Maternal stress and tail docking in juvenile female pigs: effects on mechanical force sensitivity and responses to acute inflammatory challenge

  • Dale Sandercock (Speaker)

Activity: Talk, evidence or presentation typesOral presentation

Period30 Jun 2010
Event titleUFAW International Animal Welfare Science Symposium 2010: Recent advances in animal welfare science II
Event typeConference
LocationYork, United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Maternal stress
  • Tail docking
  • Mechanical Nociceptive Thresholds
  • Pain assessment
  • Inflammatory challenge
  • Hyperalgesia
  • Perinatal programming
  • Early life pain
  • Piglets
  • Pig welfare
  • Painful procedures