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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 Introducing cats and dogs.

Author(s)
Atkinson, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780647838)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Teaching your cat to come to you when you call.

Author(s)
Atkinson, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780647838)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for House-training your cat or kitten.

Author(s)
Atkinson, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780647838)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Approaching, stroking and picking up.

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

It is generally accepted that the geometry of an environment is a reliable source of information for spatial navigation used by most vertebrate species. However, there is a continuing debate on which geometrical properties of space are the ones that matter for reorientation. In this study, pigeons...

Author(s)
Sotelo, M. I.; Nardi, D.; Payne, K. B.; Coppola, V. J.; Muzio, R. N.; Bingman, V. P.
Publisher
American Psychological Association, Inc., Washington DC, USA
Citation
Behavioral Neuroscience, 2019, 133, 2, pp 255-264
Abstract

This article presents an experimental preparation for establishing conditioned food aversion (CFA) by voluntary wheel running in rats with laboratory chow and water freely available. In Experiment 1, unfamiliar food (raisins) was avoided by rats when they first encountered it. This neophobic food...

Author(s)
Nakajima, S.
Publisher
Japanese Association for Laboratory Animal Science, Tokyo, Japan
Citation
Experimental Animals, 2019, 68, 1, pp 71-79
Abstract

Rodent grimace scales facilitate assessment of ongoing pain. Reported rater training using these scales varies considerably and may contribute to the observed variability in interrater reliability. This study evaluated the effect of training on interrater reliability with the Rat Grimace Scale...

Author(s)
Zhang, E. Q.; Leung, V. S. Y.; Pang, D. S. J.
Publisher
American Association for Laboratory Animal Science, Memphis, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science, 2019, 58, 2, pp 178-183
Abstract

Many animals demonstrate numerical competence even without language. However, their representation is mainly based on inaccurate quantity instead of absolute numbers. Thus, their performance on numerical tasks is affected by the distance, magnitude, and the ratio of comparisons (i.e., as distance...

Author(s)
Irie, N.; Hiraiwa-Hasegawa, M.; Kutsukake, N.
Publisher
Springer-Japan, Tokyo, Japan
Citation
Journal of Ethology, 2019, 37, 1, pp 111-115
Abstract

Several studies suggest human-dog interactions elicit a positive effect on canine oxytocin concentrations. However, empirical investigations are scant and the joint influence of human-dog interaction and physical activity remains unexplored. The aims of the current study were to (a) examine the...

Author(s)
Powell, L.; Edwards, K. M.; Bauman, A.; Guastella, A. J.; Drayton, B.; Stamatakis, E.; McGreevy, P.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2019, 9, 2, pp 51

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