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  1. Jun 24 2017

    2017 UK Dog Bite Prevention & Behaviour Conference

    Registration is now open for the fourth annual UK Dog Bite Prevention and Behaviour Conference which will be held on the south London campus of Kingston University on June 24-25, 2017.Now in...

  2. Bites dog people: general characteristics

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Marat T. Makenov, Olga A. Mihaylova

    The analysis of appeals for medical help concerned with dog bites made by dwellers of the Omsk City in 2006-2010 has been performed, using the materials of the "Omsk Regional Center for...

  3. Relationship Between Scarring and Dog Aggression in Pit Bull-Type Dogs Involved in Organized Dogfighting

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Katherine A. Miller, Rachel Touroo, C. Victor Spain, Kelly Jones, Pamela Reid, Randall Lockwood

    When pit bull-type dogs are seized in an investigation of organized dogfighting, heavily scarred dogs are often assumed to be highly dog aggressive due to a history of fighting. These dogs may be...

  4. Orca Behavior and Subsequent Aggression Associated with Oceanarium Confinement

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Robert Anderson, Robyn Waayers, Andrew Knight

    Based on neuroanatomical indices such as brain size and encephalization quotient, orcas are among the most intelligent animals on Earth. They display a range of complex behaviors indicative of...

  5. The Dog: A Domestic Wolf to Communicate with Man: The Aggressiveness of the Dog

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Jean-Mane Giffroy

    On the basis of research in archeozoology and molecular genetics, it is established that the wolf is the main ancestor of the dog and that domestication would have occurred some 14,000 or 15,000...

  6. Behavior questions and answers

    | Conference Papers | Contributor(s): Horwitz, D. F.

    2016 116-118 English Veterinary Behavior Consultations, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

  7. Feline aggression directed toward people: causes and treatment

    | Conference Papers | Contributor(s): Horwitz, D. F.

    2016 98-100 English Veterinary Behavior Consultations, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

  8. Taking it out on the dog: psychological and behavioral correlates of animal abuse proclivity

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Parfitt, C., Alleyne, E.

    There is a lack of research examining the criminogenic factors related to animal abuse perpetrated by adults, despite the high prevalence of this type of offending. A correlational study examining...

  9. Pet dog management practices among a representative sample of owners in Victoria, Australia

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Howell, T. J., Mornement, K., Bennett, P. C.

    It is often assumed that pet dogs experience better welfare than livestock production animals because many owners consider them to be members of the family and, collectively, spend billions of...

  10. Neural mechanisms underlying human-animal interaction: An evolutionary perspective

    | Book Sections | Contributor(s): Carter, C. Sue, Porges, Stephen W., Freund, Lisa S., McCune, Sandra, Esposito, Layla, Gee, Nancy R., McCardle, Peggy

    2016 89-105 1-4338-2176-1978-1-4338-2176-91-4338-2177-X978-1-4338-2177-6 American Psychological Association Washington, DC, US 10.1037/14856-006 text

  11. Reproductive endocrinology and musth indicators in a captive Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Duer, Connie, Tomasi, Tom, Abramson, Charles I.

    2016 Psychological Reports 119 3 839-860 0033-29411558-691X Sage Publications US 10.1177/0033294116667092 Tomasi, Tom, Department of Biology, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO, US,...

  12. A survey of urban Canadian animal control practices : the effect of enforcement and resourcing on the reported dog bite rate

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Nancy Margaret Clarke

    Dog bites are a serious cause of human injury. Data from the United States of America indicate that about 1.8% of people receive bites each year, and the rate is thought to be increasing...

  13. Management and rehabilitation of inter-dog aggression in animal shelters

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Jane S. Orihel

    Identification and treatment of inter-dog aggression is important so that animal shelters can re-home animals safely and reduce long-term confinement and euthanasia rates. This thesis describes 1)...

  14. Relationship between behavioural tests and agonistic interactions at different age levels in pigs

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Scheffler, K., Stamer, E., Traulsen, I., Krieter, J.

    Fighting among pigs is a normal behavioural pattern to establish a stable rank order. Enhanced aggressive behaviour in pigs in groups lead to increasing stress and injuries especially in mixing...

  15. Effects of feeding management and group composition on agonistic behaviour of group-housed horses

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Burla, J. B., Ostertag, A., Patt, A., Bachmann, I., Hillmann, E.

    Under natural conditions, horses spend 12-18 h of a day with synchronous grazing, but for stabled horses, the amount of forage and thus duration of feed intake usually are restricted. In...

  16. Factors governing risk of cougar attacks on humans

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Mattson, D., Logan, K., Sweanor, L.

    2011 Human-Wildlife Interactions 5 1 135-158 2155-3858, 2155-3858 English U.S. Geological Survey, Southwest Biological Science Center, Box 5614, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ...

  17. One Health: The complex issue of dog bites

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bailey, D., Leicester, L.

    2014 Veterinary record 175 19 490 0042-4900 10.1136/vr.g6752 eng 7 Mill Mount, Randalstown, Antrim, County Antrim BT41 2AH.10 Barn Close, Quarndon, Derby DE22 5JE. text

  18. Helping Client Manage the Aggressive Dog

    | Conference Proceedings | Contributor(s): Julia Albright

    2014 Trace: Tennessee Research and Creative Exchange 0.00.0 2nd Annual Veterinary Partners Appreciation...

  19. The Perpetration of Adulthood Animal Abuse and Intimate Partner Violence in Men and Women Arrested for Domestic Violence

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Jeniimarie Febres

    Intimate partner violence (IPV) occurs at devastatingly high rates in the United States. The current interventions for perpetrators of IPV are limited in their effectiveness. Research regarding...

  20. Dos and don'ts of canine interaction: importance of responsible ownership

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Green, E.

    2015 VN Times 15 4 10 English text