• Easter Bush, Roslin Institute Building

    EH25 9RG Midlothian

    United Kingdom

1993 …2020

Research output per year

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Research Output

Administration of a NSAID (meloxicam) affects lying behaviour after caesarean section in beef cows

Barrier, AC., Coombs, TM., Dwyer, CM., Haskell, MJ. & Goby, L., 2014, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 155, p. 28 - 33 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the welfare challenges to out-wintered pregnant suckler cows

Morgan, CA., McIlvaney, K., Dwyer, CM. & Lawrence, AB., 2009, In : Animal. p. 1167 - 1174 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Behaviour: maternal

Dwyer, CM., Pond, W. (ed.) & Bell, A. (ed.), 2004, Encyclopedia of Animal Science. Pond, W. & Bell, A. (eds.). New York, USA: Marcel Dekker, Taylor and Francis Books, p. 97 - 100 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Behavioural development in the neonatal lamb: effect of maternal and birth-related factors

Dwyer, CM., 2003, In : Theriogenology. 59, p. 1027 - 1050 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

107 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural predictors of the start of normal and dystocic calving in dairy cows and heifers

Miedema, HM., Cockram, MS., Dwyer, CM. & MacRae, AI., 2011, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 132, p. 14 - 19 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)

Breed, litter and parity effects on placental weight and placentome number, and consequences for the neonatal behaviour of the lamb

Dwyer, CM., Calvert, SK., Farish, M., Donbavand, JE. & Pickup, HE., 2005, In : Theriogenology. 63, p. 1092 - 1110 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

99 Citations (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)
18 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows during the 24h before normal calving compared with behaviour during late pregnancy

Miedema, HM., Cockram, MS., Dwyer, CM. & MacRae, AI., 2011, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 131, p. 8 - 14 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Citations (Scopus)

Chronic stress in sheep: assessment tools and their use in different management conditions

Dwyer, CM. & Bornett, HLI., 2004, In : Animal Welfare. 13, p. 293 - 304 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

Determining a welfare prioritization for horses using a Delphi method

Rioja-Lang, F., Connor, M., Bacon, H. & Dwyer, CM., 9 Apr 2020, In : Animals. 10, 4, 16 p., 647.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Determining priority welfare issues for cats in the United Kingdom using expert consensus

Rioja-Lang, F., Bacon, H., Connor, M. & Dwyer, CM., 2 Nov 2019, In : Veterinary Record Open. 6, 1, e000365.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Development and validation of on-farm behavioural scoring systems to assess birth assistance and lamb vigour

Matheson, S., Rooke, JA., McIlvaney, K., Jack, MC., Ison, S., Bunger, L. & Dwyer, CM., 2011, In : Animal. p. 776 - 783 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Differential effects of maternal undernutrition between days 1 and 90 of pregnancy on ewe and lamb performance and lamb parasitism in hill or lowland breeds

Rooke, JA., Houdijk, JGM., McIlvaney, K., Ashworth, CJ. & Dwyer, CM., 2010, In : Journal of Animal Science. 88, 12, p. 3833 - 3842 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Does the anticipatory behaviour of chickens communicate reward quality?

McGrath, N., Burman, O., Dwyer, CM. & Phillips, CJC., 31 Aug 2016, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 184, p. 80 - 90 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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6 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

Does the behaviour of the neonate influence the expression of maternal behaviour in sheep?

Dwyer, CM. & Lawrence, AB., 1999, In : Behaviour. 136, p. 367 - 389 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)
49 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of ewe and lamb genotype on gestation length, lambing ease and neonatal behaviour of lambs

Dwyer, CM., Lawrence, AB., Brown, HE. & Simm, G., 1996, In : Reproduction, Fertility and Development. 8, p. 1123 - 1129 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of maternal undernutrition in early gestation on the develpment of fetal myofibres in the guinea pig

Dwyer, CM., Madgwick, AJ., Ward, S. & Stickland, NC., 1995, In : Reproduction, Fertility and Development. 7, p. 1285 - 1292 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effects of cobalt/vitamin B12 status in ewes on ovum development and lamb viability at birth

Mitchell, LM., Robinson, JJ., Watt, RG., McEvoy, TG., Ashworth, CJ., Rooke, JA. & Dwyer, CM., 2007, In : Reproduction and Fertility Development. 19, p. 553 - 562 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of maternal genotype and behaviour on the behavioural development of their offspring in sheep

Dwyer, CM. & Lawrence, AB., 2000, In : Behaviour. 137, p. 1629 - 1654 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of selection for lean tissue content on maternal and neonatal lamb behaviours in Scottish Blackface sheep

Dwyer, CM., Lawrence, AB. & Bishop, SC., 2001, In : Animal Science. 72, p. 555 - 571 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Citations (Scopus)

Epigenetics and developmental programming of welfare and production traits in farm animals

Sinclair, KD., Rutherford, KMD., Wallace, JM., Brameld, JM., Stoger, R., Alberio, R., Sweetman, D., Gardner, DS., Perry, VEA., Adam, CL., Ashworth, CJ., Robinson, JE. & Dwyer, CM., 21 Jul 2016, In : Reproduction, Fertility and Development. 28, 10, p. 1443 - 1478 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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31 Citations (Scopus)
36 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluation of animal-based indicators for use in a welfare assessment protocol for sheep

