Angels Travel on Horseback in South Africa
PT bulletin digest
Traveling with a service dog
Travelers with special needs
Contributor(s):: Fertig, R. D.
Contributor(s):: Kilmer, K.
Planes, trains and automobiles
Contributor(s):: Dupes, B.
Loss of a pet
Paws for thought. More 'ask Kim'
Paws for thought: ensuring pet health at home and on the road. RVing with your pet
Paws for thought: ensuring pet health at home and on the road. And the heat goes on!
Paws for thought: ensuring pet health at home and on the road. Get involved in pet therapy programs
Pets can banish holiday blues
Contributor(s):: Kilmer, Kim
Traveling with horses
Contributor(s):: Lemke, M.
The land ethic? Tourism's non-human actors
| Contributor(s):: Derek R. Hall, Frances Brown
The philosophy of this chapter is consonant with the ‘land ethic’ of American ecologist Aldo Leopold (1949/1968), which conceives of enlarging – both spatially and morally – the boundaries of the ‘community’ to include such natural elements as soil, water, plants and animals. Its ethical...
The reintroduction and reinterpretation of the wild
| Contributor(s):: O'Rourke, E.
This paper is concerned with changing social representations of the "wild," in particular wild animals. It argues that within a contemporary Western context the old agricultural perception of wild animals as adversarial and as a threat to domestication, is being replaced by an essentially urban...
Minimizing disturbance to wildlife by tourists approaching on foot or in a car: a study of kangaroos in the Australian rangelands
| Contributor(s):: Wolf, I. D., Croft, D. B.
Approaching wildlife to attain a closer viewing experience is common amongst visitors to natural areas. We examined how tourists approach free-living kangaroos during encounters in a popular tourism destination in South Australia. We then simulated the typical properties of approaches to quantify...
The influence of social hierarchy on the time budget of cows and their visits to an automatic milking system
| Contributor(s):: Ketelaar-de Lauwere, C. C., Devir, S., Metz, J. H. M.
The effects of social dominance on dairy cows' (crossbred Holstein-Friesian; n = 30) visits to an automatic milking system (AMS) and their daily activity pattern was studied. Cows were fed on concentrate and milked in the AMS, which consisted of 2 selection units (sending cows for milking or back...