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2019

Statistical methods for plant breeding

Mackay, IM., Piepho, H-P. & Garcia, A., 2019, Handbook of Statistical Genetics. Balding, D., Moltka, I. & Marioni, J. (eds.). 4 ed. Wiley, p. 501-530 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

plant breeding
statistical analysis
animal breeding
animals
genotype
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STOC free: An innovative framework to compare probability of freedom from infection in heterogeneous control programmes

van Roon, A. M., Santman-Berends, I. M. G. A., Graham, D., More, S. J., Nielen, M., Madouasse, A., Mercat, M., Fourichon, C., Gethmann, J., Frössling, J., Lindberg, A., Correia-Gomes, C., Gunn, GJ., Sauter-Louis, C., Henry, MK., van Duijn, L. & van Schaik, G., 26 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6, 133.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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disease control programs
Bovine viral diarrhea virus
disease control
risk estimate
biosecurity
1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Streptococcus canis are a single population infecting multiple animal hosts despite the diversity of the universally present M-like protein SCM

Pinho, M. D., Foster, G., Pomba, C., Machado, M. P., Baily, JL., Kuiken, T., Melo-Cristino, J. & Ramirez, M., 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, 10 p., 631.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Streptococcus canis
animals
proteins
genes
virulence
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Sulfate and hydroxychloride trace minerals in poultry diets - comparative effects on egg production and quality in laying hens, and growth performance and oxidative stress response in broilers

Olukosi, O. A., Van Kuijk, S. J. A. & Han, Y., 1 Oct 2019, In : Poultry Science. 98, 10, p. 4961-4971 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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egg quality
laying hens
egg production
trace elements
growth performance

SusSheP - sustainable sheep production in Europe

Morgan-Davies, C., Kyle, J. K., Creighton, P., Boman, I. A., Lambe, NR., McLaren, A., Wishart, HM., Krogenaes, A., Wall, E., Pabiou, T., Diskin, M., Meade, KG., McHugh, N., Parreno, L., Druart, X. & Fair, S., 2019, Book of Abstracts of the 70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. S. C. (ed.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 25. p. 352 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

ewes
artificial insemination
sheep
labor
Ireland
7 Citations (Scopus)

Sustainability of feeding plant by-products: a review of the implications for ruminant meat production

Salami, S. A., Luciano, G., O'Grady, M. N., Biondi, L., Newbold, C. J., Kerry, J. P. & Priolo, A., May 2019, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 251, p. 37-55 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

meat production
byproducts
ruminants
environmental sustainability
livestock production
1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Sustainable Diets in the UK—Developing a Systematic Framework to Assess the Environmental Impact, Cost and Nutritional Quality of Household Food Purchases

Wrieden, W., Halligan, J., Goffe, L., Barton, K. & Leinonen, I., 2019, In : Sustainability. 11, 18, 4974.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Nutrition
Environmental impact
purchase
environmental impact
diet

Syndromic surveillance by veterinary practitioners: a pilot study in the pig sector

Correia-Gomes, C., Henry, MK., Williamson, S., Irvine, R. M., Gunn, GJ., Woolfenden, N., White, M. EC. & Tongue, SC., May 2019, In : Veterinary Record. 184, 18, 556.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

veterinarians
swine
animal health
monitoring
industry

The behavior of dairy cattle in late gestation: effects of parity and dystocia

Barraclough, R., Shaw, D., Boyce, R., Haskell, MJ. & Macrae, A., 16 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Dairy Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dystocia
dystocia
parity (reproduction)
Parity
dairy cattle
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Prebiotics
nutrient utilization
Hordeum
prebiotics
Oligosaccharides

The effect of LPS and ketoprofen on social behaviour and brain physiology in group housed pigs

Veit, C., Janczak, A., Ranheim, B., Valros, A., Sandercock, DA. & Nordgreen, J., 15 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

ketoprofen
social behavior
lipopolysaccharides
physiology
brain

The effect of straw, rope, and Bite-Rite treatment in weaner pens with a tail biting outbreak

Lahrmann, H., Faustrup, J., Hansen, C., D'Eath, RB., Nielsen, J. & Forkman, B., 17 Jun 2019, In : Animals. 9, 6, 365.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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ropes
Bites and Stings
weanlings
Disease Outbreaks
Tail
Open Access
Scotland
Ownership
2 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of training population design on genomic prediction accuracy in wheat

Edwards, S., Buntjer, J., Jackson, R., Bentley, A., Lage, J., Byrne, E., Burt, C., Jack, P., Berry, S., Flatman, E., Poupard, B., Smith, S., Hayes, C., Gaynor, C., Gorjanc, G., Howell, P., Ober, E., Mackay, I. & Hickey, J., Jul 2019, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 132, 7, p. 1943–1952 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Livestock
Triticum
Breeding
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Genotype

