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    • Greeting behavior between dogs in a dog park 

      Ward, Camille (Universidad de Córdoba, Departamento de Medicina y Cirugía Animal, 2020)
      I used naturalistic observations to explore patterns of greeting behavior between 58 off-leash dogs (Canis familiaris) at a dog park. Dogs greeting at a dog park entailed one or both dogs approaching, engaging in olfactory ...
    • The human response to pet rescue TV commercials 

      Mueller, Thomas; Wingrove, Twila; Murray, Sidney (Universidad de Córdoba, Departamento de Medicina y Cirugía Animal, 2020)
      According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, 6.5 million abandoned pets are housed in shelters in the United States. Of those who are sheltered 670,000 dogs are euthanized. An opportunity ...
    • Domestic cats’ reactions to their owner and an unknown individual petting a potential rival 

      Buchera, Benoit; Arahoria, Minori; Chijiiwaa, Hitomi; Takagia, Saho; Fujitaa, Kazuo (Universidad de Córdoba, Departamento de Medicina y Cirugía Animal, 2020)
      Jealousy is a second-order emotion, its main function being to protect a valued relationship from a rival. A basic form of jealousy has been described in human infants, and its presence in non-human animals has recently ...
    • The human side of animal experimentation: A qualitative, exploratory study into workrelated stress and coping in animal experimenters 

      Glenk, Lisa Maria; Belik, Cornelia; Palme, Rupert; Aigner, Andreas; Jensen-Jarolim, Erika (Universidad de Córdoba, Departamento de Medicina y Cirugía Animal, 2020)
      Besides the pervasive controversy of animal experimentation in society, ethics and science, the human experimenter side of laboratory animal studies is a relatively underrepresented topic in human-animal interaction research. ...
    • The relevance of affiliative relationships in horses: review and future directions 

      Costa, Helena; Fragoso, Sara; Heitor, Filipa (Universidad de Córdoba, Departamento de Medicina y Cirugía Animal, 2019)
      For many years, studies on horse social behaviour focused mainly on social organization, dominance and aggression. There are comparatively fewer studies on affiliative relationships among horses, despite their impact on ...