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  1. Dog owners' perspectives on canine heart disease in Klang Valley, Malaysia

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    | Contributor(s):: Norhidayah, Noordin, Kuan Hua, Khor, Kuan Siew, Khor, Lim, YiJun, Lee, YongChong

    Canine heart disease often requires long-term treatment, which involves a continuous commitment from the dog owners. In addition to investigating their awareness and knowledge, the Theory of Planned Behavior was applied to also analyze attitude, subjective norm, and perceived behavioral control...

  2. Critical problems for research in animal sheltering, a conceptual analysis

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    | Contributor(s):: Horecka, K., Neal, S.

    Animal shelter research has seen significant increases in participation over the past several decades from academic organizations, private organizations, public entities, and even corporations that aims to improve shelter programs, processes, operations, and outcomes for the various...

  3. Emergency fostering of dogs from animal shelters during the COVID-19 pandemic: shelter practices, foster caregiver engagement, and dog outcomes

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    | Contributor(s):: Gunter, L. M., Gilchrist, R. J., Blade, E. M., Reed, J. L., Isernia, L. T., Barber, R. T., Foster, A. M., Feuerbacher, E. N., Wynne, C. D. L.

    Each year, millions of dogs enter thousands of animal shelters across the United States. Life in the shelter can be stressful, and one type of intervention that improves dogs' experience is human interaction, particularly stays in foster homes. Prior research has demonstrated that fostering...

  4. Cat coat color, personality traits and the cat-owner relationship scale: a study with cat owners in Mexico

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

    Studies regarding the cat-owner bond are quite rare, and several aspects merit more research, including personality trait differences in cats related to coat color and the cat-owner relationship. The objectives of the study were to describe, from the perspective of their owners, the personality...

  5. Reasons for guardian-relinquishment of dogs to shelters: animal and regional predictors in British Columbia, Canada

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    | Contributor(s):: Eagan, B. H., Gordon, E., Protopopova, A.

    Dogs are relinquished to animal shelters for animal-related or guardian-related reasons. Understanding what drives relinquishment patterns is essential for informing intervention opportunities to keep animals with their guardians. Whereas, overall reasons for relinquishment in a given shelter...

  6. Dogs working in schools-safety awareness and animal welfare

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    | Contributor(s):: Bidoli, E. M. Y., Firnkes, A., Bartels, A., Erhard, M. H., Doring, D.

    Gaining popularity, animal-assisted education is thought to enhance learning processes and children's development, inter alia. While previous research has focused on these potential positive effects for the pupils, animal welfare and human safety in the classroom are aspects that have hardly...

  7. Leveraging behavioural science to address pet obesity

    | Contributor(s):: Webb, T.

    2022Veterinary Times523718-191352-9374Englishtext

  8. A simple collar can make all the difference: a practical solution to a potentially serious equine welfare problem

    | Contributor(s):: Randle, H., Dennis, A.

  9. Encountering pandas and their valleys in precarious times: a tourism assemblage perspective

    | Contributor(s):: Ong, ChinEe, Xu, SiMin, Yang, XueKe

  10. Instagram as a data source for sea turtle surveys in shipwrecks in Brazil

    | Contributor(s):: Leitao, A. T. T. S., Alves, M. D. de O., Santos, J. C. P. dos, Bezerra, B.

  11. Feline scratching in undesirable areasSkrabani kocek na nezadoucich mistech

    | Contributor(s):: Kovaffkova, S.

  12. Pandemic puppies and interaction

    | Contributor(s):: Hedges, S.

    2022Veterinary Times523710-10, 121352-9374Englishtext

  13. Handling of stray dogs in the Polish lands from the 19th to the 21st century with conside ration of irregularities in this area

    | Contributor(s):: Hanusz, E., Skibniewska, E. M., Skibniewski, M.

  14. Environmental and training factors affect canine detection probabilities for terrestrial newt surveys

    | Contributor(s):: Grimm-Seyfarth, A.

  15. Spatio temporal patterns of human-elephant conflict and its economic costs in and around Chebra Churchura National Park, Southwestern Ethiopia

    | Contributor(s):: Adane, Tsegaye, Afework, Bekele, Anagaw, Atikem

  16. An overview of dog training and behaviour

    | Contributor(s):: Todd, Z.

    2022Veterinary Ireland Journal126320-3242009-3942Englishtext

  17. A science-based policy for managing free-roaming cats

    | Contributor(s):: Lepczyk, C. A., Duffy, D. C., Bird, D. M., Calver, M., Cherkassky, D., Cherkassky, L., Dickman, C. R., Hunter, D., Jessup, D., Longcore, T., Loss, S. R., Loyd, K. A. T., Marra, P. P., Marzluff, J. M., Noss, R. F., Simberloff, D., Sizemore, G. C., Temple, S. A., Heezik, Y. van

  18. Dog selection and responsible animal keeping during the COVID-19 pandemic: survey among future owners and animal welfare NGOsA kutyavalasztas szempontjai es a felelos allattartas a COVID-19- vilagjarvanv idejen: felmeres ieendo kutyatartok es ellatve

    | Contributor(s):: Szabina, T., Szilvia, V., Laszlo, O., Viktoria, S.

  19. Cat scratch disease at the human-animal interface. Case report in the City of San Luis, ArgentinaEnfermedad por aranazo de gato en la interfaz humano-animal. Reporte de caso en la Ciudad de San Luis, Argentina

    | Contributor(s):: Santiago Lorenzatti, J., Nazarena de Salvo, M., Diaz Perez, P., Cicuttin, G. L., Samartino, L. E.

  20. What is a lion worth to local people - quantifying of the costs of living alongside a top predator

    | Contributor(s):: Jacobsen, K. S., Sandorf, E. D., Loveridge, A. J., Dickman, A. J., Johnson, P. J., Mourato, S., Contu, D., Macdonald, D. W.