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  1. Dead animals and the beast-machine: Seventeenth-century Netherlandish paintings of dead animals

    Contributor(s):: Wolloch, Nathaniel

  2. Menageries and the landscape garden

  3. Prioritizing emerging zoonoses in The Netherlands

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    Contributor(s):: Arie H. Havelaar, Floor van Rosse, Catalin Bucura, Milou A. Toetenel, Juanita A. Haagsma, Dorota Kurowicka, J. (Hans) A. P. Heesterbeek, Niko Speybroeck, Merel F. M. Langelaar, Johanna W. B. van der Giessen, Roger M. Cooke, Marieta A. H. Braks

    To support the development of early warning and surveillance systems of emerging zoonoses, we present a general method to prioritize pathogens using a quantitative, stochastic multi-criteria model, parameterized for the Netherlands. METHODOLOGY/PRINCIPAL FINDINGS: A risk score was based on seven...

  4. Diversity in horse enthusiasts with respect to horse welfare: an explorative study

    Contributor(s):: Visser, E. K., Wijk-Jansen, E. E. C. van

    A reduced level of welfare of horses is related to management factors such as low forage feeding, short feeding time, social isolation, and lack of unrestrained exercise. It has been assumed that welfare problems can be reduced and/or partly prevented by improving the knowledge and skills of...

  5. The paradox of E-numbers: ethical, aesthetic, and cultural concerns in the Dutch discourse on food additives

    Contributor(s):: Haen, D.

    Persistent public distrust of food additives is often explained in terms of safety and health issues. The broad variety of ethical, aesthetic, and cultural concerns tends to be structurally ignored by food engineers and occasionally even by consumers themselves. The public controversy of food...

  6. Assessment time of the Welfare Quality protocol for dairy cattle

    Contributor(s):: Vries, M. de, Engel, B., Uijl, I. den, Schaik, G. van, Dijkstra, T., Boer, I. de, Bokkers, E. A. M.

  7. Can substrate in early rearing prevent feather pecking in adult laying hens?

    Contributor(s):: Jong, I. C. de, Reuvekamp, B. F. J., Gunnink, H.

  8. Loading density and welfare of goat kids during long distance road transport

    Contributor(s):: Hindle, V. A., Reimert, H. G. M., Werf, J. T. N. van der, Lambooij, E.

  9. ['One health' also for pets]

    Contributor(s):: Leneman, M.

  10. Study of dog and cat owners' perceptions of medical treatment for cancer

    Contributor(s):: Bronden, L. B., Rutteman, G. R., Flagstad, A., Teske, E.

  11. Are there ideological aspects to the modernization of agriculture?

    Contributor(s):: Hardeman, E., Jochemsen, H.

  12. Moral convictions and culling animals: a survey in the Netherlands

    Contributor(s):: Cohen, N. E., Brom, F. W. A., Stassen, E. N.

    In this paper the results are presented of a national survey in the Netherlands. The aim was to identify and describe the convictions about animals that people have in Dutch society and the role of these in judgments on the culling of healthy animals during an animal disease epidemic. A total of...

  13. Elements of societal perception of farm animal welfare: A quantitative study in The Netherlands

    Contributor(s):: Boogaard, B. K., Oosting, S. J., Bock, B. B.

  14. The harmonisation of longitudinal data: a case study using data from cohort studies in The Netherlands and the United Kingdom

    Contributor(s):: Bath, Peter A., Deeg, Dorly, Poppelaars, J. A. N.

  15. Childhood cat allergen exposure in three European countries: The AIRALLERG study

    Contributor(s):: Giovannangelo, M., Gehring, U., Nordling, E., Oldenwening, M., de Wind, S., Bellander, T., Almqvist, C., Heinrich, J., Hoek, G., Brunekreef, B.

  16. Early, current and past pet ownership: associations with sensitization, bronchial responsiveness and allergic symptoms in school children

    Contributor(s):: Anyo, G., Brunekreef, B., de Meer, G., Aarts, F., Janssen, N. A., van Vliet, P.

  17. Pets, allergy and respiratory symptoms in children

    Contributor(s):: Brunekreef, B., Groot, B., Hoek, G.

  18. [Acts in clients with owner unknown: dilemmas]

    Contributor(s):: van Os, D. L., Muller, A. E.

  19. Preventing dog bite injuries: the need for a collaborative approach

    Contributor(s):: Keuster, T. de, Overall, K. L.

    This article discusses an open-minded multidisciplinary approach for preventing primary and secondary dog bites. This approach is based on the recognition of the interaction between the dog, human and environment in which they interact. Focus is given on the analysis of problem or potential...

  20. Consumer attitudes towards the development of animal-friendly husbandry systems

    Contributor(s):: Frewer, L. J., Kole, A., Kroon, S. M. A. van de, Lauwere, C. de

    Recent policy developments in the area of livestock husbandry have suggested that, from the perspective of optimizing animal welfare, new animal husbandry systems should be developed that provide opportunities for livestock animals to be raised in environments where they are permitted to engage...