"We kept these horses"
Contributor(s):: Ring Adams, James
A comprehensive study of dog bites in Spain, 1995-2004
Contributor(s):: Rosado, Belcbn, Garcca-Belenguer, Sylvia, Lecdn, Marta, Palacio, Jorge
A survey of canine heartworm awareness in Grenada, West Indies
Contributor(s):: Lohmann, S., Sage, S., Stone, D., Gibson, K.
Heartworm is a common parasite of dogs in Grenada, West Indies, due to the tropical climate and large number of mosquitoes. Because Grenada is a developing country and a small island, resources and education on heartworm are limited. In an effort to raise awareness of canine heartworm and the...
The AETANA Association is composed of a group of people among which include: professionals, students and enthusiasts of animals and nature together between Madrid and Zaragoza we have created the Spanish Association of Assisted Therapy Animal and Nature.The Association is to inform, integrate and...
Alhajas para soberanos : los animales reales en el siglo XVIII : de las leoneras a las mascotas de cámara
Contributor(s):: Gómez-Centurión Jiménez, Carlos
An international comparison of female and male students' attitudes to the use of animals. (Special issue: Minding animals: Emerging issues concerning our relationships with other animals.)
Contributor(s):: Phillips, C., Izmirli, S., Aldavood, J., Alonso, M., Choe, Bi, Hanlon, A., Handziska, A., Illmann, G., Keeling, L., Kennedy, M., Lee, Gwi, Lund, V., Mejdell, C., Pelagic, V., Rehn, T.
Previous research has demonstrated that in households where the male partner is more dominant, there is convergence in male and female attitudes towards animals, whereas if the female partner is empowered they exhibit greater empathy towards animals than the male partner. We tested this theory of...
Animal humanness, animal use, and intention to become ethical vegetarian or ethical vegan
Contributor(s):: Diaz, E. M.
The present study used relational and predictive approaches to build on past literature examining humanlike animal attributes. From the relational approach, it examined how five humanlike attributes ascribed to animals (Attributes Questionnaire) relate to one another and to attitudes toward 21...
Animal respresentations in linear rock art in the eastern Pyrenee: from the second Iron Age to the Middle Ages
Contributor(s):: Campmajo, Pierre
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...
Attitudes of children and adults to dogs in Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom
Contributor(s):: Lakestani, Nelly, Donaldson, Morag L., Verga, Marina, Waran, Natalie
Behavior of the Murciano-Granadina goat in the hour before parturition
Contributor(s):: Ramirez, A., Quiles, A., Hevia, M., Sotillo, F.
The preparturient behaviour of 90 Murciano-Granadina goats (33 of which had single and 57 twin births) was studied during the last hour before parturition. The goats were under free-stall management with access to an adjacent outdoor enclosure. The main activities performed by the goats in the...
Behavioural effects of social mixing at different stocking densities in prepubertal lambs
Contributor(s):: Ruiz-de-la-Torre, J. L., Manteca, X.
The behavioural effects of stocking density and mixing individuals from 2 different flocks were studied in 80 prepubertal lambs of about 20 kg body weight kept at either low (1 lamb/m) or high (3.3 lambs/m) stocking densities, similar to conditions experienced during transport. At both densities,...
Benefits of training/playing therapy in a group of captive lowland gorillas ( Gorilla gorilla gorilla )
Contributor(s):: Carrasco, L., Colell, M., Calvo, M., Abello, M. T., Velasco, M., Posada, S.
Animal well-being and enrichment continue to gain importance in the maintenance of primates living in captivity. Positive reinforcement training (PRT) and/or playing interaction have been shown to be effective in improving the well-being of several species of primates. This research study...
Binaries, boundaries and bullfighting: multiple and alternative human-animal relations in the Spanish mounted bullfight
Contributor(s):: Thompson, K.
Research into human-animal relations in Spain has favored the footed bullfight as a case study for broader generalization. Conducted before the formalization of human-animal studies and in an academic milieu characterized by structuralist or binary approaches, such research has largely...
Bringing Home All the Pretty Horses
Contributor(s):: Flores, Dan
Bullfighting and animal welfare
Contributor(s):: Odberg, F. O.
The various arguments for and against bullfighting are discussed. The author advocates changing the rituals to prevent suffering of the animals and bloodshed.
Bullfighting: At What Cost should Culture be Preserved?
Contributor(s):: Olivia Larene Read
When one hears the word “bullfight” it is nearly impossible not to instantly connect the idea with Spain. Bullfighting has been a large part of the Spanish culture for hundreds of years and continues to play a role in the culture today. However, in more recent years,...
Casas rurales en Alicante
21 Feb 2014 |
Posted by Manuel Alberto Orona
La Casota es una casa rural en Alicante, ubicada en la población de Fleix. Es ideal si lo que estás buscando es el contacto con la naturaleza.