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Cover for Play.

Author(s)
Atkinson, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780647838)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Friend or foe.

Author(s)
Atkinson, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780647838)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of morphine on social and non-social play behaviour in calves. Twelve calves experienced four treatments in a cross over 2×2 factorial design: Calves received an intravenous injection of morphine or saline 10 min prior to being tested...

Author(s)
Sutherland, M.; Worth, G.; Cameron, C.; Verbeek, E.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2019, 9, 2, pp 56
Abstract

Building on a study examining children's knowledge and care of companion animals, this paper examines emotional attachment to dogs. It uses a large-scale dataset on children's health and well-being (n=6,700) to explore the connection between attachment to dogs, compared with other companion...

Author(s)
Muldoon, J. C.; Williams, J. M.; Lawrence, A.; Currie, C.
Publisher
Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden, Netherlands
Citation
Society & Animals, 2019, 27, 1, pp 55-74
Abstract

Play, whether it be social or with toys on their own, is purposeful and benefits the animal. There is a disproportionate amount of studies on play in younger dogs compared to senior dogs. It is unclear why research on play behaviour in senior dogs is limited and why play behaviour apparently...

Author(s)
Tomlinson, C.
Publisher
MA Healthcare Limited, London, UK
Citation
Companion Animal, 2019, 24, 3, pp 150-155
Abstract

Pastoralists in East Africa are well known for their abilities in effective livestock and natural resource management in the dynamic arid and semi-arid ecosystem in which they live. Their ethnobiological knowledge, manifest in their skills of managing livestock and natural resources, is generated...

Author(s)
Tian XiaoJie
Publisher
Society of Ethnobiology, Denton, USA
Citation
Journal of Ethnobiology, 2018, 38, 2, pp 170-186
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Kitten to cat - reproduction and the behavioural development of kittens.

In this chapter the reproductive behaviour and physiology of tom and queen cats were discussed as well as physical and behavioural development of kittens.

Author(s)
Atkinson, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780647838)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Learning, training and behaviour.

This chapter takes a look at some of the different theories and methods to help train cats develop their learning ability and behaviour.

Author(s)
Atkinson, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780647838)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Play is commonly used to assess affective states in both humans and non-human animals. Play appears to be most common when animals are well-fed and not under any direct threats to fitness. Could play and playfulness therefore indicate pre-existing positive emotions, and thence optimal animal...

Author(s)
Ahloy-Dallaire, J.; Espinosa, J.; Mason, G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Behavioural Processes, 2018, 156, pp 3-15
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for First aid advice for common feline behaviour problems.

Author(s)
Atkinson, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780647838)
Type
Book chapter

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