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distress


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A state of motivation relating to stress that the animal is unable to cope with. An animal may be in distress as a result of physical environmental factors, such as excessive cold or heat, or as a result of social interactions or predator avoidance.

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences — Sports and Exercise Medicine.


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