Research Publications in Refereed Journals

2017

Alam, M.R, and Doyle, R.E. (2017) The veterinarian’s role in animal welfare. Bangladesh Journal of Veterinary and Animals Sciences. 5 11-16

Barker, T.H., George, R.P., Howarth, G.S. and Whittaker, A.L. (2017) Assessment of housing density, space allocation and social hierarchy of laboratory rats on behavioural measures of welfare. PLoS ONE 12(9): e0185135. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0185135

Barker, T.H., Bobrovskaya, L., Howarth, G.S. and Whittaker, A.L. (2017). Female rats display fewer optimistic responses in a judgment bias test in the absence of a physiological stress response. Physiology & Behavior. 173. 124-131. 10.1016/j.physbeh.2017.02.006.

Burnard C., Ralph C., Hynd P., Hocking Edwards J. & Tilbrook A. (2017) Hair cortisol and its potential value as a physiological measure of stress response in human and non-human animals. Animal Production Science 57, 401-14. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AN15622

Bunter KL, Swan AA, Brown DJ, Brien FD, Smith J (2017). Litter size at lambing influences genetic evaluation of maternal rearing ability. Animal Production Science http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AN16422

Coleman, G.J., Rohlf, V., Toukhsati, S.R  and Blache, D.  (2017). Public attitudes predict community behaviours relevant to the pork industry. Animal Production Science. Accepted for publication May 2017.

Doughty, A.K, Coleman, G.J., Hinch, G.N. and Doyle, R. (2017). Stakeholder Perceptions of Welfare Issues and Indicators for Extensively Managed Sheep in Australia Animals 2017, 7(4), 28; doi:10.3390/ani7040028

Doyle R.E, Hazel, S., Zemitis, J.E, Ralph, C.A., Plush, K., Morrison, R.S., Cronin, G.M and Lee, C. (2017).  Developing a rapidly learnt judgement bias test in a confined environment. Universities Federation for Animal Welfare, Surrey, UK. Accepted. 2017

D'Onise, K., Hazel, S., & Caraguel, C. (2017). Mandatory desexing of dogs: one step in the right direction to reduce the risk of dog bite? A systematic review.. Inj Prev, injuryprev-2016-042141. doi:10.1136/injuryprev-2016-042141

Gole, V., Woodhouse, R., Carguel, C., Moyle, T., Rault, J-L., Sexton, M. and Chousalkar, K. (2017). Dynamics of Salmonella shedding and behaviour of hens in free range production system. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 83(5): e03313-16.

Jongman, E.C., Rice, M., Campbell, A.D.J., Butler, K.L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2017). The effect of trough space and floor space on feeding and welfare of lambs in an intensive finishing system. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 186: 16-21. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.applanim.2016.10.015

Larsen, H., Cronin, G.M., Smith, C.L., Hemsworth, P.H. and Rault, J-L. (2017). Behaviour of free-range laying hens in distinct outdoor environments. Animal Welfare. In Press.

Larsen, H., Cronin, G., Smith, C., Hemsworth, P.H. and Rault, J-L. (2017). Individual ranging behaviour patterns in commercial free-range layers as observed through RFID tracking. Animals 7: 21.

Mcarthur, M., Andrews, J. R., Brand, C., & Hazel, S. J. (2017). The Prevalence of Compassion Fatigue among Veterinary Students in Australia and the Associated Psychological Factors. Journal of Veterinary Medical Education, 44(1), 9-21. doi:10.3138/jvme.0116-016R3

Rault, J-L., Holyoake, T. and Coleman, G.J. (2017). Stockperson attitudes toward pig euthanasia. Journal of Animal Science 95: 949-957.

Taylor , P.S., Hemsworth, P.H., Groves, P.J., Gebhardt-Henrich, S.G. and Rault, J-L. (2017). Ranging Behaviour of Commercial Free-Range Broiler Chickens 1: Factors Related to Flock Variability. Animals 2017, 7, 54.

Taylor , P.S., Hemsworth, P.H., Groves, P.J., Gebhardt-Henrich, S.G. and Rault, J-L. (2017). Ranging Behaviour of Commercial Free-Range Broiler Chickens 2: Individual Variation. Animals 2017, 7, 55.

Turpin, D.L., Langendijk, P., Plush, K. and Pluske, J.R. (2017). Intermittent suckling with or without co-mingling of non-littermate piglets before weaning improves piglet performance in the immediate post-weaning period when compared with conventional weaning. Journal of Animal Science and Biotechnology2017, 8:14 DOI: 10.1186/s40104-017-0144-x.

Verdon, M., Morrison, R.S., Rice, M., Butler, K.L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2017). The short-term behavioural response of sows, but not gilts, to a social stimulus is related to sow aggressiveness in groups. Behavioural Processes 140, 216–225. doi.org/10.1016/j.beproc.2017.04.013

2016

Aleri, J.W., Hine, B.C., Pyman, M.F., Mansell, P.D., Wales, W.J., Mallard, B. and Fisher, A.D. (2016). Periparturient immunosuppression and strategies to improve dairy cow health during the periparturient period. Research in Veterinary Science 108, 8–17. 

Aleri, J.W., Hine, B.C., Pyman, M.F., Mansell, P.D., Wales, W.J., Mallard, B. and Fisher, A.D. (2016). An assessment of immune and stress responsiveness in Holstein-Friesian cows selected for high and low feed conversion efficiency. Animal Production Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AN15406 

Barker TH, Howarth GS, Whittaker AL. The effects of metabolic cage housing and sex on cognitive bias expression in rats Applied Animal Behaviour Science 177:70-76 2016.

Chousalkar, K. Gole, V., Caraguel, C. and Rault, J-L. (2016). Chasing Salmonella Typhimurium in Free range egg production system. Veterinary Microbiology, Veterinary Microbiology 192, 67-72

Coleman, G.J., Jongman, E., Greenfield, L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2016). Farmer and public attitudes towards lamb finishing systems. J Appl Anim Welf Sci. 2016 Feb 16:1-12.

Cornish, A.R., Caspar, G.L., Collins, T., Degeling, C., Fawcett, A., Fisher, A.D., Freire, R., Hazel, S.J,, Hood, .J, Johnson, A.J., Lloyd, J., Phillips, C.J., Stafford, K., Tzioumis, V. and McGreevy, P.D. (2016). Career Preferences and Opinions on Animal Welfare and Ethics: A Survey of Veterinary Students in Australia and New Zealand. J Vet Med Educ. 2016 May 6:1-11.

Czerwinski, V. H., Smith, B. P., Hynd, P. I., & Hazel, S. J. (2016). The influence of maternal care on stress-related behaviors in domestic dogs: What can we learn from the rodent literature?. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research. doi:10.1016/j.jveb.2016.05.003

Douglas, M.L., Marett, L.C., Macmillan, K.L., Morton, J.M., Hannah, M.C., Fisher, A.D. and Auldist, M. J.  (2016). Associations of high and low milk protein concentrations with energy allocation, milk production, and concentrations of blood plasma metabolites and hormones in Holstein-Friesian cows. Journal of Dairy Science 99: 10057–10066.

Doyle, R.E., Broster, J.C., Barnes, K. and Browne, W.J. (2016). Temperament, age and weather predict social interaction in the sheep flock. Behavioural Processes 131 (2016) 53–58

Doyle, R.E,  Coleman, G.J,  McGill, D.M., Reed, M., Ramdani, W. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2016).Investigating the welfare, management and human-animal interactions of cattle in four Indonesian abattoirs Animal Welfare 25 (2), 191-197

Dunston, E.J., Abell, J., Doyle, R.E., Evershed, M. and Freire, R. (2016). Exploring African lion (Panthera leo) behavioural phenotypes: individual differences and correlations between sociality, boldness and behaviour. Journal of Ethology 34, no. 3 (2016): 277-290

Dunston, E.J., Abell, J., Doyle, R.E., Kirk, J., Hilley, V.B., Forsyth, A., Jenkins, E., McAllister, D. and Freire, R. (2016). Investigating the impacts of captive origin, time and vegetation on the daily activity of African lion prides. Journal of Ethology, 1-9.

Dunston, E.J., Abell, J., Doyle, R.E., Kirk, J., Hilley, V.B., Forsyth, A., Jenkins, E. and Freire, R. (2016). An assessment of African lion Panthera leo sociality via social network analysis: prerelease monitoring for an ex situ reintroduction program.Current Zoology, zow012

Feng, L.C., Howell, T.J. and Bennett, P.C. (2016). How clicker training works: Comparing reinforcing, marking, and bridging hypotheses. Animal Behaviour Science, 181: 34-40. 

Freire, R., Phillips, C.J., Verrinder, J.M., Collins, T., Degeling, C., Fawcett, A., Fisher, A.D., Hazel, S., Hood, J., Johnson, J., Lloyd, J.K., Stafford, K., Tzioumis, V. and McGreevy, P.D. (2016). The Importance of Animal Welfare Science and Ethics to Veterinary Students in Australia and New Zealand. Journal of Veterinary Medical Education, 1-9. doi:10.3138/jvme.1215-191R

George, K.A., Slagle, K.M., Wilson, R.S., Moeller, S.J. and Bruskotter, J.T. (2016). Changes in attitudes toward animals in the United States from 1978 to 2014. Biological Conservation, Volume 201, September 2016, Pages 237–242.

