anthrozoology


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an·thro·zo·ol·o·gy

 (ăn′thrə-zō-ŏl′ə-jē, -zo͞o-)
n.
The scientific study of the interactions between humans and other animals.
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Workman, whose master's degree is in anthrozoology, says that breeding for conformation (form) is a more recent development.
I think one of the weak sides of the legal approach here is that we are focusing too much on cognitive superstars like chimpanzees," says Paul Waldau, an anthrozoology professor at Canisius College in Buffalo, NY, who has written several books on animal rights and speciesism.
Lead author Hamish Denham of the University of Bristol's Anthrozoology Institute with his team videotaped male German shepherd trained police dogs and noted that the dogs bounced off the walls, Discovery reported.
He spotlights research fields that are growing: anthrozoology, the study of human-animal interactions (human-animal studies), ethology, the study of animal behavior, and cognitive ethology, the study of animal minds.
Dr John Bradshaw, of Bristol University's Anthrozoology Institute, explains how to know what your dog is thinking;
4) Centre for Animal Welfare and Anthrozoology, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.
Anthrozoos, a leading multidisciplinary journal that regularly examines the relations between people and "non-human animals," is published quarterly on behalf of the International Society for Anthrozoology, which was founded in part to address the characteristics and consequences of these interactions.
As he became more interested in such questions, Herzog's research shifted from reptile behavior to anthrozoology, the study of how humans and animals interact.
Scientists from the Institute of Anthrozoology at Southampton University described the results of their study on human-companion animal communication.
Researchers at Southampton University's Anthrozoology Institute asked 168 vets throughout the country to study the behaviour of the 49 most popular breeds.
of Wales Trinity Saint David) reviews the literature of anthrozoology, or the anthropological study of human relations with animals.