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One View: BLM should use PZP to rein in wild horse population

Publication date: June 1, 2016 Reno-Gazette Journal Part of the USA Today Network Allen Rutberg, PhD and John Turner, Jr, PhD “The Bureau of Land Management has a tough job managing wild horses. If they propose a gather, or don’t gather enough, they get sued…” Drs. Rutberg and Turner discuss using the PZP (porcine zona Read More

Characteristics of Excitable Dog Behavior Based on Owners’ Report from a Self-Selected Study

Published: March 15, 2016 Animals DOI: 10.3390/ani6030022   Anastasia Shabelansky and Seana Dowling-Guyer  Abstract Past research has found that excitable dog behavior is prevalent among sheltered and owned dogs and many times is a reason for canine relinquishment. In spite of its prevalence in the canine population, excitable behavior is relatively unstudied in the scientific literature. The Read More

Characterization and Comparison of Injuries Caused by Accidental and Non-accidental Blunt Force Trauma in Dogs and Cats

First published: March 3, 2016 Journal of Forensic Sciences DOI: 10.1111/1556-4029.13074   Nida P. Intarapanich B.A.(DVM Candidate 2016), Emily C. McCobb D.V.M., M.S., Robert W. Reisman D.V.M., Elizabeth A. Rozanski D.V.M., Pichai P. Intarapanich Ph.D. Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA Center for Animals and Public Read More

Effects of Therapeutic Riding on Measures of Stress in Horses

Published online: August 22, 2015 Journal of Equine Veterinary Science Volume 35, Issues 11-12, Pages 922–928 Caroline McKinney DVM/MPH Candidate 2016, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine Advisors: Nicholas Frank, DVM, PhD, DACVIM and Megan Mueller, PhD Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA Center for Animals and Public Read More

Animal behavior expert Temple Grandin tells veterinary students that understanding animals’ emotions is key

Publication date: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 Animal behavior expert Temple Grandin tells veterinary students that understanding animals’ emotions is key Worcester Telegram & Gazette Massachusetts Animal behavior expert Temple Grandin spoke to students at the Cummings School on December 1 about animal behavior and emotion. Read full story here: http://www.telegram.com/article/20151201/NEWS/151209921/101371