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The fight against rabies – World Rabies Day 2020  10

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  11

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  12

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  13

Happy animals: clarity in animal welfare terminology  13

“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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Tigermücke (Aedes albopictus), Foto © J.Gathany/CDC  14

Dangerous new mosquitoes become native to Tyrol  14

Around 50 mosquito species are known in Austria – and new potentially invasive species are being added, as a newly presented study by Vetmeduni Vienna...

(Web-Redaktion on 06/29/2020)

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