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Chris Andrews MSc, BSc

Lecturer in Animal Science

School of Agriculture and Environment

Professional

Qualifications

  • Master of Science, First Class Honours - Massey University (2016)
  • Bachelor of Science - Massey University (2013)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Reproductive physiology/neurophysiology
Canine and feline reproduction
Felid conservation biology
Stress physiology
The effects of stress on reproduction

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Agricultural And Veterinary Sciences (070000):
Animal Behaviour (060801): Animal Developmental and Reproductive Biology (060803): Animal Physiology - Systems (060603):
Animal Production (070200): Animal Reproduction (070206):
Animal Structure and Function (060807): Biological Sciences (060000): Physiology (060600): Zoology (060800)

Research Outputs

Journal

Andrews, CJ., Thomas, DG., Welch, MV., Yapura, J., & Potter, MA. (2020). Monitoring ovarian function and detecting pregnancy in felids: A review. Theriogenology. 157, 245-253
[Journal article]Authored by: Andrews, C., Potter, M., Thomas, D., Yapura, M.
Andrews, CJ., Thomas, DG., Yapura, J., & Potter, MA. (2019). Reproductive biology of the 38 extant felid species: a review. Mammal Review. 49(1), 16-30
[Journal article]Authored by: Andrews, C., Potter, M., Thomas, D., Yapura, M.
Andrews, CJ., Potter, MA., & Thomas, DG. (2015). Quantification of activity in domestic cats (Felis catus) by accelerometry. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 173, 17-21
[Journal article]Authored by: Andrews, C., Potter, M., Thomas, D.

Thesis

Andrews, C. (2016). The assessment of activity in colony-housed domestic cats (Felis catus). (Master's Thesis)
[Masters Thesis]Authored by: Andrews, C.Edited by: Thomas, D.

Conference

Andrews, C., Thomas, D., & Potter, M. (2016). Can activity assessment be used to detect oestrus in felids?. Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science in association with AHDB. Vol. 7: British Society of Animal Science
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Andrews, C., Potter, M., Thomas, D.

Other

Andrews, C., Thomas, D., Welch, M., Yapura, M., & Potter, M. (2020). A dataset of circulating estradiol and progesterone, and fecal estradiol and progesterone metabolite concentrations of female felids. Retreived from https://data.mendeley.com/datasets/h8mcfz95bf/1
[Dataset]Authored by: Andrews, C., Potter, M., Thomas, D., Yapura, M.