Essays about: "domestic dog"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words domestic dog.

  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. Canine cone electroretinograms in response to visible and ultraviolet lights

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Lars Nordling; [2019]
    Keywords : Dog; ERG; Electroretinography; M L-cones; Retina; S-cones; UV; Ultraviolet; vision;

    Abstract : Although ultraviolet (UV-) sensitivity has long been known to be widespread amonginvertebrates, bi s and some rodents, recent studies have revealed that the ocular media ofmost mammals (unlike man) transmits a large amount of the UV-A wavelengths. In addition torod cells, the domestic dog has two discrete types of cone photoreceptors. READ MORE

  3. 3. Species identification of ticks collected in Skåne county and their role in the epidemiology of tick-borne Encephalitis (TBEV)

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Phimphanit Choklikitumnuey; [2019]
    Keywords : ticks; tick-borne diseases; tick-borne encephalitis; TBEV;

    Abstract : Skåne is the southernmost county of Sweden where new tick species could become established due to the topography with milder climatic conditions and the geographical bordering with northern continental Europe. Ticks also play an important role as vectors and transmitter of tick-borne encephalitis, a viral disease caused by tick-borne encephalitis virus (TBEV), for which the incidence of human cases increased twice during 2011-2013 and 2014-2017 in Skåne county. READ MORE

  4. 4. Behavioral synchronization between dogs and owners.

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Biologi

    Author : Jasmine Heurlin; [2019]
    Keywords : domestic dog; behavioral synchronization; dog-human bond; dog-human synchronization;

    Abstract : Dogs have lived with us for thousands of years, so we have learned to understand one another. Dogs have been shown to synchronize their behavior with humans. Behavioral synchronization is characterizes by doing the same thing at the same time and in the same place as someone else. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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