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Jeremy Marchant-Forde
Livestock Behavior Research
Research Animal Scientist

Phone: (765) 494-6358
Fax: (765) 496-1993
Room 219-B
LIVESTOCK BEHAVIOR RESEACH UNIT
125 SOUTH RUSSELL STREET
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN, 47907

Projects
Designer Diets Decrease Aggression and Increase Welfare
General Cooperative Agreement (A)
  Accession Number: 424673
Safeguarding Well-being of Food Producing Animals
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 425202
GROUP SIZE, AGE AT GROUPING AND FIBER INCLUSION IN DIETS OF VEAL AND DAIRY CALVES
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 422758
Dietary Modification to Eliminate Ulcers in Sows
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 420494

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Risks associated with preweaning mortality in 855 litters on 39 commercial outdoor pig farms in England - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-Jul-14)
Risks associated with preweaning mortality in 855 litters on 39 commercial outdoor pig farms in England - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kilbride, A.L., Mendl, M.T., Statham, P., Held, S., Harris, M.J., Marchant Forde, J.N., Booth, H., Green, L.E. 2014. Risks associated with preweaning mortality in 855 litters on 39 commercial outdoor pig farms in England. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 115(3-4)1-9.
Group housing during gestation affects the behaviour of sows and the physiological indices of offspring pitlets at weaning. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhou, Q., Sun, Q., Wang, G., Zhou, B., Mingzhou, L., Marchant Forde, J.N., Yang, X., Zhao, R. 2014. Group housing during gestation affects the behaviour of sows and the physiological indices of offspring pitlets at weaning.. Animal. 8(7):1162-1169.
Pain management in the neonatal piglet during routine management procedures. Part 2: Grading the quality of evidence and the strength of recommendations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Anthony, R., Bergamasco, L., Coetzee, J., Dzikamunhenga, R.S., Gould, S., Johnson, A.K., Karriker, L.A., Marchant Forde, J.N., Martineau, G.S., Mckean, J., Millman, S.T., Niekamp, S., O'Connor, A., Pajor, E.A., Rutherford, K., Sprague, M., Sutherland, M., Von Borell, E. 2014. Pain management in the neonatal piglet during routine management procedures. Part 2: Grading the quality of evidence and the strength of recommendations. Animal Health Research Reviews. 15(1):39-62.
Postnatal piglet husbandry practices and well-being: The effects of alternative techniques delivered in combination - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C., Mcmunn, K.A., Cheng, H., Marchant-Forde, R.M., Pajor, E.A. 2014. Postnatal piglet husbandry practices and well-being: The effects of alternative techniques delivered in combination. Journal of Animal Science. 92(3):1150-1160.
Mothers' exercise during pregnancy programs vasomotor function in adult offspring - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bahls, M., Sheldon, R.D., Taheripour, P., Clifford, K.A., Foust, K.B., Breslin, E.D., Marchant Forde, J.N., Cabot, R.A., Laughlin, M., Bidwell, C.A., Newcomer, S.C. 2014. Mothers' exercise during pregnancy programs vasomotor function in adult offspring. Experimental Physiology. 99(1):205-219.
Effect of group size on behavior, health, production and welfare of veal calves - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abdelfattah, E.M., Schutz, M.M., Lay, Jr., D.C., Marchant-Forde, J.N., Eicher, S.D. 2013. Effect of group size on behavior, health, production and welfare of veal calves. Journal of Animal Science. 91:5455-5465.
Prenatal stress puzzle, the oxytocin piece: Prenatal stress alters the behaviour and autonomic regulation in piglets, insights from oxytocin - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rault, J., Mack, L.A., Carter, C., Garner, J.P., Marchant Forde, J.N., Richert, B.T., Lay Jr, D.C. 2013. Prenatal stress puzzle, the oxytocin piece: Prenatal stress alters the behaviour and autonomic regulation in piglets, insights from oxytocin. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 148(1-2): 99-107.
Group size alters postures, and maintenance, oral, locomotor and social behaviors of veal calves - (Abstract Only)
Abdelfattah, E.M., Schutz, M.M., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N., Eicher, S.D. 2013. Group size alters postures, and maintenance, oral, locomotor and social behaviors of veal calves. Journal of Animal Science. Proceedings.
Group size of veal calves does not affect production, physiological, or hematological indicators of welfare and has transient effects on health - (Abstract Only)
Abdelfattah, E.M., Schutz, M.M., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N., Eicher, S.D. 2013. Group size of veal calves does not affect production, physiological, or hematological indicators of welfare and has transient effects on health. Journal of Animal Science. Proceedings CD.
The effects of non-uniform environmental conditions on piglet crushing and maternal behavior of sows - (Abstract Only)
Morello, G.M., Richert, B.T., Lay Jr, D.C., Rodrigues, L.A., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2013. The effects of non-uniform environmental conditions on piglet crushing and maternal behavior of sows. International Society of Applied Ethology. Proceedings ISAE.
