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1. Agriculture, forestry and fisheries management.

This chapter consists of questions about ecological aspects of agriculture, forestry and fisheries management, including game ranching and whaling. The questions are arranged by topic and divided into three levels: foundation, intermediate and advanced.

Author(s) : Rees, P. A.

Book chapter : Key questions in applied ecology and conservation: a study and revision guide 2021 pp.73-89 ref.11

2. Use of DNA barcoding combined with PCR-SFLP to authenticate species in bison meat products.

American bison (Bison bison) meat is susceptible to species mislabeling due to its high value and similar appearance to meat from domestic cattle (Bos taurus). DNA barcoding is commonly used to identify animal species. However, as a result of the historical hybridization of American bison and...

Author(s) : Scales, Z. M.; Narbay, E.; Hellberg, R. S.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Foods 2021 Vol.10 No.2 ref.29

3. Explaining support for mandatory versus voluntary conservation actions among waterfowlers.

Personal conservation behavior and compliance with natural resource regulations are important to wildlife conservation. We examined how waterfowl-hunting involvement, motivations, satisfaction, and experience, along with institutional trust and demographics, correlated with support for waterfowl...

Author(s) : Schroeder, S.; Cornicelli, L.; Fulton, D. C.; Landon, A. C.; McInenly, L.; Cordts, S. D.

Publisher : Routledge, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Human Dimensions of Wildlife 2021 Vol.26 No.4 pp.337-355 ref.49

4. Novel genome reveals susceptibility of popular gamebird, the red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa, Phasianidae), to climate change.

We produced a high-quality de novo genome assembly of the red-legged partridge A. rufa, the first reference genome of its genus, by utilising novel 10× Chromium technology. The estimated genome size was 1.19 Gb with an overall genome heterozygosity of 0.0022; no runs of homozygosity were observed....

Author(s) : Balaji Chattopadhyay; Forcina, G.; Garg, K. M.; Irestedt, M.; Guerrini, M.; Barbanera, F.; Rheindt, F. E.

Publisher : Elsevier Science, San Diego, USA

Journal article : Genomics (San Diego) 2021 Vol.113 No.5 pp.3430-3438 ref.137

5. Sensory characteristics of male impala (Aepyceros melampus) meat, produced under varying production systems and nutrition.

The objective of this study was to determine the influence of three production systems (intensive, semi-extensive and extensive) with differing nutrition on the descriptive sensory and fatty acid profiles of sub-adult (±15-18 months old) male impala longissimus thoracis et lumborum (LTL) muscles....

Author(s) : Needham, T.; Engels, R. A.; Hoffman, L. C.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Foods 2021 Vol.10 No.3 ref.46

6. Challenges and opportunities for the veterinary pathologist in biomedical research.

Animal models have critical roles in biomedical research in promoting understanding of human disease and facilitating development of new therapies and diagnostic techniques to improve human and animal health. In the study of myriad human conditions, each model requires in-depth characterization of...

Author(s) : Hoenerhoff, M. J.; Meyerholz, D. K.; Brayton, C.; Beck, A. P.

Publisher : Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA

Journal article : Veterinary Pathology 2021 Vol.58 No.2 pp.258-265 ref.many

7. Pheasant ataxia in England.

Author(s) : Schock, A.; Alves, R.; Johnson, N.; Welchman, D.

Publisher : Wiley, Chichester, UK

Correspondence : Veterinary Record 2021 Vol.188 No.11 pp.436-437

8. Polymorphism of FSHß and LHß genes in musk deer and its association with musk yield.

Objective: no accelerate the breeding of high yield musk deer population, the present paper analyzed the correlate between the polymorphism sites of FSHβ gene and LHβ gene and musk production performance to find out the marker sites of forest musk deer musk production performance from the genetic...

Author(s) : Du XinYing; Wang Jia; Wang JianMing; Zhou Lei; Zheng ChengLi

Publisher : Editorial Department of Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, Chengdu, China

Journal article : Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences 2021 Vol.34 No.2 pp.430-439 ref.13

9. Risk assessment of wild game meat intake in the context of the prospective development of the venison market in Poland.

The goal of this work is the critical analysis of premises influencing the concerns typically expressed by Polish consumers over the safety of venison. Risk factors which are indicated in literature as important to the safety of venison in consumers' eyes are discussed, including: (1) trichinosis,...

