Publikationen unserer Team-Mitglieder

Griss, S., Riemer, S., Warembourg, C., Sousa, F. M., Wera, E., Berger-Gonzalez, M., Alvarez, D.; Malo Bulu, P.; López Hernández, A. & Dürr, S. (2021). If they could choose: How would dogs spend their days? Activity patterns in four populations of domestic dogs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 105449. Volltext

Bremhorst, A., Mills, D. Würbel, H., & Riemer, S. (2021) Evaluating the accuracy of facial expressions as emotion indicators across contexts in dogs. Anim Cogn (2021).  Volltext

Bremhorst, A., Mills, D. Würbel, H., & Riemer, S. (2021) ‘Puppy dog eyes’ are associated with eye movements, not communication. Frontiers in Psychology doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.568935 Volltext

Riemer, S., Heritier, C., Windschnurer, I., Pratsch, L., Arhant, C., & Affenzeller, N. (2021). A review on mitigating fear and aggression in dogs and cats in a veterinary setting. Animals11(1), 158. Volltext

Affenzeller, N.; Pratsch, L.; Windschnurer, I.; Arhant, C.; Riemer, S. (2021) Strategien Zur Angstreduktion in Der Kleintierpraxis Teil 2 –Maßnahmen Bei Bestehenden Ängsten, Anxiolytische Medikamente, Prävention. Kleintierpraxis66, 24–43

Gähwiler, S., Bremhorst, A., Tóth, K., & Riemer, S. (2020). Fear expressions of dogs during New Year fireworks: a video analysis. Scientific Reports10(1), 1-10. Volltext

Pratsch, L.; Arhant, C.; Windschnurer, I.; Affenzeller, N.; Riemer, S. (2020) Strategien Zur Angstvermeidung in Der Kleintierpraxis Teil 1–Stressreduzierende Methoden Im Umgang Mit Hund Und Katze. Kleintierpraxis , 65, 548–567. Link

Wirth, S., Gebhardt-Henrich, S. G., Riemer, S., Hattendorf, J., Zinsstag, J., & Hediger, K. (2020). The influence of human interaction on guinea pigs: Behavioral and thermographic changes during animal-assisted therapy. Physiology & Behavior225, 113076. Volltext

Riemer, S. (2020). Effectiveness of treatments for firework fears in dogs. Journal of Veterinary Behavior 37: 61-70. Volltext

Bräm Dubé, M. B., Asher, L., Würbel, H., Riemer, S., & Melotti, L. (2020). Parallels in the interactive effect of highly sensitive personality and social factors on behaviour problems in dogs and humans. Scientific Reports10(1), 1-9. Volltext

Bremhorst, A., Sutter, N.A., Würbel, H., Mills, D. & Riemer, S. (2019) Differences in facial expressions during positive anticipation and frustration in dogs awaiting a reward. Scientific Reports 919312 Volltext

Riemer, S. (2019). Not a one-way road – severity, progression and prevention of firework fears in dogs. PLOS ONE 14(9): e0218150 Volltext 

Uccheddu, S., De Cataldo, L., Albertini, M., Coren, S., Da Graça Pereira, G., Haverbeke, A.,Mills, ,D.S., Pierantoni, L, Riemer, S., Ronconi, L.., Testoni, I., Pirrone, F. (2019). Pet Humanisation and Related Grief: Development and Validation of a Structured Questionnaire Instrument to Evaluate Grief in People Who Have Lost a Companion Dog. Animals9(11), 933. Volltext

Sauer, F. J., Hermann, M., Ramseyer, A., Burger, D., Riemer, S., & Gerber, V. (2019). Effects of breed, management and personality on cortisol reactivity in sport horses. PLOS ONE 14(12) e0221794. Volltext

Ellis, S. L., Riemer, S., Thompson, H., & Burman, O. H. (2019). Assessing the External Validity of Successive Negative Contrast–Implications for Animal Welfare. Journal of Applied animal Welfare Science, 1-8.

Bremhorst, A., Mongillo, P., Howell, T., & Marinelli, L. (2018). Spotlight on assistance dogs—legislation, welfare and research. Animals8(8), 129. Volltext

Riemer, S., Thompson, H., & Burman, O. H. (2018). Behavioural responses to unexpected changes in reward quality. Scientific Reports8(1), 16652. Volltext

Bremhorst, A., Bütler, S., Würbel, H., & Riemer, S. (2018). Incentive motivation in pet dogs–preference for constant vs varied food rewards. Scientific Reports8(1), 9756. Volltext

Mills, D., Rogers, J., Kerulo, G., Bremhorst, A., & Hall, S. (2019). Getting the Right Dog for the Right Job for Animal-Assisted Interventions (AAI): Essential Understanding of Dog Behavior and Ethology for Those Working Within AAI.