Assessment of juvenile pigs to serve as human pediatric surrogates for preclinical formulation pharmacokinetic testing Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Roth, W.J., Kissinger, C.B., Mccain, R.R., Cooper, B.R., Marchant Forde, J.N., Vreeman, R.C., Hannou, S., Knipp, G.T. 2013. Assessment of juvenile pigs to serve as human pediatric surrogates for preclinical formulation pharmacokinetic testing. American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. 15(2):1-12 DOI: 10.1208/S12248-013-9482-6.
Repeated intranasal oxytocin administration in early life dysregulates the HPA axis and alters social behavior Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rault, J., Carter, C.S., Garner, J.P., Marchant Forde, J.N., Richert, B.T., Lay Jr, D.C. 2013. Repeated intranasal oxytocin administration in early life dysregulates the HPA axis and alters social behavior. Physiology and Behavior. 112-113:40-48.
Gas alternatives to carbon dioxide for euthanasia: A piglet perspective Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rault, J., McMunn, K.A., Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C. 2013. Gas alternatives to carbon dioxide for euthanasia: A piglet perspective. Journal of Animal Science. 4:1874-1883.
The effects of R-salbutamol on growth, carcass measures and health of finishing pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant-Forde, R.M., McMunn, K.A., Richert, B.T. 2012. The effects of R-salbutamol on growth, carcass measures and health of finishing pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 90:4081-4089.
Gas alternatives to carbon dioxide for euthanasia: A piglet perspective - (Abstract Only)
Lay Jr, D.C., Rault, J., McMunn, K.A., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2013. Gas alternatives to carbon dioxide for euthanasia: A piglet perspective. Journal of Animal Science. 91:1874-1883.
Effects of social isolation and environmental enrichment on laboratory housed pigs - (Abstract Only)
Deboer, S.P., Garner, J.P., Eicher, S.D., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2012. Effects of social isolation and environmental enrichment on laboratory housed pigs. International Society of Applied Ethology. Proceedings ISAE.
Does the presence of a human effect the preference of enrichment items in young isolated pigs? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Deboer, S.P., Garner, J.P., Lay Jr, D.C., Eicher, S.D., Lucas, J.R., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2013. Does the presence of a human effect the preference of enrichment items in young isolated pigs?. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 143:96-103.
Behavioral changes in neonatal swine after an 8-hour rest during prolonged transportation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.L., Marchant Forde, J.N., Richert, B.T., Eicher, S.D. 2012. Behavioral changes in neonatal swine after an 8-hour rest during prolonged transportation. Journal of Animal Science. 90:3213-3219.
Plasma cortisol and noradrenalin concentrations in pigs: automated sampling of freely moving pigs housed in PigTurn versus manually sampled and restrained pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Matthews, D.L., Poletto, R., Mccain, R.R., Mann, D.E., Degraw, R., Hampsch, J.M., Peters, S., Knipp, G.T., Kissinger, C.B. 2012. Plasma cortisol and noradrenalin concentrations in pigs: automated sampling of freely moving pigs housed in PigTurn versus manually sampled and restrained pigs. Animal Welfare. 21:197-205.
Use of heart rate variability differentiates between physical and psychological states - (Abstract Only)
Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, R.M., Marchant Forde, J.N., Hogan, D.F. 2011. Use of heart rate variability differentiates between physical and psychological states. Journal of Animal Science. Proceedings ASAS 2011.
Glucosamine:chondroitin or ginger root extract have little effect on articular cartilage in swine - (Abstract Only)
Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N., Richert, B.T., Mcmunn, K.A. 2011. Glucosamine:chondroitin or ginger root extract have little effect on articular cartilage in swine. Joint Abstracts of the American Dairy Science and Society of Animal Science. Proceedings JAM ADSA-ASAS.
Oxytocin reduces separation distress in piglets when given intranasally - (Abstract Only)
Rault, J., Carter, S., Garner, J., Marchant Forde, J.N., Richert, B., Lay Jr, D.C. 2011. Oxytocin reduces separation distress in piglets when given intranasally. International Society of Applied Ethology. Proceedings ISAE.
Does the presence of a human effect the preference of enrichment items in young isolated pigs? - (Abstract Only)
Deboer, S., Lucas, J., Garner, J.P., Eicher, S.D., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2011. Does the presence of a human effect the preference of enrichment items in young isolated pigs?. International Society of Applied Ethology. Proceedings.
The effects of group size on aggression when mixing unacquainted sows in indoor pens - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Garner, J.P., Lay Jr, D.C., Johnson, A.K., Marchant Forde, R.M. 2011. The effects of group size on aggression when mixing unacquainted sows in indoor pens. Journal of Animal Science. Proceedings.
