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| Reports | Contributor(s): Maya Kadota, Tadamichi Morisaka, Kazunobu Furuta, Naoki Kamezaki, Dai Oya
動物は，人の生活のいたるところに存在して いる。歴史的にもその関係は非常に深く，紀元 前一万年前の旧石器時代に描かれたというスペ イン，アルタミラ洞窟の野牛，馬，トナカイな どの壁画などからうかがい知れる。人にとって 動物は食べ物としての存在や生活を脅かす存在 であったが，歴史が進むにつれ，より多くの関 わりをもつようになる。信仰としての対象，愛 玩としての対象，家畜としての対象，生活を補...
How We Train Dolphins?
| Reports | Contributor(s): Meg Sawada
Through the internship program at Dolphin Quest Oahu (DQO), not only I have learned how to train dolphins but also I have learned the importance caring for animals with respect. Respecting marine...
Hazards of Getting Sick from Contact with Farm Animals at Fairs and Petting Zoos
| Reports | Contributor(s): Aurora A. Saulo
Animals exhibited at fairs, farm centers, and in petting zoos are very popular and educational, and they bring much joy to people, especially children, but in addition to warm memories of holding...
Wild Connection: How Do We Connect With Animals? | Leila Goulet | TEDxRoseburg
We have all had an experience with an animal at some point in our lives… How have these experiences shaped the way we view and interact with living things? What can we do to be the voice of...
Unzoo: creating conservational conscience - a progressive development scheme for Johannesburg Zoo
| Theses | Contributor(s): Bronwyn Anne Allcock
Humans and animals have a diverse and complex set of relationships but their inextricable narratives of development leave them interdependent. By understanding the human fascination with other...
Beyond One Health—Zoological Medicine in the Anthropocene
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Chris Walzer
In contrast to some of the well-established core disciplines of veterinary medicine, such as radiology, surgery, and internal medicine, zoological medicine is often perceived as a relatively...
In Search of the Urban Cowboy: The Need to Incorporate Animal Husbandry into the United States Higher Education Curriculum and Its Implications for Production Animal Welfare
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Courtney Lynd Daigle
There is a need to (1) highlight the importance of incorporating animal husbandry into higher education curriculum and (2) emphasize that professionally training production animal handlers will...
The role of zoos and aquariums in education for a sustainable future
| Book Sections | Contributor(s): Jan Packer, Roy Ballantyne
This chapter explores visitors' environmental learning in zoos and aquariums, inclusive of narrative accounts that demonstrate the impact of such experiences in the lives of visitors regarding...
Zoo Animals, Livestock, and Pets, Oh MY! An Exploration of the Ethics of Captive Breeding
| Theses | Contributor(s): Colleen McArdle
What is captive breeding? Captive breeding is a mode of breeding in which humans decide which animals will be parents and arrange reproduction for purposes that we define. Zoos have used it as a...
Prisoners in War: Zoos and Zoo Animals During Human Conflict 1870-1947
| Theses | Contributor(s): Clelly Johnson
Animals are sentient beings capable of many of the same feelings experienced by humans. They mourn a loss, they feel love and loyalty, and they experience fear. During wars...
Reproductive Endocrinology and Musth Indicators in a Captive Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus)
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Duer, C., Tomasi, T., Abramson, C. I.
Department of Biology, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO, USA email@example.com.Department of Biology,...
A Comparison of Zoo Animal Behavior in the Presence of Familiar and Unfamiliar People
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Martin, R. A., Melfi, V.
J Appl Anim Welf Sci
a School of Biological Sciences, Plymouth University , Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon , United Kingdom.b...
Applying Behavioral Conditioning to Identify Anticipatory Behaviors
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Krebs, B. L., Torres, E., Chesney, C., Kantoniemi Moon, V., Watters, J. V.
J Appl Anim Welf Sci
a San Francisco Zoo and Gardens , San Francisco , CA , USA.b Department of Biology , San Francisco State...
Defamiliarising the Zoo : Representations of Nonhuman Animal Captivity in Five Contemporary Novels
| Theses | Contributor(s): Hadassa Prattley
While human-animal relations have always been part of human cultures the public zoo is a relatively recent phenomenon that reflects very specific elements of Western cultures’ modern ideas...
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...
Saving Animals: Everyday Practices of Care and Rescue in the US Animal Sanctuary Movement
| Theses | Contributor(s): Elan L. Abrell
This multi-sited ethnography of the US animal sanctuary movement is based on 24 months of research at a range of animal rescue facilities, including a companion animal shelter in Texas, exotic...
The effect of zoo visitors on the behaviour and welfare of zoo mammals
| Theses | Contributor(s): Alexandra Farrand
There is evidence that the presence of the visiting public affects the behaviour of zoo-housed mammals. Understanding the effect of visitors is important in improving animal welfare, achieving zoo...
Visitor behaviours and visitor effects: a case study on the white-crowned mangabey (cercocebus atys lunulatus) of ZSL London Zoo
| Theses | Contributor(s): Marta Fragata
One of the problems that zoos have to deal with at the present time concerns the human-animal relationship. This is a complex matter that emerges from the conjuncture in which contemporary zoos...
Fostering Attitudes of Empathy towards Animals in Youth Ages 4-7 through Play Experiences in a Zoo Setting
| Theses | Contributor(s): Heidi M. Faris
Zoos are place-based education facilities that have the ability to utilize their natural play spaces to enhance the social and cognitive development of children using live animals. Playing...
Influência da visitação no comportamento de macacos-prego (Cebus apella) em zoológicos
| Theses | Contributor(s): Glaucia Cristiana Wunderlich Farias
O bem-estar dos animais mantidos em zoológicos pode ser afetado por aspectos de ordem estrutural, ambiental e pelos tipos de relações que os mesmos desenvolvem com os...