Peter Hepper

    Peter Hepper

    Professor

    Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 4196, +44 (0)28 9097 4230

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    Scopus Citations 0

    1. 2018
    2. Published

      Laterality as a predictor of coping strategies in dogs entering a rescue shelter

      Barnard, S., Wells, D. L. & Hepper, P. G., 23 Oct 2018, In : Symmetry. 10, 11, 15 p., 538., 538

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3. Early online date

      Lack of association between paw preference and behaviour problems in the domestic dog, Canis familiaris

      Wells, D. L., Hepper, P. G., Milligan, A. D. S. & Barnard, S., 12 Oct 2018, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4. Early online date

      Personality traits affecting judgement bias task performance in dogs (Canis familiaris)

      Barnard, S., Wells, D., Milligan, A., Arnott, G. & Hepper, P., 27 Apr 2018, In : Scientific Reports.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    5. Published

      Stability of motor bias in the domestic dog, Canis familiaris

      Wells, D. L., Hepper, P. G., Milligan, A. D. S. & Barnard, S., Apr 2018, In : Behavioural Processes. 149, p. 1-7

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    6. Published

      Lateralization of spontaneous behaviours in the domestic cat, Felis silvestris

      McDowell, L. J., Wells, D. L. & Hepper, P. G., Jan 2018, In : Animal Behaviour. 135, p. 37-43 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    7. 2017
    8. Published

      Association Between Lateral Bias and Personality Traits in the Domestic Dog (Canis familiaris)

      Barnard, S., Wells, D. L., Hepper, P. G. & Milligan, A. D. S., Aug 2017, In : Journal of Comparative Psychology. 131, 3, p. 246-256 11 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9. Early online date

      Cognitive bias and paw preference in the domestic dog, Canis familiaris

      Wells, D., Hepper, P., Milligan, A. D. S. & Barnard, S., 18 May 2017, In : Journal of Comparative Psychology. 131, 4, p. 317-325 9 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    10. Published

      Olfactory behaviour in companion animals

      Hepper, P. & Wells, D., 2017, Olfaction in Animal Behaviour and Welfare. Nielsen, B. (ed.). Wallingford : CAB International, p. 201-213 13 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    11. Published

      The role of olfaction in animal housing and as enrichment

      Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 2017, Olfaction in Animal Behaviour and Welfare. Nielsen, B. (ed.). Wallingford: CAB International, p. 151-160 10 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    12. 2016
    13. Published

      Fetal umbilical artery Doppler pulsatility index and childhood neurocognitive outcome at 12 years

      Mone, F., McConnell, B., Thompson, A., Segurado, R., Hepper, P., Stewart, M. C., Dornan, J. C., Ong, S., McAuliffe, F. M. & Shields, M. D., 15 Jun 2016, In : BMJ Open. 6, 6

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    14. Published

      Comparing lateral bias in dogs and humans using the KongTM ball test

      Wells, D. L., Hepper, P. G., Milligan, A. D. S. & Barnard, S., Mar 2016, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 176, p. 70-76 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    15. Published

      Lateral bias and temperament in the domestic cat (Felis silvestris)

      McDowell, L., Wells, D., Hepper, P. & Dempster, M., 2016, In : Journal of Comparative Psychology. 130, 4, p. 313-320 8 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    16. Published

      Observing the fetus’ behaviour to assess its health: A case study examining the behaviour of the human fetus in response to maternal alcohol consumption.

      Hepper, P., 2016, Fetal Development: Research on Brain and Behavior, Environmental Influences, and Emerging Technologies. Kisilevsky, B. S. & N. N. R. (eds.). Springer, p. 317-330

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    17. 2015
    18. Published

      Olfaction: An overlooked sensory modality in applied ethology and animal welfare

      Nielsen, B. L., Jezierski, T., Bolhuis, J. E., Amo, L., Rosell, F., Oostindjer, M., Christensen, J. W., McKeegan, D., Wells, D. L. & Hepper, P., 03 Dec 2015, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 2, 69, p. 1-3 3 p., 69., 69

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    19. Published

      Olfaction in the Order Carnivora: Family Canidae

      Hepper, P. & Wells, D., Jul 2015, Handbook of Olfaction and Gustation. Doty, R. (ed.). New York: Wiley-Blackwell, p. 591-604

