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Indicators of undernutrition in cattle
Contributor(s):: Agenas, S., Heath, M. F., Nixon, R. M., Wilkinson, J. M., Phillips, C. J. C.
Influence of immunisation against GnRF on agonistic and mounting behaviour, serum testosterone concentration and body weight in male pigs compared with boars and barrows
Contributor(s):: Albrecht, A. K., Beilage, E. G., Kanitz, E., Puppe, B., Traulsen, I., Krieter, J.
Influence of teeth resection on the skin temperature and acute phase response in newborn piglets
Contributor(s):: Llamas Moya, S., Boyle, L. A., Lynch, P. B., Arkins, S.
Is the mechanisation of catching broilers a welfare improvement?
Contributor(s):: Delezie, E., Lips, D., Lips, R., Decuypere, E.
Monitoring stress hormone metabolites as a useful, non-invasive tool for welfare assessment in farm animals
Contributor(s):: Palme, R.
Physiological and welfare consequences of transport, relocation, and acclimatization of chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes). (Special Issue: The welfare of laboratory primates.)
Contributor(s):: Schapiro, S. J., Lambeth, S. P., Jacobsen, K. R., Williams, L. E., Nehete, B. N., Nehete, P. N.
Plasma cortisol and noradrenalin concentrations in pigs: automated sampling of freely moving pigs housed in the PigTurnReg. versus manually sampled and restrained pigs
Contributor(s):: Marchant-Forde, J. N., Matthews, D. L., Poletto, R., McCain, R. R., Mann, D. D., DeGraw, R. T., Hampsch, J. M., Peters, S., Knipp, G. T., Kissinger, C. B.
Reducing mother-young separation distress by inducing ewes into oestrus at the day of weaning
Contributor(s):: Perez-Leon, I., Orihuela, A., Lidfors, L., Aguirre, V.
Selection for temperament in sheep: domain-general and context-specific traits
Contributor(s):: Beausoleil, N. J., Blache, D., Stafford, K. J., Mellor, D. J., Noble, A. D. L.
Snakes that drink water, wine, or blood: what do snakes drink according to ancient sources?
Contributor(s):: Trinquier, Jean
The effect of group size and stocking density on the welfare and performance of hens housed in furnished cages during summer
Contributor(s):: Guo, Y. Y., Song, Z. G., Jiao, H. C., Song, Q. Q., Lin, H.
The effects of journey duration and space allowance on the behavioural and biochemical measurements of stress responses in suckling lambs during transport to an abattoir
Contributor(s):: Fuente, J. de la, Gonzalez Chavarri, E. de, Sanchez, M., Vieira, C., Lauzurica, S., Diaz, M. T., Perez, C.
Using personality ratings and cortisol to characterize individual differences in African Elephants (Loxodonta africana)
Contributor(s):: Grand, A. P., Kuhar, C. W., Leighty, K. A., Bettinger, T. L., Laudenslager, M. L.
Antibodies to Bartonella vinsonii subsp. Berkhoffii in Moroccan dogs
Contributor(s):: Henn, J. B., Vanhorn, B. A., Kasten, R. W., Kachani, M., Chomel, B. B.
Bartonella (Rochalimaea) antibodies, dementia, and cat ownership among men infected with human immunodeficiency virus
Contributor(s):: Schwartzman, W. A., Patnaik, M., Angulo, F. J., Visscher, B. R., Miller, E. N., Peter, J. B.
Cat or dog ownership and seroprevalence of ehrlichiosis, Q fever, and cat-scratch disease
Contributor(s):: Skerget, M., Wenisch, C., Daxboeck, F., Krause, R., Haberl, R., Stuenzner, D.
Field evaluation of a dog owner, participation-based, bait delivery system for the oral immunization of dogs against rabies in Tunisia
Contributor(s):: Ben Youssef, S., Matter, H. C., Schumacher, C. L., Kharmachi, H., Jemli, J., Mrabet, L., Gharbi, M., Hammami, S., El Hicheri, K., Aubert, M. F., Meslin, F. X.
Home monitoring of blood glucose concentration by owners of diabetic dogs
Contributor(s):: Casella, M., Wess, G., Hassig, M., Reusch, C. E.
Is Helicobacter pylori transmitted from cats to humans?
Contributor(s):: Webb, P. M., Knight, T., Elder, J. B., Newell, D. G., Forman, D.
Pet ownership, but not ACE inhibitor therapy, blunts home blood pressure responses to mental stress
Contributor(s):: Allen, K., Shykoff, B. E., Izzo, J. L., Jr.
In the present study, we evaluated the effect of a nonevaluative social support intervention (pet ownership) on blood pressure response to mental stress before and during ACE inhibitor therapy. Forty-eight hypertensive individuals participated in an experiment at home and in the physician’s...