Information Resources for Livestock and Poultry Handling and Transport, December 1988 *************************

Swine

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Palacio, J., S. Garcia Berenguer, F.M. Gascon, F. Liste, C. Ortega, B. Lobera, I. Martin Maestro, J.A. Angel, J.C. Lles, and F. Bayo (1996). [Mortality in slaughter pigs during transport]. Mortalidad durante el transporte a un matadero en ganado porci. Investigacion Agraria. Produccion y Sanidad Animales 11(2):159-16. Summaries in English and Spanish.

Parrott, R.F. and D.M. Lloyd (1995). Restraint, but not frustration, induces prostaglandin-mediated hyperthermia in pigs. Physiology and Behavior 57(6):1051-1055.

Parrot, R.F., B.H. Misson, and B.A. Baldwin (1990). Salivary cortisol in pigs after adrenocorticotrophin, food and water deprivation, handling, transport simulation and mixing. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 26(3):291.
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Paterson, A.M. and G.P. Pearce (1992). Growth, response to humans and corticosteroids in male pigs housed individually and subjected to pleasant, unpleasant or minimal handling during rearing. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 34(4):315-328.
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Pedersen, V., J.L. Barnett, P.H. Hemsworth, et al. (1995). The effects of positive, negative and minimal handling on behavioural and physiological responses to being tethered in pregnant pigs. In: Proceedings of the 29th International Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology, Exeter, UK, 3-5 August 1995, p. 209-210.
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Pedersen, V., J.L. Barnett, P.H. Hemsworth, E.A. Newman, and B. Schirmer (1998). The effects of handling on behavioural and physiological responses to housing in tether-stalls among pregnant pigs. Animal Welfare 7(2):137-150.
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Perremans, S., J. Randall, H. Ville, M. Stiles, W. Duchateau, and R. Geers (1996). Quan-tification of pig response to vibration during vertical motion. In: Proceedings of the EU Seminar. New information on welfare and meat quality of pigs as related to handling, transport and lairage conditions, A. Schuette, ed., Braunschweig-Voelkenrode, Germany.
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Perremans, S. and R. Geers (1997). [Effect of transport on quality of pig meat]. Invloed van transport op kwaliteit van varkensvlees. Vlaams Diergeneeskundig Tijdschrift 66(1):2-7. Summaries in English and Dutch.
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Perremans, S. and R. Geers (1996). [Effect of transport on some welfare characteristics of slaughter pigs]. Invloed van transport op welzijnskenmerken van vleesvarkens. Vlaams Diergeneeskundig Tijdschrift 65(6):310-317. Summaries in English and Dutch.
NAL call number: 41.8 V84

Pichou, D., P. le Foll, and J.P. Runavot (1991). Conditions of transport and reception of young breeding pigs. Techni Porc 14(5):39-47.

[Pig handling from birth until twenty kilos of weight]. Manejo de los cerdos desde el nacimiento hasta los veinte kilos de peso (1991). Anaporc (103):25-36.

Proceedings of the EU Seminar New Information on Welfare and Meat Quality of Pigs as Related to Handling, Transport and Lairage Conditions, EC-AIR3-Project CT92-0262 : methods of improving pig welfare and meat quality by reducing stress and discomfort before slaughter (1996). Braunschweig : Bundesforschungsanstalt fur Landwirtschaft Braunschweig-Volkenrode, 242 pp.
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Provaznik, L. and J. Valenta (1994). The effect of transport and resting time of pigs before slaughter on meat quality. Zivocisna Vyroba 39(12):1063-1072.

Randall, J.M. and R.H. Bradshaw (1998). Vehicle motion and notion sickness in pigs. Animal Science 66(1):239-245.
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Randall, J.M. and A.M. Meehan (1993). Vibration on a pig transporter. United Kingdom informal group meeting on human response to vibration. Proceedings of a conference held in Farnborough, UK, 20-22 September 1993.

