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  1. Hippotherapy Capstone

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Autumn O'Hara

    Therapists work with many children with many different diagnoses. One of the most prevalent diagnosis is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). According to recent statistics, available from the Centers...

  2. Attitudes of livestock keepers to breeding strategies - Threats and opportunities for on-farm conservation of the Borana cattle breed

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kerstin K. Zander

    Environmental and market pressures strongly affect cattle breeding in East Africa. While optimising breeding with diverse genetic material can improve income from cattle production, it can also...

  3. 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...

  4. New trends in feline breeding : (Literature review)

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Daniela Jasmin Busse

    A responsible breeder will first assure that all the environmental circumstances are given for his cats to live in a healthy, stress free environment, with the substantial care he can provide...

  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. The social neuroscience of human-animal interaction

    | Books | Contributor(s): Freund, Lisa S., McCune, Sandra, Esposito, Layla, Gee, Nancy R., McCardle, Peggy

    2016 1-4338-2176-1978-1-4338-2176-91-4338-2177-X978-1-4338-2177-6 American Psychological Association Washington, DC, US 10.1037/14856-000 text

  7. Genetic components of companion animal behavior

    | Book Sections | Contributor(s): Jones, Paul, McCune, Sandra, Freund, Lisa S., Esposito, Layla, Gee, Nancy R., McCardle, Peggy

    2016 177-193 1-4338-2176-1978-1-4338-2176-91-4338-2177-X978-1-4338-2177-6 American Psychological Association Washington, DC, US 10.1037/14856-011 text

  8. Documenting Domestication: New Genetic Archaeological Paradigms

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Melinda A. Zeder

    Dr. Melinda Zeder, Director of Archaeobiology Program at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History delivers a talk at The Ohio State University (125 Scott Lab) about DNA...

  9. Discussion of Animal Stem Cells in the Classroom: Engaging Students through the Lens of Veterinary Medicine

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Farenga, Stephen J., Niess, Daniel, Hutchinson, Michael

    2015 American Biology Teacher 77 6 405-412 0002-7685 American Biology Teacher text

  10. Determining the antiquity of dog origins: canine domestication as a model for the consilience between molecular genetics and archaeology

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Michelle Jeanette Raisor

    Archaeologists have favored a date of 14,000-15,000 years before present (BP) for canine domestication. However, recent studies of mutations in the mitochondrial DNA sequence by molecular...

  11. The Dog, the Scientist's best friend: Per Jensen at TEDxNorrkoping

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Per Jensen

    This talk deals with the evolution and development of the dog and the basic aspects of dog behavior and its connection to genetics and comparison with human behaviour. A dog can learn to count,...

  12. Family Dog Project: history and future of the ethological approach to human-dog interaction

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Abdai, J., Miklosi, A.

    Dogs occupy a specific niche in the human social environment. Some authors argued that dogs' social competence show functional similarities in their components (e.g. attachment, rule following) to...

  13. Manifestation of neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis in Australian Merino sheep: observations on altered behaviour and growth

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cronin, G. M., Beganovic, D. F., Sutton, A. L., Palmer, D. J., Thomson, P. C., Tammen, I.

    Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses (NCL) is an inherited neurodegenerative disorder in children. Presently there is no effective treatment and the disorder is lethal. NCL occur in a variety of...

  14. Generational habituation and current bald eagle populations

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Guinn, Jeremy E.

    2013 Human-Wildlife Interactions 7 1 69 2155-3858 Jack H. Berryman Institute English text

  15. Genetic study of stress assessed with infrared thermography during dressage competitions in the Pura Raza Espanol horse

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Sanchez, M. J., Bartolome, E., Valera, M.

    Despite the fact that physiological parameters in dressage are important because of their close connection to human-horse accidents, performance and welfare, these parameters are only rarely...

  16. Social group formation and genetic relatedness in reintroduced Asian elephants ( Elephas maximus) in Thailand

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Thitaram, C., Dejchaisri, S., Somgird, C., Angkawanish, T., Brown, J., Phumphuay, R., Chomdech, S., Kangwanpong, D.

    Captive-held elephants were recruited from several parts of Thailand and released as part of a reintroduction project. Wild elephants with a herd matriarch generally contain the same matrilineal...

  17. Gene-edited 'micropigs' to be sold as pets at Chinese institute

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cyranoski, D.

    2015 Nature 526 7571 18 0028-0836 10.1038/nature.2015.18448 eng text

  18. Overview and critique of stages and periods in canine development

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Fox, M. W.

    1971 Developmental psychobiology 4 1 37-54 0012-1630 (Print)0012-1630 (Linking) 10.1002/dev.420040104 eng text

  19. The backtest in pigs revisited - an analysis of intra-situational behaviour

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Zebunke, M., Repsilber, D., Nurnberg, G., Wittenburg, D., Puppe, B.

    The occurrence of different behavioural phenotypes in animals (regarding temperament and personality) has increasingly attracted the attention of scientists dealing with farm animal breeding,...

  20. The inseparability of science and ethics in animal welfare

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Rollin, B. E.

    This article discusses the application of ethical principles in animal welfare in all fields of scientific research and advancement. The ethical components of animal welfare in the use of animals...