Browsing Publications - Grandin (Temple) Collection by Date "1997"
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Fear is a very strong stressor, and the highly variable results of handling and transportation studies are likely to be due to different levels of psychological stress. Psychological stress is fear stress. Some examples ...
Feedlot cattle with calm temperaments have higher average daily gains than cattle with excitable temperaments This study was conducted to assess the effect of temperament on the average daily gains of feedlot cattle. Cattle (292 steers and 144 heifers) were transported to Colorado feedlot facilities. Breeds studied included Braford ...