The effects of four types of enrichment on feather-pecking behaviour in laying hens housed in barren environments

LM Dixon, IJH Duncan, GJ Mason

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21 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)429 - 435
Number of pages7
JournalAnimal Welfare
Volume19
Publication statusFirst published - 2010

Keywords

  • Behaviour
  • Enrichment
  • Environment
  • Feather-pecking
  • Hen
  • Laying hens

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The effects of four types of enrichment on feather-pecking behaviour in laying hens housed in barren environments. / Dixon, LM; Duncan, IJH; Mason, GJ.

In: Animal Welfare, Vol. 19, 2010, p. 429 - 435.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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