Victoria Sandilands

Dr

  • Auchincruive Estate, SAC Consulting, JF Niven Building

    KA6 5HW Ayr

    United Kingdom

20012020

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Research Output

2020

Keel bone fractures induce a depressive-like state in laying hens

Armstrong, E., Rufener, C., Toscano, M., Eastham, J., Guy, J., Sandilands, V., Boswell, T. & Smulders, T., 20 Feb 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 3007.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Spectral entropy of early-life distress calls as an iceberg indicator of chicken welfare

Herborn, K., McElligott, A., Mitchell, MA., Sandilands, V., Bradshaw, B. & Asher, L., 24 Jun 2020, In : Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 17, 167, 20200086.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2019

Unpredictable chronic mild stress suppresses the incorporation of new neurons at the caudal pole of the chicken hippocampal formation

Gualtieri, F., Armstrong, E., Longmoor, G., D'Eath, RB., Sandilands, V., Boswell, T. & Smulders, T., 9 May 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 7129.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
10 Downloads (Pure)

Welfare assessment of novel on-farm killing methods for poultry

Martin, J. E., Sandilands, V., Sparrey, J., Baker, L., Dixon, L. M. & McKeegan, D. E. F., 22 Feb 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 2, e0212872.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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4 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Lessons learned from teaching multiple Massive Open Online Courses in veterinary education

MacKay, JRD., Paterson, J., Sandilands, V., Waran, NK., Lancaster, B. & Hughes, K., 10 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Perspectives in Applied Academic Practice. 6, 2, p. 22 - 40 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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22 Downloads (Pure)

On farm evaluation of a novel mechanical cervical dislocation device for poultry

Martin, JE., Sandilands, V., Sparrey, J., Baker, L. & McKeegan, DEF., 10 Jan 2018, In : Animals. 8, 1, 15 p., 10.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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7 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Reliably colonising broiler chickens with Campylobacter spp. using a litter-based method

Sandilands, V., Whyte, F., Williams, LK., Wilkinson, TS., Sparks, NHC. & Humphrey, TJ., 21 Sep 2018, In : British Poultry Science. 59, 6, p. 698 - 702 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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20 Downloads (Pure)

Welfare risks of repeated application of on-farm killing methods for poultry

Martin, JE., Sandercock, DA., Sandilands, V., Sparrey, J., Baker, L., Sparks, NHC. & McKeegan, DEF., 15 Mar 2018, In : Animals. 8, 3, p. 39 - 52 14 p., 39.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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5 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Evaluation of the potential killing performance of novel percussive and cervical dislocation tools in chicken cadavers

Martin, JE., McKeegan, DEF., Sparrey, J. & Sandilands, V., 15 Mar 2017, In : British Poultry Science. 58, 3, p. 216 - 223 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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8 Citations (Scopus)
20 Downloads (Pure)

Opportunities for exercise during pullet rearing, Part I: Effect on the musculoskeletal characteristics of pullets

Casey-Trott, TM., Korver, DR., Guerin, MT., Sandilands, V., Torrey, S. & Widowski, TM., 31 Mar 2017, In : Poultry Science. 96, 8, p. 2509 - 2517 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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16 Citations (Scopus)
18 Downloads (Pure)

Opportunities for exercise during pullet rearing, Part II: Long-term effects on bone characteristics of adult laying hens at the end-of-lay

Casey-Trott, TM., Korver, DR., Guerin, MT., Sandilands, V., Torrey, S. & Widowski, TM., 31 Mar 2017, In : Poultry Science. 96, 8, p. 2518 - 2527 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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12 Citations (Scopus)
14 Downloads (Pure)

Pancreatic PYY but not PPY expression is responsive to short-term nutritional state and the pancreas constitutes the major site of PYY mRNA expression in chickens

Reid, AMA., Wilson, PW., Caughey, SD., Dixon, LM., D'Eath, RB., Sandilands, V., Boswell, T. & Dunn, IC., 8 Jul 2017, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 252, p. 226 - 235 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Quantifying the effects of cuttlebones and an abrasive beak blunting object on beak shape and pecking force in two breeds of laying hens

Morrissey, KLH., Widowski, TM., Brocklehurst, S. & Sandilands, V., Apr 2017, p. 21 - 22. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Rearing system affects prevalence of keel-bone damage in laying hens: a longitudinal study of four consecutive flocks

