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Cover for Human-animal interactions and animal productivity and welfare.

This chapter the effects of human-animal interactions on livestock's fear of humans, productivity and welfare.

Author(s)
Hemsworth, P. H.; Coleman, G. J.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936730)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Conclusion: current and future opportunities to improve human-animal interactions in livestock production.

The opportunities to improve the stockpersons' attitudes toward livestock and improve their attitudes and job motivation to subsequwntly improve human-animal interactions, animal perormance and welfare are described.

Author(s)
Hemsworth, P. H.; Coleman, G. J.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936730)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for A model of stockperson-animal interactions and their implications for livestock.

This chapter presents a model of human-animal interactions in livestock production based on the factors involved in the relationship between stockperson and farm animal variables, including the influence of stockperson attitudes on his/her behaviour and of stockperson behaviour on animal behaviour...

Author(s)
Hemsworth, P. H.; Coleman, G. J.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936730)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Attitudes of stockpeople.

The human characteristics that determine stockperson behaviour, the use of a theoretical framework to consider the development and maintenance of attitudes and how these attitudes can be used to predict human behaviour are discussed.

Author(s)
Hemsworth, P. H.; Coleman, G. J.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936730)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Farm animal welfare: assessment, issues and implications.

A detailed discussion of farm animal welfare is presented, including definitions, assessment and implications for the animal.

Author(s)
Hemsworth, P. H.; Coleman, G. J.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936730)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Human-livestock interactions: The stockperson and the productivity and welfare of intensively farmed animals.

The second edition of this book contains chapters that discuss the role of the stockperson in animal welfare, including attitudes, human-animal interactions, human and animal behaviour and improvement of human-animal interactions in animal production. This book is intended for those with an...

Author(s)
Hemsworth, P. H.; Coleman, G. J.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936730)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Changing stockperson attitudes and behaviour.

The principles underlying stockperson attitude and behavioural change and the results of research on the effects of behaviour modification/change on livestock production and welfare are presented.

Author(s)
Hemsworth, P. H.; Coleman, G. J.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936730)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Stockperson behaviour and animal behaviour.

This chapter discusses the way the attitudes and behaviour of stockpersons develop and how these affect the productivity, behaviour and welfare of farm animals.

Author(s)
Hemsworth, P. H.; Coleman, G. J.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936730)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction: the stockperson as a professional - skills, knowledge and status.

This chapter provides an introduction of the concepts discussed in this book by defining the skills, attitudes, characteristics, job performance and role of stockpersons and how these affect their interactions with, and subsequently the behaviour and welfare of, domestic animals.

Author(s)
Hemsworth, P. H.; Coleman, G. J.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936730)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Human contact.

Human-animal relationships are viewed in various ways, but from an ethological perspective they can be conceptualized in terms of inter-individual relationships. This chapter will review the influence of human contact on the welfare of domestic (farm and companion) animals and zoo animals. The...

Author(s)
Hemsworth, P. H.; Sherwen, S. L.; Coleman, G. J.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390202)
Type
Book chapter