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...
Adoption and relinquishment interventions at the animal shelter: a review
Contributor(s): A. Protopopova, L.M. Gunter
Animals and Psychotherapy: A Survey
Contributor(s): Susan S Rice, Larry T Brown, H Stephen Caldwell
Critical care nurses' perceptions of obstacles and helpful behaviors in providing end-of-life care to dying patients
Contributor(s): KT Kirchhoff, RL Beckstrand
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.
Practices in Cat and Dog Immunotherapy Among Allergists
Contributor(s): Leslie C Grammer, Martha A. Shaughnessy, John J Shaughnessy, Roy Patterson
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
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...
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...
See Spot Run? The Dogs in the Workplace Debate
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Paul E. Olsen
Pets in the Workplace: A shaggy dog story?
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Simon Linacre
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...
The Linkage of Animal Abuse with Interpersonal Violence: A Sheep in Wolf's Clothing?
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Heather Piper
Review of Animal Abuse and Family Violence: Researching the Interrelationships of Abusive Power
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
Animal Abuse and Interpersonal Violence: The Cruelty Connection and Its Implications for Veterinary Pathology
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...
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
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...
Supporting Real Assistance Animals: Veterinarians can help clients with assistance animals and discourage fraud
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Katie Burns
Supporting real assistance animals
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Aubrey Fine