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Clicker training for dogs: the right method makes all the difference  10

Clicker training is a popular and effective method of training dogs. However, different trainers apply the technique in different ways. A research...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/11/2020)

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The fight against rabies – World Rabies Day 2020  11

Rabies is a rare but extremely dangerous infectious disease that, if left untreated, is fatal for humans. It is true that rabies has been eradicated...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/04/2020)

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Dog decisions: the position of the people is the key factor  12

Do dogs know who to ask for help after observing an interaction between two people? “Eavesdropping” is defined as observing others and acquiring...

(Web-Redaktion on 08/27/2020)

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Playing with humans improves learning success of dogs in the long term  13

Exciting and emotional situations, such as humans playing with a dog – improve the cognitive performance and memorability of what has previously been...

(Web-Redaktion on 08/14/2020)

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Die unterschiedlichen Aspekte des "Vienna Framework", Grafik: Inst. f. Tierschutzwissenschaften und Tierhaltung  14

Happy animals: clarity in animal welfare terminology  14

“Positive welfare” and related terms such as “good welfare”, “happiness” and “good life” are increasingly used in animal welfare science. It...

(Web-Redaktion on 08/06/2020)

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