Randall, J.M., M.A. Stiles, R. Geers, A. Schuette, L. Christensen, and R.H. Bradshaw (1996). Vibration on pig transporters: implication for reducing stress. In: New information on welfare and meat quality of pigs as related to handling, transport and lairage conditions, A. Schuette, ed., Braunschweig-Voelkenrode: Germany, p. 143-160.
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Randall, J.M. (1996). Environmental conditions during transport and lairage: Methodologies. In: Proceedings of the EU Seminar. New information on welfare and meat quality of pigs as related to handling, transport and lairage conditions, A. Schuette, ed., Braunschweig-Voelkenrode, Germany, p. 37-46.,
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Rasmussen, A.A. (1991). Behavioural reaction of individual pigs raised in different environments to a novel object and to handling at slaughter in relation to measurements of the adrenal cortex. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 30(1-2):176.
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Riches, H.G., J. Guise, and R. Penny (1996). Preliminary investigation of frequency of vomiting by pigs in transport. Veterinary Record 139(17):428.
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Robinson, J. (1996). The South African Pig Welfare Code. Porcus 11(4):28.

Roozen, A.W.M., V.T. Tsuma, and U. Magnusson (1995). Effects of short-term restraint stress on plasma concentrations of catecholamines, beta-endorphin, and cortisol in gilts. American Journal of Veterinary Research 56(9):1225-1227.
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Roztocil, V. and Z. Pokorny (1990). An electromechanically-operated restraint cage for pigs, used for foot care of breeding pigs. Monatshefte fur Veterinarmedizin 45(7):237-239.
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Rushen, J. and J. Ladewig (1991). Stress-induced hypoalgesia and opioid inhibition of pigs' responses to restraint. Physiology and Behavior 50(6):1093-1096.
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Russo, V., D.P. lo Fiego, and L. Nanni Costa (1996). Efficiency and welfare. Regulations for transport of pigs to the abattoir. Rivista di Suinicoltura 37(2):35-41.
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Sakaguchi, M., R. Nishimura, N. Sasaki, T. Ishiguro, H. Tamura, and A. Takeuchi (1995). Chemical restraint by medetomidine-ketamine and its cardiopulmonary effects in pigs. Journal of Veterinary Medicine, Series A 42(5):293-299.
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Sather, A.P., S.D.M. Jones, E.J. Squires, A.L. Schaefer, W.M. Robertson, A.K.W. Tong, and S. Zawadski (1995). Antemortem handling effects on the behaviour, carcass yield and meat quality of market weight entire male pigs. Canadian Journal of Animal Science 75(1):45-56.
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Schuette, A., A. Mergens, U. Pott, and S. Venthien (1996). Effect of transport conditions (straw, stoppage) and unloading procedures on physiological and meat quality parameters. In: Proceedings of the EU Seminar. New information on welfare and meat quality of pigs as related to handling, transport and lairage conditions, A. Schuette, ed., Braunschweig-Voelkenrode, Germany, p. 117-132.
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Schuette, A., D.M. Broom, and E. Lambooij (1996). Standard methods of estimating physiological parameters during pig handling and transport. In: Proceedings of the EU Seminar. New information on welfare and meat quality of pigs as related to handling, transport and lairage conditions, A. Schuette, ed., Braunschweig-Voelkenrode, Germany, p. 69-80.
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Schuette, A., M. von Wenzlawowicz, and G. von Mickwitz (1994). [Animal transport and meat quality in pigs]. Tiertransport und Fleischqualitaet bei Schweinen. Fleischwirtschaft 72(2): 126-132, 134. Summaries in German and English.
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Schulze Dorfkoenig, A. (1995). [A simple, self-constructed pig twich]. Schweinebremse in Eigenkonstruktion. Praktische Tierarzt 76(7):617.
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Siksa, J., R. Cabadaj, and J. Nagy (1993). [Effect of the transport of slaughter pigs on pH and water binding in meat]. Vplyv transportu jatocnych osipanych na pH a vaznost vody v mase. Veterinarstvi 43(12):472-473.
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Simko, S. (1990). Economic losses caused by death of slaughter pigs during transport or at the abattoir before slaughter. Veterinarstvi 40(6):274-275.
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Simko S. (1991). Mortality in slaughter pigs before slaughter in central Slovakia. Veterinarstvi 41(11-12):266-267.
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Singleton, W.L., W.L. Flowers, D.E. Reeves, and L.H. Thompson (199 ). Management of the boar. In: Extension Bulletin of the Cooperative Extension Service, Michigan State University. East Lansing, Mich.: Michigan State University, Cooperative Extension Service, 6 p. In subseries: Pork Industry Handbook: Reproduction.
NAL call number: 275.29 M58B

Spencer, G.S.G. (1995). Quantitative indicators of stress in stress-susceptible and stress-resistant breeds of pigs. Proceedings of the New Zealand Society of Animal Production 55:187-189.
NAL call number: 49.9 N483

Stein, M. (1990). [Pork quality and slaughtering: PSE - correlated with slaughtering methods as well ]. Fleischqualitaet und Schlachtung: PSE - auch schlachttechnisch bedingt. Schweineproduzent 21(4):91-95.

