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  1. Zoo Animal Welfare: The Human Dimension

    Contributor(s):: Cole, J., Fraser, D.

  2. Associations between owner personality and psychological status and the prevalence of canine behavior problems

    Contributor(s):: Dodman, N. H., Brown, D. C., Serpell, J. A.

  3. Responsiveness of beef cattle (Bos taurus) to human approach, novelty, social isolation, restraint and trade-offs between feeding and social companionship

    Contributor(s):: Hirata, M., Kubo, S., Taketomi, I., Matsumoto, Y.

  4. Psychobiological Factors Affecting Cortisol Variability in Human-Dog Dyads

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Schoberl, I., Wedl, M., Beetz, A., Kotrschal, K.

  5. Assessing dogs using a temperament test - will training affect the outcome? : a test-retest trial as a forensic tool

    | Contributor(s):: Sophie Luisa Fechner

    Temperament Tests can be a forensic tool as they are often used to clarify legal cases in which dogs were allegedly involved in circumstances of aggression towards humans or other dogs. The test used in this study, the standardized temperament test of Lower Saxony, a battery type test of 36...

  6. Temperament test for donkeys to be used in assisted therapy

    | Contributor(s):: Gonzalez-De Cara, Carlos Antonio, Perez-Ecija, Alejandro, Aguilera-Aguilera, Raul, Rodero-Serrano, Evagenlina, Mendoza, Francisco Javier

  7. Emotion Attribution to a Non-Humanoid Robot in Different Social Situations

    | Contributor(s):: Lakatos, Gabriella, Gácsi, Márta, Konok, Veronika, Brúder, Ildikó, Bereczky, Boróka, Korondi, Péter, Miklósi, Ádám

  8. The cat-human relationship

    | Contributor(s):: Bradshaw, J. W. S., Casey, R. A., Brown, S. L.

    The behaviour of cats and their interactions with humans are described.

  9. To Go to the Dogs, or: Against Being Dead Serious

    | Contributor(s):: Penzinger, Christine

  10. The Dark Triad and animal cruelty: Dark personalities, dark attitudes, and dark behaviors

    | Contributor(s):: Kavanagh, Phillip S., Signal, Tania D., Taylor, Nik

  11. Who Feels Sympathy for Roosters Used in Cockfighting? Examining the Influence of Feelings, Belief in Animal Mind, Personality, and Empathy-Related Traits

    | Contributor(s):: Lee, S. A., Quarles, L.

    Since the 2007 Vick dog-fighting case, much attention has been focused on cruelty against dogs. Cockfighting roosters, on the other hand, have been virtually ignored by scientists and laypeople alike. Accordingly, very little is known about our emotional reactions to roosters used for...

  12. Why did you choose this pet?: Adopters and pet selection preferences in five animal shelters in the United States

    | Contributor(s):: Weiss, E., Miller, K., Mohan-Gibbons, H., Vela, C.

  13. Raising a Compassionate Child

    | Contributor(s):: Adams, Jane Meredith

  14. An assessment of behavioural syndromes in rangeland-raised beef cattle

    | Contributor(s):: Wesley, R. L., Cibils, A. F., Mulliniks, J. T., Pollak, E. R., Petersen, M. K., Fredrickson, E. L.

  15. Birds of a feather flock together? Perceived personality matching in owner-dog dyads

    | Contributor(s):: Turcsan, B., Range, F., Viranyi, Z., Miklosi, A., Kubinyi, E.

  16. Give a Dog a Bad Name and Hang Him: Evaluating Big, Black Dog Syndrome

    | Contributor(s):: Woodward, L., Milliken, J., Humy, S.

  17. Human perceptions of coat color as an indicator of domestic cat personality

    | Contributor(s):: Delgado, M. M., Munera, J. D., Reevy, G. M.

  18. Ratings of animal personality as a tool for improving the breeding, management and welfare of zoo mammals

    | Contributor(s):: Tetley, C. L., O'Hara, S. J.

  19. Repeatability and reliability of scores from ridden temperament tests conducted during performance tests

    | Contributor(s):: Borstel, U. K. V., Pirsich, W., Gauly, M., Bruns, E.

  20. Using personality ratings and cortisol to characterize individual differences in African Elephants (Loxodonta africana)

    | Contributor(s):: Grand, A. P., Kuhar, C. W., Leighty, K. A., Bettinger, T. L., Laudenslager, M. L.