Peter Hepper

Professor

  • Room 02.512 - David Keir Building

    United Kingdom

1983 …2018

Research output per year

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Research Output

2005

How many footsteps do dogs need to determine the direction of an odour trail?

Hepper, P. & Wells, D., May 2005, In : Chemical Senses. 30(4), 4, p. 291-298 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)

Maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy may delay the development of spontaneous fetal startle behaviour

Hepper, P., Dornan, J. R. C. & Little, J. F., 17 Jan 2005, In : Physiology & Behavior. 83(5), 5, p. 711-714 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Olfactory discrimination in the gorilla

Hepper, P., Wells, D. & McArdle, P., Aug 2005, p. 44-45. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Prenatal thumb sucking is related to postnatal handedness

Hepper, P., Wells, D. & Lynch, C., Jan 2005, In : Neuropsychologia. 43(3), 3, p. 313-315 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

109 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of olfactory stimulation on the behaviour of dogs housed in a rescue shelter

Graham, L., Wells, D. & Hepper, P., May 2005, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 91, 1-2, p. 143-153 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of visual stimulation on the behaviour of dogs housed in a rescue shelter

Graham, L., Wells, D. & Hepper, P., May 2005, In : Animal Welfare. 14, 2, p. 143-148 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

The psychosocial effects of cleft lip and palate: a systematic review

Johnston, C., Hunt, O., Burden, D. & Hepper, P., Jan 2005, In : The European Journal of Orthodontics. 27(3), 3, p. 274-285 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

225 Citations (Scopus)

Unravelling our beginnings: Fetal psychology - an embryonic science

Hepper, P., 2005, In : Psychologist. 18, p. 474-477 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2004

A review of "Do Animals Think?" CDL Wynne

Hepper, P., 2004, Animal Welfare 13, 459-460 : Unknown Publisher.

Research output: Other contribution

Aromatherapy as enrichment for kennelled dogs

Wells, D., Graham, L. & Hepper, P., Aug 2004, p. 216-216. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2003

Directional tracking in the domestic dog, Canis familiaris

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 22 Dec 2003, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 84, 4, p. 297-305 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Enrichment is not always enriching

Hepper, P. & Wells, D., Apr 2003, p. S243-S243. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Prenatal psychological and behavioural development

Hepper, P., 2003, The Handbook of Developmental Psychology. Valsiner, J. & Connolly, K. J. (eds.). SAGE, p. 91-113 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The effect of auditory stimulation on the behaviour and public perception of sheltered dogs.

Wells, D., Graham, L. & Hepper, P., Apr 2003, p. S258-S258. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2002

Maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy and fetal startle behaviour

Little, J. F., Hepper, P. & Dornan, J. C., 2002, In : Physiology & Behavior. 76, 4-5, p. 691-694 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Prenatal development

Hepper, P., 2002, Introduction to Infant Development. Slater, A. & Lewis, M. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 39-60 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The aesthetic component of the index of orthodontic treatment need validated against lay opinion

Hunt, O., Hepper, P., Johnston, C., Stevenson, M. & Burden, D., Feb 2002, In : The European Journal of Orthodontics. 24, 1, p. 53-59 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of auditory enrichment on the behaviour of sheltered dogs

Graham, L., Wells, D. & Hepper, P., Apr 2002, p. 120-120. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

The effect of auditory stimulation on the behaviour of kennelled dogs

Wells, D., Graham, L. & Hepper, P., Apr 2002.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

The influence of auditory stimulation on the behaviour of dogs housed in a rescue shelter

Wells, D., Graham, L. & Hepper, P., 2002, In : Animal Welfare. 11, 4, p. 385-393 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

83 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of length of time spent in a rescue shelter on the behaviour of kennelled dogs

Wells, D., Graham, L. & Hepper, P., 2002, In : Animal Welfare. 11, p. 317-325 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The influence of maxillary gingival exposure on dental attractiveness ratings

Hunt, O., Johnston, C., Hepper, P., Burden, D. & Stevenson, M., Jan 2002, In : The European Journal of Orthodontics. 24, 2, p. 199-204 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Embryonic chemosensory learning in the Saltwater crocodile Crocodylus porosus.