Steinhardt, M., H.H.Thielscher, N. Schwarze and D. Smidt (1994). Lactate concentrations in central venous blood in growing pigs before and after stress induced by repeated moderate restraint. Tierarztliche Umschau 49(3):178-181.
NAL call number: 41.8 T445

Stephens, D.B. and G.C. Perry (1990). The effects of restraint, handling, simulated and real transport in the pig (with reference to man and other species). Applied Animal Behaviour Science 28(1/2):41-55.
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Stuhec, I. (1995). [Influence of procedures with pigs on meat quality]. Verfahren mit Schweinen und deren Einfluss auf Fleischqualitaet. Zbornik Biotehniske Fakultete Univerze v Ljubljani. Suplement - Kmetijstvo (Zootehnika). Supplement 22:183-189. Summaries in German, English and Slovakian.
NAL call number: 21.5 Z15

Szazados, I. (1992). Study on the incomplete bleeding in pigs emergency-slaughtered during transportation to, or housing at, the abattoirs and in diseased pigs transported to emergency slaughter houses. Magyar Allatorvosok Lapja 47(6):275-281.
NAL call number: 41.8 V644

Tanida, H., A. Miura, T. Tanaka, and T. Yoshimoto (1994). The role of handling in communication between humans and weanling pigs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 40(3/4):219-228.
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Tanida, H., A. Miura, T. Tanaka, and T. Yoshimoto (1995). Behavioral response to humans in individually handled weanling pigs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 42(4): 249-259.
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Tanida, H. and Y. Nagono (1996). The ability of miniature pigs to distinguish between people based on previous handling. In: Proceedings of the 30th International Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology, International Society for Applied Ethology International Congress: [?], p.143.
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Tanida, H. and Y. Nagano (1998). The ability of miniature pigs to discriminate between a stranger and their familiar handler. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 56(2/4):149-159.
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Tanida, H., A. Miura, T. Tanaka, and T. Yoshimoto (1996). Behavioral responses of piglets to darkness and shadows. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 49(2):173-183.
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Tarocco, C. and S. Luca (1992). [Quick post-mortem method to underline the stress caused by handling and slaughter in pigs]. Metodo rapido per evidenziare post-mortem lo stress da movimentazione ed abbattimento nei suini. Rivista di Suinicoltura 33(7):77-80.
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Valenta, J. and L. Provaznik (1995). [Determination of PSE defects in the pig meat using the electric conductivity in slaughter pigs with respect to the length of their transport and resting time before the slaughter]. Stanoveni vady veproveho masa PSE pomoci elektricke vodivosti u jatecnych prasat s ohledem na delku jejich prepravy a dobu odpocinku pred porazkou. Zivocisna Vyroba UZPI 40(11):513-518. Summaries in Czech and English.

Valenta, J. (1995). Stress in pigs. Veterinarstvi 45(2):57-59.
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Ville, H., S. Bertels, R. Geers, et al. Electrocardiagram parameters of piglets during housing, handling and transport. Animal Production 56(Pt.2):211-216.
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Wallgren, P. (1996). The effects of stress and infections on immune functions and productivity of pigs. In: Research and development for animal health, Uppsala, Sweden: Statens Veterinaermedicinska Anstalt, p. 32-33.