The ENHANCED MAGNAPORTHE RESISTANCE 1 locus affects Ramularia leaf spot development in barley

McGrann, G. R. D., Miller, S. & Havis, N. D., 14 Nov 2019, In : European Journal of Plant Pathology. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Magnaporthe
leaf spot
Ramularia
Cygnus
barley
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The genetic architecture of bovine telomere length in early-life and association with animal fitness

Ilska-Warner, JJ., Psifidi, A., Seeker, LA., Wilbourn, R. V., Underwood, S. L., Fairlie, J., Whitelaw, B., Nussey, D. H., Coffey, MP. & Banos, G., 25 Oct 2019, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 10, 1048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Telomere
Biomarkers
Domestic Animals
Survival
Health
4 Citations (Scopus)

The genetic architecture of teosinte catalyzed and constrained maize domestication

Yang, C. J., Samayoa, L. F., Bradbury, P. J., Olukolu, B. A., Xue, W., York, A. M., Tuholski, M. R., Wang, W., Daskalska, L. L., Neumeyer, M. A., Sanchez-Gonzalez, J. D. J., Romay, M. C., Glaubitz, J. C., Sun, Q., Buckler, E. S., Holland, J. B. & Doebley, J. F., 19 Mar 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116, 12, p. 5643-5652 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Zea
domestication
corn
genetic variance
landraces

The genetics of tooth loss and longevity in Scottish Blackface hill ewes

McLaren, A., Conington, JE., Boman, I. A., Pabiou, T., McHugh, N., Waterhouse, A. & Lambe, NR., 10 Apr 2019, Animal Science Fit for the Future - Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science. 1 ed. Edinburgh: Cambridge University Press, Vol. 10. p. 124 1 p. 124

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

The highly divergent Jekyll genes, required for sexual reproduction, are lineage specific for the related grass tribes Triticeae and Bromeae

Radchuk, V., Sharma, R., Potokina, E., Radchuk, R., Weier, D., Munz, E., Schreiber, M., Mascher, M., Stein, N., Wicker, T., Kilian, B. & Borisjuk, L., 1 Jun 2019, In : Plant Journal. 98, 6, p. 961-974 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Poaceae
sexual reproduction
Reproduction
Hordeum
grasses
2 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of fungicide treatment and Integrated Pest Management on barley yields: analysis of a long term field trials database

Stetkiewicz, S., Burnett, FJ., Ennos, RA. & Topp, CFE., 1 Apr 2019, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 105, p. 111-118 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

integrated pest management
fungicides
field experimentation
barley
disease severity
1 Citation (Scopus)

The nature and psychological impact of child/adolescent attachment to dogs compared with other companion animals

Muldoon, JC., Williams, JM., Lawrence, AB. & Currie, C., 4 Jan 2019, In : Society and Animals. 27, 1, p. 55-74 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

animal
well-being
adolescent
reciprocity
adolescence

The quality of barley husk-caryopsis adhesion is not correlated with caryopsis cuticle permeability

Brennan, M., Paterson, L., Baharudin, A. A. A., Stanisz-Migal, M. & Hoebe, PN., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Plant Physiology. 243, 153054.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hordeum
hulls
adhesion
Permeability
permeability

The Risk of Foot and Mouth Disease Transmission Posed by Public Access to the Countryside During an Outbreak

Auty, H., Mellor, D., Gunn, G. & Boden, L. A., 5 Nov 2019, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6, 381.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Foot-and-Mouth Disease
foot-and-mouth disease
disease transmission
Disease Outbreaks
fomites
2 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

The role of genetics in mainstreaming the production of new and orphan crops to diversify food systems and support human nutrition

Dawson, IK., Powell, W., Hendre, P., Bancic, JB., Hickey, JM., Kindt, R., Hoad, SP., Hale, I. & Jamnadass, R., Oct 2019, In : New Phytologist. 224, 1, p. 37-54 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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Orphaned Children
human nutrition
Food
crops
Gene Pool
3 Citations (Scopus)

The sensitivity of soil organic carbon pools to land management varies depending on former tillage practices

Miller, G., Rees, RM., Griffiths, BS., Ball, BC. & Cloy, JM., 1 Jun 2019, In : Soil and Tillage Research. 189, p. 236-242 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

land management
tillage
organic carbon
soil
particulate organic matter
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The value of Sentinel-2 spectral bands for the assessment of winter wheat growth and development

Revill, A., Florence, A., MacArthur, A., Hoad, SP., Rees, RM. & Williams, M., 31 Aug 2019, In : Remote Sensing. 11, 17, 19 p., 2050.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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growth and development
chlorophyll
wheat
leaf area index
winter

To what extent is climate change adaptation a novel challenge for agricultural modellers?

