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  1. Animal welfare in disaster management

    Contributor(s):: Vroegindewey, G.

  2. Companion animal health and longevity: interplay with human-animal interactions

    Contributor(s):: Bonnett, B. N.

  3. Ethics, animal welfare, and law

    Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.

  4. Ethics, evidence, and medicine

    Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.

  5. Fat companions: understanding the welfare effects of obesity in cats and dogs

    Contributor(s):: Sandoe, P., Corr, S., Palmer, C., Appleby, M. C., Weary, D. M.

    Overfeeding is arguably the most significant feeding-related welfare problem for companion animals in developed countries. From an animal welfare perspective, the amount fed presents a dilemma between avoiding feelings of hunger and maximizing animal health. This chapter will not only focus on...

  6. From the dog's perspective: Welfare implications of HAI research and practice

    Contributor(s):: Gee, Nancy R., Hurley, Karyl J., Rawlings, John M., Freund, Lisa S., McCune, Sandra, Esposito, Layla, McCardle, Peggy

  7. Good ethics, bad ethics and the genetic engineering of animals in agriculture

    Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.

  8. Guidance for puppy owners

    Contributor(s):: Hedges, S.

    The advantages of behavioural guidance from veterinary practice was discussed. Highlights focused on the behavioural management, care, and training of puppies.

  9. Health and caring for living things

    Contributor(s):: Katcher, A. H., Beck, A. M.

  10. Horses ( Equus caballus )

    Contributor(s):: Ekesbo, I.

    This chapter covers horse domestication, changes in the animals and their environment, management, behaviour and welfare. Focus is given on innate or learned behaviour and different types of social behaviour. Some of the normal physiological frequency values of interest at clinical examination...

  11. Human-animal interaction - the place of the companion animal in society

    Contributor(s):: Godfrey, A.

  12. Impact of human-animal interactions on the health, productivity and welfare of farm animals

    Contributor(s):: Hemsworth, P. M.

    While technical skills and knowledge are important attributes of the work performance of stockpeople, two other important but less well recognised characteristics of stockpeople are their attitude and behaviour towards farm animals. Research has shown that the attitude of the stockperson, by...

  13. Introduction

    Contributor(s):: Hall, S., Dolling, L., Bristow, K., Fuller, T., Mills, D.

    This chapter introduces the report, which describes the animal and human health costs and benefits impact of pets in the UK.

  14. Pain and ideology in human and veterinary medicine

    Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.

  15. Practical applications: alternatives to conventional livestock production methods

    Contributor(s):: Appleby, Michael C.

  16. Practical applications: animal well-being in the U.S. dairy industry

    Contributor(s):: Garry, Franklyn B.

  17. Practical applications: euthanasia

    Contributor(s):: Meyer, Robert E., Morrow, W. E. Morgan

  18. Practical applications: maximizing well-being and minimizing pain and suffering: sheep

    Contributor(s):: Kimberling, Cleon V., Parsons, Gerilyn A.

  19. Practical applications: production practices and well-being: beef cattle

    Contributor(s):: Stookey, Joseph M., Watts, Jon M.

  20. Practical applications: production practices and well-being: swine

    Contributor(s):: Blackwell, Timothy E.