Walton, J.R. (1991). Pigs. In: Practical animal handling, R.S. Anderson and A.T.B. Edney, eds., p. 67-75.
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Warriss, P.D., E.A. Bevis, J.E. Edwards, S.N. Brown, and T.G. Knowles (1991). Effect of the angle of slope on the ease with which pigs negotiate loading ramps. Veterinary Record 128(18):419-421.
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Warriss, P.D., S.N. Brown, E.A. Bevis, and S.C. Kestin (1990). The influence of pre-slaughter transport and lairage on meat quality in pigs of two genotypes. Animal Production 50(1):165-172.
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Warris, P.D., S.N. Brown, J.E. Edwards, M.H. Anil, and D.P. Fordham (1992). Time in lairage needed by pigs to recover from the stress of transport. Veterinary Record 131(9):194-196.
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Warriss, P.D., S.N. Brown, T.G. Knowles, and J.E. Edwards (1992). Influence of width and bends on the ease of movement of pigs along races. Veterinary Record 130(10):202-204.
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Warriss, P.D. and S.N. Brown (1994). A survey of mortality in slaughter pigs during transport and lairage. Veterinary Record 134(20):513-515.
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Weeding, C.M., E.J. Hunter, H.J. Guise, and R.H.C. Penny (1993). The effect of ease of handling on the welfare of slaughter pigs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 38(1):79.
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Weeding, C.M., E.J. Hunter, H.J. Guise, and R.H.C. Penny (1993). Effects of abattoir and slaughter handling systems on stress indicators in pig blood. Veterinary Record 133(1):10-13.
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Wittmann, M., G. Laky, L. Radnai, O. Kozma, and F. Guba (1991). Effects of transport distance and duration of lairage on meat quality of pigs slaughtered at large abattoirs. Allattenyesztes es Takarmanyozas 40(4):329-339.
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Wyss, R. (1995). [The transport of swine to the abattoir]. Il trasporto dei suini al macello. Selezione Veterinaria 36(11-12):1009-1010.
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Yang, J.H., K.L. Chen, K.J. Lin, Y.I. Lee, and T.F. Tseng (1993). Studies on electrical stunning of pigs in Taiwan area VIII. Survey on the effect of pig breeds, transportation, slaughtering practices on pigmeat quality. Journal of the Chinese Society of Animal Science 22(1):69-78.

Ziecik, A.J. and A. Zieminska (1995). Effect of transport stress and hydrocortisone on the oestrogen-induced luteinizing hormone surge in pigs. Animal Reproduction Science 37(3-4):337-347.
NAL call number: QP251 A5


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Audiovisuals: Swine

Animal Handling Workshop: Temple Grandin, Pork N.S. [2 videocassettes]. (available from Nova Scotia Agricultural College)

Artificial Insemination in Swine [videocassette]. East Lansing, MI: Instructional Media Center, Michigan State University; 1981; 1/2" VHS, 15 min. 50 sec.
Keyword: Swine, artificial insemination, breeding, methods, equipment.
Note: Demonstrates the current methods and equipment for artificially inseminating swine.
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 1726.

Human/Pig Behaviour [videocassette]. Owatonna, MN: PigWorld, Inc; 199?, 1/2" VHS, 20 min.
Keyword: Pigs, behavior, handling, facilities, human/animal interaction.
Note: Discusses human/pig interaction, pig handling facilities and techniques, and the perceptions and behavior of pigs.
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 2601.

Injection Techniques for Swine [videocassette]. Des Moines, IA: National Pork Producers Council; Pork Quality Assurance Video Series - #1; 1996; 1/2" VHS, 17 min. Includes booklet, guide, and quiz.
Keyword: Swine, techniques, injection, restraint.
Note: Covers medication types, injection sites, routes of administration, restraint methods, and needle size and gauge.
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 2359.

Managing Difficult Farrowing [videocassette]. Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine; 1984; 1/2" VHS, 30 min. (available from Purdue Instructional Media Center)
Keyword: Swine, farrowing.
Note: Lewis Runnels, DVM, discusses proper methods for aiding a sow during a difficult farrowing. Stresses the importance of gentleness, sanitation, and lubrication in order to avoid complications and damage with examinations and manual pig deliveries. Looks at exam techniques, delivery procedures, use of medical instruments, reasons for problems in delivery, and post-partum care.

Practical Outdoor Pig Production [videocassette]. Ipswich, UK: Farming Press Videos.
Distributed in N. America by Diamond Farm Enterprises, Alexandria Bay, NY; 1993; 1/2" VHS, 40 min.
Keyword: Swine breeding, housing, record keeping.
Note: Features examples of breeding units showing basic requirements, essential services, housing and equipment, records, and integration with other farming enterprises.
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 1912.

Processing Techniques for Baby Pigs [videocassette]. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Ag; 1988; 1/2" VHS, 16 min. (available for loan from Penn State Audiovisual Services)
Keyword: Piglets, techniques, injection, sow handling.
Note: Demonstrates techniques used on newborn pigs including tooth clipping, tail docking, ear notching, ear tattooing, intramuscular and subcutaneous injections, and castration. Sow injections and handling in the farrowing house are covered as well.

Proper Pig Handling for Markets & Packers [videocassette]. Bowling Green, KY: Livestock Conservation Institute; 1997; 1/2" VHS
Keyword: Swine, handling, livestock markets, packing plants, loading.
Note: This video demonstrates how to handle pigs at livestock markets and at the packing plant in order to increase pork quality. Provides information on product consistency, understanding and concern for animals, stress reduction, flight zone, range of vision, point of balance, handling equipment maintenance, loading and unloading, lighting, handling stressed pigs, and handling prior to stunning. The video is bilingual (English and Spanish).
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 2673.

Restraining/Injecting [videocassette]. Owatonna, MN: PigWorld; 199-?, 1/2" VHS, 20 min.
Keyword: Pigs, techniques, injection, restraint, snares.
Note: Demonstrates injection sites and techniques for pigs of all ages and describes use of various types of snares.
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 2600.

Surgical Procedures on Swine [videocassette]. Manchester, NH: Group Five Communications; 1989; 1/2" VHS, 36 min.
Keyword: Swine surgery, blood sampling, neck region and medial thigh.
Note: Topics covered include blood sampling, preanesthetic administration, and surgical approaches to the trachea, carotid sheath, external jugular vein, and the vessels of the medial thigh. This video was also produced by Charles River Laboratories.
NAL call No.: Videocassette No. 1612.

Swine Handling and Transportation [videocassette]. Madison, WI: Livestock Conservation Institute; 1989?; 1/2" VHS, 21 min.
Keyword: Swine, handling transport, behavior.
Note: Dr. Temple Grandin describes basic principles of pig behavior including vision, flight zone, reaction to noise, and following behavior. Shows various handling and transportation practices that reduce bruises, decrease injuries, and increase efficiency.
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 1593.

Swine Handling for Pork Producers [videocassette]. Des Moines, IA: National Pork Producers Council; Pork Quality Assurance Video Series - #3; 1996; 1/2" VHS, 15 min. Includes a manual and quiz.
Keyword: Swine, handling, behavior, loading, meat quality, facility design.
Note: Describes the effect of proper handling on meat quality, methods of handling based on pig behavior and human contact, facility design, and loading for transport.
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 2332.

Swine Handling for Transporters [videocassette]. Des Moines, IA: National Pork Producers Council; Pork Quality Assurance Video Series - #4; 1996; 1/2" VHS, 17 min. Includes manual, guide, quiz, and laminated adverse weather chart.
Keyword: Swine, handling, meat quality, loading, transport, weather.
Note: Covers effect of proper handling during loading and transport on meat quality. Provides transport guidelines for adverse weather conditions.
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 2333.

Swine Health Care [filmstrip]. San Luis Obispo, CA: Vocational Educational Productions; 1981; audio cassette, guide.
Keyword: Management, care, husbandry, diseases.
Note: This program discusses the importance of prevention in combating diseases and parasites of swine, and gives an overview of common diseases and parasites of swine. Recommended practices for prevention and/or treatment are also covered.
NAL call number: Filmstrip No. 209.

Swine Management Practices I [videocassette]. Lubbock, TX: Creatice Educational Video; 1995; 1/2" VHS, 18 min.
Keyword: Swine, management, housing, farrowing.
Note: Covers swine characteristics, housing, management of sows and piglets during farrowing. Includes a summary, quizzes, and answers.
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 2578.

Swine Management Practices II [videocassette]. Lubbock, TX: Creative Educational Video; 1995; 1/2" VHS, 19 min.
Keyword: Swine, management, techniques.
Note: Covers techniques for processing baby pigs including tooth clipping, tail docking, iron injections, ear notching, and castration. Also discusses weaning, feeding/finishing, and paint branding. Includes summary, quizzes, and answers.
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 2579.

Swine Respiratory Disease [videocassette]. Ames, IA: Iowa State University Cooperative Extension Service in cooperation with WOI-TV. Distributed by RMI Media Productions, Shawnee Mission, KS; 1986; 1/2" VHS, 120 min.
Keyword: Swine diseases, pneumonia.
Note: This is a set of four videos on swine respiratory disease. It was originally broadcast on Iowa Public Television Network between February 3-24, 1986. Part 1 is an introduction to swine pneumonia. Part 2 addresses atrophic rhinitis. Part 3 is a description of various bacterial pneumonia. Part 4 discusses mycoplasma viruses.
NAL call number: Videocassette No. 1422.

Working Safely with Swine [slide presentation]. West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Audiovisual Productions; 1980; 8 min., 55 slides and 1 audiocassette.
Keyword: Swine, handling, safety.
Note: Points out potential hazards in handling swine and how to avoid them.


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