Michael Cockram

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NameMichael Cockram
PositionFaculty Member
Emailmcockram@upei.ca
Department(s)Health Management
Phone(902) 566-6785
BuildingAVC - Room 420S
Websitehttp://awc.upei.ca/People/Chair

Research Interests

  • Transport and pre-slaughter management of farm animals
  • Animal welfare assessment
  • Sleep and fatigue in sheep

Grants

Environmental enrichment to reduce stress in shelter cats
  • Sir James Dunn
  • Atlantic Veterinary College
Transportation of animals for slaughter in Canada: current practice, welfare issues and regulatory control
  • Sir James Dunn
  • Atlantic Veterinary College

Other Scholars in Health Management

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Relationship between feeding, stereotypies, and plasma glucose concentrations in food-restricted and restrained sowsTerlouw, E. M. C.; Lawrence, A. B.; Koolhaas, J. M.; Cockram, M. S.
The effects of driving events on the stability and resting behaviour of cattle, young calves and pigsCockram, M. S.; Spence, J. Y.
A review of behavioural and physiological responses of sheep to stressors to identify potential behavioural signs of distressCockram, M. S.
The behavioural, endocrine and leucocyte response of ewes to repeated removal of lambs before the age of natural weaningCockram, M. S.; Imlah, P.; Goddard, P. J.; Harkiss, G. D.; Waran, N. K.
Sheep transportCockram, M. S.
Resting behaviour of sheep in a slaughterhouse lairageKim, F. B.; Jackson, R. E.; Gordon, G. D. H.; Cockram, M. S.
Bruising and biochemical measures of stress, dehydration and injury determined at slaughter in sheep transported from farms or marketsJarvis, A. M.; Cockram, M. S.; McGilp, I. M.
Some factors influencing behaviour of cattle in a slaughterhouse lairageCockram, M. S.
Effects of air temperature, air velocity and feeding level on apparent digestibility, water intake, water loss and growth in calves given a milk substitute dietCockram, M. S.; Rowan, T. G.
Handling, bruising and dehydration of cattle at the time of slaughterJarvis, A. M.; Messer, C. D. A.; Cockram, M. S.
Effects of a 15h journey followed by either 12h starvation or ad libitum hay on the behaviour and blood chemistry of sheepCockram, M. S.; Kent, J. E.; Waran, N. K.; McGilp, I. M.; Jackson, R. E.; Amory, J. R.; Southall, E. L.; O'Riordan, T.; McConnell, T. I.; Wilkins, B. S.
Criteria and potential reasons for maximum journey times for farm animals destined for slaughterCockram, M. S.
Food, water and malnutritionLawrence, A. B.; Tolkamp, B.; Cockram, M. S.; Ashworth, C. J.; Dwyer, C. M.; Simm, G.
The effects of some factors associated with transportation on the behavioural and physiological reactions of farmed red deerGrigor, P. N.; Goddard, P. J.; Cockram, M. S.; Rennie, S. C.; Macdonald, A. J.
Is sleep in animals affected by prior waking experiences?Langford, F. M.; Cockram, M. S.
The effects of 24 h water deprivation when associated with some aspects of transportation on the behaviour and blood chemistry of sheepJackson, R. E.; Cockram, M. S.; Goddard, P. J.; Doherty, O. M.; McGilp, I. M.; Waran, N. K.
Resting behaviour of cattle in a slaughterhouse lairageCockram, M. S.
Effect of driver behaviour, driving events and road type on the stability and resting behaviour of sheep in transitCockram, M. S.; Baxter, E. M.; Smith, L. A.; Bell, S.; Howard, C. M.; Prescott, R. J.; Mitchell, M. A.
"Resting" behaviour of cattle in a slaughterhouse lairageCockram, M. S.
Behavioural and physiological responses of sheep to 16 h transport and a novel environment post-transportCockram, M. S.; Kent, J. E.; Goddard, P. J.; Waran, N. K.; Jackson, R. E.; Mcgilp, I. M.; Southall, E. L.; Amory, J. R.; Mcconnell, T. I.; O'Riordan, T.; Wilkins, B. S.
Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows during the 24h before normal calving compared with behaviour during late pregnancyMiedema, Hanna M.; Cockram, Michael S.; Dwyer, Cathy M.; Macrae, Alastair I.
A comparison of wooden slats and straw bedding on the behaviour of sheepGordon, G. D. H.; Cockram, M. S.
