Comparative social cognition: From wolf and dog to humans
Contributor(s):: Kubinyi, Enik?, Virányi, Zsófia, Miklósi, Ádám
The other side of the bond: Domestic dogs
Contributor(s):: Wynne, Clive D. L., Dorey, Nicole R., Udell, Monique A. R.
Hilfreiche Tiereffekte in Alltag und Therapie: Biopsychosoziale Wirkungen und Erklarungsversuche
Contributor(s):: Nestmann, Frank
Animal-assisted therapy with adolescents in a psychiatric facility
Contributor(s):: Banman, J. K.
Behavioral reactivity of Jindo dogs socialized at an early age compared with non-socialized dogs
Contributor(s):: Kim, Y. K., Lee, S. S., Oh, S. I., Kim, J. S., Suh, E. H., Oupt, K. A., Lee, H. C., Lee, H. J., Yeon, S. C.
The effect of early separation from the mother on pups in bonding to humans and pup health
Contributor(s):: Slabbert, J. M., Rasa, O. A. E.
The separation of young dogs from their dams (n = 20) one litter from each bitch (n=55) at the age of 6 weeks had a negative effect on the physical condition and weight gain of separated pups compared with that of pups with maternal contact till 12 (n=40) weeks. Disease susceptibility and...
Use of animal-assisted therapy with psychiatric patients
Contributor(s):: Rossetti, J., King, C.
Using a therapy dog to alleviate the agitation and desocialization of people with Alzheimer's disease
Contributor(s):: Churchill, M., Safaoui, J., McCabe, B. W., Baun, M. M.
[Animal assisted therapy. Respectful interaction behind bars]
Contributor(s):: Luthi, U.
Effects of imprint training procedure at birth on the reactions of foals at age six months
Contributor(s):: Williams, J. L., Friend, T. H., Collins, M. N., Toscano, M. J., Sisto-Burt, A., Nevill, C. H.
Human-mare relationships and behaviour of foals toward humans
Contributor(s):: Henry, S., Hemery, D., Richard, M. A., Hausberger, M.
We studied experimentally whether horse dams influenced foals' relationships with humans. We investigated the influence of the establishment of positive human-mare relationships on foals' behaviour toward humans. Forty-one foals and their dams were involved in this experiment. Half of the mares...
Socialising piglets before weaning improves social hierarchy formation when pigs are mixed post-weaning
Contributor(s):: D'Eath, R. B.
Weaning of piglets involves a combination of stressors: a change of environment and diet, separation from the sow and mixing of unfamiliar litters. If litters are mixed before weaning instead, aggression and mixing stress are reduced. The present study aimed to test whether pre-weaning mixing of...
Responses of pet cats to being held by an unfamiliar person, from weaning to three years of age
Contributor(s):: Lowe, S. E., Bradshaw, J. W. S.
We have determined the extent to which individual responses of domestic cats on being handled by an unfamiliar person are stable between 2 and 33 months of age. Twenty-nine household cats from nine litters were tested at 2, 4, 12, 24 and 33 months of age, by being held for 1 minute by a standard,...
Anticipation and memory as criteria for special welfare consideration
Contributor(s):: Lea, S. E. G.
Early life experiences: activity levels and abnormal behaviours in resocialised chimpanzees
Contributor(s):: Martin, J. E.
Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) that are kept in captivity come from a wide variety of backgrounds and a proportion of them have been subjected to maternal separation and social deprivation during development. The long-term effects of such practices have received little investigation. This study...
Studies in social cognition: from primates to pigs
Contributor(s):: Held, S., Mendl, M., Devereux, C., Byrne, R. W.