• Gulv til sau og alternative liggeunderlag. Utredning 

      Jørgensen, Grete Helen Meisfjord; Hansen, Inger; Bøe, Knut Egil (Research report, 2015)
      Miljøet som dyret lever i er sentralt i dyrevelferdsbegrepet. Hvis sauen ikke takler miljøet vi tilbyr den, vil dette over tid få store konsekvenser for produksjon og dyrehelse. Derfor er det god økonomi å tilby sauen et ...
    • The effect of blankets on horse behaviour and preference for shelter in Nordic Winter conditions 

      Jørgensen, Grete Helen Meisfjord; Mejdell, Cecilie Marie; Bøe, Knut Egil (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-06-20)
      Horses use human-made shelters actively during inclement weather, but the costs of building shelters may be high and owners use blankets or rugs on horses instead. The aim of the study was to investigate how wearing a ...
    • The effect of weather conditions on the preference in horses for wearing blankets 

      Mejdell, Cecilie Marie; Jørgensen, Grete Helen Meisfjord; Buvik, Turid; Torp, Torfinn; Bøe, Knut Egil (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-03)
      The use of blankets in horses is widespread in Northern Europe. However, horses are very adaptable to low temperatures and the practice is questioned because blankets may hamper heat dissipation at high temperatures and ...