Feather pecking and related behavioural characteristics in laying hens

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Wageningen University
Supervisors/Advisors
  • van Arendonk, Johan, Promotor
  • Spruijt, B.M., Promotor
  • Koene, Paul, Co-promotor
Award date7 Oct 2003
Place of Publication[S.l.]
Print ISBNs9789058088819
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Keywords

  • hens
  • poultry
  • feather pecking
  • abnormal behaviour
  • individual characteristics
  • animal behaviour
  • line differences
  • heritability
  • genetic parameters
  • animal welfare

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