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    20. Published

      Behavior during the prenatal period: Adaptive for development and survival

      Hepper, P., Mar 2015, In : Child Development Perspectives. 9, 1, p. 38-43

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    21. 2013
    22. Published

      Fetal behaviour and the effects of maternal alcohol consumption

      Hepper, P., 2013, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. A multidisciplinary approach. Carpenter, B., Blackburn, C. & Egerton, J. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 53-64

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    23. Published

      Long-term flavor recognition in humans with prenatal garlic experience

      Hepper, P., Wells, D., Dornan, J. C. & Lynch, C., 2013, In : Developmental Psychobiology. 55, 5, p. 568–574

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    24. Published

      Psychosocial impact of orthognathic treatment: A follow-up study

      McKeaveney, C., Hepper, P., Burden, D., Hunt, O. & Dempster, M., 2013, Psychology & Health. s1 ed. Vol. 28. p. 268

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    25. Published

      The developmental origins of laterality: fetal handedness

      Hepper, P., 2013, In : Developmental Psychobiology. 55, p. 588-595

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    26. 2012
    27. Published

      Fetal brain function in response to maternal alcohol consumption: Early evidence of damage

      Hepper, P., Dornan, J. R. C. & Lynch, C., Dec 2012, In : Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 36, 12, p. 2168-2175

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    28. Published

      Prenatal and early sucking influences on dietary preference in newborn, weaning, and young adult cats

      Hepper, P. G., Wells, D. L., Millsopp, S., Kraehenbuehl, K., Lyn, S. A. & Mauroux, O., Oct 2012, In : Chemical Senses. 37, 8, p. 755-766 12 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    29. Published

      The personality of “aggressive” and “non-aggressive” dog owners

      Wells, D. L. & Hepper, P. G., Oct 2012, In : Personality and Individual Differences. 53, 6, p. 770-773 4 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    30. Published

      The effect of priming on perceptions of dog breed traits

      Wells, D., Morrison, D. J. & Hepper, P., Sep 2012, In : Anthrozoos. 25, 3, p. 369-377 9 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    31. Published

      Alcohol delays the emergence of the fetal elicited startle response, but only transiently

      Hepper, P., Dornan, J. C., Lynch, C. & Maguire, J. F., 20 Aug 2012, In : Physiology & Behavior. 107, 1, p. 76-81 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    32. Published

      Fetal habituation in assisted conception

      Joy, J., McClure, N., Hepper, P. & Cooke, I., Jun 2012, In : Early human development. 88, 6, p. 431-436 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    33. Published

      Sex differences in fetal habituation

      Hepper, P., Dornan, J. R. C. & Lynch, C., May 2012, In : Developmental science. 15, 3, p. 373-383 11 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    34. Published

      Olfactory discrimination in the western lowland gorilla, Gorilla gorilla gorilla

      Hepper, P. & Wells, D., Apr 2012, In : Primates. 53, 2, p. 121-126 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    35. Published

      Does fetal handedness reflect the functional maturity of its brain?

      Hepper, P., Lynch, C. & Wells, D., 2012.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    36. 2011
    37. Published

      Feeding enrichment for moloch gibbons (Hylobates moloch)

      Wells, D., Irwin, R., Hepper, P. & Cooper, T. C., Jul 2011, p. 141-141. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    38. Published

      Olfactory enrichment in the gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla)

      Hepper, P. & Wells, D., Jul 2011, p. 143-143. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    39. Published

      The effect of visitors on the behaviour of zoo-housed chimpanzees and gorillas

      Cooper, T. C., Wells, D. & Hepper, P., Jul 2011, p. 142-142. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    40. Published

      A RCT of peer-mentoring for first-time mothers in socially disadvantaged areas (the moments study)

      Cupples, M., Stewart, M., Percy, A., Hepper, P., Murphy, C. & Halliday, H., Mar 2011, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood. 96, 3, p. 252-258 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    41. Published

      Kin recognition

      Hepper, P., 2011, The Oxford Handbook of Evolutionary Family Psychology. Salmon, C. A. & Shackelford, T. K. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 211-229 19 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    42. 2010
    43. Published

      Self-perception of dentofacial attractiveness among patients requiring orthognathic surgery