Richmond, SE., Wemelsfelder, F., de Heredia, IB., Ruiz, R., Canali, E. & Dwyer, CM., 11 Dec 2017, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 4, 210

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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11 Citations (Scopus)
14 Downloads (Pure)
41 Citations (Scopus)

Ewe-lamb bonding behaviours at birth are affected by maternal undernutrition in pregnancy

Dwyer, CM., Lawrence, AB., Bishop, SC. & Lewis, M., 2003, In : British Journal of Nutrition. 89, p. 123 - 136 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

89 Citations (Scopus)

Ewes are more attentive to their offspring experiencing pain but not stress

Hild, S., Clark, CCA., Dwyer, CM., Murrell, JC., Mendl, JC. & Zanella, AJ., 2011, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 132, p. 114 - 120 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Ewes direct most maternal attention towards lambs that show the greatest pain-related behavioural responses

Futro, A., Maslowska, K. & Dwyer, CM., 28 Jul 2015, In : PLoS ONE. 10, 7, p. 2 - 0 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Factors affecting dystocia and offspring vigour in different sheep genotypes

Dwyer, CM. & Bunger, L., 2012, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 103, p. 257 - 264 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Farm characteristics in Slovene wolf habitat related to attacks on sheep

van Liere, D., Dwyer, CM., Jordan, D., Premik-Banic, A., Valencic, A., Kompan, D. & Siard, N., Feb 2013, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 144, p. 46 - 56 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Frequency and cost of human intervention at lambing: an interbreed comparison

Dwyer, CM. & Lawrence, AB., 2005, In : Veterinary Record. 157, p. 101 - 104 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)
51 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic parameters for birth difficulty, lamb vigour and lamb suckling ability in Suffolk sheep

Macfarlane, JM., Matheson, SM. & Dwyer, CM., 2010, In : Animal Welfare. 19 (S), p. 99 - 105 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genetic parameters for fitness and neonatal behavior traits in sheep

Matheson, SM., Bunger, L. & Dwyer, CM., 2012, In : Behavior Genetics. 42, 6, p. 899 - 911 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic selection for extensive conditions.

Simm, G., Conington, JE., Bishop, SC., Dwyer, CM. & Pattinson, SE., 1996, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 49, p. 47 - 59 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)

Hens vary their vocal repertoire and structure when anticipating different types of reward

McGrath, N., Dunlop, R., Dwyer, CM., Burman, O. & Phillips, CJC., 8 Jul 2017, In : Animal Behaviour. 130, p. 79 - 96 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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4 Citations (Scopus)
23 Downloads (Pure)

How can we assess positive welfare in ruminants?

Mattiello, S., Battini, M., De Rosa, G., Napolitano, F. & Dwyer, C., 2 Oct 2019, In : Animals. 9, 10, 27 p., 758.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
4 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

How has the risk of predation shaped the behavioural responses of sheep to fear and distress?

Dwyer, CM., 2004, In : Animal Welfare. 13, p. 269 - 281 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of maternal stress and nutrition on behavioural and physiological outcomes in young lambs

Rooke, JA., Arnott, G., Dwyer, CM. & Rutherford, KMD., 1 Nov 2017, In : Animal Welfare. 26, 4, p. 403 - 415 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
12 Downloads (Pure)

Improving neonatal survival in small ruminants: science into practice

Dwyer, CM., Conington, JE., Corbiere, F., Holmoy, IH., Muri, K., Nowak, R., Rooke, JA., Vipond, J. & Gautier, J-M., 2015, In : Animal. 10, 3, p. 449 - 459

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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36 Citations (Scopus)
84 Downloads (Pure)

Induction of maternal behaviour in non-pregnant, hormone-primed ewes

Dwyer, CM. & Lawrence, AB., 1997, In : Animal Science. 65, p. 403 - 408 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Interactions between profit and welfare on extensive sheep farms

Stott, AW., Vosough Ahmadi, B., Dwyer, CM., Kupiec, B., Morgan-Davies, C., Milne, CE., Ringrose, S., Goddard, P., Phillips, K. & Waterhouse, A., 2012, In : Animal Welfare. 21(S1), p. 57 - 64 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
17 Citations (Scopus)

Maintenance of body temperature in the neonatal lamb: effects of breed, birth weight, and litter size

Dwyer, CM. & Morgan, CA., 2006, In : Journal of Animal Science. 84, p. 1093 - 1101 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Citations (Scopus)

Maternal behaviour and lamb survival: from neuroendocrinology to practical application

Dwyer, CM., Jan 2014, In : Animal. 8, 1, p. 102 - 112 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Maternal behaviour in domestic sheep (Ovis aries): constancy and change with maternal experience

Dwyer, CM. & Lawrence, AB., 2000, In : Behaviour. 137, p. 1391 - 1413 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Citations (Scopus)

Muscle cellularity and postnatal growth in the pig

Dwyer, CM., Fletcher, JM. & Stickland, NC., 1993, In : Journal of Animal Science. 71, p. 3339 - 3343 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

125 Citations (Scopus)

Opinion paper: Is there a role for breeding for welfare improvement?

Turner, SP., Conington, JE. & Dwyer, CM., 2015, In : Animal. 9, 8, p. 1265 - 1267 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)