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  1. Early Recognition of Behaviour Problems in Shelter Dogs by Monitoring them in their Kennels after Admission to a Shelter

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Liam Clay, Mandy Paterson, Pauleen Bennett, Gaille Perry, Clive Phillips

    Canine behaviour assessments are commonly used in shelters to identify behaviour problems in dogs prior to adoption. The aim of this study was to evaluate whether kennel monitoring of dogs could identify early signs of behaviour problems, thereby facilitating early intervention and better...

  2. Anthropomorphism and Its Adverse Effects on the Distress and Welfare of Companion Animals

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Mota-Rojas, D., Mariti, C., Zdeinert, A., Riggio, G., Mora-Medina, P., Del Mar Reyes, A., Gazzano, A., Domínguez-Oliva, A., Lezama-García, K., José-Pérez, N., Hernández-Ávalos, I.

    Anthropomorphic practices are increasing worldwide. Anthropomorphism is defined as the tendency to attribute human forms, behaviors, and emotions to non-human animals or objects. Anthropomorphism is particularly relevant for companion animals. Some anthropomorphic practices can be beneficial to...

  3. Physical therapy treatments incorporating equine movement: a pilot study exploring interactions between children with cerebral palsy and the horse

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lightsey, P., Lee, Y., Krenek, N., Hur, P.

    BACKGROUND: Physical therapy treatments incorporating equine movement are recognized as an effective tool to treat functional mobility and balance in children with cerebral palsy (CP). To date, only a few studies examined kinematic outputs of the horses and children when mounted. In this pilot...

  4. A novel fish behavior: “Floating” of Paramisgurnus dabryanus loaches

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Zhang, Ning, Luo, Wei, Chen, Pengyu, Zhang, Shoudong, Zhang, Yibo, Chen, Defang, Huang, Xiaoli, Jiang, Jun, Wang, Yan, Yang, Shiyong, Yang, Song, Zhao, Liulan, Guo, Zhonggang, Huang, Jie, Long, Yuejin, Du, Zongjun

    2022Applied Animal Behaviour Science2461055100168-159110.1016/j.applanim.2021.105510text

  5. An attempt to use sound-imprinting to attract broilers onto elevated platforms for night-time roosting

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Sirovnik, Janja, Euteneuer, Pascal, von Borstel, Uta König

  6. Societal interest in puppies and the COVID-19 pandemic

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Siettou, C.

  7. Societal interest in puppies and the COVID-19 pandemic

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Siettou, C.

  8. Equine-assisted activities and therapies in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: A systematic review

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Pérez-Gómez, J., Amigo-Gamero, H., Collado-Mateo, D., Barrios-Fernandez, S., Muñoz-Bermejo, L., Garcia-Gordillo, MÁ, Carlos-Vivas, J., Adsuar, J. C.

  9. Hucul horses’ learning abilities in different learning tests and ue the association with behaviour, food motivation and fearfulness

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Olczak, Katarzyna, Klocek, Czesław, Christensen, Janne Winther

  10. Thinking outside the lab: Can studies of pet rats inform pet and laboratory rat welfare?

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Neville, Vikki, Mounty, Jessica, Benato, Livia, Hunter, Kristina, Mendl, Michael, Paul, Elizabeth S.

    2022Applied Animal Behaviour Science2461055070168-159110.1016/j.applanim.2021.105507text

  11. An Exploratory Study of Veterinary Professionals' Self-Reported Support of Bereaved Clients Before, During, and After Companion Animal Euthanasia in Southwestern Ontario, Canada

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Matte, A. R., Khosa, D. K., Meehan, M. P., Coe, J. B., Niel, L.

  12. Animal-Assisted Interventions in Intensive Care Delirium: A Literature Review

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Malik, J.

  13. Effects of restraint on heifers during gentle human-animal interactions

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lange, Annika, Waiblinger, Susanne, van Hasselt, Regien, Mundry, Roger, Futschik, Andreas, Lürzel, Stephanie

  14. Comparative study on stress-induced hyperthermia, level of fear and behaviour of two genetically selected strains of domestic chicks to playback calls

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Iyasere, Oluwaseun S., Oyeniran, Victor J., Durosaro, Samuel O., Fafiolu, Adeboye O., Ojelade, Oluwaseun C., Ajayi, Oreoluwa D.

  15. The disruptive 'other'? Exploring human-animal relations in tourism through videography

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Haanpaa, M., Salmela, T., Garcia-Rosell, J. C., Aijala, M.

  16. Smart carnivores think twice: Red fox delays scavenging on conspecific carcasses to reduce parasite risk

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gonzálvez, Moisés, Martínez-Carrasco, Carlos, Sánchez-Zapata, José A., Moleón, Marcos

  17. Pets in society

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Dean, R. W.

  18. Donkey behaviour and cognition: A literature review

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): De Santis, Marta, Seganfreddo, Samanta, Galardi, Morgana, Mutinelli, Franco, Normando, Simona, Contalbrigo, Laura

  19. No evident effect of domestication on the anti-predator behaviour of European abalone (Haliotis tuberculata): Implications for stock enhancement programs

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Chauvaud, Pierre, Day, Rob, Roussel, Sabine

  20. Animal-Assisted Interventions for the Improvement of Mental Health Outcomes in Higher Education Students: A Systematic Review of Randomised Controlled Trials

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Parbery-Clark, C., Lubamba, M., Tanner, L., McColl, E.

    BACKGROUND: The aim of this systematic review was to evaluate the effectiveness of Animal-Assisted Interventions (AAIs), particularly Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) and Animal-Assisted Activity (AAA), in improving mental health outcomes for students in higher education. The number of students in...