Some preslaughter factors affecting the occurrence of bruising in sheepCockram, M. S.; Lee, R. A.
Approaches to teaching animal welfare at 13 veterinary schools worldwideHewson, C. J.; Baranyiová, E.; Broom, D. M.; Cockram, M. S.; Galindo, F.; Hanlon, A. J.; Hänninen, L.; Lexer, D.; Mellor, D. J.; Molento, C. F. M.; Ödberg, F. O.; Serpell, J. A.; Sisto, A. M.; Stafford, K. J.; Stookey, J. M.; Waldau, P.
A comparison of the welfare and meat quality of veal calves slaughtered on the farm with those subjected to transportation and lairageGrigor, P. N.; Cockram, M. S.; Steele, W. B.; McIntyre, J.; Williams, C. L.; Leushuis, I. E.; Reenen, C. G.
Effect of source and lairage on some behavioural and biochemical measurements of feed restriction and dehydration in cattle at a slaughterhouseJarvis, A. M.; Harrington, D. W. J.; Cockram, M. S.
Effect of space allowance during transport on the behavioural and physiological responses of lambs during and after transportCockram, M. S.; Kent, J. E.; Goddard, P. J.; Waran, N. K.; McGilp, I. M.; Jackson, R. E.; Muwanga, G. M.; Prytherch, S.
Environmental conditions within livestock vehicles during the commercial transport of sheepJarvis, A. M.; Cockram, M. S.
Effect of lairage during 24 h of transport on the behavioural and physiological responses of sheepCockram, M. S.; Kent, J. E.; Jackson, R. E.; Goddard, P. J.; Doherty, O. M.; McGilp, I. M.; Fox, A.; Studdert-Kennedy, T.; McConnell, T. I.; O'Riordan, T.
The influence of source, sex class and pre-slaughter handling on the bruising of cattle at two slaughterhousesJarvis, A. M.; Selkirk, L.; Cockram, M. S.
Effects of handling and transport on bruising of sheep sent directly from farms to slaughterJarvis, A. M.; Cockram, M. S.
Some factors affecting resting behaviour of sheep in slaughterhouse lairages after transport from farmsJarvis, A. M.; Cockram, M. S.
The behavioural and physiological responses of farmed red deer (Cervus elaphus) penned adjacent to other speciesAbeyesinghe, S. M.; Goddard, P. J.; Cockram, M. S.
Effect of pre-slaughter handling on the behaviour and blood composition of beef cattleCockram, M. S.; Corley, K. T. T.
The resting behaviour of sheep in a slaughterhouse lairage after transportationKim, F. B.; Cockram, M. S.
Role of research in the formulation of 'rules' to protect the welfare of farm animals during road transportationCockram, M. S.; Mitchell, M. A.
Handling of sheep at markets and the incidence of bruisingJarvis, A. M.; Cockram, M. S.
Effects of space allowance during transport and duration of mid-journey lairage period on the physiological, behavioural and immunological responses of young calves during and after transportGrigor, P. N.; Cockram, M. S.; Steele, W. B.; Sueur, C. J.; Forsyth, R. E.; Guthrie, J. A.; Johnson, A. K.; Sandilands, V.; Reid, H. W.; Sinclair, C.; Brown, H. K.
Effect of air temperature on the abomasal and small intestinal digestion of a milk substitute diet given to young calvesCockram, M. S.; Rowan, T. G.
The behavioural, endocrine and immune responses of sheep to isolationCockram, M. S.; Ranson, M.; Imlah, P.; Goddard, P. J.; Burrells, C.; Harkiss, G. D.
Behavioural predictors of the start of normal and dystocic calving in dairy cows and heifersMiedema, Hanna M.; Cockram, Michael S.; Dwyer, Cathy M.; Macrae, Alastair I.
Methods for measuring feeding motivation in sheepJackson, R. E.; Waran, N. K.; Cockram, M. S.
Animal-handling teaching at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of EdinburghCockram, M. S.; Aitchison, K.; Collie, D. D. S.; Goodman, G.; Murray, J. A.
Comparison of effects of different methods of culling red deer (Cervus elaphus) by shooting on behaviour and post mortem measurements of blood chemistry, muscle glycogen and carcase characteristicsCockram, M. S.; Shaw, D. J.; Milne, E.; Bryce, R.; McClean, C.; Daniels, M. J.
Survey of euthanasia practices in animal shelters in CanadaCaffrey, Niamh; Mounchili, Aboubakar; McConkey, Sandra; Cockram, Michael S.