The effects of group size on aggression when mixing unacquainted sows in outdoor paddocks - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Garner, J.P., Johnson, A.K., Marchant-Forde, R.M., Lay Jr, D.C. 2011. The effects of group size on aggression when mixing unacquainted sows in outdoor paddocks. Journal of Animal Science. Proceedings.
The effects of diet ingredients on gastric ulceration and salivary pH in gestating sows - (Abstract Only)
Wiscom, S.L., Richert, B.T., Radcliffe, J., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2011. The effects of diet ingredients on gastric ulceration and salivary pH in gestating sows. American Society of Animal Science. Proceedings.
The effects of diet ingredients on gastric ulceration and stereotypies in gestating sows - (Abstract Only)
Wisdom, S.L., Richert, B.T., Radcliffe, J.S., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2011. The effects of diet ingredients on gastric ulceration and stereotypies in gestating sows. International Society of Applied Ethology. Proceedings.
Action-reaction: using Markov analysis to elucidate social behavior when unacquainted sows are mixed - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Garner, J.P., Lay Jr, D.C., Johnson, A.K. 2011. Action-reaction: using Markov analysis to elucidate social behavior when unacquainted sows are mixed. International Society of Applied Ethology. Proceedings.
Prenatally stressed piglets 'shut down' in response to separation, oxytocin modulates some effects - (Abstract Only)
Rault, J., Mack, L., Carter, S., Garner, J., Marchant Forde, J.N., Richert, B., Lay Jr, D.C. 2011. Prenatally stressed piglets 'shut down' in response to separation, oxytocin modulates some effects. Behavioral Neuroscience. Proceedings.
Effects of oxytocin administration in early life on the behavioral and physiological stress response of swine - (Abstract Only)
Rault, J., Carter, S., Garner, J., Marchant Forde, J.N., Richert, B., Lay Jr, D.C. 2011. Effects of oxytocin administration in early life on the behavioral and physiological stress response of swine. Joint Abstracts of the American Dairy Science and Society of Animal Science. Proceedings.
Castration induced pain in pigs and other livestock - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rault, J., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2011. Castration induced pain in pigs and other livestock. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 135:214-225.
Identification of low and high frequency ranges for heart rate variability and blood pressure variability analyses using pharmacological autonomic blockade with atropine and propranolol in swine. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Poletto, R., Janczak, A.M., Marchant-Forde, R.M., Marchant Forde, J.N., Matthews, D.L., Dowell, C.A., Hogan, D.F., Freeman, L.J., Lay Jr, D.C. 2011. Identification of low and high frequency ranges for heart rate variability and blood pressure variability analyses using pharmacological autonomic blockade with atropine and propranolol in swine. Physiology and Behavior. 103(2):188-196.
Gene Expression of Serotonin and Dopamine Receptors and Monoamine Oxidase-A in the Brain of Dominant and Subordinate Pubertal Pigs Fed a ß-Adrenoreceptor Agonist - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Poletto, R., Steibel, J.P., Cheng, H., Meisel, R.L., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2011. Gene Expression of Serotonin and Dopamine Receptors and Monoamine Oxidase-A in the Brain of Dominant and Subordinate Pubertal Pigs Fed a ß-Adrenoreceptor Agonist. Brain Research. 1381:11-20.
Development Effects of Oxytocin in Piglets by Intranasal or Subcutaneous Administration - (Abstract Only)
Rault, J., Carter, C.S., Cheng, H., Garner, J.P., Marchant Forde, J.N., Richert, B.T., Lay Jr, D.C. 2010. Development Effects of Oxytocin in Piglets by Intranasal or Subcutaneous Administration. Society for Neuroscience Abstracts and Proceedings. Proceedings.
Effects of Diet and Handling on Behavioral and Neurophysiological Indicators of Aggression in Growing - (Abstract Only)
Poletto, R., Richert, B.T., Cheng, H., Meisel, R.L., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2010. Effects of Diet and Handling on Behavioral and Neurophysiological Indicators of Aggression in Growing [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science, American Society of animal Science, Midwest Meeting, March 15-17, 2010, Des Miones, Iowa. 88:48-49 (E-Suppl. 3).
Social Behavior in Swine and Its Impact on Welfare - (Proceedings)
Marchant Forde, J.N. 2010. Social Behavior in Swine and Its Impact on Welfare. In: S. D’Alliere & R. Friendship (Eds) Proceedings of the 21st International Pig Veterinary Society Congress. IPVS 2010, Vancouver, Canada. p. 36-39.
Heart Rate Variability – a Tool to Differentiate Positive and Negative Affective States in Pigs? - (Abstract Only)
Poletto, R., Marchant-Ford, R.M., Marchant Forde, J.N., Rault, J., Hogan, D.F., Lay Jr, D.C. 2010. Heart Rate Variability – a Tool to Differentiate Positive and Negative Affective States in Pigs? [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. 88:415(Suppl. 2).
Aggression in Replacement Grower and Finisher Gilts fed a High-Tryptophan Diet and the Effect of Long-term Human-Animal Interaction Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Poletto, R., Meisel, R.L., Richert, B.T., Cheng, H., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2010. Aggression in Replacement Grower and Finisher Gilts Fed a High-Tryptophan Diet and the Effect of Long-Term Human-Animal Interaction. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 122(24):90-110.
Aggression, behavior and peripheral amine concentrations in relation to ractopamine feeding, sex, and social rank of finishing pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Poletto, R., Meisel, R.L., Richert, B.T., Cheng, H., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2010. Aggression, behavior and peripheral amine concentrations in relation to ractopamine feeding, sex, and social rank of finishing pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 88:1184-1194.
Postnatal piglet husbandry practices and well-being: The effects of alternative techniques delivered separately - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C., Mcmunn, K.A., Cheng, H., Pajor, E.A., Marchant-Forde, R.M. 2009. Postnatal piglet husbandry practices and well-being: The effects of alternative techniques delivered separately. Journal of Animal Science. 87:1479-1492.
The Effects of Tail Docking Method on Piglets' Behavioral Responses to a Formalin Pain Test - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Cheng, H., Lay Jr, D.C., Pajor, E.A., Marchant-Forde, R.M. 2009. The Effects of Tail Docking Method on Piglets' Behavioral Responses to a Formalin Pain Test. International Society of Applied Ethology. Proceedings.
Aggressiveness and brain amines in pigs fed the ß-adrenoreceptor agonist Ractopamine Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Poletto, R., Richert, B.T., Meisel, R.L., Cheng, H., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2010. Aggressiveness and brain amines in pigs fed the ß-adrenoreceptor agonist Ractopamine. Journal of Animal Science. 88:3107-3120.
The Use of Heart Rate Variability as a Novel Method to Differentiate between Affective States - (Abstract Only)
Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant-Forde, R.M., Janczak, A.M., Marchant Forde, J.N., Hogan, D.F. 2009. The Use of Heart Rate Variability as a Novel Method to Differentiate between Affective States. International Society of Applied Ethology. Proceedings 43rd Cong. of ISAE.
Transport losses in market weight pigs: I. A review of cefinitions, incidence and economic impact - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ritter, M.J., Ellis, M., Berry, N.L., Curtis, S.E., Anil, L., Benjamin, M., Butler, D., Dewey, C., Driessen, B., Dubois, P., Hill, J., Marchant Forde, J.N., Matzat, P., Mcglone, J.J., Mormede, P., Moyer, T., Pfalzgraf, K., Salak-Johnson, J., Sterle, J., Stull, C., Whiting, T., Wolter, B., Niekamp, S.R., Johnson, A.K. 2008. Transport losses in market weight pigs: I. A review of cefinitions, incidence and economic impact. Professional Animal Scientist. 25:404-414.
The behavior nutrition interaction in swine - (Abstract Only) - (10-Feb-09)
Postnatal piglet husbandry practices and well being: The effects of alternative techniques delivered separately. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C., Mcmunn, K.A., Cheng, H., Pajor, E.A., Marchant-Forde, R.M. 2009. Postnatal piglet husbandry practices and well being: The effects of alternative techniques delivered separately.. Journal of Animal Science. 87:1479-1492.
Effects of a “step-up” ractopamine feeding program, sex and social rank on growth performance, hoof lesions, and Enterobacteriaceae shedding in finishing pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Poletto, R., Rostagno, M.H., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2009. Effects of a “step-up” ractopamine feeding program, sex and social rank on growth performance, hoof lesions, and Enterobacteriaceae shedding in finishing pigs . Journal of Animal Science. 87(1):304-313.
Exercise in stall-housed gestating gilts: Effects on lameness, the musculo-skeletal system, production and behavior - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schenck, E.L., McMunn, K.A., Nielsen, B.D., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C. 2008. Exercise in stall-housed gestating gilts: Effects on lameness, the musculo-skeletal system, production and behavior. Journal of Animal Science. 86:3166-3180.
Effects of R-Salbutamol on Behavior and Physiology of Finishing Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant-Forde, R.M., Mcmunn, K.A., Richert, B.T. 2008. EFFECTS OF R-SALBUTAMOL ON BEHAVIOR AND PHYSIOLOGY OF FINISHING PIGS. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 86:3110-3124.
Enterobacteriaceae levels in finishing pigs subjected to a ractopamine feeding program - (Proceedings)
Poletto, R., Rostagno, M.H., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2008. Enterobacteriaceae levels in finishing pigs subjected to a ractopamine feeding program. In: Proceedings of the 20th International Pig Veterinary Society International Congress. Vol 1. P.224.
