Professor Michael T Mendl

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

  • BS40 5DU

  • BS40 5DU

    United Kingdom

19962020

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Research Output

2007

Using successive negative contrast as a novel indicator of emotional state

Burman, OHP., Parker, RMA., Paul, ES. & Mendl, M., 2007, Proceedings of the 41st International Congress of the ISAE, Mexico.

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

Using the piglet scream test to enhance piglet survival on farms: data from outdoor sows

Held, S., Mason, G. & Mendl, M., May 2007, In : Animal Welfare. 16 (2), p. 267 - 271 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

4 Citations (Scopus)
2006

A multidisciplinary study of the long-term effects of environmental enrichment on laboratory rat welfare

Burman, OHP., Abou-Ismail, UAM., Nicol, CJ., Day, MJ., Owen, D., Bailey, M. & Mendl, M., 2006, Proceedings of the 40th International Congress of the ISAE, Bristol, UK. Mendl, M. (ed.). p. 72 - 72 1 p.

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

A novel method for testing social recognition in young pigs and the modulating effects of relocation

Souza, AS., Jansen, J., Tempelman, RJ., Mendl, M. & Zanella, AJ., Aug 2006, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 99, p. 77 - 87 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

16 Citations (Scopus)

Can environmental enrichment help detect welfare and onset of disease in mice?

Littin, KE., Edgar, JL., Mendl, M., Sherwin, CM., Wurbel, H. & Nicol, CJ., 2006, Proc. 40th International Congress of the ISAE, University of Bristol, August 8-12. Mendl, M., Burman, OHP., Butterworth, A., Harris, MJ., Held, SDE., Jones, SM., Littin, KE., Main, DCJ., Nicol, CJ., Parker, RMA., Paul, ES., Richards, G., Sherwin, CM., Statham, PTE., Toscano, MJ. & Warriss, PD. (eds.). p. 238 - 238 1 p.

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

Changes and individual consistency over several parities in two tests of maternal responsiveness in outdoor sows

Held, S., Mason, G. & Mendl, M., 2006, Proceedings of the 40th International Congress of the ISAE, Bristol, UK. Mendl, M. (ed.). p. 57 - 57 1 p.

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

Cross-modal habituation-dishabituation test of individual recognition in pigs

McLeman, MA., Mendl, M., Jones, B. & Wathes, CM., 2006, Proceedings of the 40th International Congress of the ISAE, Bristol, UK. Mendl, M. (ed.). p. 242 - 242 1 p.

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

Determination of quality of life using homecage behaviour. In: 'Quality of Life: The Heart of the Matter'

Littin, KE., Edgar, JL., Mendl, M., Sherwin, CM., Acevedo, A. & Nicol, CJ., 2006, UFAW/BVA Ethics Committee Symposium, 13-14 September.

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

Development of a propensity-to-chew test as a predictor of tail-biting in pigs

Statham, PTE., Green, LE. & Mendl, M., 2006, Proceedings of the 40th International Congress of the ISAE, Bristol, UK. Mendl, M. (ed.). p. 184 - 184 1 p.

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

Doing emotion and feeling emotion: constructing a framework for investigating subjective emotional states in animals

Paul, ES. & Mendl, M., 2006, Proceedings of the 40th International Congress of the ISAE, Bristol, UK. Mendl, M. (ed.). p. 45 - 45 1 p.

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

Factors associated with preweaning mortality on commercial pig farms in England and Wales

O'Reilly, KM., Harris, MJ., Mendl, M., Held, S., Moinard, C., Statham, PTE., Marchant-Forde, J. & Green, LE., 2006, In : Veterinary Record. 159, p. 193 - 196 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

19 Citations (Scopus)

Heritability of post-mixing aggressiveness in grower-stage pigs and its relationship with production traits

Turner, SP., White, IMS., Brotherstone, S., Farnworth, MJ., Knap, PW., Penny, P., Mendl, M. & Lawrence, AB., Oct 2006, In : Animal Science. 82, p. 615-620 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

38 Citations (Scopus)

Judgement bias and emotional state: unpredictable housing and judgements of ambiguity in rats - a two-choice procedure

Parker, RMA., Paul, ES., Burman, OHP. & Mendl, M., 2006, Proceedings of Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour, Winter Meeting, ASAB, London. Braithwaite, V. & D'Eath, R. (eds.). p. 26 - 26 1 p.

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

Let sleeping rats lie: does the timing of husbandry procedures compromise laboratory rat welfare?

