21 Publications
2014
Milk composition and lactation strategy of a eusocial mammal, the naked mole-rat
Hood, WendyKessler, D. S and Oftedal, O. T
Journal of Zoology, vol. 293, (no. 2), Jun 2014. | Journal Article
2013
Milk composition in a hibernating rodent, the Columbian ground squirrel (Urocitellus columbianus)
Skibiel, Amy and Hood, Wendy
Journal of Mammalogy, vol. 94, (no. 1), pp. 146-154, Feb 2013. | Journal Article
 
Prevalence of blood parasites in eastern versus Western house finches: are eastern birds resistant to infection?
Davis, Andrew KHood, Wendy and Hill, Geoffrey E
EcoHealth, vol. 10, (no. 3), pp. 290-7, 2013/Sep. | Journal Article
 
The evolution of the nutrient composition of mammalian milks
Skibiel, AmyDowning, Lauren MOrr, Teri J and Hood, Wendy
The Journal of Animal Ecology, vol. 82, (no. 6), pp. 1254-1264, Nov 2013. | Journal Article
2012
A Test of Bone Mobilization Relative to Reproductive Demand: Skeletal Quality Is Improved in Cannibalistic Females with Large Litters
Hood, Wendy
Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, vol. 85, (no. 4), pp. 385-396, 2012. | Journal Article
 
Calcium availability influences litter size and sex ratio in white-footed mice (Peromyscus leucopus).
Schmidt, Christina M and Hood, Wendy
PloS one, vol. 7, (no. 8), pp. e41402, 2012. | Journal Article
2011
Chemical characterization of milk oligosaccharides of the island flying fox (Pteropus hypomelanus) (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae)
SENDA, AkitsuguKOBAYASHI, RuiFUKUDA, KenjiSAITO, TadaoHood, WendyKunz, Thomas HOFTEDAL, Olav T and URASHIMA, Tadasu
Animal Science Journal, vol. 82, (no. 6), pp. 782-786, Dec 2011. | Journal Article
 
Is tissue maturation necessary for flight? Changes in body composition during postnatal development in the big brown bat.
Hood, WendyOftedal, Olav T and Kunz, Thomas H
Journal of comparative physiology. B, Biochemical, systemic, and environmental physiology, vol. 181, (no. 3), pp. 423-35, 2011/Apr. | Journal Article
2010
Calcium utilization during reproduction in big brown bats (Eptesicus fuscus)
Booher, Christina M and Hood, Wendy
Journal of Mammalogy, vol. 91, (no. 4), pp. 952-959, 2010. | Journal Article
2009
A multifactorial test of the effects of carotenoid access, food intake and parasite load on the production of ornamental feathers and bill coloration in American goldfinches.
Hill, Geoffrey EHood, Wendy and Huggins, Kristal
The Journal of experimental biology, vol. 212, (no. Pt 8), pp. 1225-33, 2009/Apr. | Journal Article
2007
Effects of Recent Climate Change on Facultative and Spontaneous Torpor in Apline Habitats
Frank, Craig LHood, WendyStevens, M. and Gary, G.
EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union, vol. 88, (no. 52,), pp. Su, 2007. | Journal Article
2006
An experimental test of the contributions and condition dependence of microstructure and carotenoids in yellow plumage coloration
Shawkey, Matthew DHill, Geoffrey EMcGraw, Kevin JHood, Wendy and Huggins, Kristal
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B: Biological Sciences, vol. 273, (no. 1604), pp. 2985-2991, 2006. | Journal Article
 
An experimental test of the contributions and condition dependence of microstructure and carotenoids in yellow plumage coloration.
Shawkey, Matthew DHill, Geoffrey EMc Graw, Kevin JHood, Wendy R and Huggins, Kristal
Proceedings. Biological sciences, vol. 273, (no. 1604), pp. 2985-2991, December 7, 2006. | Journal Article
 
Variation in body composition of female big brown bats (Eptesicus fuscus) during lactation
Hood, WendyOftedal, Olav T and Kunz, Thomas H
Journal of Comparative Physiology, B, vol. 176, (no. 8), pp. 807-819, 2006. | Journal Article
2002
Intrinsic and extrinsic sources of variation in size at birth and rates of postnatal growth in the big brown bat Eptesicus fuscus (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae)
Hood, WendyBloss, J. and Kunz, Thomas H
Journal of Zoology, vol. 258, (no. 3), pp. 355-363, 2002. | Journal Article
 
Potential use of chemical cues for colony-mate recognition in the big brown bat, Eptesicus fuscus.
Bloss, JohannaAcree, Terry EBloss, Janelle MHood, Wendy and Kunz, Thomas H
Journal of chemical ecology, vol. 28, (no. 4), pp. 819-34, 2002/Apr. | Journal Article
2001
Interspecific and intraspecific variation in proximate, mineral, and fatty acid composition of milk in Old World fruit bats (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae).
Hood, WendyKunz, Thomas HOftedal, O TIverson, S JLeBlanc, D and Seyjagat, J
Physiological and biochemical zoology : PBZ, vol. 74, (no. 1), pp. 134-46, 2001 Jan-Feb. | Journal Article
 
Nutritional limitations on lactation and postnatal growth in the big brown bat, Eptesicus fuscus (Dissertation)
Hood, Wendy (2001).
1999
Plasma leptin decreases during lactation in insectivorous bats.
Kunz, Thomas HBicer, EHood, WendyAxtell, M JHarrington, W RSilvia, B A and Widmaier, Eric P
Journal of comparative physiology. B, Biochemical, systemic, and environmental physiology, vol. 169, (no. 1), pp. 61-6, 1999/Feb. | Journal Article
1997
Variation in maternal attendance patterns and pup behaviour in a declining population of Steller sea lions (Eumetopias jubatus)
Hood, Wendy and Ono, KA
Canadian Journal of Zoology/Revue Canadien de Zoologie, vol. 75, (no. 8), pp. 1241-1246, 1997. | Journal Article
1994
First account of Steller sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus) predation on a California sea lion (Zalophus californianus)
Byrnes, PE and Hood, Wendy
Marine Mammal Science, vol. 10, (no. 3), pp. 381-383, 1994. | Journal Article