The effects of ractopamine, gender and social rank on aggression and peripheral monoamine levels in finishing pigs. - (Abstract Only)
Poletto, R., Garner, J.P., Cheng, H., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2008. The effects of ractopamine, gender and social rank on aggression and peripheral monoamine levels in finishing pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 86(E.Suppl 2):352.
The social behavior carried out by unacquainted sows on mixing may predict the likelihood of escalation into aggression - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Garner, J.P., Schenck, E.L., Johnson, A.K., Lay, Jr, D.C. 2008. The social behavior carried out by unacquainted sows on mixing may predict the likelihood of escalation into aggression [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. 86(E.Suppl2):352.
Plasma cortisol and norepinephrine concentrations in pigs: automated sampling of freely moving pigs housed in the PigTurn versus manually sampled and restrained pigs - (Abstract Only)
Matthews, D.L., Poletto, R., Marchant Forde, J.N., Mann, D., Guinn, R., Peters, S., Hampsch, J., Zhu, Y., Kissinger, C.B. 2008. Plasma cortisol and norepinephrine concentrations in pigs: automated sampling of freely moving pigs housed in the PigTurn versus manually sampled and restrained pigs. International Society of Applied Ethology [abstract]. In: Eds. L. Boyle, N. O'Connell and A . Hanlon. Proceedings of the 42nd International Congress of the International Society of Applied Ethology. August 5-9, 2008, Dublin, Ireland. p. 126.
Recent advances in the automatic collection of animal behavior and physiology - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Marchant Forde, R.M. 2008. Recent advances in the automatic collection of animal behavior and physiology [abstract]. In: Eds. L. Boyle, N. O'Connell and A . Hanlon. Proceedings of the 42nd International Congress of the International Society of Applied Ethology. August 5-9, 2008, Dublin, Ireland. p. 5.
The value of telemetry for measuring effects of snaring and saline injection on heart rate variability in pigs - (Abstract Only)
Janczak, A.M., Marchant-Forde, R.M., Marchant Forde, J.N., Hogan, D., Matthews, D.L., Dowel, C., Freeman, L.J., Lay Jr, D.C. 2008. The value of telemetry for measuring effects of snaring and saline injection on heart rate variability in pigs [abstract]. In: Boyle, L., O'Connell, N., Hanlon, A., editors. Proceedings of the 42nd International Congress of the International Society of Applied Ethology, August 5-9, 2008, Dublin, Ireland. p. 194.
Effects of ractopamine feeding, gender and social rank on aggressiveness and monoamine concentrations in different brain areas of finishing pigs - (Abstract Only)
Poletto, R., Cheng, H., Meisel, R.L., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2008. Effects of ractopamine feeding, gender and social rank on aggressiveness and monoamine concentrations in different brain areas of finishing pigs [abstract]. In: Eds. L. Boyle, N. O'Connell and A . Hanlon. Proceedings of the 42nd International Congress of the International Society of Applied Ethology. August 5-9, 2008, Dublin, Ireland. p. 83.
Lairage during transport has an impact on the swine innate immunity and commensal bacteria diversity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.L., Minton, J.E., Patterson, J.A., Marchant-Forde, J.N., Eicher, S.D. 2008. Lairage during transport has an impact on the swine innate immunity and commensal bacteria diversity. Journal of Animal Science. 86:1232-1244.
The Effects of Exercise on Production, Interbirth Intervals, and Lying Behaviors in Gestating Stall-Housed Gilts - (Abstract Only)
Schenck, E.L., McMunn, K.A., Nielsen, B.D., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C. 2007. The Effects of Exercise on Production, Interbirth Intervals, and Lying Behaviors in Gestating Stall-Housed Gilts. In: (Eds. F. galindo and L. Avarez). Proceedings of the 41st International Congress of the International Society of Applied Ethology. p. 61.
Behavioral effects of “step-up” ractopamine feeding program on finishing pigs - (Abstract Only)
Poletto, R., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2007. Behavioral effects of “step-up” ractopamine feeding program on finishing pigs. In: (eds. F. galindo and L. Alvargez) Proceedings of the 41st International Congress of the International Society of Applied Ethology. p. 90.
Prototype Device for Computerized Blood Sampling and Data Collection in Freely Moving Swine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hampsch, J., Peters, S., Mann, D., Guinn, R., Matthews, D.L., Kissinger, C., Marchant Forde, J.N., Poletto, R. 2007. Prototype Device for Computerized Blood Sampling and Data Collection in Freely Moving Swine. Journal of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science. 46:138-139.
