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Issue 1 (Summer 2015)

Project Articles:

1) The relationship between domestic cat (Felis catus) personality and attachment to owner: Rachel Costa (BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare) and Dr Tamara Montrose

2) A comparison of chances created between successful and unsuccessful Premier League teams based on possession: Liam Dixon (BSc (Hons) Sport Studies) and Dr Laurence Protheroe

3) The relationship between sports agents and young professional football players and its potential impact on the player’s career: Igor Fijalkowski (BA (Hons) Sport Business Management) and Mike Green

4) Evaluation of rider asymmetry during sitting trot at fast and slow speeds: Sadie Kent (BSc (Hons) Equestrian Sports Science) and Kirsty Lesniak

5) The effect of different speeds on canine heart rate whilst walking in water on an underwater treadmill: Zoe Miles (BSc (Hons) Bioveterinary Science) and Dr Alison Wills


Independent Study Articles:

1) Variables affecting capture success of invasive mustelids with focus on Stoats (Mustela erminea) and American mink (Mustela vison): George Angell; BSc (Hons) Animal Science

2) Evaluation of the use of Glucosamine and Chondroitin for treating horses with Degenerative Joint Disease: Charlotte Forkes; BSc (Hons) Bioveterinary Science

3) An investigation into the efficacy of Feliway in hospitalised cats and cats presenting with urinary problems relating to behaviour: Samantha Lane; BSc (Hons) Veterinary Nursing Science

4) Evaluation of the efficacy of treatment methods for Pituitary Pars Intermedia Dysfunction: Victoria Purves; BSc (Hons) Bioveterinary Science

5) A comparison of maternal colostrum and colostrum replacement products in regards to bacterial contamination, passive transfer and calf mortality: Daisy Rankin; BSc (Hons) Bioveterinary Science


Research Updates:

1) Animal and Land 14-15

2) Equine 14-15

3) Sport 14-15