Canine Science Forum 2016 – Oral and poster presentations (revised)
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AbstractTable of Contents
p. s6 - O1 - Global motion detection in dogs (canis familiaris)
p. s7 - O2 - Dogs´ discrimination of human selfish and generous attitudes: a comparison of family dogs, shelter dogs and puppies
p. s8 - O3 - Human autism gene associated with dog-human communication and sociality in dogs
p. s9 - O4 - How can we test canine olfactory capacity? Comparing dog breeds and wolves in a natural detection task
p. s10 - O5 - Functional understanding of emotional expressions in domestic dogs
p. s11 - O6 - Differences in behavioral flexibility between long-term dog owners, dog adopters, and dog relinquishers
p. s12 - O7 - Unconditioned anxiety in domestic dogs with or without behavior problems
p. s13 - O8 - Playful activities post-learning improve memory consolidation in labrador retriever dogs (canis lupus familiaris)
p. s14 - O9 - Neural mechanisms for verbal praise processing in dogs
p. s15 - O11 - Fellow human? Fellow dog?
Pet dogs’ relationships with their owner and with dogs living in the same household
p. s16 - O12 - The effects of sex and gonadectomy on a spatial navigation task in dogs
p. s17 - O13 - Risk factors associated with human directed aggressive behavior and dog bites
p. s18 - O15 - Non-linear phenomena in dog whines as potential indicators of separation anxiety
p. s19 - O16 - Understanding dog-dog interactions: if experience doesn’t count, what does?
p. s20 - O17 - Aging of attentiveness in pet dogs: does training make a difference?
p. s21 - O18 - Comparison of effects of companion dogs and service dogs on quality of life
in people with movement disorders
p. s22 - O19 - Comparing incidence and impact of health and behavior issues
in an ageing population of working guide dogs
p. s23 - O20 - Indirect reciprocity in working dogs
p. s24 - O21 - Puppy and adult dog personality
p. s25 - O22 - Similarities and differences between dog- and infant-directed speech
p. s26 - O23 - Tracking of wild wolves using passive acoustic monitoring
p. s27 - O24 - The social behavior of neutered male dogs compared to intact dogs
(canis lupus familiaris). Video analyses, questionnaires and case studies
p. s28 - O25 - Inhibitory control in dogs: what are we actually measuring?
p. s29 - O26 - Owner interaction style affects dog physiology during a staged threat
p. s30 - O27 - What does my dog understand about me?
p. s31 - O28 - Breed differences in dog behavior co-vary with genetic relationships between breeds
p. s32 - O29 - Dietary study of free-ranging dogs in rural Zimbabwe
p. s33 - O30 - Owner adult attachment style and the responses of dogs to challenging situations
p. s34 - O31 - The vidopet – a reliable and valid assessment of personality in pet dogs
p. s35 - O32 - Investigating the link between laterality and personality traits in dogs
p. s39 - P01 - The domestication from the wolf to the dog is based on coevolution.
The evolutionary continuity of the brain enabled both to social contact and empathy
p. s40 - P02 - Moving on: animal ethics in the dog-human society
p. s41 - P03 - Reverse canine susceptibility to the Ebbinghaus-Titchener illusion
p. s42 - P04 - Factors effecting police dog performance
p. s43 - P05 - Livestock guarding dogs (lgds) in Finnish and Estonian archipelago and coastal areas: multi-role of damage prevention methods
p. s44 - P08 - Biopsychosocial characteristics which may predict conservation
scent detection dog success
p. s45 - P09 - Dogs know skill levels of humans
p. s46 - P10 - A comparison of two paradigms for assessing prosocial tendencies in pet dogs
p. s47 - P11 - Emotional contagion in dogs (canis familiaris) to sounds of humans and conspecifics
p. s48 - P12 - The influence of age, breed, sex and previous experience on discrimination learning & inference by exclusion in pet dogs
p. s49 - P14 - Identifying and interpreting scats of sympatric canids in Australia
p. s50 - P15 - Genetic differentiation between dog breeds and breed varieties
p. s51 - P16 - Recognizing emotions in vocal communication, between dogs and humans
p. s52 - P17 - Dangerous dogs? Impulsivity in the Brazilian mastiff (fila brasileiro)
p. s53 - P19 - What “counts” for dogs in a food choice task?
p. s54 - P20 - Comparison of socio-cognitive skills among assisted therapy dogs and pet dogs
p. s55 - P21 - Child-family dog interactions in children up to six years and caregivers’ attitudes to supervision
p. s56 - P22 - Do dogs recognize intention and goal of humans?
p. s57 - P23 - Size discrimination in domestic dogs
p. s58 - P24 - Psichiatric patients as randagiamotm volunteers improve
the quality of life of shelter’s dogs
p. s59 - P25 - Dog-handler dynamics influence avalanche search team’s performance
p. s60 - P26 - Intraspecific attachment in dogs: is the mother always the mother?
p. s61 - P27 - Six in-depth case studies of unsuccessful guide dog partnerships
p. s62 - P28 - Similar recent selection criteria caused different behavioral effects
within golden and labrador retriever dogs
p. s63 - P29 - A review of assistance dog effectiveness and implications for animal welfare
p. s64 - P31 - Age, excitability and speed: automated measurements
of behaviour traits in ageing research
p. s65 - P32 - Canine olfactory detection of lung cancer in human urine:
a step forward in dog learning and training
p. s66 - P33 - Estimation of dog’s olfactory detection threshold
using spontaneous sniffing behavior
p. s67 - P34 - An analysis of the cognitive structure of dogs: age, sex and training effects
p. s68 - P35 - Perception of animacy in dogs (canis familiaris)
p. s69 - P36 - A multivariate analysis of behavioural signs of separation-related problems in dogs
p. s70 - P37 - Characterization of tail movement in domestic dogs
p. s71 - P38 - Influence of emotional cues on social learning in domestic dogs:
p. s72 - P39 - Dominance relationships and its correlates in a captive family pack of arctic wolves
p. s73 - P40 - Quantifying the dog-human bond: patterns of behavior towards owners
and strangers across a standardized test sequence
p. s74 - P41 - Motion prediction in dogs
p. s75 - P42 - Do livestock guardings dogs frighten wolves?
p. s76 - P43 - Pet dogs but not shelter dogs present social referencing with their handlers
p. s77 - P44 - How do dog brains process live human faces and face images:
two visual fmri experiments
p. s78 - P45 - A qualitative study on the impact of premature retirement of guide dogs on owners
p. s79 - P46 - Evidence for sychronization of stress hormones in owners and dogs during the strange situation test
p. s80 - P47 - The Dog Aging Project: Rapamycin as a potential aging modulator in dogs
p. s81 - P49 - Identification of fear behaviors shown by puppies in response to novel objects
p. s82 - P50 - Dog lover dedication: the good, the bad and the true love ways
of the human-canine relationship
p. s83 - P51 - Comparing motor bias in dogs and humans
p. s84 - P52 - Investigating empathy-like responding to conspecifics’ distress in pet dogs
p. s85 - P53 - Analysis of correlations between early socialization and aggression in the dog
p. s86 - P54 - Remote thermographic monitoring of ear temperature
in relation to separation stress in dogs
p. s87 - P55 - Training dogs for accurate eye-tracking
p. s88 - P56 - Recognition of live human faces by pet dogs
p. s89 - P57 - The aims of pre-adoption dog assessments conducted
by rehoming organizations in the UK and US
p. s90 - P58 - The effect of reward-handler dissociation on dogs’ obedience performance
in different conditions
p. s91 - P59 - The function of opponents and bystander post-conflict affiliative interactions
in a captive family pack of arctic wolves
p. s92 - P60 - Do free-ranging and pet dogs differ in their problem-solving abilities
and human-directed behaviour?
p. s93 - P62 - Who will be my helper?
p. s94 - P63 - Attribution of emotion to dogs
p. s95 - P64 - Use of preference assessments and structured potential adopter-dog interactions increases adoptions
p. s96 - P65 - Breed differences in canine aggression - Survey
p. s97 - P66 - Do owner’s gender influence the referential communication in dogs?
p. s98 - P67 - Misinterpretation of canine posture in a vase of the amasis painter
p. s99 - P68 - Reasons for relinquishment of dogs to the municipal dog shelter of Rome
p. s100 - P69 - Personality traits that emerge in ten popular dog breeds in Italy
p. s101 - P70 - Metabolic factors, rather than nonselective food intake might affect obesity in dogs
p. s102 - P71 - Owner evaluations of dog personality and behaviour are associated with breed group, but not with two oxytocin receptor gene polymorphisms
p. s103 - P72 - Positive and negative social experience modulates sleep macrostructure in dogs
p. s104 - P73 - The effect of oxytocin on social responsiveness in a ‘cooperative’
and an ‘independent worker’ dog breed
p. s105 - P74 - Moderator dogs in modulation of canine behavioral problems
p. s106 - P75 - Comparing playful and aggressive interactions
in pack-living captive wolves (canis lupus)
p. s107 - P76 - Dogs’ activities and behavior problems: a comparison between Italy and Brazil
p. s108 - P77 - Could timber wolves benefit from training interactions
with humans as much as dogs?
p. s109 - P78 - Italian pointing dogs and the other pointing dog breeds: are there behavioral differences?
p. s110 - P79 - Dogs’ responses to different approach modalities performed by a male stranger
p. s111 - P80 - Do all pack-hunting canids need to be large and hypercarnivorous?
p. s112 - P81 - Nasal oxytocin administration enhances gazing at eyes of smiling humans in domestic dogs – preliminary results
p. s113 - P82 - Motor laterality in domestic dogs: does the familiarity with the handler influence the paw preference?
p. s114 - P83 - Does socio-ecology drive differences between wolves and dog in alertness during rest/sleep?
p. s115 - P84 - Diversifying selection between free-breeding and pure-breed dogs at a functional gene
p. s116 - P86 - Do you believe in dog: exploring non-traditional science communication platforms
p. s117 - P87 - What’s in a name? Understanding the power of breed labels in animal shelters
p. s118 - P88 - Dogs obey better to gestural than vocal stimuli by strangers
p. s119 - P89 - Sex differences in the acquisition of spatial information from human demonstrators by dogs
p. s120 - P90 - Dogs’ tv watching behavior may predict their communication ability with human: more poodles watch tv than chihuahuas or miniature dachshunds
p. s121 - P91 - The role of previous experiences with humans in inhibitory control of domestic dogs (canis familiaris)
p. s122 - P92 - Relationship between temperament and vulnerability to diseases in shelter dogs
p. s123 - P93 - What eye-tracking reveals about dog’s perception and understanding of humans
p. s124 - P94 - The need for socialization of captive wolves:
understanding human-animal relationships
p. s125 - P95 - The randagiamotm program increases sociability in shelter’s dogs