      Johnston, C., Hunt, O., Burden, D., Stevenson, M. & Hepper, P., Mar 2010, In : Angle Orthodontist. 80, 2, p. 361-366 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    44. Published

      Individually identifiable body odors are produced by the gorilla and discriminated by humans

      Hepper, P. & Wells, D., 26 Feb 2010, In : Chemical Senses. 35, 4, p. 263-268 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    45. Published
    46. Published

      Alcohol and the behaviour of the human fetus

      Hepper, P., 2010, In : Alcoholis. 30, p. 4-6 3 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    47. 2009
    48. Published

      The human fetus and maternal alcohol consumption

      Hepper, P., 2009, Alcohol-related Cognitive Disorders. Sher, L., Kandel, I. & Merrick, J. (eds.). Nova, New York, p. 57-66 10 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    49. 2008
    50. Published

      Haptic perception in the human foetus

      Hepper, P., 2008, Human Haptic Perception. Basics and Applications. Grunwald, M. (ed.). Birkhauser, Basel, p. 149-154 6 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    51. Published

      Olfaction in the Gorilla.

      Hepper, P., Wells, D., McArdle, P., Coleman, D. & Challis, M., 2008, Chemical Signals in Vertebrates 11. Hurst, J. L., Benyon, R. J., Roberts, S. C. & Wyatt, T. D. (eds.). Springer, p. 103-110 8 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    52. Published
    53. 2007
    54. Published

      A note on the effect of olfactory stimulation on the behaviour and welfare of zoo-housed gorillas

      Wells, D., Hepper, P., Coleman, D. & Challis, M. G., Aug 2007, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 106, 1-3, p. 155-160 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    55. Published

      Fetal habituation performance: gestational age and sex effects

      McCorry, N. & Hepper, P., Jun 2007, In : British Journal of Developmental Psychology. 25, 2, p. 277-292 16 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    56. Published

      Parent reports of psychosocial functioning of children with cleft lip and/or palate

      Hunt, O., Burden, D., Hepper, P., Stevenson, M. & Johnston, C., May 2007, In : The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 44(3), 3, p. 304-311 8 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    57. Published
    58. Published

      Fetal well-being: monitoring and assessment

      Hepper, P., Dornan, J. R. C. & McKenna, D., 2007, Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health & Medicine. Ayers, S., Baum, A., McManus, C., Newman, S., Wallston, K., Weinman, J. & West, R. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, p. 711-714 4 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    59. Published

      Prenatal development

      Hepper, P., 2007, Introduction to Infant Development. 2nd edition. Slater, A. & Lewis, M. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 41-62 22 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    60. 2006
    61. Published

      Prenatal olfactory learning in the domestic dog

      Wells, D. & Hepper, P., Sep 2006, In : Animal Behaviour. 72(3), 3, p. 681-686 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    62. Published
    63. Published

      Lateralised swimming behaviour in the California sea lion

      Wells, D., Irwin, R. & Hepper, P., Jul 2006, In : Behavioural Processes. 73, 1, p. 121-123 3 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    64. Published

      Perinatal olfactory learning in the domestic dog

      Hepper, P. & Wells, D., Mar 2006, In : Chemical Senses. 31(3), 3, p. 207-212 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    65. 2005
    66. Published

      Auditory enrichment for zoo-housed gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla)

      Wells, D., Coleman, D. & Hepper, P., Aug 2005, p. 147-147. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    67. Published

      Olfactory discrimination in the gorilla

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

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    68. Published

      The influence of lower face vertical proportion on facial attractiveness

      Johnston, D. J., Hunt, O., Johnston, C., Burden, D., Stevenson, M. & Hepper, P., Aug 2005, In : The European Journal of Orthodontics. 27, 4, p. 349-354 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    69. Published

      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

    70. Published

      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

    71. Published

      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

    72. Published

      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

    73. Published

      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

    74. Published

      The influence of mandibular prominence on facial attractiveness

      Johnston, C., Hunt, O., Burden, D., Stevenson, M. & Hepper, P., Jan 2005, In : The European Journal of Orthodontics. 27, 2, p. 129-133 5 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    75. Published

      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

    76. Published

      Das fetale Verhalten und seine Funktion für die menschliche Entwicklung

      Hepper, P., 2005, Grundlagen einer vorgeburtlichen Psychologie. Krens, I. & Krens, H. (eds.). Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, p. 63-82 20 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    77. Published

      Unravelling our beginnings: Fetal psychology - an embryonic science

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

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    78. 2004
    79. Published

      Aromatherapy as enrichment for kennelled dogs

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

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    80. Published

      A review of "Do Animals Think?" CDL Wynne

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

      Research output: Other contribution

    81. 2003
    82. Published

      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

    83. Published

      Enrichment is not always enriching

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

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    84. Published

      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

    85. Published

      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

    86. 2002
    87. Published

      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

    88. Published

      The effect of auditory stimulation on the behaviour of kennelled dogs

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

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    89. Published

      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

    90. Published

      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

    91. Published

      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

    92. Published

      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

    93. Published

      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

    94. Published

      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

    95. 2001
    96. Published

      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

    97. Published
    98. Published

      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

    99. Published

      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

    100. Published

      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

    101. 2000
    102. Published

      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

    103. Published

      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

    104. Published

      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

    105. Published

      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

    106. Published

      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

    107. Published
    108. Published

      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

    109. 1999
    110. Published

      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

    111. Published

      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

    112. Published

      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

    113. Published

      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

    114. Published

      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

    115. 1998
    116. Published
    117. Published

      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

    118. Published

      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

    119. Published

      Developmental aspects of kin recognition

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

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    120. 1997
    121. Published

      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

    122. Published

      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

    123. Published

      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

    124. Published

      Memory in utero?

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

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    125. Published

      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

    126. Published

      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

    127. 1996
    128. Published

      Fetal memory: Does it exist? what does it do?

      Hepper, P., Oct 1996, In : Acta Paediatrica. 85, s416, p. 16-20 5 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    129. Published

      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

    130. Published

      Fetal habituation

      Hepper, P. & Leader, L. R., 1996, In : Fetal and Maternal Medicine Review. 8, p. 109-123 15 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    131. Published

      The foetus during pregnancy

      Hepper, P., 1996, The Psychology of Reproduction. Volume 2. Conception, pregnancy and birth. Niven, C. A. & Walker, A. (eds.). Elsevier, p. 57-73 17 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    132. 1995
    133. Published

      Human fetal "olfactory" learning

      Hepper, P., 1995, In : International Journal of Prenatal and Perinatal Studies. 7, p. 147-151 5 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    134. Published

      Human fetal behavior and maternal cocaine use - a longitudinal-study

      Hepper, P., 1995, In : Neurotoxicology. 16, p. 139-143 5 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    135. Published

      Observations of smoking and pregnancy in Northern Ireland.

      Hepper, P. & Little, J. F., 1995, Smoking & Pregnancy. DHSS, p. 19-41 23 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    136. Published

      Pet ownership and attitudes to animal use in children

      Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 1995, In : Anthrozoos. 8, p. 159-170 12 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    137. Published

      Spontaneous fetal behaviour as observed in early diabetic pregnancy

      Doherty, N. N. & Hepper, P., 1995, In : International Journal of Prenatal and Perinatal Studies. 7, p. 153-159 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    138. Published

      The behaviour of the foetus as an indicator of neural functioning

      Hepper, P., 1995, Fetal Development. A psychobiological perspective. Lecanuet, J-P., Fifer, W., Krasnegor, N. & Smotherman, W. (eds.). Lawrence Erlbaum, p. 405-417 13 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    139. Published

      The psychological effects of maternal smoking on fetal movements

      Little, J. F. & Hepper, P., 1995, In : International Journal of Prenatal and Perinatal Studies. 7, p. 161-167 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    140. 1994
    141. Published

      A Review of "The Psychobiology of Behavioral Development" by R. Gandelman.

      Hepper, P., 1994, Animal behaviour, 48, 999-1000 : Unknown Publisher.

      Research output: Other contribution

    142. Published

      Development of fetal hearing

      Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1994, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood - Fetal and Neonatal Edition. 71, p. F81-F87 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    143. Published

      Frequency discrimination by the fetus

      Shahidullah, S. & Hepper, P., 1994, In : Early human development. 36, p. 13-26 14 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    144. Published

      Long-term retention of kinship recognition established during infancy in the domestic dog

      Hepper, P., 1994, In : Behavioural Processes. 33, p. 3-14 12 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    145. Published

      Noise and the fetus: A critical review of the literature

      Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1994, HSE Books.

