Professor Michael T Mendl

M.A., Ph.D.(Cantab.), BA (Hons)

  • BS40 5DU

  • BS40 5DU

    United Kingdom

19962020

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Research Output

1996

Brain opioid receptors in relation to sterotypies, inactivity and housing in sows

Zanella, AJ., Broom, DM., Hunter, JC. & Mendl, MT., 1996, In : Physiology and Behavior. 59, p. 769 - 775

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Effects of disturbance on spatial memory in pigs: implications for choice testing techniques

Mendl, MT. & Laughlin, KJ., 1996, In : Animal Science. 62, p. 678 - 678 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Feeding pigs in troughs: a preliminary study of the distribution of individuals around depleting resources

Done, ET., Wheatley, S. & Mendl, MT., 1996, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 47, p. 255 - 262

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

How information about individual pigs can help to reduce aggression and injuries after mixing

Erhard, HW., Mendl, MT. & Ashley, DD., 1996, In : Animal Science. 62, p. 623 - 624

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Review of: Cheetahs of the Serengeti Plains. Caro,TM Chicago: Chicago University Press

Mendl, MT., 1996, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 47, p. 263 - 265

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

The effect of housing with or without substrate on responsiveness to novelty in growing pigs

Wemelsfelder, F., Haskell, M., Mendl, MT., Calvert, S. & Lawrence, A., 1996, Unknown. Guelph: Col. K.L. Cambell Center for the Study of Animal Welfare, p. 6 - 69

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

The effect of substrate enriched and substrate-impoverished housing environments on the diversity of behaviour in pigs

Haskell, M., Wemelsfelder, F., Mendl, MT., Calvert, S. & Lawrence, AB., 1996, In : Behaviour. 133, p. 741 - 761

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

35 Citations (Scopus)
1997

Can tonic immobility predict copying strategies in pigs?

Erhard, HW., Mendl, MT. & Christianson, SB., 1997, Proceedings of the 31st International Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology. p. 67 - 67 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Do the sterotypies of pigs, chicken and mink reflect adaptive species differences in the control of foraging?

Mason, GJ. & Mendl, MT., 1997, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 43, p. 45 - 58

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Experience in substrate-enriched and substrate-impoverished environments affects behaviour of pigs in a T-maze task

Mendl, MT., Erhard, HW., Haskell, M., Wemelfelder, F. & Lawrence, AB., 1997, In : Behaviour. 134, p. 643 - 659

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

19 Citations (Scopus)

Individual aggressiveness of pigs can be measured and used to reduce aggression after mixing

Erhard, HW., Mendl, MT. & Ashley, DD., 1997, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 54, p. 137 - 151

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

98 Citations (Scopus)

Measuring aggressiveness in growing pigs in a resident-intruder situation

Erhard, HW. & Mendl, MT., 1997, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 54, p. 123 - 136

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

68 Citations (Scopus)

Object permanence in the domestic hen

Freire, R., Mendl, MT. & Nicol, CJ., 1997, Proceedings of 31st International Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology. p. 146 - 146 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Performing under pressure: stress and cognitive function

Mendl, MT., 1997, Proceedings of 31st International Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology. p. 45 - 46

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Pigs in space: spatial memory and its susceptibility to interference

Mendl, MT., Laughlin, KJ. & Hitchcock, D., 1997, In : Animal Behaviour. 54, p. 1491 - 1508

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

61 Citations (Scopus)

Social choices in farm animals: to fight or not to fight?

Mendl, MT. & Erhard, HW., 1997, Animal Choices. p. 45 - 53

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Social conditions

Mendl, MT. & Newberry, RC., 1997, Animal Welfare. Appleby, MC. & Hughes, BO. (eds.). CABI Publishing, p. 191 - 203

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Studying birth sex ratio in domestic pigs

Mendl, MT., Zanella, AJ., Broom, DM. & Whittemore, CT., 1997, In : Animal Behaviour. 53, p. 432 - 435

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Tonic immobility in pigs: two interpretations - coping strategies or fears

Erhard, HW. & Mendl, MT., 1997, Unknown. Vol. 20. p. 109 - 110

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

1998

Animal individuality

Mendl, MT., 1998, Encyclopaedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare. Bekoff, M. (ed.). Greenwood Press, p. 32 - 34

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Assessment of Animal Welfare

Mendl, MT., 1998, Encyclopaedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare. Bekoff, M. (ed.). Greenwood Press, p. 57 - 58

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Multiple mechanisms may affect birth sex ratio in domestic pigs

Mendl, MT., Broom, DM. & Zanella, AJ., Mar 1998, In : Animal Behaviour. 55 (3), p. 773 - 776 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

No evidence for strong links between personality traits in pigs

Mendl, MT., Erhard, HW. & Christiansen, SB., 1998, Proceedings of the International Society Applied Ethology. p. 65 - 65 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Qualitative and quantitative effects of handling on tonic immobility in pigs

Erhard, HW., Mendl, MT. & Van Schotthorst, L., 1998, Proceedings of the International Society of Applied Ethology. p. 110 - 110 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

The degree of agreement shown by untrained observers in the qualitative assessment of pig behaviour

Wemelsfelder, F., Hunter, EA., Mendl, MT. & Lawrence, AB., 1998, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science. p. 5 - 5 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

The inter and intra observer reliability of spontaneous qualitative assessments of pig behaviour

