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Published articles: Behaviour and welfare - the dog

 

Andics, A., Gacsi, M., Farago, T., Kis, A. & Miklosi, A. (2014). Voice-sensitive regions in the dog and human brain are revealed by comparative fMRI. Current Biology, 24 (5), 574–578.Link

 

Beck, A. M. (1973). The ecology of stray dogs: a study of free-ranging urban animals. Purdue University Press.

 

Bergamasco, L., Osella, M. C., Savarino, P., Larosa, G., Ozella, L., Manassero, M., Badino, P., Odore, R., Barbero, R. & Re, G. (2010). Heart rate variability and  saliva cortisol assessment in shelter dog: Human-animal interaction effects. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 125 (1), 56–68.Link

 

Berns, G. S., Brooks, A. M. & Spivak, M. (2012). Functional MRI in awake unrestrained dogs. PloS One, 7 (5), e38027. Link

 

Blackwell, E.-J., Bodnariu, A., Tyson, J., Bradshaw, J. W. S. & Casey, R. A. (2010). Rapid shaping of behaviour associated with high urinary cortisol in domestic dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 124 (3), 113-120.Link

 

Bradshaw, J. (2011). In defence of dogs. London: Penguin UK.Link

 

Burman, O., McGowan, R., Mendl, M., Norling, Y., Paul, E., Rehn, T. & Keeling, L. (2011). Using judgement bias to measure positive affective state in dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 132 (3), 160–168.Link

 

Coppola, C. L., Grandin, T. & Enns, R. M. (2006). Human interaction and cortisol: Can human contact reduce stress for shelter dogs? Physiology & Behavior, 87 (3), 537–541. Link

 

Fox, M. & Stelzner, D. (1966). Behavioural effects of differential early experience in the dog. Animal Behaviour, 14 (2), 273-281.Link

 

Freedman, A. H., Gronau, I., Schweizer, R. M., Ortega-Del Vecchyo, D., Han, E., Silva, P. M., Galaverni, M., Fan, Z., Marx, P.,  Lorente-Galdos, B., Beale, H., Ramirez,  O., Hormozdiari, F., Alka, C., Vil, C., Squire, K., Geffen, E., Kusak, J., Boyko, A., Freedman, A. H., Gronau, I., Schweizer, R. M., Ortega-Del Vecchyo, D., Han, E., Silva, P. M., ... & Beale, H. (2014). Genome sequencing highlights the dynamic early history of dogs. PLoS Genetics, e1004016.Link

 

Gazzano, A., Mariti, C., Notari, L., Sighieri, C. & McBride, E. A. (2008).  Effects of early gentling and early environment on emotional development of puppies. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 110 (3), 294–304.Link

 

Fallani, G., Prato Previde, E. & Valsecchi, P. (2007). Behavioral and physiological responses of guide dogs to a situation of emotional distress. Physiology & Behavior, 90 (4), 648–655.Link

 

Jones, A. (2007). Sensory development in puppies (Canis lupus f. familiaris): Implications for improving canine welfare. Animal Welfare, 319-329.Link

 

Hennessy, M., Voith, V., Hawke, J., Young, T., Centrone, J., McDowell, A., Linden, F.    & Davenport, G. (2002). Effects of a program of human interaction and alterations in diet composition on activity of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis in dogs housed in a public animal shelter. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 221 (1), 65-71.Link

 

Hiby, E., Rooney, N. & Bradshaw, J. (2004). Dog training methods: Their use, effectiveness and interaction with behaviour and welfare. Animal Welfare, 13 (1), 63-69.Link

 

Meek, P. D. (1999). The movement, roaming behaviour and home range of free-roaming domestic dogs, Canis lupus familiaris, in coastal New South Wales. Wildlife Research, 26 (6), 847–855.Link

 

Mertens, P. A. & Unshelm, J. (1996). Effects of group and individual housing on the behavior of kennelled dogs in animal shelters. Anthrozoos, 9 (1), 40–51.Link

 

Odendaal, J. & Meintjes, R. (2003). Neurophysiological correlates of affiliative behaviour between humans and dogs. The Veterinary Journal, 165 (3), 296–301. Link

 

Schipper,  L. L.,  Vinke,  C. M.,  Schilder,  M. B. & Spruijt,  B. M.  (2008).  The effect   of feeding enrichment toys on the behaviour of kennelled dogs (Canis familiaris). Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 114 (1), 182-195.Link

 

Scott, J. P. (1965). Genetics and the social behavior of the dog. University of Chicago Press.Link

 

Scott, J. P. & Fuller, J. L.  (1974).  Dog behavior.  University Press.

 

Serpell, J. (1995). The domestic dog: its evolution, behaviour and interactions with people.   Cambridge  University Press. Link

 

Siniscalchi, M., Quaranta, A. & Rogers, L. J. (2008). Hemispheric specialization in dogs for processing different acoustic stimuli. PLoS One, 3 (10), e3349.Link

 

Siniscalchi, M., Sasso, R., Pepe, A. M., Dimatteo, S., Vallortigara, G. & Quaranta, A. (2011). Sniffing with the right nostril: lateralization of response to odour stimuli by dogs. Animal Behaviour, 82 (2), 399–404.Link

 

Siniscalchi, M., Sasso, R., Pepe, A. M., Vallortigara, G. & Quaranta, A. (2010). Dogs turn left to emotional stimuli. Behavioural Brain Research, 208 (2), 516–521.Link

 

Spotte, S. (2012). Societies of wolves and free-ranging dogs. Cambridge  University  Press.Link

 

Starkey, M. P., Scase, T. J., Mellersh, C. S. & Murphy, S. (2005). Dogs really are man’s best friend - canine genomics has applications in veterinary and human medicine! Briefings in Functional Genomics & Proteomics, 4 (2), 112-128.Link

 

Taylor, K. & Mills, D. (2007a). The effect of the kennel environment on canine welfare: A critical review of experimental studies. Animal Welfare, 16 (4), 435-447.Link

 

Thalmann, O., Shapiro, B., Cui, P., Schuenemann, V., Sawyer, S., Greenfield, D., Germonpré, M., Sablin, M., López-Giráldez, F., Domingo-Roura, X. et al. (2013). Complete mitochondrial genomes of ancient canids suggest a european origin of domestic dogs. Science,  342 (6160), 871–874.Link

 

Vilà, C., Savolainen, P., Maldonado, J. E., Amorim, I. R., Rice, J. E., Honeycutt, R. L., Crandall, K. A., Lundeberg, J. & Wayne, R. K. (1997).  Multiple and ancient  origins of the domestic dog. Science, 276 (5319), 1687–1689.Link

 

Wells, D. (2004). The influence of toys on the behaviour and welfare of kennelled  dogs.Animal Welfare, 13 (3), 367-373.Link

 

Wells, D. (2004). A review of environmental enrichment for kennelled dogs, Canis familiaris. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 85 (3-4), 307-317.Link

 

Wilsson, E. & Sundgren, P.-E. (1998). Behaviour test for eight-week old puppies: heritablities of tested behaviour traits and its correspondence to later behaviour. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 58 (1), 151–162.Link