Essays about: "Canis familiaris"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 31 essays containing the words Canis familiaris.

  1. 1. Bevarandet av afrikansk vildhund (Lycaon pictus) : potentiella strategier för att förbättra artens fortsatta överlevnad

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Lovisa Snygg; [2019]
    Keywords : afrikansk vildhund; Lycaon pictus; reproduktion; habitat; sjukdomar hos afrikansk vildhund; attityd mot afrikansk vildhund;

    Abstract : Den afrikanska vildhunden (Lycaon pictus) är en karnivor i hunddjursfamiljen. Majoriteten av dess populationen finns i södra Afrika och i de södra delarna av Östafrika. De lever i sociala grupper, så kallade flockar, som kan ha ett medlemsantal mellan 3–44 individer. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fyrverkerier och dess påverkan på den domesticerade hunden (Canis lupus familiaris) : hur påverkas hundens välfärd?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Amanda Höglin; [2018]
    Keywords : fyrverkerier; hund; Canis lupus familiaris; välfärd; ljudrädsla; ljudkänslighet; beteende;

    Abstract : Fireworks are low explosive pyrotechnics that are frequently used around the world during holidays such as New Year´s. Even though fireworks are entertaining to a lot of people, they are not fun for everyone. Among those last named you can find the dog (Canis lupus familiaris). READ MORE

  3. 3. Hounds of Hel: an osteological investigation of dog skeletons in Vendel Period–Viking Age inhumations at Valsgärde cemetery, Sweden.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Christopher Nichols; [2018]
    Keywords : dog; zooarchaeology; osteology; funerary archaeology; boat burial; Scandinavia; Vendel Period; Viking Age;

    Abstract : The cemetery of Valsgärde, Sweden contains 92 human graves dating from the 3rdc. BCE to the 11thc. CE, the majority and most elaborate of which date to the Vendel and Viking Ages (approximately 500-1100 CE). This total consists of 15 unburnt boat graves, 15 inhumation and chamber graves, and 62 cremations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Does Lifestyle Affect the Attachment between Dogs, Canis familiaris, and Their Owner?

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Biologi

    Author : Ida Fischer; [2018]
    Keywords : Attachment; dog-human bond; lifestyle; breed differences; sex differences;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate if the dog’s behaviour and the interactions between the dog and the owner   differ depending on lifestyle, breed or sex of the dog. For this we employed the Strange Situation Procedure, a test inspired from Mary Ainsworth´s study,   which investigated the attachment of human infants to their mothers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effekten av människans omvårdnadsstil på hundars reaktion på en främmande person

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Maria Schultzén; [2018]
    Keywords : hund; främmande person; anknytning; säker; oförutsägbar;

    Abstract : The dog (Canis familiaris) has been a part of human lives for so long that they are considered as family members by many people. They probably attach themselves to us in different ways depending on what nursing style humans use. READ MORE