Hartcher, K.M., Hemsworth, P.H., Wilkinson, S.J., Thomson, P.C. and, Cronin, G.M. (2016). The association between plumage damage and feather-eating in free-range laying hens. Animal, 10(5), 854-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1751731115002608

Hartcher, K., Hickey, K., Hemsworth, P., Cronin, G., Wilkinson, S., Singh, M. (2016). Relationships between range access as monitored by radio frequency identification technology, fearfulness, and plumage damage in free-range laying hens. Animal, 10(5), 847-853. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1751731115002463

Hartcher, K.M., Wilkinson, S.J., Hemsworth, P.H. and Cronin, G.M. (2016). Severe feather-pecking in non-cage laying hens and some associated and predisposing factors: a review. World's Poultry Science Journal, 72. 1: 103-114. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0043933915002469

Hemsworth, P.H., Morrison, R.S., Tilbrook, A.J., Butler, K.L., Rice, M., and Moeller, S. (2016). Effects of varying floor space on aggressive behaviour and cortisol concentrations in group housed sows. J. Anim. Sci., 94, 1–11. (doi:10.2527/jas2016-0583)

Hazel, S. J., & Lloyd, J. K. F. (2016). The impact of social stress on animal health and welfare. Veterinary Journal, 207, 8-9. doi:10.1016/j.tvjl.2015.08.007

Howell, T.J., Rohlf, V.I., Coleman, G.J. and Rault, J-L. (2016). Howell, T.J., Rohlf, V.I., Coleman, G.J. and Rault, J-L. (2016). Online Chats to Assess Stakeholder Perceptions of Meat Chicken Intensification and Welfare. Animals 2016, 6(11), 67; doi:10.3390/ani6110067

Hunter, D. S., Hazel, S. J., Kind, K. L., Liu, H., Marini, D., Giles, L. C., . . . Gatford, K. L. (2016). Effects of induced placental and fetal growth restriction, size at birth and early neonatal growth on behavioural and brain structural lateralization in sheep. Laterality, 1-30. 

Hunter, D. S., Hazel, S. J., Kind, K. L., Owens, J. A., Pitcher, J. B., & Gatford, K. L. (2016). Programming the brain: Common outcomes and gaps in knowledge from animal studies of IUGR. Physiology and Behavior, 164(Pt A), 233-248. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2016.06.005 

Jongman, EC, Borg, S, and Hemsworth, PH (2016). Assessment of pain responses associated with castration of 10-week-old lambs using the Callicrate ‘WEE Bander’ compared with a standard elastrator. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. Volume 179, Pages 46–52

Lee,C., Verbeek, E., Doyle, R.E. and Bateson, M. (2016) Attention bias to threat indicates anxiety differences in sheep. Biology Letters 12 (6), 20150977

McNicholl, J., Howarth, G. S., & Hazel, S. J. (2016). Influence of the Environment on Body Temperature of Racing Greyhounds. Frontiers in veterinary science, 3, 53. doi:10.3389/fvets.2016.00053 

Moyle, T., Drake, K., Gole, V., Chousalkar, K., & Hazel, S. (2016). Bacterial contamination of eggs and behaviour of poultry flocks in the free range environment. Comparative Immunology, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 49, 88-94. doi:10.1016/j.cimid.2016.10.005

Oliva, J., Wong, Y., Rault, J-L., Appleton, B. and Lill, A.  (2016). The oxytocin receptor gene, an integral piece of the evolution of Canis familaris from Canis lupus. Pet Behaviour Science 2016 Vol. 2 pp1- 15

Oliva, J.L., Rault, J-L., Appleton,B. and Lill, A. (2016). Oxytocin blocks pet dog (Canis familiaris) object choice task performance being predicted by owner-perceived intelligence and owner attachment. Pet Behaviour Science 1: 31-46.

Plush, K.L., Brien, F.D., Hebart, M.L. and Hynd, P.I. (2016). Thermogenesis and physiological maturity in neonatal lambs: a unifying concept in lamb survival.  Animal Production Science 56(4) 736-745

Plush, K.L., Hebart, M.L., Brien, F.D. and Hynd, P.I. (2016). Variation in physiological profiles may explain breed differences in neonatal lamb thermoregulation.  Animal Production Science 56(4) 746-756

Powell, C., Hemsworth, l.M., Rice, M. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2016). Comparison of methods to assess fear of humans in commercial breeding sows and gilts. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science 181, 70-75. doi:10.1016/j.applanim.2016.05.027

Ralph C.R. and Tilbrook A.J. (2016) The Hypothalamo-pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis in sheep is attenuated during lactation in response to psychosocial and predator stress. Domestic Animal Endocrinology. 55:66-73.

Ralph C.R. and Tilbrook A.J. (2016) The usefulness of measuring glucocorticoids to assess the welfare of animals. Journal of Animal Science. 94:457-470

Rault, J-L., Clark, K., Groves, P. and Cronin, G.(2017). Light intensity of 5 or 20 lux on broiler behavior, welfare and productivity. Poultry Science in press 14-10-16.

Rault, J-L. (2016). Social interaction patterns according to stocking density and time post-mixing in group-housed gestating sows. Animal Production Science.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AN15415

Rault, J-L. (2016). Effects of positive and negative human contacts and intranasal oxytocin on cerebrospinal fluid oxytocin. Psychoneuroendocrinology 69: 60-66.

Refshauge, G., Brien, F.D., Hinch, G.N. and van de Ven, R. (2016). Neonatal lamb mortality: factors associated with death of Australian lambs. Animal Production Science  56(4) 726-735

Rice, M., Jongman, E.C., Butler, K.L. and Hemsworth, P.H., (2016). Relationships between temperament, feeding behaviour, social interactions, and stress in lambs adapting to a feedlot environment. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. (in press) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.applanim.2016.07.006

Rice, M., Jongman, E.C., Borg, S., Butler, K.L., Hemsworth, P.H., (2016). Characterisation of Shy-feeding and Feeding lambs in the first week in a feedlot. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 179, 39-45

Riley, C. B., Noble, B. R., Bridges, J., Hazel, S. J., & Thompson, K. (2016). Horse Injury during Non-Commercial Transport: Findings from Researcher-Assisted Intercept Surveys at Southeastern Australian Equestrian Events. Animals, 6(11), 1-12. doi:10.3390/ani6110065

Seyfang J, Plush K.J., Kirkwood, R.N., Tilbrook, A.J and Ralph C.R. (2016) Gilts from male-biased litters behave differently than gilts from female-biased litters. Animal Production Science. 31:80-81

Singh, C., Verdon, M., Cronin, G.M. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2016) ‘The behaviour and welfare of sows and piglets in farrowing crates or lactation pens’, animal, , pp. 1–12. doi: 10.1017/S1751731116002573.

Thorberson, Z., Nielsen, S., Beaulieu, R. and Doyle, R. E. (2016). Physiological and Behavioral Responses of Horses to Wither Scratching and Patting the Neck When Under Saddle. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science 19 (3), 245-259

Verdon, M., Morrison, R. S. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2016). Rearing piglets in multi-litter group lactation systems: effects on piglet aggression and injuries post-weaning. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, in press. doi:10.1016/j.applanim.2016.05.008

Verdon, M., Morrison, R.S., Rice, M. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2016). Individual variation in sow aggressive behaviour and its relationship with sow welfare. JAS, Vol. 94 No. 3, p. 1203-1214

Whittaker A, Lymn KA, Howarth GS. The effects of metabolic cage housing on rat behavior and performance in the social interaction test. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science 24 Mar 2016 , DOI: 10.1080/10888705.2016.1164048

Widowski, T., Hemsworth, P.H., Barnett, J. and Rault, J-L. (2016). Laying hen welfare I. Social environment and space. World's Poultry Science Journal 72 (2): 333-342

Wormald, D., Lawrence, A. J., Carter, G., & Fisher, A. D. (2016). Reduced heart rate variability in pet dogs affected by anxiety-related behaviour problems. Physiology and behaviour, 168: 122-127

Wormald, D., Lawrence, A. J., Carter, G., & Fisher, A. D. (2016). Analysis of correlations between early social exposure and reported aggression in the dog. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research, 15, 31-36.

Wormald, D., Lawrence, A.J., Carter, G. and Fisher, A.D. (2016). Validation of modified open field behaviour as a measure of trait anxiety in the dog. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 179, 95-102.

Wormald, D., Lawrence, A.J., Carter, G. and Fisher, A.D. (2016). Physiological stress coping and anxiety in greyhounds displaying inter-dog aggression. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 180, 93-99.

 

 

2015

Aleri, J.W., Hine, B.C., Pyman, M.F., Wales, W.J., Mallard, B. and Fisher, A.D. (2015). Assessing adaptive immune response phenotypes in Australian Holstein-Friesian heifers in a pasture-based production system. Journal of Animal Science, 93(7) 3713-3721.

Beggs, D.S., Fisher, A.D., Jongman, E.C. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2015). A survey of Australian dairy farmers to investigate animal welfare risks associated with increasing scale of production. J. Dairy Sci. 98(8):1-9. http://www.journalofdairyscience.org/article/S0022-0302(15)00347-1/abstract 

Bloomfield, R.C., Gillespie, G.R., Kerswell, K.J., Butler, K.L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2015). Effect of partial covering of the visitor viewing area window on positioning and orientation of zoo orangutans: a preference test. Zoo Biology  34 3: 223-229.

Coleman, G.J., Rohlf, V., Toukhsati, S. and Blache, D. (2015). Public attitudes relevant to livestock animal welfare policy. Farm Policy Journal. 12 3.pp 45-57 

Coombe, J.E., Pyman, M.F., Mansell, P.D., Auldist, M.J., Anderson, G.A., Wales, W.J., Conley, M.C., Manos, S., Hannah, M. and Fisher, A.D. (2015). The effects on ruminal pH and serum haptoglobin after feeding a grain-based supplement to grazing dairy cows as a partial mixed ration or during milking. The Veterinary Journal 204: 105-109

Doyle, R.E., Lee, C,. McGill, D.M. and Mendl, M. (2015). Evaluating pharmacological models of high and low anxiety in sheep. PeerJ 3:e1510 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.1510

Doyle, R. E., Groat, J., Wynn, P. and Holyaoke, P. K. (2015). Physiological and non-physiological indicators of body condition score in pigs. J Anim Sci. 2015 Apr;93(4):1887-95. doi: 10.2527/jas.2014-8465

Hartcher, K.M, Hemsworth, P.H., Wilkinson, S.J., Thomson, P.C and Cronin, G.M. (2015). The association between plumage damage and feather-eating in free-range laying hens. Animal, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1751731115002608 9 pages

Hartcher, K.M., Hickey, K.A., Hemsworth, P.H., Cronin, G.M., Wilkinson, S.J. and Singh, M. (2015). Relationships between range access as monitored by radio frequency identification technology, fearfulness, and plumage damage in free-range laying hens. Animal. 2015 Nov 23:1-7. 

Hartcher, K.M., Tran, K.T.N., Wilkinson, S.J., Hemsworth, P.H., Thomson, P.C. and Cronin, G.M. (2015).  The effects of environmental enrichment and beak-trimming during the rearing period on subsequent feather damage due to feather-pecking in laying hens. Poult Sci. 2015 May; 94(5): 852-9. doi: 10.3382/ps/pev061. 

