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onditioned placebo effect in dogs decreases separation elated behaviours

  title={onditioned placebo effect in dogs decreases separation elated behaviours},
  author={s{\'o}fia S{\"u}megia and M{\'a}rta G{\'a}csib and J{\'o}zsef Top{\'a}lc},
In humans, placebo effect can be produced by giving verbal information and also by conditioning when, after repeated administration of an active substance, an inactive compound that just looks like the drug administered before, can produce the effect of the active substance. Conditioned placebo effect has been reported in rodents, however, the dog (Canis familiaris) may also provide a promising model species. In our study dogs’ behaviour was observed while they were repeatedly separated from… Expand

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