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  1. Animals' Capability to Bond and the Implications that Follow

    Contributor(s):: Falyn Goldfarb

    This paper explores the ways in which humans have historically viewed animals, with a focus on Descartes theory automata. Further concepts of the problem of different minds, inherent value, empathy, love, friendship, grief, isolation, anthropomorphism, and biochemistry (focusing on oxytocin,...

  2. How do Suburban Coyote Attacks Affect Residents' Perceptions? Insights from a New York Case Study

    Contributor(s):: William F. Siemer, Daniel J. Decker, James E. Shanahan, Heather A. Wieczorek Hudenko

    Understanding the human dimensions of human-coyote conflicts in metropolitan areas has taken on greater importance as coyotes (Canis latrans) have established themselves as the top predator in many urban ecosystems across North America. Though uncommon, coyote attacks on humans do occur in...

  3. Perceptions of zoo visitors about the suitability of Geochelone elegans as a pet based on exhibit design

    Contributor(s):: Shannon Marie Mckinney

    Globally, the pet trade plays an active role in society even though many of the species involved are not always ideal pets. Zoos and other institutes may inadvertently contribute to the problem by housing animals in exhibits which may mislead the public about an animal's suitability as a pet....

  4. His bark is worse than his bite: perceptions and rationalization of canine aggressive behavior

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    | Contributor(s):: Rachel Orritt, Harriet Gross, Todd Hogue

    Qualitative methods are increasingly used to investigate the complexities of the dog-human relationship. In order to inform a larger study of human dog interaction, a focus group study was carried out to address the question 'How is aggressive behavior in dogs perceived and rationalized by...

  5. Parental perceptions of dog ownership in the development of communicative competence in children with chronic, physical disability

    | Contributor(s):: Wood, Jean Kathleen-Locke

  6. Perceptions of pet owners in urban Latin America on protection of their animals during disasters

    | Contributor(s):: Hesterberg, Uta W., Huertas, Gerardo, Appleby, Michael C.

  7. Attention of dogs and owners in urban contexts: Public perception and problematic behaviors

    | Contributor(s):: Mongillo, Paolo, Adamelli, Serena, Pitteri, Elisa, Marinelli, Lieta

  8. How can surgeonfish help pediatric surgeons? A pilot study investigating the antinociceptive effect of fish aquariums in adult volunteers

    | Contributor(s):: Sanchez, Matthieu, Delpont, Marion, Bachy, Manon, Kabbaj, Reda, Annequin, Daniel, Vialle, Raphaël

  9. Comparative applied perception research: The case of working dogs

    | Contributor(s):: Helton, William S., Helton, Nicole D., Hoffman, Robert R., Hancock, Peter A., Scerbo, Mark W., Parasuraman, Raja, Szalma, James L.

  10. Sep 17 2015

    Animals in the Anthropocene: Human-animal relations in a changing semiosphere

    Most but not all of current environmental change is anthropogenic. The term the Anthropocene (the era of humankind) is increasingly acknowledged as suitable for our current geological epoch. As the...

  11. Domestic dogs conceal auditory but not visual information from others

    | Contributor(s):: Brauer, J., Keckeisen, M., Pitsch, A., Kaminski, J., Call, J., Tomasello, M.

  12. Anxiety and depression in care homes in Malta and Australia: part 2

    | Contributor(s):: Baldacchino, Donia R., Bonello, Lilian

  13. An fMRI Study of Attachment to Companion Animals and Pet Ownership

    | Contributor(s):: Ernst, Thomas, Psychology,, Watanabe, Sara

  14. Nonstandard Observers and the Nature of Privacy

    | Contributor(s):: Soifer, Eldon, Elliott, David

  15. A zoo-logical nature. The construction of Africa in Kristiansand Zoo and Amusement Park

    | Contributor(s):: Ruud, Lise Camilla

  16. Animals as hunting partners: reciprocity among the James Bay Cree

    | Contributor(s):: Feit, Harvey A.

  17. Children and animal thought

    | Contributor(s):: Solomon, Gregg

  18. Considering living-beings in the Aceramic Neolithic of Cyprus

    | Contributor(s):: Jones, Paula Louise

  19. Constructing the dolphin's mind

    | Contributor(s):: Servais, Véronique

  20. Damhirsche in Europa und im Vorderen Orient - Jahrtausendalte Inspiration für Kunst und Mythen, Tierhaltung und Jagd

    | Contributor(s):: Becker, Cornelia