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Articles on Marine Mammals

This is a collection of articles on Marine Mammals from JAAWS. The Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science (JAAWS) is the leading peer-reviewed journal on the science of animal welfare for veterinarians, scientists and public policy makers. It presents articles and reports on practices that demonstrably enhance the welfare of wildlife, companion animals and animals used in research, agriculture and zoos.

Van Bressem, M. F., Van Waerebeek, K., & Duignan, P. J. (2018). Epidemiology of tattoo skin disease in captive common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus): Are males more vulnerable than females?. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science21(4), 305-315.

Noonan, M. (2013). On the Behavior and Welfare of Killer Whales in Captivity. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science16(4), 394-394.

Eisfeld, S. M., Simmonds, M. P., & Stansfield, L. R. (2010). Behavior of a solitary sociable female bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) off the coast of Kent, Southeast England. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science13(1), 31-45.

Rose, N. A. (1999). Marine Mammal Welfare: An Exploration of the World of Marine Mammals. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science2(3), 255-257.


Updated July 2019

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