Stockmanship And Social Behaviour

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  • 1. 
    What kind of person makes the best stockman?
    • A. 

      Reserved introvert

    • B. 

      Confident introvert

    • C. 

      Reserved extrovert

    • D. 

      Confident extrovert

  • 2. 
    Handling can have a economical significance?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Pigs that were handled gently
    • A. 

      More approachable

    • B. 

      Had more piglets per litter

    • C. 

      Less piglet mortality

    • D. 

      Came into puberty earlier

    • E. 

      Had high plasma cortisol levels

    • F. 

      Were restless

  • 4. 
    Cattle that were handled gently 
    • A. 

      Had decreased lameness

    • B. 

      Had shorter walking and flight distances

    • C. 

      Approached humans more willingly

    • D. 

      Enter the dairy shed quicker

    • E. 

      Relaxed and still in shed

    • F. 

      Defecated and urinated more in the shed

    • G. 

      Let down milk quicker

    • H. 

      Increased milk production

  • 5. 
    Common dairy shed problems include 
    • A. 

      Slippery floors

    • B. 

      Stray voltage

    • C. 

      Breast rail too low

    • D. 

      Inadequate head room

    • E. 

      Pressure on cows in yards

  • 6. 
    Living in a social group has advantages with protection, feeding, ____________, and health. (all lowercase)
  • 7. 
    Select all of the correct answers. what are the disadvantages to being social and living in groups?
    • A. 

      Groups attract predators

    • B. 

      Groups attract disease and parasitism

    • C. 

      Aggression

    • D. 

      Sharing of scarce food

    • E. 

      All of the above