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This fifth edition is a fully updated version of this classic text and reflects the genomic age. Key behaviour issues are covered, ranging from communication to social structure in a wide variety of domestic animals, including cats, dogs, horses, pigs, sheep, goats and cattle. Coverage has been...

Author(s)
Houpt, K. A.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Ames, USA
Citation
Domestic animal behavior for veterinarians and animal scientists, 2011, Ed. 5, pp xxi + 393 pp.
Abstract

To investigate how socialization can affect the types and characteristics of vocalization produced by cats, feral cats (n=25) and house cats (n=13) were used as subjects, allowing a comparison between cats socialized to people and non-socialized cats. To record vocalization and assess the cats'...

Author(s)
Yeon, S. C.; Kim, Y. K.; Park, S. J.; Lee, S. S.; Lee, S. Y.; Suh, E. H.; Houpt, K. A.; Chang, H. H.; Lee, H. C.; Yang, B. G.; Lee, H. J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Behavioural Processes, 2011, 87, 2, pp 183-189
Abstract

48 cases of intercat aggression, presented to the Animal Behaviour Clinic at New York State College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University between 1988 and 1994, were examined retrospectively. Clients were contacted by telephone so that the outcome of the treatment programme could be...

Author(s)
Lindell, E. M.; Erb, H. N.; Houpt, K. A.
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 1997, 55, 1/2, pp 153-162