Hartcher, K.M., Tran, M.K.T.N., Wilkinson, S.J., Hemsworth, P.H., Thomson, P.C., Cronin, G.M. (2015). Plumage damage in free-range laying hens: Behavioural characteristics in the rearing period and the effects of environmental enrichment and beak-trimming. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 164, 64–72.

Hemsworth, L.M., Jongman, E.C. and Skuse J. (2015). Validity of modified methods to assess three welfare indices for use in on-farm pig welfare monitoring. Animal Production Science 55 (11) 1487 http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ANv55n12Ab128.

Hemsworth, L.M., Jongman, E.C. and Coleman, G.J. (2015). Recreational horse welfare: The relationships between recreational horse owner attributes and recreational horse welfare. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 165, 1-16  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.applanim.2014.11.019

Hemsworth, P.H., Mellor, D.J., Cronin, G.M. and Tilbrook, A.J. (2015). Scientific assessment of animal welfare. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 63(1): 24-30. DOI 10.1080/00480169.2014.966167

Johnson, J., Collins, T., Degeling, C., Fawcett, A., Fisher, A. D., Freire, R., . . . McGreevy, P. D. (2015). The first shared online curriculum resources for veterinary undergraduate learning and teaching in animal welfare and ethics in Australia and New Zealand. Animals, 5(2), 395-406. doi:10.3390/ani5020362

Johnson, C.B., Mellor, D.J., Hemsworth, P.H. and Fisher, A.D. (2015). A scientific comment on the welfare of domesticated ruminants slaughtered without stunning. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 63(1): 58-65. DOI 10.1080/00480169.2014.964345

McGregor, B.A. and Butler, K.L (2015). Wear of permanent incisors with age on commercial Australian Angora goat farms. Australian Veterinary Journal, 93, 36-39. DOI 10.1111/avj.12280

Mornement, K.M., Coleman, G.J., Toukhsati, S.R. and Bennett, P.C. (2015). Evaluation of the predictive validity of the Behavioural Assessment for Re-homing K9's (B.A.R.K.) protocol and owner satisfaction with adopted dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 167,  35–42

Munoz, C., Hemsworth, P.H. and Jongman E.C. (2015). A study of agonistic strategies after mixing in group housed sows. Animal Production Science 55 (12) :1488 http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ANv55n12Ab094.

Muns, R., Rault, J-L and Hemsworth, P.H. (2015). Positive human contact on the first day of life alters the piglet's behavioural response to humans and husbandry practices. Physiology and Behaviour 151, 162-167.

Oliva, J. L., Rault, J. L., Appleton, B., & Lill, A. (2015). Oxytocin enhances the appropriate use of human social cues by the domestic dog (Canis familiaris) in an object choice task. Animal cognition. 18(3): 767-775

Pairis-Garcia, M.D., A.K. Johnson, B. Kukanich, L. Wulf, S.T. Millman, K.J. Stalder, L.A. Karriker and J.F. Coetzee. (2015). Pharmacokinetics of meloxicam in mature swine after intravenous and oral administration. Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 38: 265-270

Pairis-Garcia, M.D., A.K. Johnson, C.A. Anell, J.F. Coetzee, L.A. Karriker, S.T. Millman and K.J. Stalder. (2015). Measuring the efficacy of flunixin meglumine and meloxicam for lame sows using a GAITFour pressure mat and an embedded microcomputer-based force plate system. Journal of Animal Science 92: 2100-2110

Pairis-Garcia, M.D. A.K. Johnson, K.J. Stalder, C.A. Abell, L.A. Karriker, J.F. Coetzee, S.T. Millman. (2015). Behavioural evaluation of analgesic efficacy for pain mitigation in lame sows. Animal Welfare. 23: 93-99. 

Parsons, R.L., S.T. Millman, J.F. Coetzee, L.A. Karriker, C.M. Mohling, M.D. Pairis-Garcia, K.J. Stalder and A.K. Johnson. (2015). Sow behavioral responses to transient, chemically induced synovitis lameness. Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica, Section A-Animal Science. DOI: 10.1080/09064702.2015.1110617

Pyman, M.F. and Coombe, J.E. (2015).  Crossbred dairy cows - are they part of the solution? An Australian perspective. Cattle Practice, Volume: 23 Pages:144-52.

Rault, J.-L., Cree, S. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2015). Welfare implication of water deprivation for laying hens. Poultry Science. 95(3): 473-81

Rault, J-L., Ho, H., Verdon, M. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2015). Feeding behaviour, aggression and dominance in group-housed sows. Animal Production Science 55 (12) 1495. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ANv55n12Ab001.

Rault, J-L., Kells, N., Johnson, C., Sutherland, M., Dennis, R. and Lay, D. (2015). Nitrous oxide for piglet gas euthanasia. Animal Production Science 55(12): 1485. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ANv55n12Ab119.

Rault, J-L, Kells, N., Johnson, C., Dennis, R., Sutherland, M. and Lay, D.C. (2015). Nitrous oxide as a humane method for piglet euthanasia: behavior and electroencephalography (EEG). Physiol Behav. 1(151):29-37. doi: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2015.06.026.

Rault, J-L., Dunshea, F.R. and Pluske, J.R. (2015). Effects of oxytocin administration on the response of piglets to weaning. Animals 5(3): 545-560; doi:10.3390/ani5030371

Rault, J-L., Plush, K., Yawno, T. and Langendijk, P. (2015). Allopregnanolone and social stress: regulation of the stress response in early pregnancy in pigs. Stress, 18(5): 569-577. DOI: 10.3109/10253890.2015.1047340

Rault, J-L. (2015). Pets in the digital era: live, robot or virtual? Front. Vet. Sci. 2:11 doi: 10.3389/fvets.2015.00011

Rault, J-L., Ferrari, J., Pluske, J.R. and Dunshea, F.R. (2015). Neonatal oxytocin administration and supplemental milk ameliorate the weaning transition and alter hormonal expression in the gastrointestinal tract in pigs. Domestic Animal Endocrinology, 51:19-26. DOI: 10.1016/j.domaniend.2014.11.001.

Roberts, L.J. and Coleman, G.J. (2015). The key indicators of stockpersonship and their relationship with independent behavioural observations and supervisor assessments of stockpeople. Animal Production Science 55 (11) 1499 http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ANv55n12Ab130.

Sherwen, S.L., Magrath, M.J., Butler, K.M. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2015). Little penguins, Eudyptula minor, show increased avoidance, aggression and vigilance in response to zoo visitors. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 168(2015): 71–76.

Sherwen, S.L., Harvey, T.J., Magrath, M.J., Butler, K.L., Fanson, K.V. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2015). Effects of visual contact with zoo visitors on Black-capped Capuchin welfare. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 167(2015): 65-73 DOI: 10.1016/j.applanim.2015.03.004

Sherwen, S.L., Hemsworth, P.H., Butler, K.M., Fanson, K.V. and Magrath, M.J. (2015). Impacts of visitor number on kangaroos housed in free-range exhibits. Zoo Biology 34(4): 287-295 DOI: 10.1002/zoo.21226

Stevens, B., Karlen, G.M., Morrison, R., Gonyou, H.W., Butler, K.L., Kerswell, K.J., Hemsworth, P.H. (2015). Effects of stage of gestation at mixing on aggression, injuries and stress in sows, Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 165(15): 40-46. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.applanim.2015.02.002

Toukhsati, S.R., Phillips, C.J.C., Podberscek, A.L. and Coleman, G.J. (2015). Companion Animals in Thailand: Human Factors that Predict Sterilization of Cats and Dogs. Society and Animals, 23(6):569-93  DOI: 10.1163/15685306-12341381

Verdon, M., Morrison, R.S. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2015). Short and long-term repeatability of individual sow aggressiveness. Animal Production Science 55(12): 1512-1512. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ANv55n12Ab055.

Verdon, M., Hansen, C. F., Rault, J-L., Jongman, E.C., Hansen, L. U., Plush, K., & Hemsworth, P. H. (2015). Effects of group-housing on sow welfare: A review. J Anim Sci. 93(5): 1999-2017: DOI: 10.2527/jas2014-8742

Wilson, R. L, Doyle, R. E., Cronin, G. M. and Holyoake, P. K. (2015). A comparison of inflammation models in weaner pigs. Animal Production Science 55(12) 1449-1449 http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ANv55n12Ab081.

Wilson, R. L, Doyle, R. E., Cronin, G. M. and Holyoake, P. K. (2015). A comparison of three anti-inflammatory drugs in weaner pigs using Improvac® as an inflammation model. Animal Production Science 55(12) 1529-1529 http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ANv55n12Ab082.

 

2014

Colditz, I.G., Ferguson, D.M., Collins, T., Matthews, L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2014). A prototype tool to enable farmers to measure and improve the welfare performance of the farm animal enterprise: The Unified Field Index. Animals 2014, 4(3), 446-462;  doi:10.3390/ani4030446

Conley, M.J., Fisher, A.D., and Hemsworth P.H. (2014). Effects of human contact and toys on the fear responses to humans of shelter-housed dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 156, 62–69

Ellingsen, K., Coleman G.J., Mejdell, C.M. and  Lund, V. (2014). Using Qualitative behaviour assessment to explore the link between stockperson behaviour and dairy calf behaviour. Applied Animal Behaviour Science.153, 10-17

Fisher, A.D., Stevens, B.H., Conley, M.C., Jongman, E.C., Lauber, M.C., Hides, S.J., Anderson, G.A., Duganzich, D.M. and Mansell, P.D. (2014) The effects of direct and indirect road transport consignment in combination with feed withdrawal in young dairy calves. Journal of Dairy Research, 81,pp 297-303.

Hetti Arachchige, A. D., Fisher, A. D., Wales, W. J., Auldist, M. J., Hannah, M. C., & Jongman, E. C. (2014). Space allowance and barriers influence cow competition for mixed rations fed on a feed-pad between bouts of grazing. Journal of Dairy Science 97: 3578-3588.