Author(s) : Mesinger, D.; Ocieczek, A.

Publisher : HARD Publishing Company, Olsztyn, Poland

Journal article : Polish Journal of Environmental Studies 2021 Vol.30 No.2 pp.1307-1315 ref.41

10. Institutional trust, beliefs, and evaluation of regulations, and management of chronic wasting disease (CWD).

Institutional trust and perceptions of regulatory efficacy can affect support for management. This study examined how institutional trust, specific trust related to information/management, and support for/perceived efficacy of current regulations related to deer hunters' attitudes about chronic...

Author(s) : Schroeder, S. A.; Landon, A. C.; Cornicelli, L.; Fulton, D. C.; McInenly, L.

Publisher : Routledge, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Human Dimensions of Wildlife 2021 Vol.26 No.3 pp.228-244 ref.38

11. Wild mammals in the economy of Wrocław (Poland) as an example of a medieval and modern era city in the light of interdisciplinary research.

The purpose of this article was to determine the role of wild animals in the economy of a historical city on the basis of archaeological and cultural layers of medieval and early modern Wrocław from the 11th to the 17th century. Archaeozoological analyses were applied, mainly encompassing the...

Author(s) : Pietruszka, M.; Piekalski, J.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Animals 2021 Vol.11 No.9 ref.59

12. Dogs in the Wroclaw stronghold, 2nd half of the 10th-1st half of the 13th century (lower silesia, Poland)-an zooarchaeological overview.

This article pertains to the issue of early medieval dogs (10th-mid-13th century) from the territory of Poland and Central Europe. The study is based on dog remains from the Wroclaw Cathedral Island (Ostrów Tumski), one of the most important administrative centres of early medieval Poland, the...

Author(s) : Pankiewicz, A.; Jaworski, K.; Chrószcz, A.; Poradowski, D.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Animals 2021 Vol.11 No.2 ref.74

13. No need to beat around the bushmeat - the role of wildlife trade and conservation initiatives in the emergence of zoonotic diseases.

Wildlife species constitute a vast and uncharted reservoir of zoonotic pathogens that can pose a severe threat to global human health. Zoonoses have become increasingly impactful over the past decades, and the expanding trade in wildlife is unarguably among the most significant risk factors for...

Author(s) : Hilderink, M. H.; Winter, I. I. de

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Heliyon 2021 Vol.7 No.7 ref.153

14. Thermography as a tool to monitor the velvet temperature and ossification stage of fallow deer (Dama dama) Antlers under normal and modified photoperiodic conditions.

An increase in testosterone levels affects the shedding of velvet which, in turn, influences the behaviour of farm-raised fallow deer bucks. Consequently, the welfare of the farmed animals can be considerably improved by controlling the timing of the velvet shedding period. The aim of this study...

Author(s) : Potrapeluk, A.; Janiszewski, P.; Bogdaszewski, M.

Publisher : Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic

Journal article : Veterinární Medicína 2021 Vol.66 No.6 pp.233-241 ref.47

15. Identification of deer and goat species from skin samples-a DNA barcoding approach.

DNA barcoding is a technique for characterizing species of organisms using a short DNA sequence from a standard and agreed-upon position in the genome. In the present study, DNA barcoding was used as a technology to differentiate deer and goat species from the skin samples. The samples were...

Author(s) : S. Maya; Sanil George; Sreeranjini, A. R.; C. Leena; Sunilkumar, N. S.; Sumena, K. B.

Publisher : Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Thrissur, India

Journal article : Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences 2021 Vol.52 No.1 pp.85-87 ref.6

16. Rational (sustainable) use of waterfowl resources: demographic status of the population and harvest rates.

In our previous article, a so-called "mortality pattern" was considered: the graphic ratio of the theoretical and real rate of decrease in the number of birds in the cohort considered by years. In this report, a numerical index of the population demographic status is derived based on the mortality...

Author(s) : Kharitonov, S. P.

Publisher : Pleiades Publishing, Moscow, Russia

Journal article : Biology Bulletin 2021 Vol.47 No.7 pp.771-781 ref.18

17. Between subsistence hunting and environmental sustainability: conservation and social reproduction in the northeast of Uruguay.

This paper focuses on the relationships between subsistence hunting and sustainability from an anthropological perspective. We analyze sustainability as a form of social reproduction affected by tensions between conservation, production, rural lives and hunting. The work was carried out in Paso...

Author(s) : Chouhy, M.; Dabezies, J. M.

Publisher : Routledge, Abingdon, UK

Journal article : Anthrozoös 2021 Vol.34 No.1 pp.47-60 ref.51

18. Emergency management for donkeys and mules.

This article provides an overview of initial assessment and management of common emergency presentations in donkeys and mules. The principles are similar to those in horses (and ponies), but clinicians must be aware of differences in recognition of signs of pain/disease, approach to handling,...

Author(s) : Archer, D. C.; Sullivan, R. J. E.; Rickards, K.

Publisher : Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Veterinary Clinics of North America, Equine Practice 2021 Vol.37 No.2 pp.495-513 ref.30

19. Industrial Halal hunted-game and feral animals' meat production.

Hunted wild game meat (HGM) is growing in popularity and attracting a premium among consumers. This has led to the emergence of supply chains for industrially produced HGM in many countries. With the growing demand for Halal meat and the disposable income of its consumers around the globe, meat and ...

Author(s) : Farouk, M.; Strydom, P.; Dean, R.; Vather, N.; Gcabo, M.; Amir, M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Meat Science 2021 Vol.181

20. Microeconomic analysis of management in hunting grounds in Serbia.

A research work into the profit of hunting ground game users was conducted in four hunting grounds within three hunting regions managed by hunter associations in Serbia. Both a total registered breeding stock, and big and small game bag record (roe deer, wild boar, hare, pheasant, quail, mallard,...

Author(s) : Popović, M.; Popović, Z.

Publisher : Institute of Agricultural Economics, Belgrade, Serbia

Conference paper : International scientific conference, Sustainable agriculture and rural development, Belgrade, Serbia, 17-18 December 2020. Thematic proceedings 2021 pp.183-194 ref.21

21. Hunting dogs.

Herding and hunting dogs are intense, high-drive dogs that work, and often live, outdoors and in constant or repeated close contact with domestic and wild animals. These dogs are at increased risk for injury and exposure to infectious diseases, toxic substances, and environmental threats. The...

Author(s) : Ridgway, M.

Publisher : Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Veterinary Clinics of North America, Small Animal Practice 2021 Vol.51 No.4 pp.877-890 ref.88

22. Economic return analysis of deer farms based on commercial deer farm management model.

The objective of this study was to evaluate the economic returns between the three models of commercial deer farm management, ranching farm, semi-ranching farm and intensive farm. There were six sample farms that were the representatives of the farm management models. The two sample farms of the...

Author(s) : Chirarat, N.; Keadtidumrongkul, P.; Chalermsaen, N.; Maksiri, W.; Sanongboon, N.

Publisher : Khon Kaen University, Faculty of Agriculture, Khon Kaen, Thailand

Journal article : Kaen Kaset = Khon Kaen Agriculture Journal 2021 Vol.49 No.Suppl. 1 pp.185-190

23. Basic morphometric parameters of antlers in roe deer (Capreolus capreolus L.) from imperial hunts in the Białowieża Primeval Forest.

Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus L.) is adaptable to various habitat conditions and is widespread across Europe. The Białowieża Primeval Forest is an area in the moderate zone of lowland Europe and it is habitat for different game species. For the purposes of this study, the morphometric parameters of ...

Author(s) : Urošević, M.; Matejević, M.; Dameski, P.

Publisher : Hrvatski veterinarski institut, Centar za peradarstvo, Zagreb, Croatia

Journal article : Veterinarska Stanica 2021 Vol.52 No.4 pp.439-444 ref.8

24. Diseases of gamebirds.

This chapter describes the risk factors, aetiology, clinical signs, pathology, treatment, prevention and control of bacterial, viral, fungal, protozoal and parasitic diseases of pheasants and partridges raised as game birds in the UK.

Author(s) : Clark, M.

Book chapter : Poultry health: a guide for professionals 2021 pp.66-71 ref.2

25. Hatchery practice.

This chapter describes the significance of temperature, humidity, movement, egg positioning, microbial contamination and hygiene during egg laying and collection, egg storage, incubation and hatching and chick assessment and processing for broilers, pullets and game birds.

Author(s) : Jennison, R.

Book chapter : Poultry health: a guide for professionals 2021 pp.72-78