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  1. 'Saving the Lives of Our Dogs': The Development of Canine Distemper Vaccine in Interwar Britain

    Contributor(s):: Bresalier, Michael

  2. 19 Seiki Rondon Dobutsuen Ni Okeru Kagaku To Goraku No Kankei: Bunka No Taishuka To Reja No Shogyoka Ni Kansuru Ikkosatsu (Japanese)

    Contributor(s):: Ito, Takashi

  3. A framework for sustainability transition: the case of plant-based diets

    Contributor(s):: Vinnari, M., Vinnari, E.

    Societal and technological development during the last century has enabled Western economies to achieve a high standard of living. Yet this profusion of wealth has led to several outcomes that are undesirable and/or unsustainable. There is thus an imperative need for a fundamental and rapid...

  4. 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...

  5. A prospective exploration of farm, farmer, and animal characteristics in human-animal relationships: an epidemiological survey

    Contributor(s):: Roches, A. de B. des, Veissier, I., Boivin, X., Gilot-Fromont, E., Mounier, L.

    Human-animal relationships are essential for dairy farming. They affect work comfort and efficiency, as well as milk production. A poor human-animal relationship can result in stress and accidents to both animals and caretakers and needs to be improved. However, many studies have demonstrated the...

  6. A Quantitative Prioritisation of Human and Domestic Animal Pathogens in Europe

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    Contributor(s):: K. Marie McIntyre, Christian Setzkorn, Philip J. Hepworth, Serge Morand, Andrew P. Morse, Matthew Baylis

    Disease or pathogen risk prioritisations aid understanding of infectious agent impact within surveillance or mitigation and biosecurity work, but take significant development. Previous work has shown the H-(Hirsch-)index as an alternative proxy. We present a weighted risk analysis describing...

  7. Afterword: following zootopian visions

    Contributor(s):: Mazur, Nicole

  8. Animal Ambassadors ... 4-H teens learn to lead science program for kids

    Contributor(s):: Martin H. Smith, Richard P. Enfield, Cheryl L. Meehan, Donald J. Klingborn

    To improve science literacy among school-age children in the United States, educators must receive effective training and support, and children must be engaged in science at a young age. Animal Ambassadors is a science-education outreach program of the UC School of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary...

  9. Animal cities: beastly urban histories

    Contributor(s):: Atkins, Peter

  10. Animal welfare

    Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.

  11. Application of the welfare quality protocol in pig slaughterhouses of five countries

    Contributor(s):: Dalmau, A., Nande, A., Vieira-Pinto, M., Zamprogna, S., Martino, G. di, Ribas, J. C. R., Costa, M. P. da, Halinen-Elemo, K., Velarde, A.

    The objective of the present study is to assess the variability of the measures used in the welfare quality (WQ) protocol for pigs among slaughterhouses in five different countries and to propose alarm and critical thresholds for the calculation of scores for future development of an animal...

  12. Assessing the emotions of laboratory rats

    Contributor(s):: Makowska, I. J., Weary, D. 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. Behavioral and cardiac responses by dogs to physical human-dog contact

    Contributor(s):: Kuhne, F., Hossler, J. C., Struwe, R.

    Measures of behavioral responses and cardiovascular parameters to evaluate and assess animal well-being are well established. A major aspect of companion animal well-being seems to originate from direct human-animal interaction. For pet dogs, the manner in which they obtain and respond to petting...

  15. Benefits of dog ownership: comparative study of equivalent samples

    Contributor(s):: Gonzalez Ramirez, M. T., Landero Hernandez, R.

    Owing to the inconclusive findings of research regarding the health benefits of pet ownership, we compared perceived health, stress, life satisfaction, happiness, and psychosomatic symptoms in dog owners and non-dog owners. As an attempt to overcome some earlier methodological issues, the sample...

  16. Beyond zoos: Marianne Moore and Albrecht Dürer

    Contributor(s):: Malamud, Randy

  17. Boring a wormhole in the zoological ark

    Contributor(s):: Lulka, David

  18. Boris M. Levinson: A historical perspective. A focus on his work involving animal-assisted psychotherapy

    Contributor(s):: Lacoff, Stefanie Lauren

  19. Bred for Perfection: Shorthorn Cattle, Collies, and Arabian Horses since 1800

    Contributor(s):: Russell, Edmund

  20. Bred for Perfection: Shorthorn Cattle, Collies, and Arabian Horses since 1800 [Book Review]

    Contributor(s):: White, Paul