Familar odor
Enrichment type:
sensory
Species:
all

Familar Odor

Chickens have been found to exhibit less fear if they are provided with a familar odor.

Sources

  1. Jones, B. R., Facchin, L., McCorquodale, C. 2002. Social dispersal by domestic chicks in a novel environment: reassuring properties of a familiar odourant. Animal Behaviour 63, 659-666.