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  1. Impacts of Encouraging Dog Walking on Returns of Newly Adopted Dogs to a Shelter

    Contributor(s): Lisa Gunter, Alexandra Protopopova, Steven P. Hooker, Cheryl Der Ananian, Clive DL Wynne

    This study involved examining the ability of a postadoption intervention to reduce returns of newly adopted dogs to shelters by encouraging physical activity between adopters and their dogs. Guardians in the intervention group received emails with dog behavior and human activity advice as well...

  2. Adoption and relinquishment interventions at the animal shelter: a review

    Contributor(s): A. Protopopova, L.M. Gunter

  3. Animals and Psychotherapy: A Survey

    Contributor(s): Susan S Rice, Larry T Brown, H Stephen Caldwell

  4. Critical care nurses' perceptions of obstacles and helpful behaviors in providing end-of-life care to dying patients

    Contributor(s): KT Kirchhoff, RL Beckstrand

  5. The Maintenance of Pets in Allergic Families. A Survey of Health Beliefs.

    Contributor(s): S Herring, S.J. McGeady, J.D. Jones, H.C. Mansmann Jr.

  6. Practices in Cat and Dog Immunotherapy Among Allergists

    Contributor(s): Leslie C Grammer, Martha A. Shaughnessy, John J Shaughnessy, Roy Patterson

  7. Working with People at Risk: An Exploration of Human Services Practitioners' Use of Animal-Assisted Interventions

    Contributor(s): N Evans, C Gray, J Christenhusz, M Perez-y-Perez

  8. General Practitioners' Attitudes Toward Complementary Therapies

    Contributor(s): G Easthope, B Tranter, G Gill

    Attitudes toward complementary therapies were elicited from a postal survey of all identified general practitioners in the state of Tasmania, Australia. Regression analysis of the data indicated that demographic features associated with favourable attitudes were younger age and location in small...

  9. Animal-Assisted Interventions for psychiatric patients: Beliefs in treatment effects among practitioners

    Contributor(s): Bente Berget, Sverre Grepperud

    IntroductionThe aim of the study was to investigate the degree of belief in therapeutic effects from Animal-Assisted Interventions (AAI) for psychiatric patients among physicians and psychologists, and to identify variables explaining variations in such beliefs.Material and methodsA...

  10. See Spot Run? The Dogs in the Workplace Debate

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Paul E. Olsen

  11. Pets in the Workplace: A shaggy dog story?

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Simon Linacre

  12. The Sociology of Animal Crime: An Examination of Incidents and Arrests in Chicago

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Keri Burchfield

    This study seeks to sociologically examine the patterns of animal crime in one large American city. Using Chicago Police Department animal crimes data, this research analyzes the types of crimes perpetrated, characteristics related to animal crime, and patterns of arrest. Findings indicate that...

  13. The Linkage of Animal Abuse with Interpersonal Violence: A Sheep in Wolf's Clothing?

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Heather Piper

  14. Review of Animal Abuse and Family Violence: Researching the Interrelationships of Abusive Power

    Journal Articles

  15. Intimate Partner Violence and Animal Abuse in an Immigrant-Rich Sample of Mother–Child Dyads Recruited From Domestic Violence Programs

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Christie A. Hartman, Tina Hageman, James Herbert Williams, Frank R. Ascione

  16. Animal Abuse and Interpersonal Violence: The Cruelty Connection and Its Implications for Veterinary Pathology

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): R. Lockwood, Phil Arkow

    The role of the veterinary forensic pathologist in the investigation of animal abuse or neglect can go beyond documenting the condition of animals presented as evidence. Although animal cruelty is a moral concern and a crime in itself, law enforcement response to such crimes is often enhanced...

  17. Exploring Empathy and Callous–Unemotional Traits as Predictors of Animal Abuse Perpetrated by Children Exposed to Intimate Partner Violence

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Christie Hartman, Tina Hageman, James Herbert Williams, Jason St. Mary, Frank R. Ascione

  18. The Role of Pets in the Lives of College Students: Implications for College Counselors

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Aimee C. Adams, Bruce S. Sharkin, Jennifer J. Bottinelli

    The roles that pets play in the lives of college students have received little attention in the college counseling literature. This article will review four topics related to college students and pets that have implications for counselors: (a) the separation anxiety that students experience...

  19. Supporting Real Assistance Animals: Veterinarians can help clients with assistance animals and discourage fraud

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Katie Burns

  20. Supporting real assistance animals

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Aubrey Fine