Hepper, P., 2001, Crocodilian Biology and Evolution. Grigg, G. C., Seebacher, F. & Franklin, C. E. (eds.). Surrey Beattie, p. 378-282 97 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Professional perceptions of the benefits of orthodontic treatment

Hunt, O., Hepper, P., Johnston, C., Burden, D. & Stevenson, M., Jan 2001, In : The European Journal of Orthodontics. 23, 3, p. 315-323 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Citations (Scopus)

The behaviour of visitors towards dogs housed in a rescue shelter

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 2001, In : Anthrozoos. 14, p. 12-18 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The influence of environmental enrichment on the behaviour of sheltered dogs

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., Nov 2001, p. 349-349. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

109 Citations (Scopus)
2000

Effects of replicating primary-reflex movements on specific reading difficulties in children: a randomised, double-blind, controlled trial

McPhillips, M., Hepper, P. & Mulhern, G., 12 Feb 2000, In : Lancet. 355, 9203, p. 537-541 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 Citations (Scopus)

Habituation in fetuses of diabetic mothers

Doherty, N. N. & Hepper, P., Aug 2000, In : Early human development. 59, 2, p. 85-93 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Is antenatal umbilical artery Doppler ultrasound a useful tool to predict intelligence?

Thompson, A., McConnell, B., Dornan, J. R. C. & Hepper, P., Jun 2000, p. 83-83. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Is antenatal umbilical artery Doppler ultrasound a useful tool to predict intelligence?

McConnell, B., Thompson, A., Dornan, J. R. C. & Hepper, P., Mar 2000, p. 83-83. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

150 Citations (Scopus)

The discrimination of dog odours by humans

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 2000, In : Perception. 29, 1, p. 111-115 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of environmental change on the behaviour of sheltered dogs

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 10 May 2000, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 68, 2, p. 151-162 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Citations (Scopus)
1999

A simple method for testing odor detection and discrimination in chicks

Porter, R. H., Hepper, P., Bouchot, C. & Picard, M., Sep 1999, In : Physiology & Behavior. 67, 3, p. 459-462 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Development of lateralized behaviour in the human fetus from 12 to 27 weeks' gestation

McCartney, G. & Hepper, P., 1999, In : Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 41, p. 83-86 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

75 Citations (Scopus)

Male and female dogs respond differently to men and women

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 28 Jan 1999, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 61, 4, p. 341-349 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of disease in dogs purchased from an animal rescue shelter

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 09 Jan 1999, In : Veterinary Record. 144, 2, p. 35-38 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of environmental change on the behaviour of rescue sheltered dogs

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., Apr 1999, p. 140-140. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1998
36 Citations (Scopus)

Chemosensory learning in the chicken embryo

Sneddon, H., Hadden, R. & Hepper, P., May 1998, In : Physiology & Behaviour. 64, 2, p. 133-139 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Citations (Scopus)

Developmental aspects of kin recognition

Hepper, P. & Cleland, J., 1998, In : Genetica. 104, 3, p. 199-205 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Lateralised behaviour in first trimester human foetuses

Hepper, P., McCartney, G. & Shannon, E. A., 01 Jun 1998, In : Neuropsychologia. 36, 6, p. 531-534 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

135 Citations (Scopus)
1997

Fetal habituation: Another Pandora's box?

Hepper, P., 1997, In : Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 39, p. 274-278 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Foetal well-being: Monitoring and Assessment

Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1997, Cambridge Handbook of Psychology Health & Medicine. Baum, A., Newman, S., Weinman, J., West, R. & McManus, C. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, p. 463-464 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Memory in utero?

Hepper, P., 1997, In : Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 39, p. 343-346 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Pet ownership and adults’ views on the use of animals

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 1997, In : Society and Animals. 5, p. 45-63 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Citations (Scopus)

Sex differences in fetal mouth movements

Hepper, P., Shannon, E. A. & Dornan, J. C., 1997, In : Lancet. 350, p. 1820-1820 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Citations (Scopus)

The behaviour, public perception, and welfare of sheltered dogs

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., Aug 1997, p. 240-240. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1996

Fetal behavior: Why so sceptical?

Hepper, P., 1996, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 8, p. 145-148 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle