FETCH~LAB is involved in a large number of studies regarding animal audiology, hearing management in canines, animal vocal mechanisms, noise impacts to animal hearing, and bioacoustics.
Our staff and students are always working on new research. Some of the present studies include: PTSD in military working dogs, bioacoustics of asian small-clawed otter, bioacoustics of shark rays, bioacoustics of king penguins, diver audiology, hearing protection devices for working dogs including ultra-wideband communication devices, canine hearing aids and noise mitigation in kennels.
FETCH~LAB works with the Georgia Aquarium and Mystic Aquarium regarding auditory, sound production and noise issues with regard to their marine animals. We support the Department of Defense with clinical and research on working dog Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and audiological disorders.