Effect of Birth Weight and Human Socialization on Reproductive Performance of Adult A.I. Boars.
Contributor(s):: Nikhol Elizabeth Dysart
The objective of this study was to examine the effect of birth weight and socialization prior to puberty on reproductive performance of A.I. boars. Twenty boars were randomly allocated to a factorial arrangement of treatments including birth weight (BW: High or Low) and socialization to...
Efficiency of working dogs undergoing a new human familiarization and training program
Contributor(s):: Haverbeke, Anouck, Messaoudi, Frédéric, Depiereux, Eric, Stevens, Miguel, Giffroy, Jean-Marie, Diederich, Claire
On the utilization of social animals as a model for social robotics
Contributor(s):: Ádám Miklósi, Márta Gácsi
Social robotics is a thriving field in building artificial agents. The possibility to construct agents that can engage in meaningful social interaction with humans presents new challenges for engineers. In general, social robotics has been inspired primarily by psychologists with the aim of...
When do domestic dogs, Canis familiaris, start to understand human pointing? The role of ontogeny in the development of interspecies communication
Contributor(s):: Dorey, Nicole R., Udell, Monique A. R., Wynne, Clive D. L.
Wolves outperform dogs in following human social cues
Contributor(s):: Udell, Monique A. R., Dorey, Nicole R., Wynne, Clive D. L.