A comparison of body size, coat condition and endoparasite diversity of wild Barbary macaques exposed to different levels of tourism
Contributor(s):: Borg, C., Majolo, B., Qarro, M., Semple, S.
Primate tourism is a rapidly growing industry with the potential to provide considerable conservation benefits. However, assessing the impact of tourists on the animals involved is vital to ensure that the conservation value of primate tourism is maximized. In this study, we compared body size,...
Residents' and Tourists' Knowledge of Sea Lions in the Galapagos
Contributor(s):: Lorden, R., Sambrook, R., Mitchell, R. W.
This study examined knowledge of sea lions (Zalophus wollebaeki) for both residents and tourists on San Cristobal Island in the Galapagos, a famous nature tourism destination. Participants (N = 281) obtained through convenience and snowball sampling answered questionnaires about their knowledge...
What good is a bear to society?
Contributor(s):: Harding, L.
Arising out of fieldwork in the Canadian Rockies, this paper analyzes the role of bears in the conservation culture of Canadian national parks. Why is the presence of this large predator tolerated and even celebrated by some? And why do others fear and even despise this animal, whom they see as a...
Jul 25 2014
Zoonoses Conference 2014
"Buddhist compassion" and "animal abuse" in Thailand's Tiger Temple
Contributor(s):: Cohen, E.
Choosing between the emotional dog and the rational pal: a moral dilemma with a tail
Contributor(s):: Topolski, R., Weaver, J. N., Martin, Z., McCoy, J.
Exploring opportunities to do things differently
Contributor(s):: Gibbens, N.
Infectious diseases associated with relation between humans and wildlife - consideration on wild bird mortality and bird-feeding
Contributor(s):: Fukui, D.
Pet travel changes - good for owners... but what about pets?
Contributor(s):: Cooper, E.
The wild animal in late modernity: the case of the Disneyization of zoos
Contributor(s):: Beardsworth, A., Bryman, A.
Tourism and infant-directed aggression in Tibetan macaques ( Macaca thibetana) at Mt. Huangshan, China
Contributor(s):: Self, S., Sheeran, L. K., Matheson, M. D., Li, JinHua, Pelton, O., Harding, S., Wagner, R. S.
Tourists' attitudes toward the use of animals in tourist attractions: An empirical investigation
Contributor(s):: Shani, Amir
Feeding Wild Animals: The Urge, the Interaction, and the Consequences
Contributor(s):: Lott, Dale F.
Tourism and Marine Wildlife: The Wild Dolphins of Tangalooma, Australia: A Case Report
Contributor(s):: Orams, Mark B.
For Pet Lovers
Contributor(s):: Kalian, Linda, Kalian, Robert
How many pets travel with their owners and in what kind of style?
Contributor(s):: Libbon, Robert P.
Contributor(s):: Walker, Blair S.
Contributor(s):: Daily, Laura
Perceptions of village dogs by villagers and tourists in the coastal region of rural Oaxaca, Mexico
Contributor(s):: Ruiz-Izaguirre, E., Eilers, C. H. A. M.
Cats--source of protection or infection? A case-control study of hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome
Contributor(s):: Xu, Z. Y., Tang, Y. W., Kan, L. Y., Tsai, T. F.