Abou-Ismail, UAM., Burman, OHP., Nicol, CJ. & Mendl, M., Nov 2006, Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour Winter meeting 'Behaviour into Welfare', Zoological Society of London Meeting Rooms, 30th November - 1st December.

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

Let sleeping rats lie: does the timing of husbandry procedures compromise laboratory rat welfare?

Abou-Ismail, UAM., Burman, OHP., Nicol, CJ. & Mendl, M., 2006, Proceedings of the 40th International Congress of the ISAE, Bristol, 8th-12th August. ISAE, p. 119 - 119 1 p.

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

Long-term social memory in the laboratory rat (Rattus norvegicus)

Burman, OHP. & Mendl, M., 2006, In : Animal Welfare. 15 (4), p. 379 - 382 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

8 Citations (Scopus)

Maternal responsiveness of outdoor sows from first to fourth parities

Held, S., Mason, GJ. & Mendl, M., Jul 2006, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 98 (3-4), p. 216 - 233 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

29 Citations (Scopus)

Preference for visual variability in Lister hooded rats and European starlings

Kurosu, G., Mendl, M., Xiao, F. & Cuthill, IC., 2006, Proceedings of the 40th International Congress of the ISAE, Bristol, UK. Mendl, M. (ed.). p. 68 - 68 1 p.

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

Proceedings of the 40th International Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology

Mendl, M., Bradshaw, JWS., Burman, OHP., Butterworth, A., Harris, MJ., Held, S., Jones, S. M., Littin, KE., Main, DCJ., Nicol, CJ., Parker, RMA., Paul, ES., Richards, GJ., Sherwin, CM., Statham, PTE., Toscano, MJ. & Warriss, PD., 2006, ISAE 2006, Bristol UK. 294 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

Studies of emotion-cognition links in humans as a basis for developing new measures of animal emotion

Mendl, M., Kurosu, G., Cuthill, IC., Norton, V., Woodgate, J., Margetts, A., White, J. & Paul, ES., 2006, Proceedings of the 40th International Congress of the ISAE, Bristol, UK. Mendl, M. (ed.). p. 46 - 46 11 p.

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

The accumulation of skin lesions and their use as a predictor of individual aggressiveness in pigs

Turner, SP., Farnworth, MJ., White, IMS., Brotherstone, S., Mendl, M., Knap, P., Penny, P. & Lawrence, AB., 2006, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 96, p. 245 - 259 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

173 Citations (Scopus)

The fighting behaviour of piglets mixed before and after weaning in the presence or absence of a sow

Parratt, CA., Chapman, KJ., Turner, C., Jones, PH., Mendl, M. & Miller, BG., Dec 2006, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 101 (1-2), p. 54 - 67 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

43 Citations (Scopus)

Using successive negative contrast as a novel indicator of emotional state

Burman, OHP., Paul, ES. & Mendl, M., 2006, ASAB Winter meeting 'Behaviour into welfare'.

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

2005

A comparison of CAT Doppler and oscillometric Memoprint machines for non-invasive blood pressure measurement in conscious cats

Jepson, RE., Hartley, V., Mendl, M., Caney, S. & Gould, DJ., 2005, In : Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. 7, p. 147 - 152 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

40 Citations (Scopus)

Are domestic pigs, Sus scrofa, capable of remembering and prioritizing food sites of different value

Baumgartner, J., Held, S., Kilbride, A., Byrne, R. & Mendl, M., 2005, In : KTBL, Dormstadt, KTBL-Schrift. 441, p. 40 - 49 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Assessing animal emotions using a cognitive approach: from humans to animals and back again

Mendl, M. & Paul, ES., 2005, In : KTBL Schrift 441. p. 1 - 12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Can sleep behaviour be used as a stress indicator?

Abou Ismail, UAM., Burman, OHP., Nicol, CJ. & Mendl, M., Sep 2005, 3rd International Workshop on Assessment of Animal Welfare at Farm and Group level, Vienna. p. 44 - 44 1 p.

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

Developing practical species-specific measures to improve farm animal welfare

Manteca, X., Boivin, X., van Reenen, K., Mendl, M., Beerda, B., Lawrence, AB., Bach, A. & Jones, B., 2005, Science and Society Improving Animal Welfare, Brussels.

