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毛髪コルチゾールは季節や生活習慣によって変化し、ジャーマンシェパード犬の人間関係と関連する

Hair cortisol varies with season and lifestyle and relates to human interactions in German shepherd dogs | scientific reports

It is challenging to measure long-term endocrine stress responses in animals. We investigated whether cortisol extracted from dog hair reflected the levels of activity and stress long-term, during weeks and months. Hair samples from in total 59 German shepherds were analysed. Hair cortisol varies with season and lifestyle and relates to human interactions in German shepherd dogs | scientific reports