Wemelsfelder, F., Hunter, EA., Lawrence, AB. & Mendl, MT., 1998, Proceedings of the International Society of Applied Ethololgy. p. 63 - 63 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

The relationship between housing and social rank on cortisol, Β-endorphin and dynorphin (1-13) secretion in sows

Zanella, AJ., Brunner, P., Unshelm, J., Mendl, MT. & Broom, DM., Aug 1998, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 59 (1-3), p. 1 - 10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

34 Citations (Scopus)
1999

Active and passive coping in animal welfare research

Mendl, MT. & Broom, DM., 1999, Advances in Ethology. Vol. 34. p. 79

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

An investigation into the effects of environmental context on laboratory rat social recognition

Burman, OHP. & Mendl, MT., 1999, In : Animal Behaviour. 58, p. 629 - 634

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Describing the social environment and its effects

Morgan, CA., Neilsen, BL., Lawrence, AB. & Mendl, MT., 1999, Quantitative Biology of the Pig. Kyriazakis, I. (ed.). CABI Publishing, p. 99 - 125

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Disturbance effects of environmental stimuli on pig spatial memory

Laughlin, KJ., Huck, M. & Mendl, MT., 1999, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 64, p. 169 - 180

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

29 Citations (Scopus)

Individual differences in tonic immobility may reflect behavioural strategies

Erhard, HW., Mendl, MT. & Christiansen, SB., 1999, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 64, p. 31 - 46

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

69 Citations (Scopus)

Performing under pressure: stress and cognitive function

Mendl, MT., 1999, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 65, p. 221 - 244

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

249 Citations (Scopus)

Pig social tactics in a competitive foraging situation

Held, S., Mendl, MT., Devereux, CL. & Byrne, RW., 1999, Contributions to the XXVI International Ethological Conference. Ed. Shakunthala Sridhara. Advances in Ethology. Blackwell Scientific Publications, Vol. 34. p. 101 - 102

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Review of Human-Livestock Interactions. Hemsworth, P.H. & Coleman, C.J. Wallingford: CAB International. 1998

Mendl, MT. & Paul, ES., 1999, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 65, p. 87 - 89 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Review of The Behaviour of Cattle. Albright, J.L. & Arave, C.W. Wallingford: CAB International. 1997

Mendl, MT., 1999, In : Livestock Production Science. 61, p. 89 - 90

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Short-term social memory in the laboratory rat: its susceptibility to disturbance

Burman, OHP. & Mendl, MT., 1999, Unknown. Agricultural University of Norway, p. 65 - 66

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Tonic immobility and emergence time in pigs: more evidence for behavioural strategies

Erhard, HW. & Mendl, MT., 1999, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 61, p. 227 - 237

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

59 Citations (Scopus)
2000

Aggression in pigs: an example of using basic research in an applied context. Farm Animal Welfare. Who Writes the Rules?

Erhard, HW., Mendl, M. & Asley, DD., 2000, Edinburgh BSAS.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Behavioural responses to maternal deprivation stress in domestic animals are mediated by glucocorticoid action in hippocampal cells

Zanella, AJ. & Mendl, MT., 2000, Proceedings of the 34th International Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology. p. 35

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Costs of forgetting: how these influence spatial learning and memory in pigs

Laughlin, KJ. & Mendl, MT., 2000, Proceedings of the 34th International Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology. p. 73

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Diversity of behaviour during novel object tests is reduced in pigs housed in substrate-impoverished conditions

Wemelsfelder, F., Haskell, M., Mendl, MT., Calvert, S. & Lawrence, AB., 2000, In : Animal Behaviour. 60, p. 385 - 394

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

50 Citations (Scopus)

Individuality in the domestic cat: origins, development and stability

Mendl, MT. & Harcourt, R., 2000, The Domestic Cat: The Biology of its Behaviour. Turner, D. C. & Bateson, P. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, Vol. 2nd edition. p. 47 - 64

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Pigs shift too: foraging strategies and spatial memory in the domestic pig

Laughlin, KJ. & Mendl, MT., 2000, In : Animal Behaviour. 60, p. 403 - 410

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

47 Citations (Scopus)

Short-term social memory in the laboratory rat: its susceptibility to disturbance

Burman, OHP. & Mendl, MT., 2000, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 67, p. 241 - 254

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

35 Citations (Scopus)

Social tactics of pigs in a competitive foraging task: the 'informed forager' paradigm

Held, S., Mendl, MT., Devereux, CL. & Bryne, RW., 2000, In : Animal Behaviour. 59, p. 569 - 576

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

76 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of delayed feeding on the post-feeding behaviour of sows

Haskell, MJ., Mendl, MT., Lawrence, AB. & Austin, E., 2000, In : Behavioural Processes. 49, p. 85 - 97

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

6 Citations (Scopus)

The spontaneous qualitative assessment of behavioural expressions in pigs: first explorations of a novel methodology for integrative animal welfare measurement

Wemelsfelder, F., Hunter, EA., Mendl, MT. & Lawrence, AB., 2000, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 67, p. 193 - 215

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

153 Citations (Scopus)

Timing and causes of piglet mortality in alternative and conventional farrowing systems

Marchant, JN., Rudd, AR., Broom, DM., Corning, S., Mendl, MT. & Simmins, PH., 2000, In : Veterinary Record. 147, p. 209 - 214

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

151 Citations (Scopus)