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The most common form of tourism in the rural areas is agritourism. In Poland more than 8000 farms have conducted agritourism activity. Among the visitors to the rural areas, almost 7% were foreign guests, mainly from Germany and the UK. However, farmers managing tourist activities are facing new...

Author(s)
Kuźnicka, E.; Michałowski, K.; Balcerak, M.; Boruta, A.
Publisher
Instytut Zootechniki, Kraków, Poland
Citation
Wiadomości Zootechniczne, 2015, 53, 4, pp 132-137
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The matter of this study is to make critical analysis by introducing areas that animals are commodified in the tourism industry. The aim of the study is concordantly to make critique by opposing that animals ara commodified in the tourism industry and ethical responsibility of the tourism come up...

Author(s)
Dİlek, S. E.; Küçükaltan, E. G.
Publisher
Anatolia: Turizm Arastirmalari Dergisi, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Anatolia: Turizm Arastirmalari Dergisi, 2018, 29, 1, pp 19-30
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This innovative, multifaceted series comprises authoritative reference handbooks on global tourism regions, research volumes, texts and monographs. Subjects covered by the 10 volumes are: tour guiding research; tourism and development; animals and tourism; urban destination marketing in Europe; VFR ...

Author(s)
Cooper, C.; Hall, C. M.; Timothy, D. J.
Publisher
Channel View Publications Ltd, Bristol, UK
Citation
Aspects of tourism collection (Vols 61-70), 2016, pp 3240 pp.
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Cover for The position of animals in tourism.

This chapter explores the nature of the position and experience of animals within tourism and why people seek out animal attractions while in the holiday environment. It considers not just those animals that we wish to see or engage with but also those that we eat, as in the case restaurants...

Author(s)
Carr, N.; Broom, D. M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391858)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The recent increase of parasitic diseases associated with wildlife tourism can be traced to human contact with wildlife and intense modification of wildlife habitat. The continental estimates of parasitic diseases among visited wildlife-tourists and mammalian wildlife present in conservation areas...

Author(s)
Odeniran, P. O.; Ademola, I. O.; Jegede, H. O.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2018, 117, 8, pp 2359-2378
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This book critically examines the many ways in which tourism and animals intersect, whether as tourist attractions, wildlife conservation tools, as travel companions or as meat to be eaten. It aims to make a meaningful contribution to the growing body of knowledge concerning the relationships...

Author(s)
Markwell, K.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Animals and tourism: understanding diverse relationships, 2015, pp 328 pp.
Abstract

To identify tourists' opinions and attitudes on the use of animals in tourist attractions, a qualitative exploratory study was conducted with three focus groups of tourists who visited Orlando, Florida. The findings indicated that the participants' ethical perceptions of animal-based tourist ...

Author(s)
Shani, A.; Pizam, A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2009, 14, 1, pp 85-101
Abstract

Leishmaniases are parasitic diseases transmitted to mammalian hosts by sand fly vectors (Diptera: Psychodidae). Despite the increasing occurrence of visceral and cutaneous leishmaniasis cases in urban centers, their transmission still occur primarily in wild environments and may be associated with...

Author(s)
Tonelli, G. B.; Tanure, A.; Rego, F. D.; Carvalho, G. M. de L.; Stumpp, R.; Ássimos, G. R.; Campos, A. M.; Lima, A. C. V. M. da R.; Gontijo, C. M. F.; Paz, G. F.; Andrade Filho, J. D.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2017, 12, 12, pp e0190315
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Cover for Managing tourism's animal footprint.

This chapter considers the reasons behind the recent wave of announcements by various British travel companies that they are ceasing their promotion of certain commonplace animal attractions. While targeted campaigning, exposing animal exploitation and the 'naming and shaming' of specific companies ...

Author(s)
Turner, D.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391858)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

The complex analysis of travel creation by the willingness to observe or interact with animals was conducted in the paper and also animals' role in travel logistic was discussed. As the theoretical background the problem of experience - in reference to the experience economy - was pointed, as the...

Author(s)
Berbeka, J.
Publisher
Uniwersytet Szczeciński, Szczecin, Poland
Citation
Ekonomiczne Problemy Turystyki, 2016, No.1, pp 199-210

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