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  1. "Ti-Koyo and His Shark". Human-animal brotherhood from Clement Richer to Italo Calvino and Folco Quilici

    Contributor(s):: Damiano Benvegnu

    Ti-Koyo e il suo pescecane [Ti-Coyo and His Shark] is a 1962 film by Italian film director and screenwriter Folco Quilici. Based on a novel by the Martinican writer Clement Richer entitled Ti-Coyo et son requin (Ti-Coyo and his [White] Shark, 1941) but adapted for cinema by Italo Calvino (who...

  2. "Who's been a good dog?" - Owner perceptions and motivations for treat giving

    Contributor(s):: White, G. A., Ward, L., Pink, C., Craigon, J., Millar, K. M.

    Complex relationships commonly exist between owners and their companion animals, particularly around feeding behaviour with an owner's affection or love for their animal most pronounced through the provision of food. It is notable that the pet food market is experiencing strong year-on-year...

  3. 'Animal Ethics Dilemma': an interactive learning tool for university and professional training

    Contributor(s):: Hanlon, A. J., Algers, A., Dich, T., Hansen, T., Loor, H., Sandoe, P.

    'Animal Ethics Dilemma' is a freely available computer-supported learning tool (www.animalethicsdilemma.net or www.aedilemma.net) which has been developed primarily for veterinary undergraduates but is applicable also to students in other fields of animal science. The objectives of the computer...

  4. 2000 Nebraska Beef Cattle Report

    Cow/CalfAge of Calf at Weaning of Spring-Calving Beef Cows and the Effect on Production EconomicsSupplementing Metabolizable Protein to Yearling Heifers Grazing Winter RangeRefinement of the MGA/PGF Synchronization Program for Heifers Using a 19-Day PGF InjectionReplacement Heifer Development...

  5. A Life After the Laboratory: Exploring the Policy and Practice of Laboratory Animal Rehoming

    Contributor(s):: Skidmore, Tess Alexandra

  6. A note on multiple fostering of calves on to nurse cows at a few days post partum.

    Contributor(s):: Kent, J. P.

  7. A randomized cross-over exploratory study of the effect of visiting therapy dogs on college student stress before final exams

    | Contributor(s):: Barker, S. B., Barker, R. T., McCain, N. L., Schubert, C. M.

    This exploratory study investigated the effect of visiting therapy dogs on college-student perceived and physiological stress the week prior to final exams. Students ( n=78) were randomly assigned to order of a therapy-dog intervention and attention-control condition, each 15 minutes long....

  8. A study on validity and reliability of on-farm tests to measure human-animal relationship in horses and donkeys

    | Contributor(s):: Costa, E. dalla, Dai, F., Murray, L. A. M., Guazzetti, S., Canali, E., Minero, M.

    The development and maintenance of a positive human-horse/donkey relationship is essential in order to decrease accidents and reduce negative states of equine welfare. In many animal species the reaction of animals to humans during specific behavioural tests is influenced by their past...

  9. Adoption of Research Animals

    | Contributor(s):: Larry Carbone

    Estimates of actual numbers of research animals used in the country vary, but one thing is obvious to most of us working in research facilities: the vast majority of these animals are euthanized when their usefulness has ended. Euthanasia is intrinsic to some projects. For example, many projects,...

  10. Alienation, Modernization, and Animal Welfare: Human-Animal Relationships at the Farm, State, and Country Levels

    | Contributor(s):: Briscoe, Michael D.

  11. Ambiguous mice, speaking rats: crossing and affirming the great divides in scientific practice

    | Contributor(s):: Dennis, S.

  12. Ambivalent animal

    | Contributor(s):: Thomas, Geoffrey

  13. American Animals, American Men: Popular Literature from 1830 to 1915

    | Contributor(s):: Kelly, Stephen D.

  14. An archaeological and historical review of the relationships between felids and people

    | Contributor(s):: Faure, E., Kitchener, A. C.

    A review of the archaeological and historical records reveals several lines of evidence that people have had close relationships with felids. Almost 40% of felid species have been tamed on all continents, excluding Europe and Oceania, but only one species was domesticated. However, taming...

  15. An investigation of the Rusbult Investment Model of commitment in relationships with pets

    | Contributor(s):: Baker, Z. G., Petit, W. E., Brown, C. M.

    The present research examines relationships between people and their pets through the lens of the Rusbult Investment Model. The Rusbult Investment Model identifies important antecedents to commitment in a relationship: satisfaction with the relationship, quality of alternatives to the...

  16. Animal cruelty and child abuse: a call for awareness

    | Contributor(s):: Rosenthal, C.

  17. Animal Farm's Lessons for Literary (and) Animal Studies

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: McHugh, Susan

  18. Animal geographies: exploring the spaces and places of human-animal encounters

    | Contributor(s):: Emel, Jody, Urbanik, Julie

  19. Animal matters: human/animal and the contemporary West: animal heroes and transforming substances: canine characters in contemporary children’s literature

    | Contributor(s):: Superle, Michelle, Gross, Aaron, Vallely, Anne

  20. Animal matters: human/animal and the contemporary West: boys gone wild: the animal and the abject

    | Contributor(s):: Chris, Cynthia, Gross, Aaron, Vallely, Anne