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Cover for Introduction.

This chapter discusses the concept and evolution of animal welfare attitudes and regulations.

Author(s)
Butterworth, A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Habitat loss: changing how animals think?

This chapter describes the negative effects of human-related habitat loss on wild animal behaviour and ecology.

Author(s)
Paquet, P. C.; Alexander, S. M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The fence - the welfare implications of the loss of the true wild.

This describes some of the impacts of fencing on the behaviour, ecology and welfare of wild animals.

Author(s)
Hart, A. G.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Carry on carrion: the fall of the scavenger.

This chapter describes how changes in human activities have contributed to the decrease in vultures and how conservation efforts are being made to increase populations.

Author(s)
Panagiotopoulou, M.; Azmanis, P.; Tsiakiris, R.; Stara, K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Better to have lived and lost - the concept of a life worth living.

This chapter describes out the key features of the "life worth living" concept as they have been recently discussed in the academic literature. It suggests how they might be applied in farm, companion, laboratory and wild animals; considers possible ethical principles involved; ways to evaluate...

Author(s)
Yeates, J.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Anthropomorphism: faulty thinking or useful tool?

This chapter defines the concept of anthropomorphism in domestic and wild animals.

Author(s)
Foster, C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Speciesism.

The concept and welfare implications of speciesism, where humans regard or value some species of animals differently from other species, is described.

Author(s)
Bruers, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Animal watching in tourism.

This chapter discussed the classifications of wildlife tourism which includes first, the fully natural settings, such as wilderness, jungles, or deserts, which are unframed, and in which animals are in no way restrained; second, the semi-natural settings, such as national parks and wildlife...

Author(s)
Glass, T.; Fennell, D. A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Wildlife in the city: human drivers and human consequences.

The urban development process results in the removal, alteration and fragmentation of natural vegetation and environmental features, which have negatively impacted many wildlife species. With the loss of large tracts of intact wildlands (e.g. forests, deserts and grasslands), and the demise of...

Author(s)
Lerman, S. B.; Narango, D. L.; Andrade, R.; Warren, P. S.; Grade, A. M.; Straley, K.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242607)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Raptor medicine, surgery, and rehabilitation.

This book contains 17 illustrated chapters and 9 appendices that describe the handling and physical examination, anatomy and physiology, the different species, therapy, ophthalmology, infectious and non-infectious diseases, anaesthesia, surgery, endocscopy and diagnosis, hand rearing of young...

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789246100)
Type
Book

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