The Perceived Impact of The First UK COVID-19 Lockdown on Companion Animal Welfare and Behaviour: A Mixed-Method Study of Associations with Owner Mental Health
Contributor(s):: Shoesmith, Emily, Santos de Assis, Luciana, Shahab, Lion, Ratschen, Elena, Toner, Paul, Kale, Dimitra, Reeve, Catherine, Mills, Daniel S.
Redefining human-animal relationships: an evaluation of methods to allow their empirical measurement in zoos
Contributor(s):: Patel, F., Whitehouse-Tedd, K., Ward, S. J.
Negative attitudes of Danish dairy farmers to their livestock correlates negatively with animal welfare
Contributor(s):: Andreasen, S. N., Sandoe, P., Waiblinger, S., Forkman, B.
On-farm testing of dairy calves' avoidance response to human approach: Effects of sex, age and test order
Contributor(s):: Ellingsen-Dalskau, K., Dean, K. R., Rousing, T.
Attitudes of beef producers to disbudding and perception of pain in cattle
Contributor(s):: Wikman, I., Hokkanen, A. H., Pastell, M., Kauppinen, T., Valros, A., Hanninen, L.
Assessing the welfare level of intensive fattening pig farms in Germany with the Welfare Quality (R) protocol: does farm size matter?
Contributor(s):: Meyer-Hamme, S. E. K., Lambertz, C., Gauly, M.
Dog Fighting: Performing Masculinity in Rural South Punjab, Pakistan
Contributor(s):: Kavesh, Muhammad A.
Animal and human emotion: Concepts and methodologies
| Contributor(s):: Cátia Correia Caeiro
The human-dog relationship is particularly interesting for the study of emotions. The underlying concepts need to be made explicit and methods need to be adapted to the characteristics of the species studied as well as the shortcomings of the human experimenter’s perception.
Here Doggy! It's Prayer Time: The Relationship Between God, Man, and Dog in the Fourteenth-century Margaret Hours
| Contributor(s):: Efi Mosseri
A high degree of intimacy between humans and other animals is expressed in the keeping of animals as pet companions. This practice was common as early as Ancient Greece and Rome and regained popularity during the thirteenth century. In this period, dogs began to play a vital role in domestic...
Assessing and Enhancing the Welfare of Animals with Equivocal and Reliable Cues
| Contributor(s):: Jason V. Watters, Bethany L. Krebs
The actions of human caretakers strongly influence animals living under human care. Here, we consider how intentional and unintentional signals provided by caretakers can inform our assessment of animals’ well-being as well as help to support it. Our aim is to assist in further developing...
Les interactions entre l'homme et les animaux familiers : quelques champs d'investigation et réflexions méthodologiques
| Contributor(s):: Véronique Servais, Jean-Louis Millot
L'article synthétise les principales études dans le domaine des interactions homme-animal. Il souligne les difficultés méthodologiques liées à la démonstration rigoureuse des effets thérapeutiques des animaux. Le paper synthetizes the...
Influence of Exercise Enrichment on Feedlot Cattle Behaviour and the Human–Animal Relationship
| Contributor(s):: Emma J. Dunston-Clarke, Isabella Hunter, Teresa Collins
Finding practicable and cost-effective enrichment for cattle in feedlots is challenging. While enrichment should not negatively impact productivity, it could assist in improving feedlot sustainability by addressing societal concern that cattle have restricted, unnatural lives. In a feedlot 250...
Turpaterapiaa ja karvaista kaveruutta : ihmisen ja eläimen välinen suhde sekä eläinten koetut vaikutukset hyvinvointiin ja elämäntyytyväisyyteen
| Contributor(s):: Tanja Honkanen
Vaikka ihmisen ja eläimen välinen suhde on ilmiönä tuhansia vuosia vanha, on sen yhteyksiä ihmisen terveyteen ja hyvinvointiin tutkittu aktiivisesti vasta reilut 30 vuotta. Kertynyt tutkimus on keskittynyt koiriin ja erityisryhmiin. Ihmisen ja eläimen välisen...
As a religious and charitable organization based in Thurston County, Washington, Covenant Creatures will provide a broad base of services and assistance that include but are not limited to - material and educational assistance for: Street pets and their owners, the working poor, the...
The Impact of COVID-19 on the Working Equid Community: Responses from 1530 Individuals Accessing NGO Support in 14 Low- and Middle-Income Countries
| Contributor(s):: Wild, I., Gedge, A., Burridge, J., Burford, J.
Encounters with a canine other: performing domestication in transnational animal rescue and rehoming
| Contributor(s):: Schuurman, Nora
The End of the Partnership With a Guide Dog: Emotional Responses, Effects on Quality of Life and Relationships With Subsequent Dogs
| Contributor(s):: Lloyd, J., Budge, C., La Grow, S., Stafford, K.
Close Companions? A Zooarchaeological Study of the Human-Cattle Relationship in Medieval England
| Contributor(s):: Holmes, M., Hamerow, H., Thomas, R.
Response of UK Horse, Pony and Donkey Owners to the Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic
| Contributor(s):: Hockenhull, J., Bell, C., White, J., Rogers, S.
Salivary oxytocin in pigs, cattle, and goats during positive human-animal interactions
| Contributor(s):: Lürzel, S., Bückendorf, L., Waiblinger, S., Rault, J. L.