Exercise increases bone density in the joints and limbs of gestating stall-housed gilts - (Abstract Only)
Schenck, E.L., Mcmunn, K.A., Rosenstein, D., Nielsen, B.D., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C. 2007. Exercise increases bone density in the joints and limbs of gestating stall-housed gilts. Journal of Animal Science. 85(1):364.
Bar-biting - (Book / Chapter) - (22-Apr-07)
Isae the International Society for Applied Ethology - (Book / Chapter) - (22-Apr-07)
Hsus the Humane Society of the United States - (Book / Chapter) - (22-Apr-07)
Stone chewing - (Book / Chapter) - (22-Apr-07)
Thoughts on farm animal welfare - (Other)
Alger, B., Lundeheim, N., Boyle, L.A., Broom, D.M., Eliasson-Selling, L., Holmgren, N., Mattson, B., Grandin, T., Halverson, M., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N., Marchant Forde, R., Li, Y., Pajor, E.A., Stookey, J.M., Zanella, A.J. 2007. Thoughts on farm animal welfare. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 230:185-186.
Mucosal Immune Response to a Prolonged Stressor in Pigs - (Abstract Only)
Eicher, S.D., Williams, J., Patterson, J., Minton, E., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2006. Mucosal immune response to a prolonged stressor in pigs. Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 80(1):40.
Alternative Piglet Processing Procedures Given Singly Affect Cortisol, Behavior and Growth - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, R., McMunn, K.A., Pajor, E.A., Cheng, H. 2006. Alternative piglet processing procedures given singly affect cortisol, behavior and growth. Journal of Animal Science. 84(1):412.
The Impact of Routine Piglet Processing Procedures on Well-Being. Ii. Identification, Iron Administration and Combined Processing - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, R., Mcmunn, K.A., Cheng, H. 2006. The impact of routine piglet processing procedures on well-being. ii. identification, iron administration and combined processing. Proceedings of the North American Regional Meeting of the International Society of Applied Ethology. p. 48.
The Impact of Routine Piglet Processing Procedures on Well-Being. I. Teeth Resection, Tail-Docking, and Castration - (Abstract Only)
Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N., Marchant Forde, R., McMunn, K.A., Cheng, H. 2006. The impact of routine piglet processing procedures on well-being. i. teeth resection, tail-docking, and castration. Proceedings of the North American Regional Meeting of the International Society of Applied Ethology. p. 46.
Age at Transport Effects on Behavioral Responses in Dairy Calves to Novel Stimuli - (Abstract Only)
Eicher, S.D., Johnson, T.A., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2006. Age at transport effects on behavioral responses in dairy calves to novel stimuli. Journal of Animal Science. 84(1):305.
Effects of Lairage During Transport on Innate Immune Function of Swine - (Abstract Only)
Williams, J.L., Eicher, S.D., Patterson, J.A., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2006. Effects of lairage during transport on innate immune function of swine. Journal of Animal Science. 84(1):417.
Behavioral Responses of Minipigs to the Pigturn®: a Novel Laboratory Penning System - (Abstract Only)
Poletto, R., Marchant Forde, J.N., Mann, D.D., Hampsch, J.M., Kissinger, C.B. 2006. Behavioral responses of minipigs to the PigTurn®: a novel laboratory penning system. In: (Eds. M. Mendl, et al.). 40th International Congress of the International Society of Applied Ethology. p. 252.
Factors Associated with Preweaning Mortality on Commercial Pig Farms in England and Wales - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
O'Reilly, K.M., Harris, M.J., Mendl, M.T., Held, S., Moinard, C., Statham, P., Marchant Forde, J.N., Green, L.E. 2006. Factors associated with preweaning mortality on commercial pig farms in England and Wales. Veterinary Record. 159:193-196.
Two Alternative Combinations of Pig Processing Methods Affect Cortisol and Behavior - (Abstract Only)
Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N., Mcmunn, K.A., Marchant Forde, R., Pajor, E.A., Cheng, H. 2006. Two alternative combinations of pig processing methods affect cortisol and behavior. Journal of Animal Science. 84(1):412.
Chapter 4: Welfare of Gestating Sows - (Book / Chapter)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Pajor, E.A. 2009. Welfare of Gestating Sows. In: Marchant-Forde, J.N., editor. The Welfare of Pigs. Dordrecht, The Netherlands:Springer Science + Business Media B.V. p. 95-140.
Effects of Stall Or Small Group Gestation Housing on the Production, Health and Behavior of Gilts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harris, M.J., Pajor, E.A., Sorrells, A.D., Eicher, S.D., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2006. Effects of stall or small group gestation housing on the production, health and behavior of gilts. Livestock Production Science. 102:171-179.
Effects of Lairage During Transport on Innate Immune Function of Swine - (Proceedings) - (04-Dec-05)
Out-of-Feed Events in Grow-Finish Pigs: Causes & Consequences - (Experiment Station)
Brumm, M.C., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, J.N., Marchant Forde, R. 2005. Out-of-feed events in grow-finish pigs: causes & consequences. 2005 Nebraska Swine Report. p. 9-11.
