Department of Veterinary Clinical Science

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

Dr. R. A. D. Eranda Indrajith

Prof.Ariyaratne

Dr. R. A. D. Eranda Indrajith

Lecturer in in Veterinary Clinical Studies

Office Address :

Department of Basic Veterinary Sciences
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science,
University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya 20400,
Sri Lanka.

Email : 
Phone :  earajapaksha@ucdavis.edu, eranda_rajapaksha@yahoo.com
Education :
  • BVSc (Peradeniya)
  • MSc (Edinburgh)
Research Interests:
  • Animal Behavior
  • Animal Welfare
  • Veterinary Medicine
Publications(selected):
  • Ratnayake R.M.T.K., Rajapaksha, R.A.D.E., and. Dangolla, A Effects of Chain length on stereotypic behavior of Asian elephants in a captive management facility. International elephant conservation and research symposium, November 2008 in Thailand.
  • Rajapaksha, R.A.D.E., Lyons, L. and Mintline E. Evaluation of catnip oil and feline facial pheromone odor on behavior of domestic cats in a research colony (Felis silvestris catus). Abstract submission and oral presentation at AVSAB annual congress 2008 July in New Orleans.
  • Rajapaksha, R.A.D.E., Dangolla, A. Comparison of performance between imported and locally bred landmine detection dogs in Sri Lanka Abstract publication. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research , Volume 3 , Issue 4 , Pages 179 - 180.
  • E. Rajapaksha, M.J. Harris, C.M. Sherwin and S. Harris, Development and assesment of gait scoring system for captive elephants. Oral presentation at the ISAE annual congress. Bristol UK, August 2006