Hemsworth, P.H, Coleman, G.J. and Skuse, J.M. (2014) Do natural settings safeguard the welfare of domesticated animals? Farm Policy Journal, Vol 11 No. 1 pp 25-31

Rowell, Z.E. (2014). Locomotion in captive Asian elephants (Elephas maximus). Journal of Zoo and Aquarium Research, Vol 2, No 4, pp130-135. http://www.jzar.org/jzar/article/view/50/48

Jongman, E.C. and Butler, K.L. (2014). The Effect of Age, Stocking Density and Flooring during Transport on Welfare of Young Dairy Calves in Australia. Animals 2014, 4(2), 184-199.

Larsen, M.J., Sherwen, S.L. and Rault, J.L. (2014). Number of nearby visitors and noise level affect vigilance in captive koalas. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, Feb 2014 Available online http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.applanim.2014.02.00

Mornement, K., Coleman, G., Toukhsati, S. and Bennett,P. (2014). Development of the behavioural assessment for re-homing K9's (B.A.R.K.) protocol. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 151,  75–83

Pighin, D. G., Brown, W., Ferguson, D. M., Fisher, A. D. and Warner, R. D. (2014). Relationship between changes in core body temperature in lambs and post-slaughter muscle glycogen content and dark-cutting. Animal Production Science, 2014, 54, 459–463. Available online http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AN12379

Ralph, C.R., Hemsworth, P.H., Leury, B.J. and Tilbrook, A.J. (2014). Relationship between plasma and tissue corticosterone in laying hens (Gallus gallus domesticus): implications for stress physiology and animal welfare. Domestic Animal Endocrinology 50 (2015) 72–82.

Rault, J-L., Morrison, R.S., Hansen, C.F., Hansen, L.U. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2014). Effects of group housing after weaning on sow welfare and sexual behavior. Journal of Animal Science, 92(12):5683-5692. DOI: 10.2527/jas2014-8238

Rault, J-L., Hemsworth, P.H., Cakebread, P.L., Mellor, D.J. and Johnson, C.B. (2014). Evaluation of microwave energy as a humane stunning technique based on electroencephalography (EEG) of anaesthetised cattle. Animal Welfare 2014, 23: 391-400, doi: 10.7120/09627286.23.4.391

Sherwen, S.L., Magrath, M.J.L., Butler, K.L., Phillips, C.J.C. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2014). A multi-enclosure study investigating the behavioural response of meerkats to zoo visitors. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 156, 70-77.

2013

Arnold, N.A. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2013). Examining the usefulness of a Y-maze choice method to measure the preferences of laying hens. Animal Production Science 53(12) pp 1283-1290. Available online http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AN12390
 
Coombe JE, Pyman MF, Mansell PD, Auldist MJ, Anderson GA, Wales WJ, Malmo J, Conley MJ, Fisher AD. (2013). The effects on claw health of supplement feeding grazing dairy cows on feed pads. The Veterinary Journal 198(3) pp 672-677. 
 
Edwards, L.E., Coleman, G.J. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2013). Close human presence reduces avoidance behaviour in commercial caged laying hens to an approaching human. Animal Production Science 53(12) pp 1276-1282. Available online http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AN12342
 
Fisher A. D., Webster J. R. (2013) Dairy cow welfare: the role of research and development in addressing increasing scrutiny. Animal Production Science 53, 924–930. Available online http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AN12276
 
Fisher, A.D., Giraudo, A., Martin, P.A.J. and Paton, M.W. (2013). The use of quantitative risk assessment to assess lifetime welfare outcomes for breech strike and mulesing management options in Merino sheep. Animal Welfare, 22: pp275-275.
 
Fraser, D., Duncan, I.J.H., Edwards, S.A., Grandin, T., Gregory, N.G., Guyonnet, V., Hemsworth, P.H., Huertas, S.M., Huzzey, J.M., Mellor, D.J., Mench, J.A., Špinka, M. and Whay, H.R. (2013). General Principles for the welfare of animals in production systems: The underlying science and its application. The Veterinary Journal. 198: pp19–27.
 
Gunaseelan, S., Coleman, G.J. and Toukhsati, S. (2013). Attitudes towards responsible pet ownership behaviours in Singaporean cat owners. Anthrozoos, 26 199-211
 
Hawken, P.A.R., Luckins, N., Tilbrook, A.J., Fiol, C., Martin, G.B., Blache, D.P. (2013). Genetic selection for temperament affects behaviour and the secretion of adrenal and reproductive hormones in sheep subjected to stress. Stress-the international journal on the biology of stress, 16, 1, pp. 130-142.
 
Hemsworth, P.H., Rice, M., Nash, J., Giri, K., Butler, K.L.,Tilbrook, A.J. and Morrison, R.S. (2013). Effects of group size and floor space allowance on group housed sows: aggression, stress, skin injuries and reproductive performance. Journal of Animal Science 91, 4953-4964.
 
Hetti Arachige, A.D., Fisher, A.D., Auldist, M.J., Wales, W. J. and Jongman, E.J.(2013). Effects of different systems of feeding supplements on time budgets of cows grazing restricted pasture allowances. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 148,13-20.  Available online http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.applanim.2013.08.002
 
Jongman, E.C. and Butler, K.L. (2013). Ease of moving young calves at different ages. Australian Veterinary Journal. 91 (3), pp 94-98.
 
Lee, C., Fisher, A.D., Colditz, I.G. , Lea, J.M. and Ferguson, D.M. (2013). Preference of beef cattle for feedlot or pasture environments. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 145, pp53-59. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.applanim.2013.03.005
 
Kerswell, K.J., Bennett, P., Butler, K.L and Hemsworth, P.H. (2013). Self-reported comprehension ratings of dog behaviour by owners of adult dogs. Anthrozoos, 26 (1), pp 5-11.
 
McGregor. B.A. and Butler, K.L. (2013). Eruption of first permanent incisors and live weight gain in grazing yearling Angora goats. Australian Veterinary Journal, 91, 179-184.
 
Paton, M.W., Martin, P.A.J. and Fisher, A.D. (2013). Risk assessment principles in evaluation of animal welfare. Animal Welfare, 22: pp277-285.
 
Pempek, J.A., M. L. Eastridge, N. A. Botheras, C. C. Croney, and W. S. Bowen Yoho. (2013). Effects of alternative housing and feeding systems on the behavior and performance of dairy heifer calves. Professional Animal Scientist 29:278-288.
 
Rault, J-L., van de Wouw, A. and Hemsworth P. (2013). Fly the coop! Vertical structures influence the distribution and behaviour of laying hens in an outdoor range. Aust Vet Jnl. Vol 91, No.10 pp423-426
 
Rault, J-L., Elmore, M. R. P., Biehl, D. J., Russell, M. A., Garner, J. P. (2013), The World is a Natural Laboratory, and Social Media is the New Petri Dish. Ethology 119(10) pp803-806
 
Rault, J-L., Carter, C.S., Garner, J.L., Marchant-Forde, J.N., Richert, B.T. and Lay Jr., D.C. (2013). Repeated intranasal oxytocin administration in early life dysregulates the HPA axis and alters social behaviour. Physiology and Behaviour 2013 Mar 15; pp40-48.. Available online http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2013.02.007
 
Rault, J-L., Mack, L.A., Carter, C.S., Garner, J.L., Marchant-Forde, J.N., Richert, B.T. and Lay Jr., D.C. (2013). Prenatal stress puzzle, the oxytocin piece: Prenatal stress alters the behaviour and autonomic regulation in piglets, insights from oxytocin. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 148(1-2) Sep 2013, pp99-107. Available online Http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.applanim.2013.07.001
 
2012

Coleman, G.J., Rice, M. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2012). Human-animal relationships at sheep and cattle abattoirs. Animal Welfare, 21, 15-21.

Cronin, G.M, the late Barnett, J.L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2012). The importance of pre-laying behaviour and nest boxes for laying hen welfare: a review. Animal Production Science, 52(7) pp 398-405 http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/AN11258.htm

Hemsworth, P.H., Cronin, G.M., the late Barnett, J.L., Butler, K.L., Jongman, E.C., Karlen, G.A., Coffey, A. and Arnold, N.A. (2012). Behavioural responses of lambs to plastic clips as an alternative procedure to mulesing. Australian Veterinary Journal, 90:373-380 

Howell, T., Conduit, R., Toukhsati, S., and Bennett, P.C. (2012). Auditory stimulus discrimination recorded in dogs, as indicated by mismatch negativity (MMN). Behavioural Processes, 89 (1): p. 8-13.

King, T., Marston, L. C. and Bennett, P. C. (2012). Breeding dogs for beauty and behaviour: Why scientists need to do more to develop valid and reliable behaviour assessments for dogs kept as companions. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 137, 1-12.

Lauber, M. Nash, J.A., Gatt, A. and Hemsworth, P. H. (2012).  Prevalence and incidence of abnormal behaviours in individually housed sheep. Animals 2, 27-37.

Matthews, L.R. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2012). Drivers of change: law, international markets, and policy. Animal Frontiers 2, 40-45.

McGreevy, P.D, Starling, M., Branson, N.J., Cobb, M.L. and Calnon, D. (2012) An overview of the dog–human dyad and ethograms within it. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research.7(2): pp.103-117.

Rault, J.L., McMunn, K.A, Marchant-Forde, J.N. and Lay Jr., D.C. (2012). Gas alternatives to carbon dioxide for euthanasia: A piglets perspective. Journal of Animal Science. Available online. DOI 10.2527/jas.2012-5761.

Rault, J-L. (2012).  Friends with benefits: Social support and its implications for farm animal welfare. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 136(1): 1-14.

Rohlf, V.I., Bennett, P.C., Toukhsati, S. and Coleman, G.J. (2012). Beliefs underlying dog owners' health care behaviors: Results from a large, self-selected, internet sample. Anthrozoos, Volume 25, Number 2, June 2012, pp. 171-185.

Toukhsati, S.R, Young, E., Bennett, P.C. and Coleman, G.J. (2012). Wandering  cats: Attitudes and behaviours towards cat containment in Australia. Anthrozoos, 25, 61-74.

2011

Betts, K.S., Moeller, S.J., Zerby, H.N. DeRouchey, J.M., Cressman, M.D., Bishop, M.J., Gress, A.I. and Fluharty, F.L. (2011). Effects of ractopamine on performance, carcass and meat quality in purebred Berkshire swine. Journal of Animal Science, Volume 89, E-Supplement 1: 460.