Casey-Trott, TM., Guerin, MT., Sandilands, V., Torrey, S. & Widowski, TM., 21 Mar 2017, In : Poultry Science. 96, 7, p. 2029 - 2039 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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23 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Can non-beak treated hens be kept in commercial furnished cages? Exploring the effects of strain and extra environmental enrichment on behaviour, feather cover and mortality

Morrissey, KLH., Brocklehurst, S., Baker, L., Widowski, TM. & Sandilands, V., 25 Feb 2016, In : Animals. 6, 3, p. 1 - 17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Comparison of novel mechanical cervical dislocation and a modified captive bolt for on-farm killing of poultry on behavioural reflex responses and anatomical pathology

Martin, JE., McKeegan, DEF., Sparrey, J. & Sandilands, V., 1 May 2016, In : Animal Welfare. 25, 2, p. 227 - 241 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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15 Citations (Scopus)
48 Downloads (Pure)

Pioneers of applied ethology

Newberry, RC. & Sandilands, V., 2016, Animals and Us: 50 Years and More of Applied Ethology. Brown, J., Seddon, Y. & Appleby, M. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 51-76 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
2015

An ethological approach to determining housing requirements of gamebirds in raised laying units

Matheson, SM., Donbavand, JE., Sandilands, V., Pennycott, T. & Turner, SP., 2015, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 165, p. 17 - 24 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Citations (Scopus)

Causes of keel bone damage and their solutions in laying hens

Harlander-Matauschek, A., Rodenburg, TB., Sandilands, V., Tobalske, BW. & Toscano, MJ., Sep 2015, In : World's Poultry Science Journal. 71, 3, p. 461 - 472 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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

Feed-restricted broiler breeders: state-dependent learning as a novel welfare assessment tool to evaluate their hunger state?

Buckley, LA., Sandilands, V., Hocking, PM., Tolkamp, BJ. & D'Eath, RB., 2015, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 165, p. 124 - 132 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Avian reflex and electroencephalogram responses in different states of consciousness

Sandercock, DA., Auckburally, A., Flaherty, D., Sandilands, V. & McKeegan, DEF., 2014, In : Physiology and Behavior. 133, p. 252 - 259 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Current and novel methods for killing poultry individually on-farm

Sparrey, J., Sandercock, DA., Sparks, NHC. & Sandilands, V., 2014, In : World's Poultry Science Journal. 70, 4, p. 737 - 758 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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16 Citations (Scopus)
14 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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12 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of dietary alterations during rearing on growth, productivity and behaviour in broiler breeder females

Morrissey, KLH., Widowski, T., Leeson, S., Sandilands, V., Arnone, A. & Torrey, S., 2014, In : Poultry Science. 93, 2, p. 285 - 295 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Conditioned place preference or aversion as animal welfare assessment tools: limitations in their application

Dixon, LM., Sandilands, V., Bateson, M., Brocklehurst, S., Tolkamp, BJ. & D'Eath, RB., Sep 2013, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 148, 1-2, p. 164 - 176 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Hypothalamic agouti-related protein expression is altered by both acute and chronic experience of food restriction and re-feeding in chickens

Dunn, IC., Wilson, PW., Smulders, TV., Sandilands, V., D'Eath, RB. & Boswell, T., Oct 2013, In : Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 25, 10, p. 920 - 928 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal nociception as a measure of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug effectiveness in broiler chickens with articular pain

Caplen, G., Baker, L., Hothersall, B., McKeegan, DEF., Sandilands, V., Sparks, NHC., Waterman-Pearson, AE. & Murrell, JC., Dec 2013, In : Veterinary Journal. 198, 3, p. 616 - 619 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
14 Citations (Scopus)
2012

The use of conditioned place preference to determine broiler preferences for quantitative or qualitative dietary restriction

Buckley, LA., Sandilands, V., Hocking, PM., Tolkamp, BJ. & D'Eath, RB., 2012, In : British Poultry Science. 53(3), p. 291 - 306 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Assessing leg health in chickens using a force plate and gait scoring: how many birds is enough?

Sandilands, V., Brocklehurst, S., Sparks, NHC., Baker, L., McGovern, R., Thorp, B. & Pearson, D., 2011, In : Veterinary Record. 168, p. 77 - 82 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Aversion of chickens to various lethal gas mixtures

Sandilands, V., Raj, ABM., Baker, L. & Sparks, NHC., 2011, In : Animal Welfare. 20, 2, p. 253 - 262 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
9 Citations (Scopus)

Physiological responses of laying hens during wholehouse killing with carbon dioxide

McKeegan, DEF., Sparks, NHC., Sandilands, V., Demmers, TGM., Boulcott, P. & Wathes, CM., 2011, In : British Poultry Science. p. 645 - 657 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physiological responses of laying hens during whole-house killing with carbon dioxide.

