Pigs Reared in Enriched Environment: Alternatives to Extend Pigs Attention
Three trials were carried out in a completely randomized design aiming to assess the behavior of pigs in growth phase in enriched environments. Trial 1 evaluated the effects of frequency ofExpand
Pig’s behavioral response in nursery and growth phases to environmental enrichment objects
The objective of this research was to evaluate the effect of environmental enrichment on the behavior of pigs in nursery and growth phases. (i) Ninety animals (females, 65 days, 25 kg) were dividedExpand
Sows’ parity and coconut oil postnatal supplement on piglets performance
Objective. The study aimed to evaluate the effect of sows' of different parities and the supplement of coconut oil for piglets, on the development of litter. Materials and methods. A total of 51 sowsExpand
Correlation between urinary tract infection and reproductive performance of sows
ABSTRACT This study aimed to assess the prevalence and influence of urinary tract infection on the reproductive performance of sows. The animals underwent urine tests using reagent strips andExpand
ENRIQUECIMENTO AMBIENTAL E COMPORTAMENTO DE SUÍNOS: REVISÃO / ENVIRONMENTAL ENRICHMENT AND BEHAVIOUR OF PIGS: REVIEW
E cada vez maior a preocupacao da comunidade cientifica e do mercado consumidor em relacao aos metodos que os animais sao produzidos. As novas exigencias do mercado externo, em relacao a qualidadeExpand
Performance and plasma urea nitrogen of immunocastrated males pigs of medium genetic potential
Objective. A study was carried out to evaluate the performance and the plasma urea nitrogen (PUN) of male pigs of medium genetic potential for lean meat deposition in carcass, which underwentExpand