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internal PhD, WU
2018
Open Access

Relations between ovarian & embryonic traits in pigs: effects of genetic selection for litter traits at birth

Lima Alvares Da Silva, C., 2018, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 196 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access

Selective breeding on natural antibodies in chickens

Berghof, T. V. L., 2018, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 199 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
selection methods
chickens
antibodies
disease resistance
Escherichia coli
2017
Open Access
skeletal development
lighting
legs
broiler chickens
bones
Open Access
dietary energy sources
dry period (lactation)
dairy calves
dairy cows
calves

Development of pigs raised in a group housing system for lactating sows and their litters

van Nieuwamerongen, S. E., 2017, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 270 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
group housing
litters (young animals)
sows
weaning
swine
Open Access
carcass composition
broiler chickens
nutrition
diet
weight gain

Metabolic status, lactation persistency, and udder health of dairy cows after different dry period lengths

van Hoeij, R., 2017, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 285 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
dry period (lactation)
udders
dairy cows
lactation
cows
energy metabolism
nutrition
swine
acids
energy requirements
2016

Are all eggs equal? embryonic development and nutrient metabolism in chicken eggs of different origins

Nangsuay, A., 2016, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 213 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
chicken eggs
embryogenesis
egg shell
metabolism
nutrients

Assessing unconsciousness in livestock at slaughter

Verhoeven, M., 2016, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 187 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
unconsciousness
consciousness
slaughter
livestock
reflexes

Effects of early life conditions on immunity in broilers and layers

Simon, K., 2016, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 188 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
microbial colonization
immunity
broiler chickens
chickens
intestinal microorganisms

Effects of temperature and CO2 during late incubation on broiler chicken development

Maatjens, C. M., 2016, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 196 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
egg shell
broiler chickens
carbon dioxide
temperature
embryo (animal)
Open Access
dry period (lactation)
shortenings
energy balance
milk yield
dairy cows
2015

Culturing soles on ragworms: growth and feeding behaviour

Ende, S. S. W., 2015, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 128 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
feeding behavior
foraging
pond culture
Solea solea
natural foods

Linking early life conditions to osteochondrosis prevalence in gilts

de Koning, D. B., 2015, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 234 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
osteochondrosis
gilts
dietary restriction
lameness
weaning
2014
Open Access
social impact
swine
social environment
breeding methods
haptoglobins
Open Access
mouth
tail
swine
mastication
jute
Open Access
animal welfare
sows
economics
farms
swine
Open Access
swine
average daily gain
aggression
swine production
selection response

The fearful feather pecker : applying the principles to practice to prevent feather pecking in laying hens

de Haas, E. N., 2014, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 285 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
feather pecking
feathers
laying hens
fearfulness
flocks
2013

Feed intake and oxygen consumption in fish

Subramanian, S., 2013, Wageningen: Wageningen UR. 163 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
oxygen consumption
feed intake
oxygen
voluntary intake
normoxia

Fermentation in the gut to prolong satiety : exploring mechanisms by which dietary fibres affect satiety in pigs

Souza Da Silva, C., 2013, S.l.: s.n.. 268 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
satiety
dietary fiber
digestive system
resistant starch
fermentation

Immunogenetic analysis of natural antibody isotypes in laying hens

Sun, Y., 2013, S.l.: s.n.. 192 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
immunogenetics
laying hens
antibodies
feather pecking
purebreds

Molecular effects of fermentation in the gut and its relevance for metabolism and satiety

Haenen, D., 2013, S.l.: s.n.. 210 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
resistant starch
short chain fatty acids
satiety
digestive system
fermentation

Piglet birth weight and litter uniformity : importance of pre-mating nutritional and metabolic conditions

Wientjes, J. G. M., 2013, S.l.: s.n.. 238 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
litters (young animals)
birth weight
piglets
sows
insulin
2012

All in good time : dynamics of the bovine estrous cycle investigated with a mathematical model

Boer, H. M. T., 2012, S.l.: s.n.. 192 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
estrous cycle
mathematical models
cattle
ovarian cysts
dairy cows

Bruises in Chilean cattle: their characterization, occurrence and relation with pre-slaughter conditions

Strappini, A. C., 2012, S.l.: s.n.. 140 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
contusions
slaughter
cattle
slaughterhouses
animals

Effects of air quality on chicken health

Lai, T. L. H., 2012, S.l.: s.n.. 177 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
air quality
dust
chickens
broiler chickens
particle size

Effects of hatching time and hatching system on broiler chick development

van de Ven, L. J. F., 2012, S.l.: s.n.. 173 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
hatching
broiler chickens
chicks
physiology
water

Foot disorders in dairy cattle : a socio-economic approach to improve dairy cow welfare

Bruijnis, M. R. N., 2012, S.l.: s.n.. 174 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access

The second parity sow : causes and consequences of variation in reproductive performance

Hoving, L. L., 2012, S.l.: s.n.. 171 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
parity (reproduction)
sows
reproductive performance
litter size
pregnancy
2011

Adaptive capacity of rearing hens : effects of early life conditions

Walstra, I., 2011, [S.l.]: S.n.. 147 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
Eimeria
colistin
hens
serum albumin
rearing
Open Access
Ethiopia
production technology
chickens
villages
breeding

Learning how to eat like a pig: facilitating vertical information transfer to reduce weaning problems in piglets

Oostindjer, M., 2011, [S.l.]: s.n.. 233 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
information exchange
piglets
weaning
learning
swine

Post weaning altrenogest use in sows: follicle growth, endocrine profiles and subsequent fertility

van Leeuwen, J. J. J., 2011, [s.l.]: S.n.. 144 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
sows
weaning
reproductive performance
farrowing rate
estrogenic properties
2010
Open Access
nutrient utilization
egg shell
chickens
broiler chickens
embryo (animal)
Open Access
egg quality
embryogenesis
hatching
chickens
chicks

Talking tails : quantifying the development of tail biting in pigs

Zonderland, J. J., 2010, [S.l.: S.n.. 176 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
tail
swine
etiology
piglets
posture
2009

Can diet composition affect behaviour in dogs? : food for thought

Bosch, G., 2009, [S.l.: S.n.. 144 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
satiety
dogs
tryptophan
dietary fiber
diet
Open Access
immunomodulation
laying hens
diet
immunity
animal production
2008
Open Access
feather pecking
social environment
laying hens
genetic background
birds

Embryo temperature during incubation: practice and theory

Lourens, A., 2008, S.l.: S.n.. 131 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
embryo (animal)
heat production
egg shell
temperature
embryogenesis
Open Access
suckling
somatotropin
sows
estrus
pregnancy

Robustness in laying hens

Star, L., 2008, [S.l.]: S.n.. 196 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
laying hens
life events
immunocompetence
genetic background
environmental factors
2007
Open Access
early lactation
energy balance
dairy cows
metabolites
energy