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

Discrimination of conspecifics by juvenile domestic pigs, Sus scrofa

McLeman, MA., Mendl, M., Bryan Jones, R., White, R. & Wathes, CM., 1 Aug 2005, In : Animal Behaviour. 70 (2), p. 451 - 461 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

47 Citations (Scopus)

Do rat 22kHz and 50kHz ultrasonic vocalisations convey information to conspecifics?

Burman, OHP., Ilyat, A., Jones, G. & Mendl, M., 2005, Proceedings of the 29th International Conference of the IEC.

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

Effect of cage size and space allowance on aggression and faecal corticosterone in laboratory mice

Westwood, K., Burman, OHP., Nicol, CJ., Owen, D., Sherwin, CM. & Mendl, M., 2005, 39th International Congress of ISAE, Japan. Kusunose, R. & Shusuke, S. (eds.). p. 53 - 53 1 p.

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

Enhancing piglet survival on outdoor farms: how useful is the piglet scream test?

Held, S., Mason, G. & Mendl, M., 2005, 3rd International Workshop on Assessment of Animal Welfare at Farm and Group Level, Vienna, Austria.

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

Foraging behaviour in domestic pigs (Sus scrofa): remembering and prioritizing food sites of different value

Held, S., Baumgartner, J., Kilbride, A., Byrne, RW. & Mendl, M., Apr 2005, In : Animal Cognition. 8 (2), p. 114 - 121 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

38 Citations (Scopus)

Measuring emotional processes in animals: the utility of a cognitive approach

Paul, ES., Harding, EJ. & Mendl, M., May 2005, In : Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 29 (3), p. 469 - 491 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

385 Citations (Scopus)

Social foraging tactics and associated foraging skills in domestic pigs

Held, S., Byrne, RW. & Mendl, M., 2005, International Conference on Animal Social Learning, St Andrews University.

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

Ultrasonic vocalizations as indicators of welfare in group-housed rats

Burman, OHP., Ilyat, A., Jones, G. & Mendl, M., 2005, 3rd International Workshop on Assessment of Animal Welfare at Farm and Group Level, Vienna, Austria.

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

2004

Bimodal and unimodal discrimination of individual conspecifics by juvenile domestic pigs

McLeman, M., Mendl, M., Jones, RB. & Wathes, CM., 2004, Proceedings of the 38th International Congress of the ISAE, Helsinki, Finland. Hänninen, L. & Valros, A. (eds.). p. 118 - 118 1 p.

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

Can pigs be bred for reduced aggressiveness? In: MAFF LINK Newsletter

Turner, SP., Mendl, M. & et, A., 2004

Research output: Other contribution

Cognitive bias and affective state

Harding, EJ., Paul, ES. & Mendl, M., Jan 2004, In : Nature. 427 (6972), p. 312 - 312 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

392 Citations (Scopus)

Consciousness, emotion and animal welfare: insights from cognitive science

Mendl, M. & Paul, ES., 2004, In : Animal Welfare. 13, p. S17 - S25 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

110 Citations (Scopus)

Costs of acquiring and forgetting information affect spatial memory and its susceptibility to interference

Laughlin, K. & Mendl, M., Jul 2004, In : Animal Behaviour. 68 (1), p. 97 - 103 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

22 Citations (Scopus)

Disruptive effects of standard husbandry practice on laboratory rat social discrimination

Burman, OHP. & Mendl, M., May 2004, In : Animal Welfare. 13 (2), p. 125 - 133 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

5 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental enrichment for mice

Brocklebank, SAJ., Mendl, M., Nicol, CJ. & Sherwin, CM., 2004, 38th International Congress of ISAE, Helsinki, Finland. p. 240 - 240

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

267 Citations (Scopus)

Is pig aggression inherited? In: Pig Progress

Turner, SP., Mendl, M. & et, A., 2004

Research output: Other contribution

2003

A case control study of on-farm risk factors for tail biting in pigs

Moinard, C., Mendl, MT., Nicol, CJ. & Green, LE., 2003, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 81, p. 333 - 355 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

167 Citations (Scopus)

Can pre-experimental social experience affect the reliability of behavioural tests?

Burman, OHP. & Mendl, M., 2003, Proceedings of the 37th International Congress of the ISAE, Italy.

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

Individual discrimitation of conspecifics by juvenile domestic pigs (sus scrofa)

McLeman, M., Mendl, M., Jones, RB. & Wathes, CM., 2003, Proceedings of the 37th International Congress of the ISAE, Fondazione Iniziative Zooprofilattiche e Zootechniche, Brescia, Italy. Ferrante, V. (ed.). p. 160 - 160 1 p.

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