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  1. "Vicious, Aggressive Bird Stalks Cyclist": The Australian Magpie (Cracticus tibicen) in the News

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kitty van Vuuren, Scott O' Keefe, Darryl N. Jones

    The Australian Magpie ( Cracticus tibicen ) is a common bird found in urban Australian environments where its nest defense behavior during spring brings it into conflict with humans. This article...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59620

  2. Apr 08 2017

    International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants Conference 2017

    The IAABC was founded in 2004, recognizing that the practice of assisting the public with companion animal behavior problems was a growing field that encompassed many different professionals:...

    http://habricentral.org/events/details/504

  3. Avian reactions towards human approaches in different urban greenery structures in Nanaimo

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Campbell, M.

    Urban green spaces are vital for human quality of life and urban avian ecology. In consequence, these areas attract cutting edge research on human/animal relations and the human roles in avian...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59449

  4. Walking the thylacine: records of indigenous companion animals in Australian narrative and photographic history

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Philip, J., Garden, D.

    This report examines the history and significance of indigenous companion animals within traditional Aboriginal society and in early Euro-Australian settlements. Working from historical...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/57131

  5. 'A place for everything': moral landscapes of 'swiftlet farming' in George Town, Malaysia

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Connolly, C.

    This paper is based on 6 months of ethnographic, multi-sited research in Malaysia, and investigates the relatively recent phenomenon of edible birds' nest farming in urban areas ('swiftlet...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59389

  6. Behavioral ecology of captive species: using bibliographic information to assess pet suitability of mammal species

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Koene, P., Mol, R. M. de, Ipema, B.

    Which mammal species are suitable to be kept as pet? For answering this question many factors have to be considered. Animals have many adaptations to their natural environment in which they have...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59385

  7. Volunteer tourism : saving the African penguin one volunteer at a time. The case of a seabird rehabilitation centre in the Western Cape, South Africa

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Carole Olivier

    Volunteer tourism, as a form of leisure and/or recreation, is one of the fastest growing forms of tourism globally. It has also become a critical human resource for many organisations in the...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58830

  8. How the rehabilitation of animals in captivity affects survival rates upon release : focus on a reintroduction project with Amazonas vinacea

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Karen Burk

        The topic of rehabilitation is of special importance when concerning animals that are near extinction. Biodiversity is the variety of animals, plants, their habitats and their...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58335

  9. Pet Behaviour Science | Open Access Journal

    | Websites | Contributor(s): David Menor

    Pet Behaviour Science is a new open access journal, which publishes original papers relating to all aspects of the behaviour of pets, including their relationships with humans. As a...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58204

  10. Back from the Brink: Sarah Stock at TEDxYosemite

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Sarah Stock

    We live at a time when the rate of extinction is thought to be 1,000 times higher than normal. In this hopeful talk, Sarah Stock describes how the dire fate of two animals in Yosemite was...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58163

  11. Humans versus animals: conflict of interests: Olga Kishinevskaya at TEDxSSTU

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Olga Kishinevskaya

    Great Bustard is a unique bird, the largest flying bird in the world, but it is on the brink of extinction. Steppe is alive while Great Bustard is dancing , and in order not to let this dance...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58161

  12. Ducks and Deer, Profit and Pleasure: Hunters, Games and the Natural Landscapes of Medieval Italy

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Cristina Arrigoni Martelli

    This dissertation is an ample and thorough assessment of hunting in late medieval and Renaissance northern and central Italy. Hunting took place in a variety of landscapes and invested animal...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58041

  13. Encounters with Difference and Politics of Place: Meanings of Birdwatchers and Dog Walkers at a Multiple-Use Urban Forest

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Taryn M. Graham

    With a particular interest in birdwatchers and dog walkers, this case study explored place meanings of users at Westmount Summit Woods, a multiple-use urban forest located just west of downtown...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58029

  14. Validation of HOBO Pendant data loggers for automated step detection in two age classes of male turkeys: growers and finishers

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Dalton, H. A., Wood, B. J., Dickey, J. P., Torrey, S.

    Activity levels can be used as a predictor of health status, physical condition, feed efficiency, and coping style in animals. Small, portable data loggers have been validated as an inexpensive...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/57621

  15. Program animal welfare: using behavioral and physiological measures to assess the well-being of animals used for education programs in zoos

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Baird, B. A., Kuhar, C. W., Lukas, K. E., Amendolagine, L. A., Fuller, G. A., Nemet, J., Willis, M. A., Schook, M. W.

    This study investigates program animal welfare using both behavioral and physiological measures in two separate experiments. In Experiment One, we examined possible differences in behavior and...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/57592

  16. Human impacts on the ecology of bald eagles in interior Alaska

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Robert J. Steidl

    To assess the consequences of increased recreational activity on bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus), we studied factors that influenced their behavior and reproductive success in the Gulkana...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/57303

  17. Human-eagle interactions on the lower Columbia River

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Kevin McGarigal

    During the past decade (1978-87), breeding success and productivity of bald eagles on the lower Columbia River (LCR) has been far below state and regional averages and well below...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/57280

  18. Winter habitat associations of blackbirds and starlings wintering in the south-central United States

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Strassburg, Matthew, Crimmins, Shawn M., Linz, George M., McKann, Patrick C., Thogmartin, Wayne E.

    2015 Human-Wildlife Interactions 9 2 171 2155-3858, 2155-3858 Jack H. Berryman Institute, Department of Wildland Resources Logan UT 84322-5230 United States English text

    http://habricentral.org/resources/57067

  19. Changes in distribution of Canada geese nesting in Arkansas

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ronke, M. Eliese, Krementz, David G.

    2015 Human-Wildlife Interactions 9 1 101 2155-3858, 2155-3858 Jack H. Berryman Institute, Department of Wildland Resources Logan UT 84322-5230 United States English text

    http://habricentral.org/resources/57061

  20. Modeling the economic impacts of double-crested cormorant damage to a recreational fishery

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Shwiff, Stephanie A., Kirkpatrick, Katy N., DeVault, Travis L., Shwiff, Steven S.

    2015 Human-Wildlife Interactions 9 1 36 2155-3858, 2155-3858 Jack H. Berryman Institute, Department of Wildland Resources Logan UT 84322-5230 United States English text

    http://habricentral.org/resources/57063