Bland, I. (2011). Dog Obesity: Keeping the weight off.  The Veterinary Journal 192:3.

Bland, I. and Hill. J. (2011). Review - Tackling dog obesity by tackling owner attitudes. CAB Reviews: Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources 2011 6, No. 006.

Barnett, J. L., Hemsworth, P. H., Butler, K. L., Schirmer, B. N., Borg, S. S. and Cronin, G. M. (2011). The effects of stall dimensions on the welfare of pregnant sows. Animal Production Science 51, pp. 471-480.

Crawford, S.M., Moeller, S.J., Hemsworth, P.H., Croney, C.C. Botheras, N.A. and Zerby, H.N. (2011). Characteristics of the work habits and demographics of caretakers on swine finishing facilities in Ohio. Journal of Animal Science, Volume 89, E-Supplement 1: 463. 

Croney, C.C. and Anthony, R. (2011). Invited review: ruminating conscientiously: scientific and socio-ethical challenges for US dairy production. J Dairy Sci. 2011 Feb 94(2), pp. 539-46.

Doyle, R.E., Lee, C., Deiss, V., Fisher, A.D., Hinch, G.N. and Boissy, A. (2011). Measuring judgment bias and emotional reactivity in sheep following long-term exposure to unpredictable and aversive events. Physiology and Behavior 102 (5), pp. 503-510.

Doyle, R.E., Hinch, G.N., Fisher, A.D., Boissy, A., Henshall, J.M. and Lee, C. (2011). Administration of serotonin inhibitor p-Chlorophenylalanine induces pessimistic-like judgment bias in sheep. Psychoneuroendocrinology 36, pp. 279-288.

Dunshea, F.R., Cronin, G.M., Barnett, J.L., Hemsworth, P.H., Hennessy, D.P., Campbell, R.G., Luxford, B., Smits, J., Tilbrook, A.J., King, R.H. and McCauley, I. (2011). Immunisation against gonadotrophin-releasing hormone (GnRH) increases growth and reduces variability in group housed boars. Animal Production Science 51, 695–701.

Edwards, L.E., Arnold, N.A., Butler, K.L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2011). Acute effects of mulesing and alternative procedures to mulesing on lamb behaviour. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 133, pp. 169-174.

Fisher, A.D. (2011). Addressing pain caused by mulesing in sheep. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, Volume 135, pp. 232-240.

Hemsworth, P.H., Rice, M., Karlen, M.G., Calleja, L., Barnett, J.L., Nash, J. and Coleman, G.J. (2011). Human- animal relationships at abattoirs II: relationships between handling and animal stress in sheep and cattle. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 135, pp. 24-33.

Hemsworth, P.H., Smith, K., Karlen, G., Arnold, N.A., Moeller, S.J. and Barnett, J.L. (2011). The choice behaviour of pigs in a Y maze: Effects of deprivation of feed, social contact and bedding. Behavioural Processes, Volume 87, pp. 210-217.

Howell, T.J., Conduit, R., Toukhsati, S. and Bennett, P.C. (2011). Development of a minimally-invasive protocol for recording mismatch negativity, (MMN), in the dog, (Canis Familiaris) using electroencephalography (EEG). Journal of Neuroscience Methods, Volume 201, pp. 377-380.

Howell, T.J. and Bennett, P.C. (2011). Puppy power! Using social cognition research tasks to improve socialization practices for domestic dogs, (Canis Familiaris). Journal of Veterinary Behaviour, Volume 6, pp. 195-204.

Howell, T. J. and Bennett, P.C., (2011). Can dogs (Canis familiaris) use a mirror to solve a problem? Journal of Veterinary Behaviour: Clinical Applications and Research, Volume 6,  pp. 306-312.

Lambert, E., Lambert G., Ika-Sari C., Dawood, T., Lee, K., Chopra, R., Straznicky, N., Eikelis, N., Drew, S., Tilbrook, A. and Dixon, J. (2011). Ghrelin modulates sympathetic nervous system activity and stress response in lean and overweight males. Hypertension 58 43-50.

Li, J., Wijffels, G., Yu, Y., Nielsen, L.K., Niemeyer, D.O., Fisher, A.D., Ferguson, D.M. and Schirra, H.J. (2011). Altered fatty acid metabolism in long duration road transport: An NMR-based metabonomics study in sheep. Journal of Proteome Research 10: 1073-1087.

Papargiris, M. M., Rivalland, E. T. A., Clarke, I. J., Smith, J. T., Pereira, A., Tilbrook, A. J. (2011). Evidence that RF-Amide Related Peptide-3 is not a Mediator of the Inhibitory Effects of Psychosocial Stress on Gonadotrophin Secretion in Ovariectomised Ewes. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 23 (3), pp.208-215.

Papargiris, M. M., Rivalland, Hemsworth, P.H., Morrissey, A. D. and Tilbrook, A. J. (2011). Acute and chronic stress-like levels of cortisol inhibit the oestradiol stimulus to induce sexual receptivity but have no effect on sexual attractivity or proceptivity in female sheep.Horm Behav. 2011 Sep;60(4):336-45. Epub 2011 Jun 29.

Pempek, J., Eastridge, M., Botheras, N.A., Croney, C.C. and Bowen, W. (2011). Effects of alternative housing and feeding systems on the performance of dairy heifer calves. J. Dairy Sci. 94 (E. Suppl. 1):8.

Spencer, S.J. and Tilbrook, A.J. (2011). The glucocorticoid contribution to obesity. Stress, published online DOI: 10.3109/10253890.2010.534831.

2010

Bland, I.M., Guthrie-Jones, A, Taylor, R.D. and Hill, J., (2010). Dog obesity: Veterinary practices’ and owners’ opinions on cause and management. Preventative Veterinary Medicine 94: 310-315.

Brien, F.D., Hebart, M.L., Smith, D.H., Hocking Edwards. J.E.,  Greeff, J.C., Hart, K.W., Refshauge, G., Bird-Gardiner, T.L., Gaunt, G., Behrendt, R., Robertson, M.W., Hinch, G.N., Geenty, K.G. and van der Werf, J.H.J. (2010). Opportunities for genetic improvement of lamb survival Animal Production Science 50(12), pp. 1017-1025.

Coleman, G.J., (2010). Educating the Public: Information or Persuasion? Journal of Veterinary Medical Education. 37, 74-82

Croney, C.C., (2010).  Words matter: implications of semantics and imagery in framing animal welfare issues.  Journal of Veterinary Medical Education. Journal of Veterinary Medical Education.  37 (1): 101-106.

Doyle, R.E., Vidal, S., Hinch, G.N., Fisher, A.D., Boissy, A. and Lee, C., (2010). The effect of repeated testing on judgement biases in sheep. Behavioural Processes 83: 349-352.   

Edwards, LE, Botheras, NA, Coleman, GJ &Hemsworth PH (2010) Behavioural and physiological responses of laying hens to humans. Animal Production Science, 50: 557-559

Fisher, A.D., Niemeyer, D.O., Lea, J.M., Lee, C., Paull, D.R., Reed, M.T. and Ferguson, D.M., (2010). The effects of 12, 30, or 48 hours of road transport on the physiological and behavioral responses of sheep. Journal of Animal Science 88: 2144-2152.

Keating, C., Tilbrook, A. and Kulkarni, J. (2010). Oestrogen: an overlooked mediator in the neuropsychopharmacology of treatment response? International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, published online doi:10.1017/S1461145710000982.

Kerswell, K.J., Butler, K.L., Bennett, P. and Hemsworth P.H. (2010). The relationships between morphological features and social signalling behaviours in juvenile dogs: The effect of early experience with dogs of different morphotypes. Behavioural Processes, 85 (1), pp. 1-7.

Lord, L., Walker, J., Croney, C.C. and Golab, G.C., (2010). A Comparison of Veterinary Students Enrolled and Not Enrolled in an Animal Welfare Course.  Journal of Veterinary Medical Education.   37 (1): 40-48.

McGregor, B.A. and Butler, K.L. (2010). Relationship of weaning weight to the mature liveweight of cashmere does on Australian farms. Animal Production Science, 50, pp. 581-584.

Mornement, K.M., Coleman, G.J., Toukhsati, S.R., and Bennett, P.C. (2010). A review of behavioural assessment protocols used by Australian animal shelters to determine the adoption suitability of dogs. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 13(4), pp. 314-329.

Morris, J.E., Fisher, A.D., Doyle, R.E. and Bush, R.D. (2010). Determination of sheep learning responses to a directional audio cue. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science 13, pp. 347-360.

Papargiris, M. and Tilbrook, A.J. (2010) Effect of RF-related peptide-3 on luteinizing hormone and follicle stimulating hormone synthesis and secretion in ovine pituitary gonadotropes. Asia-Pacific Journal of Endocrinology, 150 5549-5556.

Rohlf, V.I., Bennett, P.C., Toukhsati, S.R. and  Coleman, G.J., (2010). Why do even committed dog owners fail to comply with some responsible ownership practices? Anthrozoos. Vol.23(2), Jun 2010, pp. 143-155. 

Rohlf, V., Bennett, P., Toukhsati, S.R., and Coleman, G.J. (2010).  Addressing dog obesity: can dog owners’ feeding and exercise intentions and behaviours be predicted from attitudes? Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 13(3), pp. 213-236.

Turner, A.I., Rivaland, E.T.A., Clarke, I.J. and Tilbrook, A.J. (2010). Stressor specificity of sex differences in hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis activity: cortisol responses to exercise, endotoxin, wetting, and isolation/restraint stress in gonadectomised male and female sheep. Endocrinology, 151 4324-4331.

Wagenmaker, E.R., Breen, K.M., Oakley, A.E., Tilbrook, A.J. and Karsch, F.J. (2010). The estrous cycle of the ewe is resistant to disruption by repeated, acute psychosocial stress. Biology of Reproduction, 82 1206-1215.

2009

Barnett, J.L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2009). Welfare-Monitoring Schemes: Using Research to Safeguard Welfare of Animals on the Farm. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 12(2): pp 114-131.

