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Prediction of the behaviour of puppies using tests with regard to their humane treatment and welfare

By K. Uzunova, Y. Mitev, C. Miteva, I. Vashin

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Abstract

Eight puppies were submitted to the Open-Field test, with regard to typization of their nervous system type and formation of their future behaviour. The purpose of the study was to avoid unexpected and stressful situations during their education that is a demonstration of humane attitude towards this animal species. It is shown that the tests with dogs during the period of their socialization are absolutely necessary in order to save needless stress during the education and also evidence attempts to observe welfare requirements.

Publication Title Trakia Journal of Sciences
Volume 7
Issue 4
Pages 51-54
ISBN/ISSN 1313-7050
Language English
Author Address Department of Animal Husbandry, Section of Veterinary Hygiene, Ethology and Animal Welfare, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Trakia University, 6000 Stara Zagora, Bulgaria.
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  1. Animal behavior
  2. Animals
  3. Animal welfare
  4. Balkans
  5. Bulgaria
  6. Canidae
  7. Canine
  8. Carnivores
  9. Developed countries
  10. Dogs
  11. Europe
  12. Mammals
  13. Stress
  14. Stress response
  15. tests
  16. vertebrates
  17. young animals