Human/Farm Animal Relationships
Contributor(s):: Jack L. Albright
There are various combinations of human beings and farm animals. This paper attempts to evaluate those few studies of humans handling farm animals within a prescribed environment. Personality traits of dairy farmers and livestock people as determined by the Eysenck Personality Inventory (Eysenck...
The human-animal interaction
Contributor(s):: Swan, P., Bailey, D.
Human-animal relationships are far from fading in importance or reducing in number, despite progressive urbanization and industrialization. With increasing protection for animals being sought by legislation around the world and the recognition of important connections in our interactions with...
Human-domestic animal interactions
Contributor(s):: Broom, D. M., Fraser, A. F.
Origins and development of domesticated animals in arid West Africa
Contributor(s):: MacDonald, Kevin C., Blench, Roger M.
Is animal-assisted psychotherapy a profession? The consolidation of the professional identity of the animal-assisted psychotherapist in Israel [Issues]
Contributor(s):: Bar-On, S., Shapiro, A., Gendelman, A., Parish-Plass, N.
The therapy zoo as a mirror to the psyche [Theory]
Contributor(s):: Maayan, E., Parish-Plass, N.
Why Israel? A unique direction in the development of the definition and practice of animal-assisted psychotherapy [Issues]
Contributor(s):: Parish-Plass, N., Bar-On, S.
Tales about tails: is the mutilation of animals justifiable in their best interests or in ours?
Contributor(s):: Edwards, S., Bennett, P., Appleby, M. C., Weary, D. M., Sandoe, P.
Tail docking, involving surgical or non-surgical removal of a portion of the tail, is one of the most widely carried out and contentious mutilations inflicted by humans on animals. To differing extents, this procedure is carried out on farm livestock, draught animals and companion animals. The...
What is suffering in animals?
Contributor(s):: Weary, D. M., Appleby, M. C., Sandoe, P.
In much of the recent animal welfare literature the word 'suffering' is used simply as an adjunct (as in 'pain and suffering') or to emphasize that the animal consciously perceives pain or some other negative affect. A stronger usage of the term implies that the negative feelings are prolonged,...
Animal welfare in disaster management
Contributor(s):: Vroegindewey, G.
Cruelty and legislation
Contributor(s):: Harrison, R.
Why some people care for animals
Contributor(s):: Tiplady, C.
Religion, philosophy and ethics - how these affect our treatment of animals
Feminist aspects of animal abuse
Contributor(s):: Tiplady, C., Walsh, D., Baulch, M.
Welfare of animals in the terminal stages of disease
Contributor(s):: Edwards, G. B.
A model of stockperson-animal interactions and their implications for livestock
Contributor(s):: Hemsworth, P. H., Coleman, G. J.
This chapter presents a model of human-animal interactions in livestock production based on the factors involved in the relationship between stockperson and farm animal variables, including the influence of stockperson attitudes on his/her behaviour and of stockperson behaviour on animal...
Conclusion: current and future opportunities to improve human-animal interactions in livestock production
The opportunities to improve the stockpersons' attitudes toward livestock and improve their attitudes and job motivation to subsequwntly improve human-animal interactions, animal perormance and welfare are described.
Stockperson behaviour and animal behaviour
This chapter discusses the way the attitudes and behaviour of stockpersons develop and how these affect the productivity, behaviour and welfare of farm animals.