Barnett, J.L., Tauson, R., Downing, J.A, Janardhana, V., Lowenthal, J.W., Butler, K.L. and Cronin, G.M. (2009). The effects of a perch, dust bath and nest box, either alone or in combination as used in furnished cages, on the welfare of laying hens. Journal of Poultry Science, 88:456-470

Bland, I.M., Guthrie-Jones, A., Taylor, R.D. and Hill, J., (2009). Dog obesity: Owner attitudes and behavior. Preventative Veterinary Medicine 92: 333-340.

Colditz, I.G., Lloyd, J.B., Paull, D.R., Lee, C., Giraudo, A., Pizzato, C. and Fisher, A.D.  (2009). An assessment of the welfare of suckling lambs following intradermal injection of cetrimide as a non-surgical alternative to conventional surgical mulesing. Australian Veterinary Journal, 87: pp 12-18.

Colditz, I.G., Lloyd, J.B., Paull, D.R., Lee, C., Giraudo, A., Pizzato, C. and Fisher, A.D. (2009). The effect of the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug carprofen on some physiological and behavioural responses of weaned sheep to non-surgical mulesing by intradermal injection of cetrimide. Australian Veterinary Journal, 87: pp 19-26.

Croney, C.C. and Anthony, R., (2009).  Engaging science in a climate of values: tools for animal scientists tasked with addressing ethical problems.  Journal of Animal Science.  88:E75-E81

Doyle, R.E., Fisher, A.D., Hinch, G.N., Boissy, A. and Lee, C., (2009). Release from restraint generates a positive judgement bias in sheep. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 122: 28-34.

Fisher, A.D., Colditz, I.G., Lee, C. and Ferguson, D.M. (2009). The impact of land transport on animal welfare in extensive farming systems. Journal of Veterinary Behaviour, 4: pp 157-162.

Hemsworth, P.H., Barnett, J.L., Karlen, G.M., Fisher, A.D., Butler, K.L. and Arnold, N.A. (2009). Effects of mulesing and alternative procedures to mulesing on the behaviour and physiology of lambs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 117: pp 20-27.

Hemsworth, P.H., the late Barnett, J.L. and Coleman, G.J., (2009). The integration of human-animal relations into animal welfare monitoring schemes. Animal Welfare 18: pp 335-345.

Kerswell, K.J., Bennett, P., Butler, K. and Hemsworth, P. H., (2009) Self-Reported Comprehension Ratings of Dog Behavior by Puppy Owners. Anthrozoos, 22, pp. 183-193.

Kerswell, K.J., Bennett, P., Butler, K. and Hemsworth, P. H., (2009). The relationship of adult morphology and early social signalling of the domestic dog (Canis familiaris). Behavioural Processes, 81: pp. 376-382.

King, T., Marston, L.C. and Bennett, P.C. (2009) Describing the ideal Australian companion dog. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 120: pp 84-93.

King, T., Marston, L.C. and Bennett, P.C. (2009) Describing the ideal Australian companion dog. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, Vol. 120 No. 1/2 pp. 84-93

Lauber, M.C.Y., Hemsworth, P.H. and the late Barnett, J.L., (2009). The effect of breed, time spent with dam and late pregnancy induction of parturition on behavioural development in dairy calves. Behavioural Processes 82: pp 301-311.

Lee, C., Henshall, J.M., Wark, T. J.; Crossman, C. C.; Reed, M. T.; Brewer, H. G.; O'Grady, J. and Fisher, A. D., (2009). Associative learning by cattle to enable effective and ethical virtual fences. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 119: 15-22.

Ley, J. Bennett, P.C. and Coleman, G.J. (2009). A refinement and validation of the Monash Canine Personality Questionnaire (MCPQ). Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 116 (2): pp 220-227.

Ley, J. Bennett, P.C. and McGreevy, P. (2009). Inter-rater and test-retest reliability of the Monash Canine Personality Questionnaire - revised. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 119 (1): pp 85-90.

Morris, J.E., Fisher, A.D., Doyle, R.E. and Bush, R.D., (2010). Determination of sheep learning responses to a directional audio cue. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science 13:347–360

Paull, D.R., Lee, C., Colditz I.G. and Fisher, A.D. (2009). The effects of a topical anaesthetic formulation and systemic carprofen, given singly or in combination, on the cortisol and behavioural responses of Merino lambs to castration. Australian Veterinary Journal, 87(6):230-7.

Rohlf, V. I., Toukhsati, S., Coleman, G.J. and Bennett, P. C. (2009).  Addressing dog obesity: can dog owners’ feeding and exercise intentions and behaviours be predicted attitudes? Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, Volume 13, Issue 3, 2010, Pages 213 - 236

2008

Jongman, E.C., Glatz, P.C. and Barnett, J.L. (2008). Changes in behaviour of laying hens following beak trimming at hatch and re-trimming at 14 weeks. Asian-Australian Journal of Animal Science,  21: pp 291-298.

Jongman, E.C., Edge, M.K., Butler, K.L. and Cronin, G.M. (2008). Reduced space allowance for adult sheep in lairage for 24 hours limits lying behaviour but not drinking behaviour. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 48: pp 1048-1051.

Barnett, J.L., Edge, M.K. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2008). The place of quality assurance in managing animal welfare during long distance transport. In “Welfare aspects of long distance transportation of animals”. Eds. Adams, D.B. and Thornber, P.M., Veterinaria Italiana 44 (1): pp 121-131.

Coleman, G.J., Hall, M. and Hay, M. (2008). An evaluation of a pet ownership education program for school children, Anthrozoös, Volume 21, No. 3: pp 271-284.

Coleman, G.J. (2008). Public perceptions of animal pain and animal welfare, OIE Technical Series (World Organisation for Animal Health) Vol.  10, 2008: pp 26-37.

Cronin, G.M., Borg, S.S. and Dunn, M.T. (2008). Using video image analysis to count hens in cages and reduce egg breakage on collection belts. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 48: pp 768-772.

Cutler, R. and Cronin, G.M. (2008). Sow stalls and animal welfare. Australian Veterinary Journal, 86: pp 417-418.

Edge, M.K. and Barnett, J.L. (2008).  Development and integration of animal welfare standards into company quality assurance programs in the Australian livestock (meat) processing industry. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 48: pp 1009-1011.

Edge, M.K., Hemsworth, P.H. and Barnett, J.L. (2008).  Verifying legislative and customer requirements utilising animal welfare quality assurance. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 48: pp 1011-1013.

Edge, M.K. and Barnett, J.L. (2008). Development of animal welfare standards for the livestock transport industry; process, challenges and implementation. Journal of Veterinary Behaviour: Clinical Applications and Research, 4(5): 187-192.

Fisher, A.D., Morton, R., Dempsey, J.M.A., Henshall, J.M. and Hill, J.R. (2008). Evaluation of a new approach for the estimation of the time of the LH surge in dairy cows using vaginal temperature and electrodeless conductivity measurements. Theriogenology, 70: pp 1065-1074

Fisher, A.D., Roberts, N., Bluett, S.J., Verkerk, G.A. and Matthews, L.R. (2008). Effects of shade provision on the behaviour, body temperature and milk production of grazing dairy cows during a New Zealand summer. New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research, 51: pp 99-105.

Ley, J. Bennett, P.C. and Coleman, G.J. (2008). Personality dimensions that emerge in companion canines. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 100: pp 305-317.

Marston, L.C. and Bennett, P.C. (2008). Admissions of cats to animal welfare shelters in Melbourne, Australia. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 12(3):189-213.

Pierce, B.N., Hemsworth, P.H., Rivalland, E.T.A., Wagenmaker, E.R., Morrissey, A.D., Papargiris, M.M., Clarke, I.J., Karsch, F.J., Turner, A.I. and  Tilbrook, A.J. (2008). Psychosocial stress suppresses attractivity, proceptivity and pulsatile LH secretion in the ewe. Hormones and Behavior, 54: pp 424–434.

Tilbrook, A.J. Rivalland, E.T.A., Turner, A.I., Lambert, G.W. and Clarke, I.J. (2008). Responses of the hypothalamo-pituitary adrenal axis and the sympathoadrenal system to isolation/restraint stress in sheep of different adiposity. Journal of Neuroendocrinology,  87: pp 193-205.

Volant, A., Gullone, E. and Coleman, G.J. (2008). The relationship between family violence and animal abuse, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 23: PP 1277-1295

2007

Arnold, N.A., Ng, K.T., Jongman, E.C. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2007).  Responses of dairy heifers to the visual cliff formed by a herringbone milking pit: evidence of fear of heights in cows. Journal of Comparative Psychology, 121: pp 440-446.

Arnold, N.A., Ng, K.T., Jongman, E.C. and Hemsworth, P.H.  (2007). The behavioural and physiological responses of dairy heifers to tape-recorded milking facility noise with and without a pre-treatment adaptation phase. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 106: pp 13-25

Barnett, J.L., Cronin, G.M. and Scott, P.C. (2007). Behavioural responses of poultry during kosher slaughter and their implications for the birds' welfare. Veterinary Record, 160: pp 45-49.

Barnett, J.L. (2007). Effects of confinement and research needs to underpin welfare standards. Journal of Veterinary Behaviour, 2: pp 213-218.

Bennett, P.C., Cooper, N., Rohlf, V. I. and Mornement, K. (2007). Factors influencing owner satisfaction with companion-dog-training facilities, Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 10(3): pp 217-241.

Bennett, P. C., and Rohlf, V.I. (2007). Owner-companion dog interactions: Relationships between demographic variables, potentially problematic behaviours, training engagement and shared activities. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 102: pp 65-84.

Breen, K.M., Oakely, A.E.,  Pytiak, A.V., Tilbrook, A.J., Wagenmaker, E.R. and Karsch, F.J. (2007). Does cortisol acting via the Type II Glucocorticoid Receptor mediate suppression of Pulsatile LH secretion in response to psychosocial stress? Endocrinology, 148: pp 1882-1890.

Carless, S.A., Fewings-Hall, S., Hall, M., Hay, M., Hemsworth, P.H. and Coleman, G.J. (2007) Selecting unskilled and semi-skilled blue-collar workers: The criterion-related validity of the PDI-Employment Inventory. International Journal of Selection and Assessment, 15: pp 335-340.