Kipling, R. P., Topp, CFE., Bannink, A., Bartley, D. J., Blanco-Penedo, I., Cortignani, R., del Prado, A., Dono, G., Faverdin, P., Graux, I., Hutchings, NJ., Lauwers, L., Gulzari, Ş. Ö., Reidsma, P., Rolinski, S., Ruiz-Ramos, M., Sandars, D. L., Sándor, R., Schönhart, M., Seddaiu, G. & 4 others, Van Middelkoop, J., Shrestha, S., Weindl, I. & Eory, V., Oct 2019, In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 120, 21 p., 104492.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Climate change
agricultural modeling
Triangulation
Risk assessment
Agriculture
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Transcriptomics analysis of porcine caudal dorsal root ganglia in tail amputated pigs shows long-term effects on many pain-associated genes

Sandercock, DA., Barnett, M., Coe, J., Downing, A., Nirmal, A., Di Giminiani, P., Edwards, S. & Freeman, T., 18 Sep 2019, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6, 27 p., 314.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Spinal Ganglia
transcriptomics
long term effects
Tail
pain

Treatment of organic resources before soil incorporation in semi-arid regions improves resilience to El Niño, and increases crop production and economic returns

Smith, J., Nayak, D., Albanito, F., Balana, B., Black, H., Boke, S., Brand, A., Byg, A., Dinato, M., Habte, M., Hallett, P., Lemma Argaw, T., Mekuria, W., Moges, A., Muluneh, A., Novo, P., Rivington, M., Tefera, T., Vanni, M., Yakob, G. & 1 others, Phimster, E., 26 Jul 2019, In : Environmental Research Letters. 14, 8, 085004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Arid regions
semiarid region
crop production
Crops
manure
1 Citation (Scopus)

Understanding farmers’ intentions to follow a nutrient management plan using the theory of planned behaviour

Daxini, AD., Ryan, M., O'Donoghue, C. & Barnes, AP., Jun 2019, In : Land Use Policy. 85, p. 428-437 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nutrient management
farmer
farmers
nutrient
management

Understanding farmer uptake of measures that support biodiversity and ecosystem services in the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)

Brown, C., Kovacs, E., Zinngrebe, Y., Albizua, A., Galanaki, A., Grammatikopoulou, I., Herzon, I., Marquardt, D., McCracken, DI., Olsson, J. & Villamayor-Tomas, S., 3 Jul 2019, Wallingford, UK: EKLIPSE Expert Working Group. Centre for Ecology & Hydrology. 60 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
Common Agricultural Policy
ecosystem service
biodiversity
European Union
food

Understanding public views on a dam construction boom: the role of values

Schulz, C., Martin-Ortega, J. & Glenk, K., 27 Nov 2019, In : Water Resources Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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dam construction
Dams
dam
small scale hydropower
inland fishery

Understanding uncertainty in the carbon footprint of beef production

Sykes, AS., Rees, RM. & Topp, CFE., 10 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 234, p. 423-435 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon footprint
Beef
carbon footprint
greenhouse gas
Greenhouse gases

Uninsured by choice? A choice experiment on long term care insurance

Akaichi, F., Costa-Font, J. & Frank, R., 29 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long-term care insurance
Insurance
Choice experiment
Willingness-to-pay
Insurance premium
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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

Open Access
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Chickens
Hippocampus
Neurons
Neurogenesis
Pituitary Gland
2 Citations (Scopus)

Use of Raman microspectroscopy to predict malting barley husk adhesion quality

Brennan, M., McDonald, A. & Topp, CFE., 19 Jun 2019, In : Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 139, p. 587-590 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

malting barley
hulls
adhesion
Raman spectroscopy
fruits
38 Downloads (Pure)

Using 3D imaging and machine learning to predict liveweight and carcass characteristics of live finishing beef cattle

Miller, G. A., Hyslop, JJ., Barclay, D., Edwards, A., Thompson, W. & Duthie, C-A., 1 May 2019, In : Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems. 3, 30.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
artificial intelligence
carcass characteristics
beef cattle
finishing
image analysis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Using a typology to understand farmers' intentions towards following a nutrient management plan

Daxini, AD., Ryan, M., O'Donoghue, C., Barnes, AP. & Buckley, C., Jul 2019, In : Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 146, p. 280-290 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nutrient management
farmers
Ireland
income
agricultural policy
1 Downloads (Pure)

