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Table 2 Time allocation (min) in the feed alley and drainage bed with sand or wood shavings at different depths (means ± SE) in Exp2

From: Impacts of drainage beds covered with sand and wood shavings on the comfort behaviour of dairy buffalo in a temperate climate

LocationAll standingStanding onlyLyingDefecation
Alley209.7 ± 9.6A72.0 ± 9.0A0.4 ± 0.1A
S-10b120.4 ± 14.6aB120.4 ± 14.6aB146.8 ± 26.4A0.5 ± 0.0AB
WS-15211.8 ± 13.5A211.8 ± 13.5C343.5 ± 28.9B0.8 ± 0.1BC
WS-20155.9 ± 12.8bB155.9 ± 12.8bB251.9 ± 30.7C0.6 ± 0. 1BC
  1. a,b Means within variable having different superscript letters differ (P < 0.05); A, B, C Means within variable having different superscript letters differ (P < 0.01)