canine

Chewing enrichment items in shelter and laboratory environments: an analysis of their use by domestic dogs (Canis lupus familiaris) and their implications for welfare

Author
Van Arkel, Alicia
Published
2018
Essay Description
A discussion of contemporary chew enrichment items and their potential in kennel environments for stress relief and expression of positive and normal behaviours

A discussion of contemporary chew enrichment items and their potential in kennel environments for stress relief and expression of positive and normal behaviours

Canine Fear, Anxiety and Aggression: Treatment options & welfare implications for domestic dogs (Canis lupus familiaris)

Author
Vera, Cynthia Cricri
Published
2016
Essay Description
Multiple treatment options relating to canine fear, anxiety and aggression

Discusses multiple treatment options relating to canine fear, anxiety and aggression, and consequential impact on domestic dog welfare. 

Canine obesity pandemic: Integrating the objective measurement of physical activity and the role of the human/companion-animal bond

Author
Mikhaleva, Natalia
Published
2014
Essay Description
Discusses the issue of canine obesity and explores the bond between animals and humans, its significance in perpetuating the problem and the role of veterinarians in controlling pet obesity.