The influence of human interaction on guinea pigs: Behavioral and thermographic changes during animal-assisted therapy
Contributor(s):: Wirth, S., Gebhardt-Henrich, S. G., Riemer, S., Hattendorf, J., Zinsstag, J., Hediger, K.
An evolutionary point of view of animal ethics
Contributor(s):: Criscuolo, François, Sueur, Cédric
The observation that animals may respond to the emotional states of conspecific or even heterospecific individuals is not new. After more than one century, the need to define what exactly non-human animals are able to feel and—from this starting point—rethink the legal status and place of animals...
Human cerebral response to animal affective vocalizations
Contributor(s):: Pascal Belin, Shirley Fecteau, Ian Charest, Nicholas Nicastro, Marc D Hauser, Jorge L Armony
It is presently unknown whether our response to affective vocalizations is specific to those generated by humans or more universal, triggered by emotionally matched vocalizations generated by other species. Here, we used functional magnetic resonance imaging in normal participants to measure...
Cohabitation with a sick cage mate: Effects on noradrenaline turnover and neutrophil activity
Contributor(s):: Alves, Glaucie Jussilane, Vismari, Luciana, Florio, Jorge Camilo, Palermo-Neto, João
Conspecific recognition in the chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes): Cardiac responses to significant others
Contributor(s):: Boysen, Sarah T., Berntson, Gary G.
Do common ravens (Corvus corax) rely on human or conspecific gaze cues to detect hidden food?
Contributor(s):: Schloegl, Christian, Kotrschal, Kurt, Bugnyar, Thomas
Face scanning in chimpanzees and humans: Continuity and discontinuity
Contributor(s):: Kano, Fumihiro, Tomonaga, Masaki
Measures of sociality: Two different views of group size
Contributor(s):: Reiczigel, Jen?, Lang, Zsolt, Rózsa, Lajos, Tóthmérész, Béla
Monkeys fail to reciprocate in an exchange task
Contributor(s):: Pelé, Marie, Thierry, Bernard, Call, Josep, Dufour, Valérie
Toward an integrative understanding of social behavior: New models and new opportunities
Contributor(s):: Blumstein, Daniel T., Ebensperger, Luis A., Hayes, Loren D., Vásquez, Rodrigo A., Ahern, Todd H., Burger, Joseph Robert, Dolezal, Adam G., Dosmann, Andy, González-Mariscal, Gabriela, Harris, Breanna N., Herrera, Emilio A., Lacey, Eileen A., Mateo, Jill, McGraw, Lisa A., Olazábal, Daniel, Ramenofsky, Marilyn, Rubenstein, Dustin R., Sakhai, Samuel A., Saltzman, Wendy, Sainz-Borgo, Cristina, Soto-Gamboa, Mauricio, Stewart, Monica L., Wey, Tina W., Wingfield, John C., Young, Larry J.
Dolphin social intelligence: Complex alliance relationships in bottlenose dolphins and a consideration of selective environments for extreme brain size evolution in mammals
Contributor(s):: Connor, Richard C.
Effect of group size on aggressive reactions to an introduced conspecific in groups of domestic turkeys ( Meleagris gallopavo )
Contributor(s):: Buchwalder, T., Huber-Eicher, B.
Aggressive encounters and injuries due to head pecking seriously threaten the welfare of domestic turkeys and also result in economic losses for the turkey industry. Animals of different species show an increase in aggression when unfamiliar conspecifics are mixed but a marked drop in aggression...