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Calves are debudded to avoid harming each other or humans. Photo: Jesper Rais
In Denmark calves are debudded with the aid of a hot iron before the calves are three months old. Photo: Bodil Højlund Nielsen

2018.06.15 | DCA

Pain relief after disbudding increases animal welfare

There are welfare benefits for calves in connection with disbudding if the animals are given local anesthetic as well as pain relief in in the form of NSAID instead of anesthetic on its own.

2018.06.12 | Anis

Professorships in the areas of Herd Management and Animal Health Economics

The Department of Animal Science, Aarhus University, invites highly qualified applicants to apply for professorships in the areas of Herd Management and Animal Health Economics. The positions are available from 1 January 2019.

2018.06.12 | Anis

Scientific career positions in physiology, nutrition and disease prevention of monogastric animals

The Department of Animal Science, Aarhus University, invites highly qualified applicants for three positions in sustainable feeding and nutritional physiology and disease prevention of monogastric production animals available from 1 November 2018 or soon thereafter.

2018.06.12 | Anis

Researcher/assistant professor in interactions between disease management, herd health and production

The Department of Animal Science, Aarhus University, invites highly qualified applicants for a position in interactions between disease management, herd health and production available from 1 November 2018.

2018.06.12 | Anis

Associate Professor or Senior Scientist in Immunological Methods and Immune System of Production Animals

Do you have broad research expertise in basic immunology and host-pathogen interaction? The Department of Animal Science, Aarhus University, invites highly qualified applicants for a position in immunological methods and immune system of production animals available from 1 January 2019 or soon thereafter.

2018.06.12 | Anis

Scientific career position in Applied Biometrics

Are you our new candidate in Applied Biometrics? The Department of Animal Science, Aarhus University, invites highly qualified applicants for a position in applied biometrics available from 1 November 2018 or soon thereafter. Aarhus University offers talented scientists attractive career perspectives.

Events

Fri 21 Sep
00:00-00:00 | Rome, Italy
ISES 14th Equitation Science Conference, September 21-24, 2018
The Conference Theme is about Equine welfare: good training, good feeding, good housing, good mental state, good health, good behaviour.