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Animal personality has been studied extensively in recent years, yet multidimensionality in tendencies of risk-related behavior, and the role of such consistency from a mating tactics perspective, is yet to be investigated. We used a semi-domesticated herd of reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) to examine ...

Author(s)
Strong, J. S.; Weladji, R. B.; Holand, Ø.; Røed, K. H.; Nieminen, M.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Ethology, 2017, 123, 6/7, pp 484-492
Abstract

Companion dogs are increasingly trained for sports using varying pedagogical ideas considering the human-dog interaction. We focused on the human-dog interaction by examining the characteristics constructed for dogs within the training methods, and on the definitions of ideal dogs as described by...

Author(s)
Koski, L.; Bäcklund, P.
Publisher
Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden, Netherlands
Citation
Society & Animals, 2015, 23, 1, pp 24-44
Abstract

These proceedings presents papers submitted at the 44th yearly seminar (NJF-Seminar no. 450 Fur Animal Meeting) at Nova Park Conference in Knivsta, Sweden, last 1-3 November 2011 . There were 55 participants from Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Iceland and the Netherlands. There were no key note...

Publisher
International Fur Animal Scientific Association, Tjele, Denmark
Citation
Scientifur, 2011, 35, 3/4, pp 63-75
Abstract

This special issue presents papers discussed at the Proceedings of the International Workshop on the Restoration of Fish Populations, held in Duesseldorf, Germany, last 1-4 September 2009. 37 oral contributions and 19 posters were presented which covered a broad range of basic and applied research...

Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Journal of Applied Ichthyology, 2011, 27, s3, pp i + 1-100
Abstract

This chapter reviews key issues in understanding public perceptions and behaviours toward the bovine spongiform encephalopathy/Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease crisis in UK, Germany, Italy and Finland, how they are constructed and influenced by beliefs and social interactions, and how they are affected by ...

Author(s)
Dowler, E.; Green, J.; Bauer, M.; Gasperoni, G.
Publisher
World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
Health, hazards and public debate: lessons for risk communication from the BSE/CJD saga, 2006, pp 39-60
Abstract

The spatial dynamics of Cotesia melitaearum and Hyposoter horticola, attacking Melitaea cinxia, was investigated in Finland during 1993-96. The presence of C. melitaearum in a host larval group significantly reduced the rate of parasitism by H. horticola (18 vs. 33% in groups with and without C....

Author(s)
Lei GuangChun; Hanski, I.
Citation
Journal of Animal Ecology, 1998, 67, 3, pp 422-433
Abstract

The results are presented of studies on enslavement of adult Formica cinerea cinerea workers by Formica sanguinea a phenomenon hitherto unknown under natural conditions. Such enslavement follows periodic invasions and temporary occupation of nests of a slave species by F. sanguinea. During the...

Author(s)
Czechowski, W.; Rotkiewicz, W.
Citation
Annales Zoologici, 1997, 47, 3/4, pp 469-478
Abstract

An account is given of 4 trials in Finland on the behavioural response of male and female blue foxes to various odours and their possible connection with production and social rank.

Author(s)
Korhonen, H.; Alasuutari, S.; Niemelä, P.
Citation
Finsk Pälstidskrift, 1997, 31, 12, pp 296-297; 312-313
Abstract

Relationships within the Formica rufa group were studied during 1985-96 in the Gorce mountains, southern Poland, and in southern Finland. Relationships between the F. rufa group and F. sanguinea were studied in the Gorce mountains and in northeastern Poland. The investigations consisted of...

Author(s)
Czechowski, W.
Citation
Memorabilia Zoologica, 1996, 50, pp xx + 116 pp.
Abstract

Primary (egg) sex ratios and secondary (adult) sex ratios were compared in colonies of Formica exsecta with different worker sex allocation optima, due to different degrees of relatedness asymmetry among colonies. Fifty-nine colonies were sampled on 3 adjacent islands on the southwest coast of...

Author(s)
Sundström, L.; Chapuisat, M.; Keller, L.
Citation
Science (Washington), 1996, 274, 5289, pp 993-995

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