Effects of Albuterol on Behavioral and Heart Rate Responses of Finishing Pigs to Handling - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Mcmunn, K.A., Richert, B.T., Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, R. 2005. Effects of albuterol on behavioral and heart rate responses of finishing pigs to handling. Journal of Animal Science. 83(1):324.
Effects of Albuterol on the Growth and Carcass Characteristics of Finishing Pigs - (Abstract Only)
Richert, B.T., Hinson, R.B., Marchant Forde, R., Lay Jr, D.C., Mcmunn, K.A., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2005. Effects of albuterol on the growth and carcass characteristics of finishing pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 83(1):345.
Effects of a New Growth Promoter (R-Albuterol) for Commercial Swine Production - (Abstract Only)
London, C.J., Aber, G., Sadler, M., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2005. Effects of a new growth promoter (r-albuterol) for commercial swine production. BIO 2005. Annual International Convention of Biotechnology Industry Organization. http://www.bio/org/events/2005/poster/posteronline/abs_desc.asp?p=yes&id=67.
Effects of Albuterol on Behavior and Physyiology of Finishing Pigs - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C., Mcmunn, K.A., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, R. 2005. Effects of albuterol on behavior and physyiology of finishing pigs. International Society of Applied Ethology. p. 65.
Sow Steriotypic Behaviour in Relation to Dietary Sodium Bicarbonate - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Pajor, E.A. 2005. Sow steriotypic behaviour in relation to dietary sodium bicarbonate. International Society of Applied Ethology. p. 134.
The Fatigued Pig Syndrome - (Abstract Only)
Ritter, M., Ellis, M., Johnson, A.K., Benjamin, M., Dubois, P., Marchant Forde, J.N., Green, A., Pfalzgraf, K., Matzat, P., Mormede, P., Moyer, T., Siemens, M., Sterle, J., Whiting, T., Wolter, B. 2005. A review of the fatigued pig syndrome. Journal of Animal Science. 83:(1):258.
Effects of Albuterol on the Physiology of Finishing Pigs - (Abstract Only)
Lay Jr, D.C., Marchant Forde, J.N., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, R., Mcmunn, K.A. 2005. Effects of albuterol on the physiology of finishing pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 83(1)245.
Bridging Differences Between Europe and the U.S.A. - Research - (Proceedings)
Marchant Forde, J.N., Lay Jr, D.C. Bridging differences between europe and the u.s.a. - research. Future Trends in Animal Agriculture. p.54.
Out-of-Feed Events in Grow-Finish Pigs: Causes & Consequences - (Proceedings)
Brumm, M.C., Richert, B.T., Marchant Forde, J.N., Marchant Forde, R. 2004. Out-of-feed events in grow-finish pigs: causes & consequences. 45th George A. Young Swine Health & Management Conferece. p. 6-15.
Age at Transport Effects on Behavioral Responses in Dairy Calves to Novel Stimuli - (Abstract Only)
Johnson, T.A., Eicher, S.D., Marchant Forde, J.N., Wilcox, C.S. 2004. Age at transport effects on behavioral responses in dairy calves to novel stimuli. International Society of Applied Ethology. p. 25.
Gestation Induced Changes in Behavior and Autonomic Regulation of Cardiac Activity in Gilts - (Abstract Only)
Marchant Forde, R., Marchant Forde, J.N. Gestation induced changes in behavior and autonomic regulation of cardiac activity in gilts. Journal of Animal Science. 82(1):277.
Validation of a Cardiac Monitor for Measuring Heart Rate Variability in Adult Female Pigs: Accuracy, Artifacts and Editing - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (18-Sep-03)
Assessing Animal Welfare: Specific Research Approaches. the Effects of Ractopamine on Behavior and Physiology of Finishing Pigs - (Proceedings)
MARCHANT FORDE, J.N., LAY JR, D.C., PAJOR, E.A., RICHERT, B.T., SCHINICKEL, A.P. ASSESSING ANIMAL WELFARE: SPECIFIC RESEARCH APPROACHES. THE EFFECTS OF RACTOPAMINE ON BEHAVIOR AND PHYSIOLOGY OF FINISHING PIGS. TRENDS IN AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE. 2003. P. 19.
Effects of Feed-Back from the Nest on Maternal Responsiveness and Postural Changes in Primiparous Sows During the First 24 Hours after Farrowing Onset - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
PEDERSEN, L.J., DAMM, B.I., MARCHANT FORDE, J.N., JENSEN, K.H. EFFECTS OF FEED-BACK FROM THE NEST ON MATERNAL RESPONSIVENESS AND POSTURAL CHANGES IN PRIMIPAROUS SOWS DURING THE FIRST 24 HOURS AFTER FARROWING ONSET. APPLIED ANIMAL BEHAVIOR SCIENCE. 2003.