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A review of behavioural and physiological responses of sheep to stressors to identify potential behavioural signs of distress - ir:127426306:03:08 2014-08-28
The behavioural, endocrine and leucocyte response of ewes to repeated removal of lambs before the age of natural weaning - ir:128124011:51:50 2014-08-28
Sheep transport - ir:127321305:35:37 2014-08-29
Resting behaviour of sheep in a slaughterhouse lairage - ir:139323112:05:40 2014-08-28
Bruising and biochemical measures of stress, dehydration and injury determined at slaughter in sheep transported from farms or markets - ir:132124506:07:09 2014-08-28
Some factors influencing behaviour of cattle in a slaughterhouse lairage - ir:127723020:20:49 2014-08-28
Effects of air temperature, air velocity and feeding level on apparent digestibility, water intake, water loss and growth in calves given a milk substitute diet - ir:128924311:54:59 2014-08-28
Handling, bruising and dehydration of cattle at the time of slaughter - ir:132327407:07:51 2014-08-28
Effects of a 15h journey followed by either 12h starvation or ad libitum hay on the behaviour and blood chemistry of sheep - ir:128426011:53:04 2014-08-28
Criteria and potential reasons for maximum journey times for farm animals destined for slaughter - ir:127224211:50:24 2014-08-28
Food, water and malnutrition - ir:139523612:06:13 2014-08-28
The effects of some factors associated with transportation on the behavioural and physiological reactions of farmed red deer - ir:130622206:04:12 2014-08-28
Is sleep in animals affected by prior waking experiences? - ir:139422112:05:55 2014-08-28
The effects of 24 h water deprivation when associated with some aspects of transportation on the behaviour and blood chemistry of sheep - ir:131522806:05:55 2014-08-28
Resting behaviour of cattle in a slaughterhouse lairage - ir:127521805:57:48 2014-08-29
Effect of driver behaviour, driving events and road type on the stability and resting behaviour of sheep in transit - ir:127929023:18:34 2014-08-28
"Resting" behaviour of cattle in a slaughterhouse lairage - ir:127623207:24:29 2014-08-29
Behavioural and physiological responses of sheep to 16 h transport and a novel environment post-transport - ir:262621817:54:04 2014-08-25
Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows during the 24h before normal calving compared with behaviour during late pregnancy - ir:73130406:34:09 2014-08-28
A comparison of wooden slats and straw bedding on the behaviour of sheep - ir:130225103:20:01 2014-08-29
Some preslaughter factors affecting the occurrence of bruising in sheep - ir:128522109:47:13 2014-08-29
Approaches to teaching animal welfare at 13 veterinary schools worldwide - ir:130821206:04:38 2014-08-28
Relationship between feeding, stereotypies, and plasma glucose concentrations in food-restricted and restrained sows - ir:455317212:10:09 2014-08-25
A comparison of the welfare and meat quality of veal calves slaughtered on the farm with those subjected to transportation and lairage - ir:130423511:56:46 2014-08-28
Effect of source and lairage on some behavioural and biochemical measurements of feed restriction and dehydration in cattle at a slaughterhouse - ir:132222406:07:22 2014-08-28
Effect of space allowance during transport on the behavioural and physiological responses of lambs during and after transport - ir:128223311:52:14 2014-08-28
Environmental conditions within livestock vehicles during the commercial transport of sheep - ir:131720506:06:21 2014-08-28
Effect of lairage during 24 h of transport on the behavioural and physiological responses of sheep - ir:128323803:26:47 2014-08-29
The influence of source, sex class and pre-slaughter handling on the bruising of cattle at two slaughterhouses - ir:132426606:07:51 2014-08-28
Effects of handling and transport on bruising of sheep sent directly from farms to slaughter - ir:132020806:06:57 2014-08-28
Some factors affecting resting behaviour of sheep in slaughterhouse lairages after transport from farms - ir:131920106:06:46 2014-08-28
The behavioural and physiological responses of farmed red deer (Cervus elaphus) penned adjacent to other species - ir:126821607:58:42 2014-08-29
Effect of pre-slaughter handling on the behaviour and blood composition of beef cattle - ir:128020411:51:28 2014-08-28
The resting behaviour of sheep in a slaughterhouse lairage after transportation - ir:139221906:11:26 2014-08-28
Role of research in the formulation of 'rules' to protect the welfare of farm animals during road transportation - ir:128624011:53:48 2014-08-28
Handling of sheep at markets and the incidence of bruising - ir:131819223:08:14 2014-08-28
Effects of space allowance during transport and duration of mid-journey lairage period on the physiological, behavioural and immunological responses of young calves during and after transport - ir:130525006:03:59 2014-08-28
Effect of air temperature on the abomasal and small intestinal digestion of a milk substitute diet given to young calves - ir:128822011:54:40 2014-08-28
The effects of driving events on the stability and resting behaviour of cattle, young calves and pigs - ir:499525519:13:38 2014-08-28
The behavioural, endocrine and immune responses of sheep to isolation - ir:128722511:54:19 2014-08-28
Behavioural predictors of the start of normal and dystocic calving in dairy cows and heifers - ir:140028303:22:53 2014-08-28
Methods for measuring feeding motivation in sheep - ir:131621206:06:07 2014-08-28
Animal-handling teaching at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh - ir:127822106:03:47 2014-08-28
Comparison of effects of different methods of culling red deer (Cervus elaphus) by shooting on behaviour and post mortem measurements of blood chemistry, muscle glycogen and carcase characteristics - ir:85635109:06:11 2014-08-28
Survey of euthanasia practices in animal shelters in Canada - ir:65237306:12:08 2014-08-28