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The photo essay that comprises Elephant House bears mournful testimony to the severely restricted lives of the world's largest terrestrial mammals at the Oregon Zoo, as well as similar "educational" institutions throughout the United States and the world. While purporting to remain neutral...

Author(s)
Marcus, H.
Publisher
University of Illinois Press, Urbana, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Ethics, 2019, 9, 1, pp 104-112
Abstract

The purpose of the present research was to determine what type of relationship exists between owner to dog attachment and the degree of aversion used in training pet dogs. We hypothesized that attachment to one's dog would be negatively associated with the degree of aversion used in dog training....

Author(s)
Volsche, S.; Gray, P.
Publisher
Section on Human Animal Interaction, Washington, USA
Citation
Human-Animal Interaction Bulletin, 2016, 4, 2, pp 1-16
Abstract

This article aims at the reviewing the current knowledge on the obesity in humans and also in the companion, pet animals. Obesity is defined as a significant increase of the body weight; usually 15-20% above ideal value, what means the weight that maximized life expectancy. Obesity affects 22-41%...

Author(s)
Kania, B. F.; Wrońska, D.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2015, 90, 8, pp 501-504
Abstract

A herd of 15 Belgian brood-mares and 10 foals was studied. Field data were collected using 30-min focal samples, such that 1 h of data was collected on each foal per week of its life. Social spacing was recorded at 2-min intervals. Social encounters during the focal samples were recorded on...

Author(s)
Araba, B. D.; Crowell-Davis, S. L.
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 1994, 41, 1/2, pp 1-25