      Research output: Book/ReportBook

    146. Published

      The beginnings of mind - evidence from the behaviour of the fetus

      Hepper, P., 1994, In : Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology. 12, p. 143-154 12 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    147. Published

      The development of fetal hearing

      Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1994, In : Fetal and Maternal Medicine Review. 6, p. 167-179 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    148. 1993
    149. Published

      A review of "Life Before Birth and a Time to be Born", Peter W. Nathanielsz

      Hepper, P., 1993, Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 11, : Unknown Publisher.

      Research output: Other contribution

    150. Published

      Fetal eye-movements

      Horimoto, N., Hepper, P., Shahidullah, S. & Koyanagi, T., 1993, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 3, p. 362-369 8 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    151. Published

      Hearing in the fetus: prenatal detection of deafness

      Hepper, P., 1993, In : International Journal of Prenatal and Perinatal Studies. 4, p. 235-240 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    152. Published

      In utero release from a single transient hypoxic episode - a positive reinforcer

      Hepper, P., 1993, In : Physiology & Behavior. 53, p. 309-311 3 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    153. Published

      Newborn and fetal response to maternal voice

      Hepper, P., 1993, In : Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology. 11, p. 147-153 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    154. Published

      Prenatal and Perinatal Behaviour

      Hepper, P., 1993, Unknown Publisher.

      Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

    155. Published

      Prenatal and perinatal behaviour - Editorial.

      Hepper, P., 1993, In : Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology. 11, p. 127-128 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    156. Published

      Prenatal hearing tests?

      Hepper, P., 1993, In : Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology. 11, p. 143-146 4 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    157. Published

      The developmental origins of fetal responsiveness to an acoustic stimulus

      Shahidullah, S. & Hepper, P., 1993, In : Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology. 11, p. 135-142 8 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    158. 1992
    159. Published

      A response to Segal - A methodological comment in response to Hepper (1988)

      Hepper, P., 1992, In : Perception. 21, p. 277-278 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    160. Published

      Abnormal fetal behavior in 1st trimester spontaneous-abortion

      Shahidullah, S. & Hepper, P., 1992, In : European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Biology. 45, p. 181-184 4 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    161. Published

      An interface between psychology and medicine: the antenatal detection of handicap

      Hepper, P., 1992, Pre- Perinatal Psychomedicine. Klimek, R. (ed.). DWN Dream, p. 133-138 6 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    162. Published

      Comparative prenatal learning and behaviour

      Hepper, P., 1992, Unknown Publisher.

      Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

    163. Published

      Embryonic olfactory learning in frogs

      Hepper, P. & Waldman, B., 1992, In : Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology B Comparative and Physiological Psychology. 44B, p. 179-197 19 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    164. Published

      Fetal psychology: an embryonic science

      Hepper, P., 1992, Fetal Behaviour: Developmental and Perinatal Aspects. Nijhuis, J. G. (ed.). Oxford University Press, p. 129-156 28 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    165. Published

      Habituation in normal and Downs-syndrome fetuses

      Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1992, In : Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology B Comparative and Physiological Psychology. 44B, p. 305-317 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    166. Published

      Smoking, passive smoking and smell

      Hepper, P., 1992, In : Medical Science Research. 20, p. 265-266 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    167. Published

      The behaviour of dogs in a rescue shelter

      Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 1992, In : Animal Welfare. 1, p. 171-186 16 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    168. Published
    169. Published

      Trisomy-18 - behavioral and structural abnormalities - an ultrasonographic case-study

      Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1992, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2, p. 48-50 3 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    170. 1991
    171. Published

      An examination of fetal learning before and after birth

      Hepper, P., 1991, In : Irish Journal of Psychology. 12, p. 95-107 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    172. Published

      An introduction to kin recognition

      Hepper, P., 1991, Kin Recognition. Hepper, P. G. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 1-5 5 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    173. Published

      Handedness in the human fetus

      Hepper, P., Shahidullah, S. & White, R. G., 1991, In : Neuropsychologia. 29, p. 1107-1111 5 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    174. Published

      Heart-rate response of the rat fetus and neonate to a chemosensory stimulus

      Smotherman, W. P., Robinson, S., Ronca, A. E., Alberts, J. R. & Hepper, P., 1991, In : Physiology & Behavior. 50, p. 47-52 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    175. Published

      Kin Recognition

      Hepper, P., 1991, Cambridge University Press.

