Abgeschlossene Masterarbeiten am Messerli Forschungsinstitut


30. September 2019 | Kaja Salobir, MSc

Overimitation in dogs – dogs do copy irrelevant actions, but only of their owner

24. September 2019 | Mariia Shevchenko, MSc

An ethical examination of the inconsistencies of the human-pet relationship

20. August 2019 | Christina Maria Raudies, MSc

Characteristics and welfare of longterm shelter dogs

21. Juni 2019 | Lucie Pribylova, MSc

Quality of life assessment of blind people with and without a guide dog

31. Juli 2019 | Julia Mihatsch, MSc

The effects of injection of clove oil or isoeugenol on the behavior of goat kids

14. Mai 2019 | Monika Laschober, MSc

Midsession Reversal Learning in Kea (Nestor notabilis)


21. Dezember 2018 | Helena Manzenreiter, MSc

Validation of the PetPaceTM collar as a method to measure heart rate in dogs during eye tracking studies

Lisa Fischer, MSc

Management practices in Lamas and alpacas and associations with caretakers' attitudes and animal behaviour

13. November 2018 | Teresa Pegger, MSc

Do owners and only owners serve as a secure base to their dogs in a problem-solving task?

8. November 2018 | Sabrina Ausserwöger, MSc

Temporal stability of intraspecific relationships in pet dogs

24. Oktober 2018 | Roxanne Berthel, MSc

African Grey parrots do ot show spontaneous relational matching

26. September 2018 | Andrea Häusler, MSc

Influence of owner and household characteristics on provision of toys and activities to cats

4. April 2018 | Dr. Katrin Spiesberger

The effects of play behaviour, feeding and time of day on salivary lgA levels in calves

15. März 2018 | Viola Windsteig, MSc

Electromyographic activity of the equine longissimus dorsi muscle during induced back movements at stance

9. März 2018 | Verena Wesian, MSc

Behavioural responses of heifers towards stroking of the ventral neck or of different head-neck regions

22. Februar 2018 | Denise Reiter, MSc

The influence of the milker's behaviour on social behaviour of dairy cows


17. November 2017 | Julia Schindlbauer, MSc

Effect of owners presence on object-manipulation in former shelter and family dogs: a sign of different attachment?

5. September 2017 | Christina Pranger, MSc

Effects of acute stress on the reliability of skin prick testing and mediator release: clinical study in healthy and allergic volunteers using the Trier social stress test

26. April 2017 | Doris Köbrunner, MSc.

Husbandry and welfare of pet ferrets (Mustela putorius furo) and owners' attitudes: a questionnaire survey


25. April 2016 | Dr. med.vet. Irene Zimpernik

Morphological investigations on prehistoric and historic pig remains from Austrian archaelogical sites

8. November 2016 | Eleonore Haußner, MSc

Apples and oranges: achieving comparability between non-invasive strain and the needle criterion in animal experimental procedures of Directive 2010/63/EU

3. August 2016 | Katrina Rosenberger, MSc

The effect of milk allowance on solid feed intake, growth and behaviour of Holstein dairy calves.

20. Juni 2016 | Judit Berczik, MSc

Long-term consistency in the behavior of pet dogs: Test-retest reliability of a personality test battery.

28. Juni 2016 | Mag. Patricia Käfer, MSc

Talking about animal on its own terms: A critique of languages as a defining momentum in understanding animal' states.

12. Mai 2016 | Lisinka Summer, MSc

Do domestic dogs show visual preferences for particular species and breeds in a free choice test? A touchscreen study. 

1. Februar 2016 | Annika Huber, MSc

Empathic-like responding in dogs (Canis familiaris) to emotional sounds of humans and


10. September 2015 | Bettina Schreiner, MSc

Demethylation of equine sperm DNA during cryopreservation

15. August 2015 | Dr. Irene Fürdös, MSc

Clinical Studies in Veterinary Oncology at the Borderline between Preclinics and Clinical Trials: Critical Evaluation of Challenges and Opportunities

20 Juli 2015 | Madelaine Leitsberger, MSc

Objectification and anthropomorphism:
How advertisement contributes to instrumentalisation

20. März 2015 | Martina Muhr, MSc

Generation and characterization of a recombinant, soluble form of feline FcεRIα for chip diagnosis of cat allergy


30. Oktober 2014 | Dóra Szabó, MSc

Testing the Generativity Theory in Kea (Nestor notabilis)

6. November 2014 | Mag. Cornelia Belik, MSc

On the human side of animal experiments. Preliminary research into a novel topic in the field of human-animal relationships


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