Mest- en urineergedrag van varkens : welke eisen stellen varkens aan hun toilet? = Defecation and urination behaviour of pigs : what do pigs require from their toilet?

H.J.E. van Weeghel, J.J. Zonderland, O.N.M. van Eijk, A.J.A. Aarnink

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This literature study reviews existing knowledge of the defecation and urination behaviour of pigs. Insight in this hygienic behaviour gives direct and indirect requirements for the design of a toilet for pigs.
Original languageDutch
Place of PublicationLelystad
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
Number of pages9
Publication statusPublished - 2011

Publication series

NameRapport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
ISSN (Print)1570-8616


  • pig farming
  • pigs
  • animal behaviour
  • urination
  • sanitary facilities
  • animal housing design
  • animal manures

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