Coleman, G.J., Animal Well-Being in the Public Mind - Can We Change Perception? Journal of Animal Science, April 2007

Hemsworth, P.H. (2007). Ethical stockmanship. Australian Veterinary Journal, 85 (5): pp 194-200.

Hemsworth, P.H. and Tilbrook, A.J. (2007). Sexual behaviour of male pigs. Hormones and Behaviour. Hormones and Behaviour, 52: pp 39-44.

Hemsworth, P.H., Barnett, J.L., Rickard, M.D. and Coleman, G.J. (2007). Australia’s research and development capacity in animal welfare. Farm Policy Journal, 4 (4): pp 23-31.

Jongman E.C. (2007). Adaptation of domestic cats to confinement.  Journal of Veterinary Behaviour, 2 (6): pp 193-196.

Karlen, G.A., Hemsworth, P.H., Gonyou, H.W., Fabrega, E., Strom, D. and Smits, R.J. (2007). The welfare of gestating sows in conventional stalls and large groups on deep litter. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 105: pp 87-101.

Kobelt, A.J., Hemsworth, P.H., Barnett, J.L., Coleman, G.J. and Butler, K.L. (2007). The behaviour of Labrador Retrievers in suburban backyards: the relationships between the backyard environment and dog behaviour. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 106: pp 70-84.

Ley, J., Coleman. G.J., Holmes, R. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2007). Assessing fear of novel and startling stimuli in dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 104(1-2): pp 71-84.

Ley, J. and Bennett, P.C. (2007). Understanding personality by understanding companion dogs. Anthrozoös, 20(2): pp 113-124.

Rivalland, E.T.A., Clarke, I.J., Turner, A.I., Pompolo, S. and Tilbrook, A.J. (2007). Isolation and restraint stress results in differential activation of corticotrophin-releasing hormone and arginine vasopressin neurones in sheep. Neuroscience, 145: pp 1048-1058.

Roussel, S., Hemsworth, P.H., Boissy, A. and Duvaux-Ponter, C. (2007). Repeated transport and isolation during pregnancy in ewes, Differential effects on emotional reactivity and weight of their offspring.  Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 109: pp 275-291

Toukhsati, S.R., Bennett, P.C. and Coleman, G.J. (2007). Behaviours and Attitudes towards Semi-owned cats, Anthrozoös, 20, 2 : pp 131-142.

2006

Dwyer, F., Bennett, P.C. and Coleman, G.J. (2006). The Development of a Multi-Dimensional Human-Canine Relationship Questionnaire: The Monash Dog Owner Relationship Scale, Anthrozoös, 19: pp 243-256.

Lauber, M.C.Y., Hemsworth, P.H. and Barnett, J.L. (2006). The effects of age and experience on behavioural development in calves. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 99: pp 41-52.

Lund, V., Coleman, G., Gunnarsson, S., Appleby M.C. and Karkinen, K. (2006). Working at the Interface between the Natural and Social Sciences, Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 97: pp 37-49.

Roussel, S., Hemsworth, P.H., Leruste, H., White, C., Duvaux-Ponter, C., Nowak, R. and Boissy, A. (2006). Repeated transport and isolation during pregnancy in ewes: Effects of the reactivity to humans and to their offspring after lambing. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 97: pp 172-189.

2005

Barnett, J.L., Cronin, G.M., Tauson, R., Downing, J.A, Janardhana, V., Lowenthal, J.W. and Butler, K.L. (2005). The effects of a perch, dust bath and nest box in furnished cages on the welfare of laying hens. Animal Science Papers and Reports, 23 (Supplement 1): 111-119.

Cronin, G.M., Butler, K.L., Desnoyers, M.A. and Barnett, J.L. (2005). The use of nest boxes by hens in cages: what does it mean for welfare? Animal Science Papers and Reports, 23 (Supplement 1): 121-133.

Hides, S.J. and Hannah, M.C. (2005). Drying times of umbilical cords of dairy calves.   Australian Veterinary Journal, vol 83, no 6: pp 371-373.

Jongman, E.C., Bidstrup, I. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2005). Behavioural and physiological measures of welfare of pregnant mares fitted with a novel urine collection device. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 93: pp 147-163.

Maller, C. J., Hemsworth, P. H., Ng, K. T., Jongman, E. J., Coleman, G. J. and Arnold, N. A.  (2005). The relationships between characteristics of milking sheds and the attitudes to dairy cows, working conditions and quality of life of dairy farmers. Journal of Australian Agricultural Research, 56: pp 363-372.

Marston, L. C., Bennett, P. C., & Coleman, G. J. (2005). Adopting shelter dogs: Owner experiences of the first month post-adoption. Anthrozoös, 18: pp 358-378

Marston L.C., Bennett P.C. and Coleman G.J. (2005). What happens to shelter dogs? Part 2. Comparing three Melbourne welfare shelters for nonhuman animals. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 8(10): pp 25-45.

Roussel, S., Boissy, A., Montigny, D., Hemsworth, P.H. and Duvaux-Ponter, C. (2005). Gender-specific effects of prenatal stress on emotional reactivity and stress physiology of goat kids. Hormones and Behavior,  47: 256-266.

Roussel, S., Boissy, A., Tessier, J., Hemsworth, P.H. and Duvaux-Ponter, C. (2005). Does stress imposed on pregnant goats affect the stress physiology and behaviour of their kids? Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 4: 287-294.

Turner, A.l., Hemsworth, P.H. and Tilbrook, A.J. (2005). Susceptibility of reproduction in female pigs to impairment by stress or elevation of cortisol. Domestic Animal Endocrinology, 29: pp 398-410.

1997 - 2004

Barnett, J.L. (1997). Measuring pain in animals. Australian Veterinary Journal, 75 : 878-879.

Barnett, J.L., Glatz, P.C., Newman, E.A. and Cronin, G.M. (1997). Effects of modifying layer cages with perches on stress physiology, plumage, pecking and bone strength of hens. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture., 37: 523-529.

Barnett, J.L., Glatz, P.C., Newman, E.A. and Cronin, G.M. (1997). Effects of modifying layer cages with solid sides on stress physiology, plumage, pecking and bone strength of hens. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 37: 11-18.

Beilharz, R.G. (1998). Environmental limit to genetic change. An alternative theorem of natural selection. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 115: 433-437.

Beilharz, R.G. and Nitter, G. (1998). The missing E: the role of the environment in evolution and animal breeding. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 115: 439-453.

Bennett, P.C. and Perini, E. (2003), Tail docking in dogs: a review of the issues. Australian Veterinary Journal, 81(4): pp 208-218.

Bennett, P.C. and Perini, E. (2003). Tail docking in dogs: can attitude change be achieved? Australian Veterinary Journal, 81(5): pp 277-282.

Bodsworth, W. and Coleman, G.J. (2001) Child-companion animal attachment bonds in single and two-parent families Anthrozoos 14 (4): 216-223.

Canny, B. J., O'Farrell, K. A., Clarke, I. J., and Tilbrook, A. J. (1999). The influence of sex and gonadectomy on the hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis of the sheep. Journal of Endocrinology, 162: 215-225.

Canny, B.J, O'Farrell, K.A, Clarke, I.J, Tilbrook, A.J. (1998). Angiotensin II- and phobol ester-induced steroidogenesis by ovine adrenocortical cells: effect of the sex and gonadal status of the donor animal. Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology 25: 401-404

Cronin, G.M., Barnett, J.L., Edge, M.K. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2002). Identifying animal welfare issues for the Australian wool industry.  Wool Technology and Sheep Breeding Journal, 50: pp 534-540.

Cronin, G.M., Dunshea, F.R., Butler, K.L., McCauley, I., Barnett, J.L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2003). The effects of immuno-castration and surgical-castration on the behaviour and consequently growth of group-housed, male finisher pigs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 81: pp 111-126.

Cronin, G.M., Hemsworth, P.H., Barnett, J.L., Jongman, E.C., Newman, E.A. and McCauley, I. (2003). An anti-barking muzzle for dogs and its short-term effects on behaviour and salivary cortisol concentrations. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 83: pp 215-226.

Cronin, G.M., Leeson, E., Cronin, J.G. and Barnett, J.L. (2001). The effects of broadcasting sow suckling grunts in the lactation shed on piglet weight. Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Science, 14: 1019-1023.

Jongman, E.C., Morris, J.P., Barnett, J.L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2000). EEG changes in 4 week old lambs to castration, tail docking and mulesing. Australian Veterinary Journal, 78: 339-343.

Jongman, E., Selby, E., Barnett, J., Fisher, P. and Temby, I. (2000). Feeding preferences in captive corellas for green-dyed and plain oats. Corella, 24: 62-64

McCauley, I., Cronin, G.M., King, R.H., Hemsworth, P.H., Barnett J.L., Luxford, B., Smits, R.J., Hennessy, D.P., Campbell, R.G. and Dunshea, F.R. (2004). Dietary narcoleptics and immunocastration improve growth in group-housed boars. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 13 (Suppl): p 89.

McLean, A.N. (2001). Cognitive abilities - the result of selective pressures on food acquisition. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 71: 241-258.

Morris, J.P., Ong, R.M., O'Dwyer, J.K., Barnett, J.L, Hemsworth, P.H., Clarke, I.J. and Jongman, E.C. (1997). Pain-related cerebral potentials in response to acute painful electrical stimulation in sheep. Australian Veterinary Journal, 75, 883-886.

Roussel, S., Hemsworth, P.H., Boissy, A. and Duvaux-Ponter, C. (2004). Effects of repeated stress during pregnancy in ewes on the behavioural and physiological responses to stressful events and birth weight of their offspring. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 85: pp 259-276.

Scott, C.J., Tilbrook, A.J., Rawson, J.A. and Clarke, I.J. (2000). Gonadal steroid receptors in the regulation of GnRH secretion in farm animals. Animal Reproduction Science, 60-61: 313-326.

Scott, C.J., Tilbrook, A.J., Simmons, D.M., Rawson, J.A., Chu, S., Fuller, P.J., Ing, N.H. and Clarke, I.J. (2000). The distribution of cells containing estrogen receptor a (ERa) and estrogen receptor b (ERb) mRNA in the preoptic area and hypothalamus of the sheep: comparison of males and females. Journal of Endocrinology, 141: pp 2951-2962.