      Research output: Book/ReportBook

    176. Published

      Recognizing kin: ontogeny and classification

      Hepper, P., 1991, Kin Recognition. Hepper, P. G. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 259-288 30 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    177. Published

      Seasonal overeating and fetal movements

      Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1991, In : Lancet. 337, p. 252-252 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    178. Published

      Transient hypoxic episodes - a mechanism to support associative fetal learning

      Hepper, P., 1991, In : Animal Behaviour. 41, p. 477-480 4 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    179. Published

      Watch with mother: Television and its influence on the fetus.

      Hepper, P., 1991, Infants in the Age of Television. Foundation, H. B. (ed.). HBF, Tokyo, p. 47-59 13 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    180. 1990
    181. Published

      Conspecific odours. A special case for the rat

      Hepper, P., 1990, Chemical Signals in Vertebrates 5. Macdonald, D. W., Müller-Schwarze, D. & Natynczuk, S. E. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 438-444 7 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    182. Published

      Diagnosing handicap using the behaviour of the fetus

      Hepper, P., 1990, In : Midwifery. 6, p. 193-200 8 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    183. Published

      Fetal response to maternal shock

      Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1990, In : Lancet. 336, p. 1067-1068 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    184. Published

      Foetal olfaction

      Hepper, P., 1990, Chemical Signals in Vertebrates 5. Macdonald, D. W., Müller-Schwarze, D. & Natynczuk, S. E. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 282-288 7 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    185. Published

      Origins of fetal handedness

      Hepper, P., Shahidullah, S. & White, R., 1990, In : Nature. 347, p. 431-431 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    186. 1989
    187. Published

      Fetal learning - implications for psychiatry

      Hepper, P., 1989, In : The British Journal of Psychiatry. 155, p. 289-293 5 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    188. Published

      Recognizing kin = recognizing genetic similarity

      Hepper, P., 1989, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 12, p. 530-530 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    189. 1988
    190. Published

      A review of "Kin Recognition in Animals". Eds. D.J.C. Fletcher and C.D. Michener

      Hepper, P., 1988, Animal Behaviour, 36, pp.950 : Unknown Publisher.

      Research output: Other contribution

    191. Published

      Adaptive fetal learning - prenatal exposure to garlic affects postnatal preferences

      Hepper, P., 1988, In : Animal Behaviour. 36, p. 935-936 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    192. Published

      Fetal soap addiction

      Hepper, P., 1988, In : Lancet. 1, p. 1347-1348 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    193. Published

      The discrimination of human odor by the dog

      Hepper, P., 1988, In : Perception. 17, p. 549-554 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    194. Published

      Who needs relations?

      Hepper, P., 1988, Unknown Publisher.

      Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

    195. 1987
    196. Published

      Catecholamines and aggression in animals

      Bell, R. & Hepper, P., 1987, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 23, p. 1-21 21 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    197. Published
    198. Published

      The amniotic-fluid - an important priming role in kin recognition

      Hepper, P., 1987, In : Animal Behaviour. 35, p. 1343-1346 4 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    199. Published
    200. 1986
    201. Published

      Sibling recognition in the rat - change in stimulus value or individual preference

      Hepper, P., Apr 1986, In : Animal Behaviour. 34, 2, p. 607-609 3 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    202. Published

      Sibling recognition in the domestic dog

      Hepper, P., Feb 1986, In : Animal Behaviour. 34, Part 1, p. 288-289 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    203. Published

      Can recognition genes for kin recognition exist?

      Hepper, P., 1986, The Individual and Society. Passera, L. & Lachaud, J-P. (eds.). Privat: Toulouse, p. 31-35 5 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    204. Published

      Kin recognition - functions and mechanisms. A review

      Hepper, P., 1986, In : Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society. 61, p. 63-93 31 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    205. Published

      Parental Recognition in the Rat

      Hepper, P., 1986, In : Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology B Comparative and Physiological Psychology. 38, p. 151-160 10 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    206. 1983
    207. Published

      Sibling recognition in the rat

      Hepper, P., Nov 1983, In : Animal Behaviour. 31, 4, p. 1177-1191 15 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle