Veterinary Public Health Institute, Animal Welfare Division
Applied Ethology: behaviour, emotion and cognition.
- Causation of stereotypies and implications for neurological integrity, animal well-being, and the validity of animal experiments using a mouse model (DFG).
- Effects of handling-method of stereotypy development and affective state in laboratory mice.
Research Centre for Proper Housing: Poultry and Rabbits (ZTHZ).
- Influence of improved nest-site recognition and nest size on the laying behaviour of hens (FVO).
- The impact of the position and quality of perches and edges of tiers in an aviary system on keel-bone injuries of laying hens of two breeds differently selected on bone strength (FVO).