McKeegan, DE., Sparks, NH., Sandilands, V., Demmers, TG., Boulcott, P. & Wathes, CM., 2011, In : British Poultry Science. 52, 6, p. 645-657

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)

Quantifying hungry broiler breeder dietary preferences using a closed economy T-maze task

Buckley, LA., Sandilands, V., Tolkamp, BJ. & D'Eath, RB., 2011, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 133, p. 216 - 227 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

The pros and cons of various on-farm culling techniques

Sandercock, DA., Sandilands, V., McKeegan, D. EF., Sparrey, J. & Sparks, NHC., 2011. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Too hungry to learn? Hungry broiler breeders fail to learn a Y-maze food quantity discrimination task

Buckley, LA., McMillan, LM., Sandilands, V., Tolkamp, BJ., Hocking, PM. & D'Eath, RB., 2011, In : Animal Welfare. 20, p. 469 - 481 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Use of liquid carbon dioxide for whole house gassing of poultry and welfare implications for the birds

Sparks, NHC., Sandilands, V., Raj, ABM., Turney, E., Pennycott, T. & Voas, A., 2010, In : Veterinary Record. 167, p. 403 - 407 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

Providing laying hens with perches: fulfilling behavioural needs butcausing injury?

Sandilands, V., Moinard, C. & Sparks, NHC., 2009, In : British Poultry Science. 50(4), p. 395 - 406 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Citations (Scopus)

Qualitative Behaviour Assessment

Wemelsfelder, F., Knierim, U., Schulze Westerath, H., Lentfer, T., Staack, M. & Sandilands, V., Sep 2009, Assessment of Animal Welfare Measures for Layers and Broilers. Forkman, B. & Keeling, L. (eds.). Cardiff University: Welfare Quality Reports, Vol. 9. p. 113-119

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2008

Bringing the issue of animal welfare to the public: a biography of Ruth Harrison (1920-2000)

Van de Weerd, HA. & Sandilands, V., 2008, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 113, p. 404 - 410 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Socio-economic drivers for UK organic pullet rearers and the implications for poultry health

Sparks, NHC., Conroy, MA. & Sandilands, V., 2008, In : British Poultry Science. 49, p. 525 - 532 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of organic diets on the performance of pullets maintained under semi-organic conditions

Acamovic, T., Sandilands, V., Kyriazakis, I. & Sparks, NHC., 2008, In : Animal. 2, p. 117 - 124 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Public attitudes to the welfare of broiler chickens

Hall, C. & Sandilands, V., 2007, In : Animal Welfare. 16, p. 499 - 512 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Behavioural responses to different floor space allowances in small groups of laying hens

Savory, CJ., Jack, MC. & Sandilands, V., 2006, In : British Poultry Science. 47, p. 12 - 124 113 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
46 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Behaviour of food restricted broilers during rearing and lay-effects of an alternative feeding method

Sandilands, V., Tolkamp, BJ. & Kyriazakis, I., 2005, In : Physiology and Behaviour. 85, p. 115 - 123 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of qualitative feed restriction during rearing on the performance of broiler breeders during rearing and lay

Tolkamp, BJ., Sandilands, V. & Kyriazakis, I., 2005, In : Poultry Science. 84, p. 1286 - 1293 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)
2004

Preen gland function in layer fowls: factors affecting morphology and feather lipid levels

Sandilands, V., Savory, J. & Powell, K., 2004, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. 137, p. 217 - 225 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Preen gland function in layer fowls: factors affecting preen oil fatty acid composition

Sandilands, V., Powell, K., Keeling, L. & Savory, J., 2004, In : British Poultry Science. 45, p. 109 - 115 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)
2002

The ontogeny of behaviour in intact and beak trimmed layer pullets, with special reference to preening

Sandilands, V. & Savory, CJ., 2002, In : British Poultry Science. 43, p. 182 - 189 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Effects of space allowance during transport and duration of mid-journey lairage period on the physiological, behavioural and immunological responses of young calves during and after transport

Grigor, PN., Cockram, MS., Steele, WB., Le Sueur, CJ., Forsyth, RE., Guthrie, JA., Johnson, AK., Sandilands, V., Reid, HW., Sinclair, C. & Brown, HK., 2001, In : Animal Science. 73, p. 341 - 360 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle