M A Sutherland

Summary

Affiliation: Upper Hutt
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. doi Health, physiology, and behavior of dairy calves reared on 4 different substrates
    M A Sutherland
    AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton 3214, New Zealand Electronic address
    J Dairy Sci . 2017
  2. pmc Animal Health and Welfare Issues Facing Organic Production Systems
    Mhairi A Sutherland
    Innovative Farms Systems, AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand
    Animals (Basel) 3:1021-35. 2013
  3. pmc Effects of Transport at Weaning on the Behavior, Physiology and Performance of Pigs
    Mhairi A Sutherland
    AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton 3214, New Zealand
    Animals (Basel) 4:657-69. 2014
  4. doi The effect of rearing substrate and space allowance on the behavior and physiology of dairy calves
    M A Sutherland
    AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton 3214, New Zealand Electronic address
    J Dairy Sci 97:4455-63. 2014
  5. doi Effect of castration and dehorning singularly or combined on the behavior and physiology of Holstein calves
    M A Sutherland
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock 79409, USA
    J Anim Sci 91:935-42. 2013
  6. doi The effect of temperament and responsiveness towards humans on the behavior, physiology and milk production of multi-parous dairy cows in a familiar and novel milking environment
    Mhairi A Sutherland
    AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Physiol Behav 107:329-37. 2012
  7. doi The effect of training first-lactation heifers to the milking parlor on the behavioral reactivity to humans and the physiological and behavioral responses to milking and productivity
    M A Sutherland
    AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand
    J Dairy Sci 95:6983-93. 2012
  8. doi The physiological and behavioral response of pigs castrated with and without anesthesia or analgesia
    M A Sutherland
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock 79409
    J Anim Sci 90:2211-21. 2012
  9. doi The effect of local or general anesthesia on the physiology and behavior of tail docked pigs
    M A Sutherland
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Pork Industry Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Animal 5:1237-46. 2011
  10. doi Administration of anesthetic and analgesic prevent the suppression of many leukocyte responses following surgical castration and physical dehorning
    M A Ballou
    Department of Animal Science and Food Sciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 151:285-93. 2013

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Publications17

  1. doi Health, physiology, and behavior of dairy calves reared on 4 different substrates
    M A Sutherland
    AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton 3214, New Zealand Electronic address
    J Dairy Sci . 2017
    ..Therefore, PG, RC, and SA may be acceptable substrate options when rearing group-housed dairy calves...
  2. pmc Animal Health and Welfare Issues Facing Organic Production Systems
    Mhairi A Sutherland
    Innovative Farms Systems, AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand
    Animals (Basel) 3:1021-35. 2013
    ..The development of such treatments are necessary to assure consumers that organic animal-based food and fibre has not only been produced with minimal or no chemical input, but under high standards of animal welfare. ..
  3. pmc Effects of Transport at Weaning on the Behavior, Physiology and Performance of Pigs
    Mhairi A Sutherland
    AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton 3214, New Zealand
    Animals (Basel) 4:657-69. 2014
    ..Furthermore, the development of guidelines and recommendations to enhance the short and long term welfare of weaned pigs in relation to transport are needed. ..
  4. doi The effect of rearing substrate and space allowance on the behavior and physiology of dairy calves
    M A Sutherland
    AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton 3214, New Zealand Electronic address
    J Dairy Sci 97:4455-63. 2014
    ..Furthermore, a space allowance of 2.0 m(2)/calf may provide calves with more opportunity to perform active behaviors...
  5. doi Effect of castration and dehorning singularly or combined on the behavior and physiology of Holstein calves
    M A Sutherland
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock 79409, USA
    J Anim Sci 91:935-42. 2013
    ..Therefore, providing calves with pain relief, in the form of local anesthetic and an NSAID, can markedly reduce both the behavioral and physiological response to these procedures...
  6. doi The effect of temperament and responsiveness towards humans on the behavior, physiology and milk production of multi-parous dairy cows in a familiar and novel milking environment
    Mhairi A Sutherland
    AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Physiol Behav 107:329-37. 2012
    ..These results indicate that cows with different temperaments vary in their basal physiology as well as their behavioral and physiological responses to milking and stress associated with being milked in a novel environment...
  7. doi The effect of training first-lactation heifers to the milking parlor on the behavioral reactivity to humans and the physiological and behavioral responses to milking and productivity
    M A Sutherland
    AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand
    J Dairy Sci 95:6983-93. 2012
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  8. doi The physiological and behavioral response of pigs castrated with and without anesthesia or analgesia
    M A Sutherland
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock 79409
    J Anim Sci 90:2211-21. 2012
    ..Neither CO(2) anesthesia nor a NSAID, given separately or combined, markedly reduced the pain-induced distress caused by castration in pigs. More research is needed to evaluate practical methods of on-farm pain relief for pigs...
  9. doi The effect of local or general anesthesia on the physiology and behavior of tail docked pigs
    M A Sutherland
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Pork Industry Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Animal 5:1237-46. 2011
    ..06) in CUT pigs compared with all other docking treatments and CON pigs. In this study, none of the anesthesia treatments tested were effective at significantly changing the physiological or behavioral response to tail docking in pigs...
  10. doi Administration of anesthetic and analgesic prevent the suppression of many leukocyte responses following surgical castration and physical dehorning
    M A Ballou
    Department of Animal Science and Food Sciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 151:285-93. 2013
    ..These data suggest that calves should be castrated and dehorned on the same day rather than spreading them out across two days and calves should be administered pain relief prior to performing either procedure...
  11. doi Space requirements of weaned pigs during a sixty-minute transport in summer
    M A Sutherland
    Pork Industry Institute, Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock 79409, USA
    J Anim Sci 87:363-70. 2009
    ..05 m(2)/pig suggest that a minimum space allowance of 0.06 m(2)/pig was preferable when transporting weaned pigs for 60 min during summer in this study...
  12. doi Effect of pre-slaughter handling, exercise and the presence of a dog on lamb welfare and meat quality
    M A Sutherland
    AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Private Bag 3123, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand
    Animal 10:1360-7. 2016
    ..05) in HIGH than LOW lambs. The HIGH intensive pre-slaughter handling regime used in the present study caused stress in lambs and increased ultimate pH that could potentially negatively impact welfare, product quality and consistency. ..
  13. ncbi Tail docking in pigs: acute physiological and behavioural responses
    M A Sutherland
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Pork Industry Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Animal 2:292-7. 2008
    ..Although the tail docking-induced rise in cortisol was prevented by using CAUT, the behavioural response to BT and CAUT docking methods was similar...
  14. ncbi Physiology and behavior of pigs before and after castration: effects of two topical anesthetics
    M A Sutherland
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Pork Industry Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Animal 4:2071-9. 2010
    ..Further research is needed to evaluate alternative practical methods to reduce the pain caused by the on-farm castration of piglets...
  15. doi Acute stress affects the physiology and behavior of allergic mice
    M A Sutherland
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Physiol Behav 98:281-7. 2009
    ..Mice induced to be allergic responded to FST differently than non-allergic mice. Our findings suggest that stress induces a differential response among allergic and non-allergic mice...
  16. ncbi Effects of variations in the environment, length of journey and type of trailer on the mortality and morbidity of pigs being transported to slaughter
    M A Sutherland
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Pork Industry Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Vet Rec 165:13-8. 2009
    ..The journey time and waiting time at the processing plant influenced the percentages of dead and injured pigs and pigs unable to walk...
  17. doi Different animal welfare orientations towards some key research areas of current relevance to pastoral dairy farming in New Zealand
    J R Webster
    a Innovative Farm Systems, AgResearch Ltd, Ruakura Research Centre, Private Bag 3123, Hamilton, New Zealand
    N Z Vet J 63:31-6. 2015
    ..It is concluded that considering these three orientations to animal welfare when planning research and then evaluating the outcomes will help to promote the market success of the dairy industry in New Zealand...