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Application of the welfare quality protocol in pig slaughterhouses of five countries
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Contributor(s):: Dalmau, A., Nande, A., Vieira-Pinto, M., Zamprogna, S., Martino, G. di, Ribas, J. C. R., Costa, M. P. da, Halinen-Elemo, K., Velarde, A.
The objective of the present study is to assess the variability of the measures used in the welfare quality (WQ) protocol for pigs among slaughterhouses in five different countries and to propose alarm and critical thresholds for the calculation of scores for future development of an animal...
Exploring risk propensity through pet-attachment diversity in natural hazard contexts
Contributor(s):: Trigg, J., Thompson, K., Smith, B., Bennett, P.
This review examines the perceptual and behavioural influences that pet-attachment has on the ways in which owners view risk, appraise threat, and respond to environmental hazards. Understanding how human-companion animal relationships function in this context has profound implications for the...
Behavioral and self-report measures influencing children's reported attachment to their dog
Contributor(s):: Hall, N. J., Liu, JingWen, Kertes, D., Wynne, C. D. L.
Despite the prevalence of dogs as family pets and increased scientific interest in canine behavior, few studies have investigated characteristics of the child or dog that influence the child-dog relationship. In the present study, we explored how behavioral and some self-report measures influence...
Effects of guest feeding programs on captive giraffe behavior
Contributor(s):: Orban, D. A., Siegford, J. M., Snider, R. J.
Responsiveness of beef cattle (Bos taurus) to human approach, novelty, social isolation, restraint and trade-offs between feeding and social companionship
Contributor(s):: Hirata, M., Kubo, S., Taketomi, I., Matsumoto, Y.
Reproductive Endocrinology and Musth Indicators in a Captive Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus)
Contributor(s):: Duer, C., Tomasi, T., Abramson, C. I.
Owner perceived differences between mixed-breed and purebred dogs
Contributor(s):: Turcsan, B., Miklosi, A., Kubinyi, E.
Psychobiological Factors Affecting Cortisol Variability in Human-Dog Dyads
Contributor(s):: Schoberl, I., Wedl, M., Beetz, A., Kotrschal, K.
Reduced heart rate variability in pet dogs affected by anxiety-related behaviour problems
Contributor(s):: Wormald, D., Lawrence, A. J., Carter, G., Fisher, A. D.
The impact of animals on patient wellbeing
Contributor(s):: Williams, B.
Sociability and gazing toward humans in dogs and wolves: Simple behaviors with broad implications
Contributor(s):: Bentosela, M., Wynne, C. D., D'Orazio, M., Elgier, A., Udell, M. A.
Human-animal interactions and safety during dairy cattle handling--Comparing moving cows to milking and hoof trimming
Contributor(s):: Lindahl, C., Pinzke, S., Herlin, A., Keeling, L. J.
Application of functional analysis methods to assess human-dog interactions
Contributor(s):: Feuerbacher, E. N., Wynne, C. D.
Reasons People Surrender Unowned and Owned Cats to Australian Animal Shelters and Barriers to Assuming Ownership of Unowned Cats
Contributor(s):: Zito, S., Morton, J., Vankan, D., Paterson, M., Bennett, P. C., Rand, J., Phillips, C. J.
A Comparison of Zoo Animal Behavior in the Presence of Familiar and Unfamiliar People
Contributor(s):: Martin, R. A., Melfi, V.
Physiological and Behavioral Responses of Horses to Wither Scratching and Patting the Neck When Under Saddle
Contributor(s):: Thorbergson, Z. W., Nielsen, S. G., Beaulieu, R. J., Doyle, R. E.
Applying Behavioral Conditioning to Identify Anticipatory Behaviors
Contributor(s):: Krebs, B. L., Torres, E., Chesney, C., Kantoniemi Moon, V., Watters, J. V.
Guardians' Perceptions of Dogs' Welfare and Behaviors Related to Visiting the Veterinary Clinic
Contributor(s):: Mariti, C., Pierantoni, L., Sighieri, C., Gazzano, A.
Owners report cats on diets actually display more affection
2016 AAHA/IAAHPC End-of-Life Care Guidelines
Contributor(s):: Bishop, G., Cooney, K., Cox, S., Downing, R., Mitchener, K., Shanan, A., Soares, N., Stevens, B., Wynn, T.