Does Feed-Back from a Nest Affect Periparturient Behavior, Heart Rate and Circulatory Cortisol and Oxytocin in Gilts? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
DAMM, B.I., PEDERSEN, L.J., MARCHANT FORDE, J.N., GILBERT, C.L. DOES FEED-BACK FROM A NEST AFFECT PERIPARTURIENT BEHAVIOR, HEART RATE AND CIRCULATORY CORTISOL AND OXYTOCIN IN GILTS?. APPLIED ANIMAL BEHAVIOR SCIENCE. 2003.
The Effects of Dietary Sodium Bicarbonate on Oro-Nasal Behaviors of Gestating Sows - (Abstract Only)
MARCHANT FORDE, J.N., PAJOR, E.A. The effects of dietary sodium bicarbonate on oro-nasal behaviors of gestating sows. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ANIMAL SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS. 2003.
Housing the Sow Without Crates - Challenges and Solutions - (Abstract Only)
MARCHANT FORDE, J.N. HOUSING THE SOW WITHOUT CRATES - CHALLENGES AND SOLUTIONS. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ANIMAL SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS. 2003.
Validation of a 24h Polar Rr Recorder for Measuring Heart Rate Variability in Pigs - (Abstract Only)
MARCHANT FORDE, R.M., MARLIN, D.J., MARCHANT FORDE, J.N. VALIDATION OF A 24H POLAR RR RECORDER FOR MEASURING HEART RATE VARIABILITY IN PIGS. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ANIMAL SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS. 2003.
The Effects of Ractopamine on Behavior and Physiology of Finishing Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
MARCHANT FORDE, J.N., LAY JR, D.C., PAJOR, E.A., RICHERT, B.T., SCHINCKEL, A.P. THE EFFECTS OF RACTOPAMINE ON BEHAVIOR AND PHYSIOLOGY OF FINISHING PIGS. JOURNAL OF ANIMAL SCIENCE. 2003. V 81. P. 416-422.
A Note on the Effect of Gestation Housing Environment on Approach Test Measures in Gilts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
MARCHANT FORDE, J.N., BRADSHAW, R.H., MARCHANT FORDE, R.M., BROOM, D.M. A NOTE ON THE EFFECT OF GESTATION HOUSING ENVIRONMENT ON APPROACH TEST MEASURES IN GILTS. APPLIED ANIMAL BEHAVIOR SCIENCE. 2003.
Does Feed-Back from a Nest Affect Peripaturient Behavior, Hormones and Heart Rate in Gilts? - (Abstract Only)
MARCHANT FORDE, J.N., DAMM, B.I., PEDERSEN, L.J., GILBERT, C.L. DOES FEED-BACK FROM A NEST AFFECT PERIPATURIENT BEHAVIOR, HORMONES AND HEART RATE IN GILTS?. INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF APPLIED ETHOLOGY. 2002.
The Effects of Ractopamine - a Beta Adrenergic Agonist - on Behavior, Heart Rate and Stress Hormones of Finishing Pigs - (Abstract Only)
MARCHANT FORDE, J.N., LAY JR, D.C., RICHERT, B.T., SCHINCKEL, A.P., PAJOR, E.A. THE EFFECTS OF RACTOPAMINE - A BETA ADRENERGIC AGONIST - ON BEHAVIOR, HEART RATE AND STRESS HORMONES OF FINISHING PIGS. INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF APPLIED ETHOLOGY. 2002.
The Effects of Analgesia on Behavior and Heart Rate During Dehorning in Calves - (Abstract Only)
MARCHANT FORDE, R.M., WEARY, D.M., MARCHANT FORDE, J.N. THE EFFECTS OF ANALGESIA ON BEHAVIOR AND HEART RATE DURING DEHORNING IN CALVES. INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF APPLIED ETHOLOGY. 2002.
Does Feedback from a Nest Affect Periparturient Behaviour, Hormones and Heart Rate in Gilts? - (Abstract Only)
DAMM, B.J., PEDERSEN, L.J., MARCHANT FORDE, J.N., GILBERT, C.L. DOES FEEDBACK FROM A NEST AFFECT PERIPARTURIENT BEHAVIOUR, HORMONES AND HEART RATE IN GILTS?. INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF APPLIED ETHOLOGY. 2002.
The Effects of Ractopamine on Behavior and Physiology of Finishing Pigs - (Abstract Only)
MARCHANT FORDE, J.N., LAY JR, D.C., RICHERT, B.T., PAJOR, E.A. THE EFFECTS OF RACTOPAMINE ON BEHAVIOR AND PHYSIOLOGY OF FINISHING PIGS. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ANIMAL SCIENCE. 2002.
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