Veterinary business strategies and the human-animal bond: why pet welfare issues are in everyone's best interest
Contributor(s):: Ackerman, L.
Veterinary contributions to the quality of life via the human-companion animal bond-four Australian initiatives
Contributor(s):: Hogarth-Scott, R. S.
Your patient has a job and needs to stay fit
Contributor(s):: Eames, E., Eames, T.
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...
Human-animal interaction - the place of the companion animal in society
Contributor(s):: Godfrey, A.
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...
Relations between attitudes at work, spinal problems and relationship of man with horse
Contributor(s):: Lesimple, C., Fureix, C., Menguy, H., Richard-Yris, M. A., Hausberger, M.
Behavioural problems, in particular aggression towards humans, are a common source of accidents amongst professionals. On another hand, vertebral problems, possible source of bad welfare or pain, are regularly reported on riding horses. In the present study, we wanted to investigate the links...
Welfare issues with the carriage horse. (UFAW Animal Welfare Series)
Contributor(s):: Baldwin, J.
This chapter gives a brief overview of the urban carriage horse industry in the larger US cities. Common health problems in carriage horses and health regulations are described. Moreover, some relevant welfare issues are outlined.