Riemer, S., Ellis, S. L., Thompson, H., & Burman, O. H. (2018). Reinforcer effectiveness in dogs—The influence of quantity and quality. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 206, 87-93. Link

Bremhorst, A., Mongillo, P., Howell, T., & Marinelli, L. (2018). Spotlight on Assistance Dogs—Legislation, Welfare and Research. Animals8(8), 129. Volltext

Monsó, S., Benz-Schwarzburg, J., & Bremhorst, A. (2018). Animal morality: What it means and why it matters. The Journal of Ethics22(3-4), 283-310. Volltext

Turcsán, B., Wallis, L., Virányi, Z., Range, F., Müller, C.A., Huber, L. & Riemer, S. (2018) Personality traits in companion dogs—Results from the VIDOPET. PloS one13(4), p.e0195448. Volltext

Riemer, S. (2017). Social dog—emotional dog?. Animal Sentience: An Interdisciplinary Journal on Animal Feeling2(14), 9. Volltext

Braem, M., Asher, L., Furrer, S., Lechner, I., Würbel, H., & Melotti, L. (2017). Development of the “Highly Sensitive Dog” questionnaire to evaluate the personality dimension “Sensory Processing Sensitivity” in dogs. PloS one, 12(5), e0177616. Volltext

Huber, A., Barber, A. L., Faragó, T., Müller, C. A., & Huber, L. (2017). Investigating emotional contagion in dogs (Canis familiaris) to emotional sounds of humans and conspecifics. Animal Cognition, 1-13. Link

Bräm MD (in press) Tests for aggression and prediction of aggression, in D Mills and C Westgarth (Eds) Dog Bites: A Multidisciplinary Perspective on Human-directed Aggressive Behavior of the Dog and its Management, 5mPublishing

Riemer S, Assis L, Pike TW, & Mills DS (2016). Dynamic changes in ear temperature in relation to separation distress in dogs. Physiology & Behavior 167: 86-91. Volltext

Riemer S, Ellis SL, Ryan S, Thompson H & Burman OH (2016). A reappraisal of successive negative contrast in two populations of domestic dogs. Animal Cognition, 19(3), 471-481. Volltext

Riemer S, Müller C, Virányi Z, Huber L, & Range F (2016). Individual and group level trajectories of behavioural development in Border collies. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 180, 78–86. Volltext

Thompson H, Riemer S, Ellis SL & Burman OH (2016). Behaviour directed towards inaccessible food predicts consumption—A novel way of assessing food preference. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 178, 111-117. Link

Müller C, Riemer S, Virányi Zs, Huber L & Range F (2016). Inhibitory Control, but Not Prolonged Object-Related Experience Appears to Affect Physical Problem-Solving Performance of Pet Dogs. PloS one, 11(2), e0147753. Volltext

Riemer S, Müller C, Virányi Zs, Huber L &, Range F (2014) The predictive value of early behavioural assessments in pet dogs – a longitudinal study from neonates to adults. PLoS ONE 9(7): e101237. Volltext

Riemer S, Mills, D & Wright, H (2014) Impulsive for life? The nature of long-term impulsivity in domestic dogs. Animal Cognition 17(3): 815-9. Volltext

Riemer S, Müller C, Huber L &, Range F (2014) Dogs can learn to attend to connectivity in string pulling tasks. Journal of Comparative Psychology 128(1):31-9. Link

Müller C, Riemer S, Range F & Huber L (2014). The Use of a Displacement Device Negatively Affects the Performance of Dogs (Canis familiaris) in Visible Object Displacement Tasks. Journal of Comparative Psychology 128(3):240-50. Link

Müller, C, Riemer S, Virányi Z, Huber L, & Range F (2014). Dogs learn to solve the support problem based on perceptual cues. Animal Cognition 17(5):1071-80. Volltext

Müller C, Riemer S, Range F & Huber L (2013). Dogs’ use of the solidity principle: revisited. Animal Cognition, 17(3): 821-5.

Riemer S, Müller C, Virányi Zs, Huber L &, Range F (2013) Choice of conflict resolution strategy is linked to sociability in dog puppies. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 149(1), 36-44. Volltext

Mills DS, Braem Dube, MD, Zulch H (2012) Stress and Pheromonatherapy in Small Animal Clinical Behaviour, Wiley-Blackwell

Müller C, Riemer S, Rosam C, Schößwender J, Range F & Huber L (2012) Owner absence does not induce negative judgement bias in pet dogs. Animal Cognition 15(5):1031-5. Volltext

Riemer S, Schulze Ch & Frank G (2011): Densities and habitat use of woodpeckers in the national park Donauauen (Lower Austria). Egretta 52: 55–64. Volltext

Bräm M, Mills D (2010) Factors affecting response of dogs to obedience instruction: A field and  experimental study, Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 125, 47 – 55 Volltext

Riemer S, Frank G & Schulze CH (2010) Population density and habitat use of the Green Woodpecker Picus viridis in Donau-Auen National Park (Lower Austria). Vogelwarte 48: 187 – 194. Volltext

Bräm M, Doherr M, Lehmann D, Mills D, Steiger A (2008) Evaluating aggressive behavior in dogs: a comparison of 3 tests, Journal of Veterinary Behavior Medicine, 3, 152 – 160 Volltext

Bräm M (2007) Book review: Handbook of Applied Dog Behavior and Training: Procedures and Protocols Vol. 3 S.R. Lindsay. Blackwell Publishing (2005). 795 pp., Hardback ISBN 0-8138-0754-9, Applied Animal Behaviour Science

Bräm M (2003) Comparison of Five Selected Methods to Evaluate the Aggressive Behavior of Dogs, Doctoral Dissertation in Veterinary Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland.