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  1. 'Maggots in their ears': hunting indications and indigenous knowledge in development

    Contributor(s):: Sillitoe, Paul

  2. A influência da relação entre homem e animais no aprendizado de zoologia

    Contributor(s):: Ricardo Cardoso Leite

    Este trabalho investiga como a relação entre homem e animal pode influenciar no aprendizado de Zoologia. Foram testadas três hipóteses: quanto maior a afinidade de uma pessoa pelos animais maior é o seu aprendizado; quanto mais contato a pessoa tem com a natureza...

  3. A pilot study on assessment of dog owners' attitude towards their dogs

    Contributor(s):: Salgrl, Y., Emre, B., Besgul, K., Ozturk, H., Sagmanlgl, V.

    It is known that having both theoretical and practical knowledge about main and further needs and training of dogs as well as communication with them have critical importance for dog owners in order to maintain a good dog-human relationship. In Turkey, dogs have taken the lead in pet population...

  4. Agriculture - Who cares? An investigation of 'care farming' in the UK

    Contributor(s):: Leck, Chris, Evans, Nick, Upton, Dominic

  5. An ethnography of an Idaho farm woman: Embodied knowing and communication

    Contributor(s):: Walker, Robyn Carlea

  6. An evaluation of a dog bite prevention intervention in the pediatric emergency department

    Contributor(s):: Dixon, C. A., Pomerantz, W. J., Hart, K. W., Lindsell, C. J., Mahabee-Gittens, E. M.

  7. An Investigation into the Relationship between Owner Knowledge, Diet, and Dental Disease in Guinea Pigs (Cavia porcellus)

    Contributor(s):: Rosemary Norman, Alison P. Wills

  8. Animal Cultures, Subjectivity, and Knowledge: Symmetrical Reflections beyond the Great Divide

    Contributor(s):: Nimmo, R.

  9. Animal related activities as determinants of species knowledge

    Contributor(s):: Randler, Christoph

  10. Animal Welfare Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices of Stockpersons in Kenya

    Contributor(s):: Wambui, Joseph, Lamuka, Peter, Karuri, Edward, Matofari, Joseph

    The stockpersons handling the transportation of animals between farms and slaughterhouses are rarely assessed for their animal welfare knowledge, attitudes, and practices (KAP). Thus, this investigation presents a unique opportunity to study these interactions. Herein, a cross-sectional survey...

  11. Animals in the lives of young Maltese children

    Contributor(s):: Tunnicliffe, Sue Dale, Gatt, Suzanne, Agius, Catherine, Pizzuto, Sue Anne

  12. Assumptions of the deficit model type of thinking: ignorance, attitudes, and science communication in the debate on genetic engineering in agriculture

    Contributor(s):: Ahteensuu, M.

  13. Attitudes on Animal Research Predict Acceptance of Genetic Modification Technologies by University Undergraduates

    Contributor(s):: Gabriel, K. I., Rutledge, B. H., Barkley, C. L.

  14. Australian psychologists' knowledge of and attitudes towards animal-assisted therapy

    Contributor(s):: Black, Anne Francis, Chur‐Hansen, Anna, Winefield, Helen Russell

    Background: Research on registered psychologists’ knowledge of and attitudes toward Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) is virtually nonexistent. Aim: To explore Australian psychologists’ knowledge of and attitudes toward AAT. Materials and Methods: This paper presents a thematic analysis of...

  15. Autonomy and the politics of food choice: from individuals to communities

    Contributor(s):: Chackal, T.

    Individuals use their capacity for autonomy to express preferences regarding food choices. Food choices are fundamental, universal, and reflect a diversity of interests and cultural preferences. Traditionally, autonomy is cast in only epistemic terms, and the social and political dimension of it,...

  16. Baseline Knowledge of Potential Pet Toxins among the US General Public

    Contributor(s):: Young, Natalie, Royal, Kenneth, Lovee, Bryan, Davidson, Gigi

    In 2014, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty toAnimals Animal Poison Control Center fielded more than 167,000cases of potential nonhuman animal toxicosis. Concomitantly, thereremain limited free and reputable veterinary toxicology resourcesavailable for companion-animal (pet)...

  17. Behavioural fever, fish welfare and what farmers and fishers know

    Contributor(s):: Huntingford, Felicity, Rey, Sonia, Quaggiotto, Maria-Martina

    In this article we first describe briefly how, like other ectotherms, wild fish promote effective functioning (for example, digestion and reproductive maturation) by moving through the temperature gradients that they experience in their natural habitats (showing behavioural thermoregulation). We...

  18. Birds and people on Ontong Java Atoll, 1906-2008: continuity and change

    Contributor(s):: Bayliss, Smith, Christensen, Egelund

  19. Building a 'Toolkit' for Change : Evaluation of Horse Owner Behaviour and Knowledge Transfer in Response to an Educational Campaign

    Contributor(s):: Lightfoot, Katie Louise

  20. Building better bonds: Facilitating interdisciplinary knowledge exchange within the study of the human-animal bond

    Contributor(s):: Christopher C Charles

    There is an increasing need among policymakers, practitioners, and researchers involved in the study and application of the human–animal bond to share and produce knowledge with each other to achieve their respective goals. Challenges posed by interdisciplinary and intercultural...