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13. Van Os, Jennifer M. C., Daniel M. Weary, Joao H. C. Costa, Maria J. Hötzel, Marina A. G. von Keyserlingk. In review. Sampling strategies for assessing lameness, injuries, and body condition score on dairy farms. Journal of Dairy Science.

12. Wang, Xiaoshuai, Hongding Gao, Kifle G. Gebremedhin, Bjarne Schmidt Bjerg, Jennifer Van Os, Cassandra B. Tucker, Guoqiang Zhang. 2018A predictive model of Equivalent Temperature Index for dairy cattle (ETIC). Journal of Thermal Biology 76:165-170. doi:10.1016/j.jtherbio.2018.07.013. [free access until September 20, 2018]

11. Van Os, Jennifer M. C., Erin M. Mintline, Trevor J. DeVries, and Cassandra B. Tucker. 2018. Domestic cattle (Bos taurus taurus) are motivated to obtain forage and will demonstrate contrafreeloading. PLoS ONE. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0193109. [*Featured on front page of PLoS ONE website]

10. Van Os, Jennifer M. C., Christoph Winckler, Julia Trieb, Soraia V. Matarazzo, Terry W. Lehenbauer, John D. Champagne, and Cassandra B. Tucker. 2018. Reliability of sampling strategies for measuring dairy cattle welfare on commercial farms. Journal of Dairy Science 101:1495-1504. doi:10.3168/jds.2017-13611.

9. Van Os, Jennifer M. C., Erin M. Mintline, Trevor J. DeVries, and Cassandra B. Tucker. 2017. Motivation of naïve feedlot cattle to obtain grain and individual responses to novelty. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 197:68-74doi:10.1016/j.applanim.2017.09.001.

8. Chen, Jennifer M., Carolyn L. Stull, David N. Ledgerwood, and Cassandra B. Tucker. 2017. Muddy conditions reduce hygiene and lying time in dairy cattle and increase time spent on concrete. Journal of Dairy Science 100:2090-2103. doi:10.3168/jds.2016-11972.

7. Chen, Jennifer M., Karin E. Schütz, and Cassandra B. Tucker. 2016. Technical note: Comparison of instantaneous sampling and continuous observation of dairy cattle behavior in freestall housing. Journal of Dairy Science 99:8341-8346doi:10.3168/jds.2016-11351.

6. Chen, Jennifer M., Karin E. Schütz, and Cassandra B. Tucker. 2016. Cooling cows efficiently with water spray: Behavioral, physiological, and production responses to sprinklers at the feed bunk. Journal of Dairy Science 99:4607–4618. doi:10.3168/jds.2015-10714. [*Featured as JDS Editor’s Choice: pdf]

5. Chen, Jennifer M., Karin E. Schütz, and Cassandra B. Tucker. 2016. Sprinkler flow rate affects dairy cattle avoidance of spray to the head, but not overall, in an aversion race. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 179:23-31. doi:10.1016/j.applanim.2016.03.007.

4. Chen, Jennifer M., Karin E. Schütz, and Cassandra B. Tucker. 2016. Sprinkler flow rate affects dairy cattle preferences, heat load, and insect-deterrence behavior. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 182:1-8. doi:10.1016/j.applanim.2016.05.023.

3. Chen, Jennifer M., Karin E. Schütz, and Cassandra B. Tucker. 2015. Cooling cows efficiently with sprinklers: Physiological responses to water spray. Journal of Dairy Science 98:6925-6938. doi:10.3168/jds.2015-9434.

2. Chen, Jennifer M., Karin E. Schütz, and Cassandra B. Tucker. 2013. Dairy cows use and prefer feed bunks fitted with sprinklers. Journal of Dairy Science 96:5035-5045. doi:10.3168/jds.2012-6282.

1. Gallo, David A., Jennifer M. Chen, Amy L. Wiseman, Daniel L. Schacter, and Andrew E. Budson. 2007. Retrieval monitoring and anosognosia in Alzheimer’s disease. Neuropsychology 21:559-568. doi:10.1037/0894-4105.21.5.559.