Using citizen science to improve the knowledge of tick distribution in Scotland

Ribeiro, R., Eze, JI., Gunn, GJ., Gilbert, L., Macrae, A., Duncan, A., Reeves, A. & Auty, HK., 3 Oct 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
File
Scotland
Ticks
citizen
science
website

Using experimental data to evaluate the effectiveness of tail biting outbreak intervention protocol

Chou, J-Y., O'Driscoll, K., D'Eath, R. B., Sandercock, DA. & Camerlink, I., 15 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

1 Downloads (Pure)

Using imperfect data in predictive mapping of vectors: a regional example of Ixodes ricinus distribution

Ribeiro, R., Eze, JI., Gilbert, L., Wint, G. R. W., Gunn, GJ., Macrae, A., Medlock, J. M. & Auty, HK., 14 Nov 2019, In : Parasites and Vectors. 12, 13 p., 536.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Ixodes
Uncertainty
Ticks
Decision Making
Deer

Using Qualitative Behaviour Assessment to investigate human-animal relationships in zoo-housed giraffes (Giraffa camelopardalis)

Patel, F., Wemelsfelder, F. & Ward, S., 21 Jun 2019, In : Animals. 9, 6, 381.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Giraffa camelopardalis
human-animal relations
zoos
Surgical Instruments
animals

Variation in individual feed intake profiles recorded in group-housed lambs

Wishart, HM. & Lambe, NR., 9 Apr 2019, Advances in Animal Biosciences: Animal Science Fit for the Future. 1 ed. Cambridge University Press, Vol. 10. p. 21 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

lambs
feed intake
sheep
feed conversion
ear tags
2 Downloads (Pure)

Variation in light interception traits in European spring barley landraces

Florence, A., Ennos, RA., Hoad, SP. & Hoebe, PN., 1 Sep 2019, In : Field Crops Research. 241, 107549.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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spring barley
interception
barley
landraces
genetic variation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Weakened growth of cropland N2O emissions in China associated with nationwide policy interventions

Shang, Z., Zhou, F., Smith, P., Saikawa, E., Ciais, P., Chang, J., Tian, H., Del Grosso, S., Ito, A., Chen, M., Wang, Q., Bo, Y., Cui, X., Castaldi, S., Juszczak, R., Kasimir, A., Magliulo, V., Medinets, S., Medinets, V., Rees, RM. & 2 others, Wohlfahrt, G. & Sebbatini, S., Nov 2019, In : Global Change Biology. 25, 11, p. 3706-3719 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fertilizers
Soil testing
Nitrous Oxide
Irrigation
Agglomeration
2 Citations (Scopus)
3 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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Poultry
Birds
Armadillos
Electroencephalography
Equipment and Supplies
4 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

What agricultural practices are most likely to deliver "sustainable intensification" in the UK?

Dicks, LV., Rose, DC., Ang, F., Aston, S., Birch, ANE., Boatman, N., Bowles, EL., Chadwick, D., Dinsdale, A., Durham, S., Elliott, J., Firbank, L., Humphreys, S., Jarvis, P., Jones, D., Kindred, D., Knight, SM., Lee, MRF., Leifert, C., Lobley, M. & 20 others, Matthews, K., Midmer, A., Moore, M., Morris, C., Mortimer, S., Murray, TC., Norman, K., Ramsden, S., Roberts, DJ., Smith, LG., Soffe, R., Stoate, C., Taylor, B., Tinker, D., Topliff, M., Wallace, J., Williams, P., Wilson, P., Winter, M. & Sutherland, WJ., Feb 2019, In : Food and Energy Security. 8, 1, e00148.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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farms
sustainable agricultural intensification
business organization
farming systems
business planning
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Open Access
File
Livestock
interviews
livestock
Interviews
farmers
1 Citation (Scopus)

What can cetacean stranding records tell us? A study of UK and Irish cetacean diversity over the past 100 years

Coombs, E. J., Deaville, R., Sabin, R. C., Allan, L., O'Connell, M., Berrow, S., Smith, B., Brownlow, A., Doeschate, M. T., Penrose, R., Williams, R., Perkins, M. W., Jepson, P. D. & Cooper, N., 14 Oct 2019, In : Marine Mammal Science. 35, 4, p. 1527-1555 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stranding
cetacean
Phocoenidae
bycatch
dolphins
1 Citation (Scopus)

What is so positive about positive animal welfare? A critical review of the literature

Lawrence, AB., Vigors, B. & Sandoe, P., 11 Oct 2019, In : Animals. 9, 10, 19 p., 783.

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

Open Access
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Animal Welfare
animal welfare
emotions
Emotions
Research