Les premiers animaux de compagnie, 8500 ans avant notre ere?...ou comment j'ai mangé mon chat, mon chien et mon renard = Earliest pets, 8500 BC?...or how I ate my cat, my dog and my fox
Contributor(s):: Vigne, Jean-Denis, Guilaine, Jean
Domestication and behaviour
Contributor(s):: Goldberg, J.
The domestication of animal species has led to complex relations with humans entailing profound transformations, especially at the behavioural level. It is a rather difficult task to answer the question of whether the wild ancestors of a given domestic form were in some way preadapted to...
Behaviour of cats
Contributor(s):: Bradshaw, J.
The origin, history and effects of domestication, behaviour and relationship with humans of cats are described.
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...