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  1. Familiarity with the experimenter influences the performance of Common ravens (Corvus corax) and Carrion crows (Corvus corone corone) in cognitive tasks

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    | Contributor(s):: Lara Cibulski, Claudia A.F. Wascher, Brigitte M.Weiß, Kurt Kotrschal

    When humans and animals interact with one another over an extended time span they familiarise and may develop a relationship, which can exert an influence on both partners. For example, the behaviour of an animal in experiments may be affected by its relationship to the human experimenter....

  2. Solidarity with Animals: Assessing a Relevant Dimension of Social Identification with Animals

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    | Contributor(s):: Catherine E. Amiot, Brock Bastian

    Interactions with animals are pervasive in human life, a fact that is reflected in the burgeoning field of human-animal relations research. The goal of the current research was to examine the psychology of our social connection with other animals, by specifically developing a measure of...

  3. The Way Humans Behave Modulates the Emotional State of Piglets

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    | Contributor(s):: Sophie Brajon, Jean-Paul Laforest, Océane Schmitt, Nicholas Devillers

    The emotional state can influence decision-making under ambiguity. Cognitive bias tests (CBT) proved to be a promising indicator of the affective valence of animals in a context of farm animal welfare. Although it is well-known that humans can influence the intensity of fear and reactions of...

  4. A Multivariate Model of Stakeholder Preference for Lethal Cat Management

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    | Contributor(s):: Dara M. Wald, Susan K. Jacobson

    Identifying stakeholder beliefs and attitudes is critical for resolving management conflicts. Debate over outdoor cat management is often described as a conflict between two groups, environmental advocates and animal welfare advocates, but little is known about the variables predicting...

  5. A THEORY OF 'ANIMAL BORDERS': Thoughts and Practices toward Non-human Animals among the G|ui Hunter-Gatherers

    | Contributor(s):: Sugawara, Kazuyoshi

  6. Mothering matters: Maternal style predicts puppies' future performance

    | Contributor(s):: Lazarowski, L., Katz, J. S.

  7. The Mental Homologies of Mammals. Towards an Understanding of Another Mammals World View

    | Contributor(s):: Marthe Kiley-Worthington

    Mammals’ mental homologies include that they look after their young, suckle and protect them; they acquire information about the world by learning. They have five types of sensory receptors and a brain to analyze the information and they feel: that is they are sentient. Mental homologies...

  8. Andie Thompkins

    I graduated with a PhD in Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences from Auburn University. My research interests center on canine cognition, with specific focus on the dog-human social...

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  9. Feb 24 2017

    The “I Am NOT an Animal!” Symposium

    Why is it that despite the continuing work of animal protection, conservation and ecological groups, the situation for most of our fellow animals continues to go from bad to worse?And why are we...

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  10. Animal awareness: Current perceptions and historical perspective

    | Contributor(s):: Burghardt, G. M.

  11. Understanding our kinship with animals: Input for health care professionals interested in the human-animal bond

    | Contributor(s):: Fine, Aubrey H., Beck, Alan M.

  12. Animal Assisted Interventions for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Systematic Review

    | Contributor(s):: Davis, Tonya N., Scalzo, Rachel, Butler, Erin, Stauffer, Megan, Farah, Yara N., Perez, Scott, Mainor, Kristen, Clark, Cathryn, Miller, Stacy, Kobylecky, Alicia, Coviello, Laura

  13. Exploring the canine mind: Studies of dog cognition

    | Contributor(s):: Macpherson, Krista, Roberts, William A.

  14. Kimberly

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  15. Gina Hansen

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  16. Animal wise: The thoughts and emotions of our fellow creatures

    | Contributor(s):: Morell, Virginia

  17. Behavioural coordination of dogs in a cooperative problem-solving task with a conspecific and a human partner

    | Contributor(s):: Ostojić, Ljerka, Clayton, Nicola S.

  18. The domestication of the dog: An unrivalled alliance

    | Contributor(s):: Giffroy, J. M.

  19. Audrey Schwartz Rivers

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  20. The relationship of religious and existential variables to scores on the animal-human continuity scale and perception of beliefs about animals and equality of mankind

    | Contributor(s):: Frank Lyle King, John C. Thomas (adviser)

    The purpose of the present study is to determine the relationship between religious and existential variables and the Animal-Human Continuity Scale (Templer et al., 2006). The AHCS measures the extent that the respondent views animals and humans in a dichotomous versus a continuous perspective....