Stagoll, K.A., Barnett, J.L. and Marks, C.A. (2000)Food preference of Long-billed Corellas (Cacatua tenuirostris) in the laboratory. Corella, 24:65-69.

Stone, S.C., Loose, J.M., Caddy, D.J., Canny, B.J., Tilbrook, A.J., and Young, I.R. (2001). Combined xylazine and ketamine as an analgesic regimen in sheep. Australian Veterinary Journal 79(3): 207–211.

Tilbrook, A. J., Canny, B. J., Stewart, B. J., Serapiglia, M. D., and Clarke, I. J. (1999). Central administration of corticotrophin releasing hormone but not arginine vasopressin stimulates the secretion of luteinizing hormone in rams in the presence and the absence of testosterone. Journal of Endocrinology, 162: 313-319.

Tilbrook, A.J, Canny, B.J, Serapiglia, M.D., Ambrose, T.J., and Clarke, I.J. (1999). Suppression of the secretion of luteinizing hormone due to isolation/restraint stress in gonadectomized rams and ewes is influenced by sex steroids. Journal of Endocrinology, 160: 469-481

Tilbrook, A.J,, de Kretser, D.M. and Clarke, I.J. (2001). Influence of the degree of stimulation of the pituitary by gonadotropin releasing hormone on the action of inhibin and testosterone to suppress the secretion of the gonadotropins in rams. Biology of Reproduction, 64: 65-73.

Tilbrook, A.J. and Clarke, I.J. (2001). Negative feedback regulation of the secretion and actions of GnRH in Males. Biology of Reproduction, 64(3): 735-742.

Tilbrook, A.J., Turner, A.I. and Clarke, I.J. (2000). Effects of stress on reproduction in non-rodent mammals: considerations of the role of glucocorticoids and sex differences. Reviews of Reproduction, 5:105-113.

Tilbrook, A.J., Turner, A.I. and Clarke, I.J. (2002). Stress and reproduction: central mechanisms and sex differences in non-rodent species. Stress, 5:83-100

Turner, A,I., Canny, B.J., Hobbs, R.J., Bond, J.D., Clarke, I.J. and Tilbrook, A,J. (2002)  Influence of sex and gonadal status of sheep on cortisol secretion in response to ACTH and on cortisol and LH secretion in response to stress: importance of different stressors. Journal of Endocrinology, 173:113-121.

Turner, A. I., Hemsworth, P. H., Canny, B. J., and Tilbrook, A. J. (1999). Inhibition of the secretion of LH by sustained but not repeated acute elevation of cortisol in the absence but not the presence of oestradiol. Journal of Endocrinology, 163: 477-486.

Turner, A. I., Hemsworth, P. H., Canny, B. J., and Tilbrook, A. J. (1999). Sustained but not repeated acute elevation of cortisol impaired the LH surge, estrus and ovulation in gilts. Biology of Reproduction 61: 614-620.

Turner, A.I., Rivalland, E.T.A., Clarke I.J., Lambert, G.W., Morris, M.J. and Tilbrook, A.J. (2002). Noradrenaline, but not neuropeptide Y, is elevated in cerebrospinal fluid from the third cerebral ventricle following audiovisual stress in gonadectomized rams and ewes.  Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 76: pp 373-380.

Turner, A.l., Hemsworth, P.H. and Tilbrook, A.J. (2002). The susceptibility of reproduction in female pigs to impairment by stress and the role of the hypothalamo-pituitary adrenal axis. Reproduction Fertility and Development, 14: pp 377-391.

Waiblinger, S., Menke, C., and Coleman, G. J. (2002). The relationship between attitudes, personal characteristics and behaviour of stockpeople and subsequent behaviour and production of dairy cows. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 79: pp 195-219.

Waples, K.A., Barnett, J.L. and Marks, C.A. (2000). Food preference of Long-billed Corellas (Cacatua tenuirostris) in aviary experiments. Corella, 24: 65-69.

Barnett, J.L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2003) Science and its application in assessing the welfare of laying hens. Australian Veterinary Journal, 81: pp 615-624

Barnett, J.B., Coleman, G.J., Hemsworth, P.H., Newman, E.A., Fewings-Hall, S. and Ziini, C. (1999). Tail docking and beliefs about the practice in the Victorian Dairy Industry. Australian Vet. J., 77: 742-747

Barnett, J.L., and Newman, E.A. (1997). Review of the welfare research in the laying hen and the research and management implications for the Australian egg industry. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research, 48: 385-402

Barnett, J.L., Hemsworth, P.H., Cronin, G.M., Jongman, E.C. and Hutson, G.D. (2001). A review of the welfare issues for sows and piglets in relation to housing. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research, 52: 1-28

Breuer, K., Hemsworth, P.H. and Coleman, G.J. (2003). The effect of positive or negative handling on the behavioural responses of nonlactating heifers. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 84: pp 3-22

Breuer, K., Hemsworth, P.H., Barnett, J.L., Matthews, L.R. and and Coleman, G.J. (2000). Behavioural response to humans and the productivity of commercial dairy cows. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 66: 273-288

Clarke, T., Cuthbertson, E.M., Greenall, R.K., Hannah, M.C., Jongman, E. and Shoesmith, D. (2004). Milking regimes to shorten milking duration. Journal of Dairy Research, 71: pp 419-426.

Coleman, G. J., McGregor, M., Hemsworth, P. H., Boyce, J. and Dowling, S. (2003). The relationship between beliefs, attitudes and observed behaviours of abattoir personnel in the pig industry. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 82: pp 189-200.

Coleman, G.J., Hemsworth, P.H., Hay, M. and Cox, M. (1998). Predicting stockperson behaviour towards pigs from attitudinal and job-related variables and empathy. Appl. Anim. Behav. Sci., 58, 63-75.

Coleman, G.J., Hemsworth, P.H., Hay, M. and Cox, M. (2000). Modifying stockperson attitudes and behaviour towards pigs at a large commercial farm. Appl. Anim. Behav. Sci., 66: 11-20.

Coleman, G.J., Rea, T., Hall, M., Sawyer, A. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2001). Multimedia training in the pig industry. Computers and Education, 37: 257-271.

Cransberg, P.H., Hemsworth, P.H. and Coleman, G.J. (2000). Human factors affecting the behaviour and productivity of commercial broiler chickens. British Poultry Science 41: 272-279.

Cronin, G.M. and Barnett, J.L., 1997. Letter to the Editor: Comment on the paper "Effects of space allocation and temperature on periparturient maternal behaviours, steroid concentrations, and piglet growth rates". Journal of Animal Science, 75(7): 1985.

Cronin, G.M., Dunsmore, B. and Leeson, E. (1998). The effects of farrowing nest size and width on sow and piglet behaviour and piglet survival. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 60: 331-345.

Cronin, G.M., Lefbure, B. and Mcclintock, S. (2000). A comparison of piglet production and survival in the Werribee Farrowing Pen and conventional farrowing crates at a commercial farm. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 40: 17-23.

Hemsworth, P.H. (1997). Human-animal interactions in agriculture and their impact on animal welfare and performance. Animal Choices - British Society of Animal Science, Occasional Publication, 20,27-34.

Hemsworth, P.H. (2003). Human-animal interactions in livestock production. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 81: pp 185-198.

Hemsworth, P.H. Coleman, G.J., Barnett, J.L and Borg, S. (2000). Relationships between human-animal interactions and productivity of commercial dairy cows. Journal of Animal Science, 78: 2821-2831.

Hemsworth, P.H., Barnett, J.L., Hofmeyr, C., Coleman, G.J., Dowling, S. and Boyce, J. (2002). The effects of fear of humans and pre-slaughter handling on the meat quality of pigs. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research,53: pp 1-9.

Hemsworth, P.H., Coleman, G.J., Barnett, J.L., Borg, S. and Dowling, S. (2002). The effects of cognitive behavioural intervention on the attitude and behaviour of stockpersons and the behaviour and productivity of commercial dairy cows.  Journal of Animal Science, 80: pp 68-78.

Hemsworth, P.H., Pedersen, V., Cox, M., Cronin, G.M. and Coleman, G.J. (1999). A note on the relationship between the behavioural response of lactating sows to humans and the survival of their piglets. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 65, 43-52.

Henry, B.A., Goding, J.W., Tilbrook, A.J., Dunshea, F.R. and Clarke, I.J. (2001). Intracerebroventricular infusion of leptin elevates the secretion of luteinizing hormone without affecting food intake in long-term food restricted sheep, but increases growth hormone irrespective of bodyweight. Journal of Endocrinology, 168(1): 67-77.

Hutson, G.D., Ambrose, T.J., Barnett, J.L. and Tilbrook, A.J. (2000). Development of a behavioural test of sensory responsiveness in the growing pig. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 66: 187-202.

Jongman, E.C., Barnett, J.L. and Hemsworth, P.H. (2000). The aversiveness of carbon dioxide stunning in pigs and a comparison of the CO2 stunner crate versus the V-restrainer. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 67: 67-76.

King, T., Hemsworth, P.H. and Coleman, G.J. (2003). Fear of novel and startling stimuli in domestic dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 83: pp 45-64.

Kobelt, A.J., Hemsworth, P.H., Barnett, J.L. and Butler, K.L. (2003). Sources of sampling variation in saliva cortisol in dogs. Research in Veterinary Science, 75: pp 157-161.

Kobelt, A.J., Hemsworth, P.H., Barnett, J.L. and Coleman, G.J. (2003). A survey of dog ownership in suburban Australia – conditions and behaviour problems. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 82: pp 137-148.

Marston, L. C., and Bennett, P. C. (2003). Reforging the bond -towards successful canine adoption. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 83: pp 227-245.

Marston, L. C., Bennett, P. C. and Coleman, G. J. (2004). What happens to shelter dogs?  An analysis of data for one year from three Australian Shelters. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 7(1): pp 27-47.

Morrison, R.S., Hemsworth, P.H., Cronin, G.M. and Campbell, R.G. (2003). The effect of restricting pen space and feeder availability on the behaviour and growth performance of entire male growing pigs in a deep-litter, large group housing system. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 83: pp 163-176.

Morrison, R.S., Hemsworth, P.H., Cronin, G.M. and Campbell, R.G. (2003). The social and feeding behaviour of growing pigs in deep-litter, group housing systems. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 82: pp 173-188.

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