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The care of dogs and puppies
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The companionship between man and dog has been strong for many years with proof given in the Bible, Matthew 15:27 " ... but even the dogs feed on the crumbs which fall from the master's...
Circumpolarity : Human-Animal Relationships in the Circumpolar North
| Conference Papers | Contributor(s): David George Anderson
This five-year project investigates how people and animals today, and in the past, build sustainable communities around the circumpolar Arctic.
Experimental investigations of the impact of social influence on dog-human interactions
| Theses | Contributor(s): Zsófia Sümegi
There is an increasing scientific agreement that the origin of the domestic dog dates back several tens of thousands of years. In fact, the history of dog is a history of unique behaviour...
Domestication of animals in Harappan culture: a socio−economic study
| Theses | Contributor(s): Sajjan Kumar
Domestication has played an enormous role in the development and progress of mankind and its material culture. In fact, a domesticated animal was the first pride possession of man. The fundamental...
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...
Dog breed differences in visual communication with humans
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Konno, A., Romero, T., Inoue-Murayama, M., Saito, A., Hasegawa, T.
Domestic dogs (Canis familiaris) have developed a close relationship with humans through the process of domestication. In human-dog interactions, eye contact is a key element of relationship...
Living with the beast: wolves and humans through Portuguese literature
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lopes-Fernandes, M., Soares, F., Frazao-Moreira, A., Queiroz, A. I.
This paper explores representations of wolves in Portuguese literature using an anthropological framework to analyze perceptions, beliefs, knowledge, and practices. From a literary corpus...
On Some Issues of Human-Animal Studies: An Introduction
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Metraux, A.
Archives Henri Poincare,Universite de Lorraine,FranceE-mail:email@example.com.
Animal Management at the Ancient Metropolis of Teotihuacan, Mexico: Stable Isotope Analysis of Leporid (Cottontail and Jackrabbit) Bone Mineral
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Somerville, A. D., Sugiyama, N., Manzanilla, L. R., Schoeninger, M. J.
Department of Anthropology, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA, 92093-0532, United...
"She's a dog at the end of the day": Guide dog owners' perspectives on the behaviour of their guide dog
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Craigon, P. J., Hobson-West, P., England, G. C. W., Whelan, C., Lethbridge, E., Asher, L.
School of Veterinary Science and Medicine, The University of Nottingham, Leicestershire, United Kingdom.Guide Dogs...
Personhood and companionship among Evenki and their reindeer in Eastern Siberia
| Theses | Contributor(s): Evelyn Landerer
This thesis aims to contribute to our understanding of human-reindeer relations among nomadic hunters and reindeer keepers and is based on a discussion of manifestations of personhood in Siberia....
Human-Animal Communication in Captive Species: Dogs, Horses, and Whales
| Theses | Contributor(s): Mackenzie K. Kelley
My hopes for this project are to collect and analyze the current research in the field of animal communication. In the first part, my goal is to define animal communication, specifically within...
Humanos e não-humanos: o aprendizado de novas sensibilidades e responsabilidades em nossas relações de estimação
| Theses | Contributor(s): Luciana de Sant'Anna Dall'Agnol
A educação e a cultura são processos inerentes e transformadores um ao outro, fazendo com que as mudanças em nossa sociedade exijam uma contínua...
Goats Learn Socially from Humans in a Spatial Problem-Solving Task
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Christian Nawroth, Luigi Baciadonna, Alan G. McElligot
Domestication drives changes in animal cognition and behaviour. In particular, the capacity of dogs to socially learn from humans is considered a key outcome of how domestication shaped the canid...
Structural variants in genes associated with human Williams-Beuren syndrome underlie stereotypical hypersociability in domestic dogs
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bridgett M. vonHoldt, Emily Shuldiner, Ilana Janowitz Koch, Rebecca Y. Kartzinel, Andrew Hogan, Lauren Brubaker, Shelby Wanser, Daniel Stahler, Clive D. L. Wynne, Elaine A. Ostrander, Janet S. Sinsheimer, Monique A. R. Udell
Although considerable progress has been made in understanding the genetic basis of morphologic traits (for example, body size and coat color) in dogs and wolves, the genetic basis of their...
Social contact in horses: implications for human-horse interactions
| Book Sections | Contributor(s): M.C. VanDierendonck, D. Goodwin
The ancestors of the domestic horse were important prey species for many predators, including humans. Equids possess few physical defence mechanisms, relying on survival strategies centred on the...
Fine dogs the project
| Theses | Contributor(s): Laura Catalina Perilla Suarez
For years, the human animal has called the dog as man's best friend, but what does this honestly refer to? What is the relation of the human animal to the dog? How many years ago did the call...
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...
Is there a domestication of women? Examples of pork and dog
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): J. Milliet
Regarding hogs and dogs, the active women and leaders in the three domesticatoires action areas such as food, protection and movement controls and finally reproduction. However, at the level of...