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Dr Kirsty Chidgey MSc, BSc, PhD

Teaching Technician

Institute of Vet, Animal and Biomedical Sciences

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: 85854
    Location: 2.01, Wildbase Building
    Campus: Turitea

Qualifications

  • Master of Science (Animal Science) (2012)
  • Bachelor of Science (Animal Science) (2008)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (2016)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 1 0

Research Outputs

Journal

Chidgey, KL., Morel, PCH., Stafford, KJ., & Barugh, IW. (2017). Sow and piglet behavioral associations in farrowing pens with temporary crating and in farrowing crates. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research. 20, 91-101
[Journal article]Authored by: Chidgey, K., Morel, P., Stafford, K.
Chidgey, KL., Morel, PCH., Stafford, KJ., & Barugh, IW. (2016). The performance and behaviour of gilts and their piglets is influenced by whether they were born and reared in farrowing crates or farrowing pens. Livestock Science. 193, 51-57
[Journal article]Authored by: Chidgey, K., Morel, P., Stafford, K.
Chidgey, KL., Morel, PCH., Stafford, KJ., & Barugh, IW. (2016). The behaviour of sows and piglets housed in either a conventional farrowing crate or farrowing pen with temporary crating on a commercial farm. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 176, 12-18
[Journal article]Authored by: Chidgey, K., Stafford, K.
Chidgey, KL., Morel, PCH., Stafford, KJ., & Barugh, IW. (2016). Erratum to "Observations of sows and piglets housed in farrowing pens with temporary crating or farrowing crates on a commercial farm" [Appl. Anim. Behav. Sci. 176C (2016) 12-18]. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 179, 103
[Journal article]Authored by: Chidgey, K., Morel, P., Stafford, K.
Chidgey, KL., Morel, PCH., Stafford, KJ., & Barugh, IW. (2016). Observations of sows and piglets housed in farrowing pens with temporary crating or farrowing crates on a commercial farm. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 176, 12-18
[Journal article]Authored by: Chidgey, K., Morel, P., Stafford, K.
Chidgey, KL., Morel, PCH., Stafford, KJ., & Barugh, IW. (2015). Sow and piglet productivity and sow reproductive performance in farrowing pens with temporary crating or farrowing crates on a commercial New Zealand pig farm. Livestock Science. 173, 87-94
[Journal article]Authored by: Chidgey, K., Morel, P., Stafford, K.
Chidgey, KL., Morel, PCH., Stafford, KJ., & Barugh, IW. (2014). Sow and piglet productivity and sow reproductive performance in farrowing pens with temporary crating or farrowing crates on a commercial New Zealand pig farm. Livestock Science.
[Journal article]Authored by: Chidgey, K., Stafford, K.
Chidgey, KL., Morel, PCH., & Barugh, IW. (2013). The Welfare and Productivity of Dry Sows in Different Group Housing Systems in New Zealand. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science. 16(2), 150-167
[Journal article]Authored by: Chidgey, K., Morel, P.

Conference

Chidgey, K., Morel, PCH., Stafford, K., & Barugh, I. (2016). Behavioural observations of sows and piglets housed in farrowing pens withtemporary crating, or farrowing crates. In Upcoming ISAE: new scientists, new methodologies, new technologies, Upcoming ISAE: new scientists, new methodologies, new technologies
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Chidgey, K., Morel, P., Stafford, K.
Chidgey, KL., Morel, PCH., Barugh, IW., & Stafford, KJ.(2013, November). The behaviour of sows towards piglets in farrowing crates and farrowing pens in New Zealand. Manipulating Pig Production. (XIV)(pp. 239 - 239). 1324-9177.
[Conference]Authored by: Chidgey, K., Morel, P., Stafford, K.

Media and Links

Media

  • 28 Aug 2014 - Newspaper, Online
    Bigger pens, more piglet deaths
    General News
  • 21 Apr 2016 - Newspaper, Online
    Pig farrowing crates to remain in spite of animal

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