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  1. Elevated Sensitivity to Tactile Stimuli in Stereotypic Horses

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    | Contributor(s):: Sabrina Briefer Freymond, Déborah Bardou, Sandrine Beuret, Iris Bachmann, Klaus Zuberbühler, Elodie F. Briefer

    Although stereotypic behaviors are a common problem in captive animals, why certain individuals are more prone to develop them remains elusive. In horses, individuals show considerable differences in how they perceive and react to external events, suggesting that this may partially account for...

  2. Female horses are more socially dependent than geldings kept in riding clubs

    | Contributor(s):: Górecka-Bruzda, Aleksandra, Jastrzębska, Ewa, Drewka, Magdalena, Nadolna, Zuzanna, Becker, Katarzyna, Lansade, Lea

  3. Estimating the repeatability of behavioral traits in Norduz sheep subjected to an arena test

    | Contributor(s):: Çakmakçı, Cihan

  4. Do Canine and Human Personality Assessments Predict Successful Adoptions?

    | Contributor(s):: Walker, Sheryl L., Weng, Hsin-Yi, Ogata, Niwako, Anderson, Kathryn G.

  5. Dog behaviour prediction testing

    | Contributor(s):: Florian, M., Kottferova, J.

  6. You get what you give: Pet relationships in a communal orientation framework

    | Contributor(s):: Liu-Pham, Ryan, Patterson, Lauren, Keefer, Lucas A.

  7. Does the sex of the search and rescue (SAR) dog handler affect the work of the rescue team?

    | Contributor(s):: Wojtas, J., Zielinski, D., Karpinski, M.

    The handler's sex, as well as his personality and individual predispositions, may affect his suitability for work in rescue services. In addition, handler's susceptibility to stress may affect the effects of search and rescue (SAR) dog's work. The aim of the study was to analyze the salivary...

  8. Limitations and challenges of adapting subjective keeper questionnaires to non-Western sanctuary settings

    | Contributor(s):: Robinson, Lauren M., Crudge, Brian, Lim, Thona, Roth, Vichet, Gartner, Marieke, Naden, Kristina, Officer, Kirsty, Descovich, Kris

    In the past decade, there has been substantial growth in the number of animal personality studies published, however relatively little work has been conducted on different species of bears. Personality structure can provide insight into individual differences in behavioural responses, and in the...

  9. Selection for reduced fear of humans changes intra-specific social behavior in red junglefowl - implications for chicken domestication

    | Contributor(s):: Gjoen, J., Jensen, P.

  10. The mechanics of social interactions between cats and their owners

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    | Contributor(s):: Turner, D. C.

    This is a mini review that summarizes what is known from quantitative observational studies of social interactions between domestic cats and humans in both laboratory colonies and the home setting. Only results from data that have been statistically analyzed are included; hypotheses still to be...

  11. Is individual temperament related to behaviors in a social context for a Neotropical parakeet species?

    | Contributor(s):: Ramos, Gabriela de Araújo Porto, de Azevedo, Cristiano Schetini, Lovestain, Dhiordan Deon Costa, Jardim, Talys Henrique Assumpção, Sant’Anna, Aline Cristina

  12. Studying Antillean manatees’ (Trichechus manatus manatus) temperament in zoological parks: exploration of boldness, sociality and reactivity to humans

    | Contributor(s):: Charles, Aviva, Henaut, Yann, Saint Jalme, Michel, Mulot, Baptiste, Lecu, Alexis, Delfour, Fabienne

    2022Applied Animal Behaviour Science2461055120168-159110.1016/j.applanim.2021.105512text

  13. Unanswered Questions and Hypotheses about Domestic Cat Behavior, Ecology, and the Cat-Human Relationship

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    | Contributor(s):: Turner, D. C.

    After recent publication of several reviews covering research results from the last 35 years of domestic cat studies, a number of important unanswered questions and hypotheses have arisen that could interest active researchers, especially those beginning their academic careers. Some sections of...

  14. Compatibility of riders' personality traits and the perceived personality of their horse

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    | Contributor(s):: Bente Træen, Espen Røysamb

    This study addresses the relationship between competition riders’ personality traits and the perception of their horse’s personality, and it assesses whether a match in personality is associated with aspects of the riders’ self-esteem, general self-efficacy, satisfaction with...

  15. Canine-Assisted Therapy for Borderline Personality Disorder

    | Contributor(s):: Kim, Stacy J.

  16. Patients’ Best Friend: Understanding the Influence of Pet Therapy on Pain and Mood

    | Contributor(s):: Georgianna, Sarah R.

  17. Personality and Cognitive Profiles of Animal-Assisted Intervention Dogs and Pet Dogs in an Unsolvable Task

    | Contributor(s):: Piotti, Patrizia, Albertini, Mariangela, Trabucco, Lidia Pia, Ripari, Lucia, Karagiannis, Christos, Bandi, Claudio, Pirrone, Federica

  18. Do you see the same cat that I see? Relationships between Qualitative Behaviour Assessment and indicators traditionally used to assess temperament in domestic cats

    | Contributor(s):: Travnik, I. C., Sant'Anna, A. C.

  19. The utility of voluntary weighing in captive group-living rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)

    | Contributor(s):: Zijlmans, D. G. M., Vernes, M. K., Sterck, E. H. M., Langermans, J. A. M.

  20. Negative attitudes of Danish dairy farmers to their livestock correlates negatively with animal welfare

    | Contributor(s):: Andreasen, S. N., Sandoe, P., Waiblinger, S., Forkman, B.