Influence of Increased Freedom of Movement on Welfare and Egg Laying Pattern of Hens Kept in Aviaries
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Nannoni, Eleonora, Buonaiuto, Giovanni, Martelli, Giovanna, Lizzi, Gabriele, Trevisani, Giacomo, Garavini, Gloria, Sardi, Luca
This work investigates the effects of structural modifications on the welfare level and laying patterns of hens in a three-tier commercial aviary system. Four experimental groups were used: C (control, housed in a traditional aviary); LM (longitudinal movement, in which internal partitions were...
Assistance dogs for military veterans with PTSD: A systematic review, meta-analysis, and meta-synthesis
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Leighton, S. C., Nieforth, L. O., O'Haire, M. E.
Psychiatric assistance dogs for military veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) currently make up over 19% of assistance dog partnerships globally. We conducted a systematic review of the literature relating to these partnerships, with specific aims to (1) summarize their...
Effects of a Dog-Assisted Social- and Emotional-Competence Training for Prisoners: A Controlled Study
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Hediger, K., Marti, R., Urfer, V., Schenk, A., Gutwein, V., Dörr, C.
BACKGROUND: Previous research has called for improving psychological interventions and developing new treatments for prisoners. Animal-assisted prison-based programmes have increasingly been used as an approach, but there is a lack of studies investigating the effectiveness of such programmes....
Aggressive, Submissive, and Affiliative Behavior in Sanctuary Chimpanzees (Pan Troglodytes) During Social Integration
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Fultz, Amy, Yanagi, Akie, Breaux, Sarah, Beaupre, Leilani
Chimp Haven is a sanctuary for chimpanzees being retired from biomedical research and from facilities that can no longer care for them. Chimpanzees often live in smaller groups in captive settings; however, Chimp Haven integrates them into larger, more species-typical groups. Social...
Selection Factors Influencing Eventual Owner Satisfaction about Pet Dog Adoption
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Dinwoodie, Ian R., Zottola, Vivian, Kubitz, Karla, Dodman, Nicholas H.
Personal likes, experience, and deep-rooted interests to satisfy emotional needs such as companionship, affection, empathy, and security are some of the underlying human motivations for acquiring a pet companion. In this study, we asked how long the owner took to decide whether to adopt a dog,...
Estimating the optimal number of sampling days and patterns for recording calf behaviours in pre-weaning dairy calves
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Xiao, Jian Xin, Peng, Rong, Yang, Hui, Alugongo, Gibson Maswayi, Zhang, Si Yuan, Liu, Shuai, Chen, Tian Yu, Cao, Zhi Jun
Neophobic behavioural responses of parasitised fish to a potential predator and baited hook
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Freire, Rafael, Rogers, Leia, Creece, Darcy, Shamsi, Shokoofeh
Changes in the behaviour before normal calving to predict its onset in Mediterranean buffaloes heifers
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lanzoni, L., Chincarini, M., Giammarco, M., Fusaro, I., Iannotta, M., Podaliri, M., Contri, A., Gloria, A., Vignola, G.
Increasing mud levels in a feedlot influences beef cattle behaviours but not preference for feedlot or pasture environments
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Dickson, Emily J., Campbell, Dana L. M., Monk, Jessica E., Lea, Jim M., Colditz, Ian G., Lee, Caroline
Features of reproduction in an isolated island population of the feral horses of the Lake Manych-Gudilo (Rostov Region, Russia)
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Spasskaya, N. N., Voronkova, V. N., Letarov, A. V., Ermilina, Yu A., Nikolaeva, E. A., Konorov, E. A., Stolpovsky, Yu A., Naidenko, S. V.
Acute changes in oxytocin predict behavioral responses to foundation training in horses
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Niittynen, Taru, Riihonen, Veera, Moscovice, Liza R., Koski, Sonja E.
Refined methodology for identification of bitterness aversion in mature rams through quantification of fluid intake and behavioral response to phenylthiocarbamide
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Southerland, Claire N., Taylor, J. Bret, Yelich, Joel V., Ellison, Melinda J.
“Furry tales”: pet ownership’s influence on subjective well-being during Covid-19 times
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Damberg, Svenja, Frömbling, Lena
The Relevance of Internal Working Models of Self and Others for Equine-Assisted Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kovács, G., van Dijke, A., Leontjevas, R., Enders-Slegers, M. J.
Analysis of Trunk Neuromuscular Activation During Equine-Assisted Therapy in Older Adults
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): de Mello, E. C., Diniz, L. H., Lage, J. B., Ribeiro, M. F., Bevilacqua Junior, D. E., Rosa, R. C., Cardoso, F. A. G., Ferreira, A. A., Ferraz, M. L. F., Teixeira, V. P. A., Espindula, A. P.
Does Hippotherapy Improve the Functions in Children with Cerebral Palsy? Systematic Review Based on the International Classification of Functioning
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Pantera, E., Froment, P., Vernay, D.
Dog and cat as a mirror of the human soul? Qualitative evaluation of a pre-post interventionHund und Katze als Spiegel der menschlichen Seele? - Eine Prei-Post-Lnterventionsstudie mit qualitativer Evaluation
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Hopf, J., Edelhauser, F., Neumann, M.
Psychophysiological mechanisms underlying the potential health benefits of human-dog interactions: A systematic literature review
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Teo, J. T., Johnstone, S. J., Römer, S. S., Thomas, S. J.
Welfare, well treatment and animal protection : concepts, definitions and practiceBien-entre, bientraitance et protection des animaux: concepts, definitions, applications
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gilbert, C., Fabre-Deloye, A.
[Patient with a long history of disease in whom service dog contributed to recovery]
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bak, M., Delespaul, P.