Effects over time of different types of sounds on gestating sows’ behavior
Contributor(s):: Gaillard, Charlotte, Deroiné, Clémentine, Misrach, Malinka, Durand, Maëva
Effects of a competitive feeding situation on the behaviour and energy requirements of gestating sows
Contributor(s):: Durand, Maëva, Dourmad, Jean-Yves, Julienne, Aline, Couasnon, Marie, Gaillard, Charlotte
Can animal personalities save human lives? Evidence for repeatable differences in activity and anxiety in African giant pouched rats (Cricetomys ansorgei)
Contributor(s):: Vanden Broecke, Bram, Abraham, Laura, Webb, E. Kate, Schneider, Miriam, Fast, Cynthia D.
Feeding behaviour and activity of beef calves during the first week at the feedlot: Impact of calf source and commingling ratios
Contributor(s):: Hodder, Abigail, Pajor, Ed, van der Meer, Frank, Louden, Julia, Thompson, Sean, Orsel, Karin
Does behaviour predict weight gain during adulthood in captive group-living rhesus macaques?
Contributor(s):: Zijlmans, Dian G. M., van den Berg, Lisette M., Langermans, Jan A. M., Sterck, Elisabeth H. M.
Assistance dog selection and performance assessment methods using behavioural and physiological tools and devices
Contributor(s):: Marcato, Marinara, Kenny, Jennifer, O’Riordan, Ruth, O’Mahony, Conor, O’Flynn, Brendan, Galvin, Paul
Personality assessment of headstart Texas horned lizards (Phrynosoma cornutum) in human care prior to release
Contributor(s):: Barrett, Lisa P., Anthony, Kelsea L., Eliades, Samuel J., Siler, Cameron D., Lock, Brad, Snyder, Rebecca J.
To pet or to enrich? Increasing dogs' welfare in veterinary clinics/shelters: a pilot study
Contributor(s):: Lopes, J. V. S. R., Daud, N. M., Young, R. J., Azevedo, C. S. de
Effect of animal assisted interactions on activity and stress response in children in acute care settings
| Contributor(s):: Jennings, M. L., Granger, D. A., Bryce, C. I., Twitchell, D., Yeakel, K., Teaford, P. A.
OBJECTIVE: Determine the effects of animal assisted interactions (AAI) on activity and stress response in pediatric acute care settings. DESIGN: Randomized treatment control design. SETTING: Inpatient pediatric acute care units (PICU, CVICU and Hematology/Oncology). PATIENTS: Eighty pediatric...
The interplay between affect, dog's physical activity and dog-owner relationship
| Contributor(s):: Vaataja, H., Majaranta, P., Cardo, A. V., Isokoski, P., Somppi, S., Vehkaoja, A., Vainio, O., Surakka, V.
Leaving a dog home alone is part of everyday life for most dog owners. Previous research shows that dog–owner relationship has multifarious effects on dog behavior. However, little is known about the interplay between dog–owner relationship, physical activity of the dog, and affective...
Spatial and temporal plasticity in free-ranging dogs in sub-Antarctic Chile
| Contributor(s):: Schüttler, Elke, Saavedra-Aracena, Lorena, Jiménez, Jaime E.
Free-ranging owned dogs are a conservation concern worldwide, but knowledge on their movement ecology is only recently increasing. To examine unsupervised dog movements into wilderness, we attached Global Positioning System devices to 33 village and four rural dogs on a sub-Antarctic island in...
Evaluation of the time-activity budgets of captive ducks (Anatidae) compared to wild counterparts
| Contributor(s):: Rose, Paul, Roper, Amelia, Banks, Sophie, Giorgio, Chris, Timms, Milla, Vaughan, Phoebe, Hatch, Steven, Halpin, Samantha, Thomas, Joe, O’Brien, Michelle
Ducks are commonly housed in captive environments where their abilities for flight are constrained, either temporarily or permanently. The use of flight restraint in modern animal management is contentious and ethically questioned yet any associated impacts on behaviour remain poorly documented...
Attention towards a handler in behavioural tests contributes to low 'Distraction' in guide dogs
| Contributor(s):: Murata-Kobayashi, Natsuko, Kuze-Arata, Sayaka, Kiyokawa, Yasushi, Takeuchi, Yukari
Guide dogs are one type of assistance dogs in Japan that help individuals who are visually impaired. The qualification of candidate dogs is judged based on temperament and health. Previously, our group showed that ‘Distraction’ was the most influential behavioural trait for...
Review: From human-animal relation practice research to the development of the livestock farmer's activity: an ergonomics-applied ethology interaction
| Contributor(s):: Beaujouan, J., Cromer, D., Boivin, X.
Animal husbandry and working conditions for livestock farmers have changed significantly in recent years as agriculture has been exposed to economic as well as health, environmental and ethical challenges. The idea of interdependent welfare between humans and animals is more relevant now than...
Personality profiling may help select better cleaner fish for sea-lice control in salmon farming
| Contributor(s):: Whittaker, Benjamin Alexander, Consuegra, Sofia, Garcia de Leaniz, Carlos
If they could choose: How would dogs spend their days? Activity patterns in four populations of domestic dogs
| Contributor(s):: Griss, Silja, Riemer, Stefanie, Warembourg, Charlotte, Sousa, Filipe Maximiano, Wera, Ewaldus, Berger-Gonzalez, Monica, Alvarez, Danilo, Bulu, Petrus Malo, Hernández, Alexis López, Roquel, Pablo, Dürr, Salome
Impact of digital dermatitis on feedlot cattle behaviour
| Contributor(s):: Thomas, Anice D., Orsel, Karin, Cortés, Julián A., Pajor, Edmond A.
Restless nights? Nocturnal activity as a useful indicator of adaptability of shelter housed dogs
| Contributor(s):: van der Laan, Janneke Elisabeth, Vinke, Claudia Maureen, van der Borg, Joanne Antonia Maria, Arndt, Saskia Stefanie
Dog behaviour classification with movement sensors placed on the harness and the collar
| Contributor(s):: Kumpulainen, Pekka, Cardó, Anna Valldeoriola, Somppi, Sanni, Törnqvist, Heini, Väätäjä, Heli, Majaranta, Päivi, Gizatdinova, Yulia, Hoog Antink, Christoph, Surakka, Veikko, Kujala, Miiamaaria V., Vainio, Outi, Vehkaoja, Antti
Validation of an accelerometer to quantify inactivity in laying hens with or without keel-bone fractures
| Contributor(s):: Casey-Trott, T. M., Widowski, T. M.