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  1. Shaping healthy habits in children with neurodevelopmental and mental health disorders: parent perceptions of barriers, facilitators and promising strategies

    Contributor(s): Bowling, A., Blaine, R. E., Kaur, R., Davison, K. K.

  2. Evaluation of Risk of Zoonotic Pathogen Transmission in a University-Based Animal Assisted Intervention (AAI) Program

    Full-text: Available

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Boyle, S. F., Corrigan, V. K., Buechner-Maxwell, V., Pierce, B. J.

  3. Effectiveness of a Dog-Assisted Therapy Program to Enhance Quality of Life in Institutionalized Dementia Patients

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Briones, M. A., Pardo-Garcia, I., Escribano-Sotos, F.

  4. The moral standing of animals: Towards a psychology of speciesism

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Caviola, Lucius, Everett, Jim A. C., Faber, Nadira S.

  5. The effects of interacting with fish in aquariums on human health and well-being: A systematic review

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Clements, H., Valentin, S., Jenkins, N., Rankin, J., Baker, J. S., Gee, N., Snellgrove, D., Sloman, K.

  6. Introduction of facility therapy dogs to 911 communication centers: A proposal

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cole, Garry, Dvoskina, Mariya

  7. Dog-Assisted Therapy and Dental Anxiety: A Pilot Study

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cruz-Fierro, N., Vanegas-Farfano, M., Gonzalez-Ramirez, M. T.

  8. Throwing the Baby Out With the Bath Water: Could Widespread Neutering of Companion Dogs Cause Problems at a Population Level?

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Dawson, J. K., Howell, T. J., Ruby, M. B., Bennett, P. C.

  9. Animal-assisted therapy in a Canadian psychiatric prison

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Dell, C., Chalmers, D., Stobbe, M., Rohr, B., Husband, A.

  10. Interspecific behavioural synchronization: dogs exhibit locomotor synchrony with humans

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Duranton, C., Bedossa, T., Gaunet, F.

  11. Investigating risk factors that predict a dog's fear during veterinary consultations

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Edwards, P. T., Hazel, S. J., Browne, M., Serpell, J. A., McArthur, M. L., Smith, B. P.

  12. PET PODs: A Tool to Assist with Good Welfare Provisions during Emergent Conditions

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Federico, J. L., Banks, R. E.

  13. Development of an animal-assisted activity program on a pediatric behavioral health unit

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Fodstad, J. C., Bauers, J., Sexton, M., Butler, M., Karlsson, C., Neff, M.

  14. Aging animal bodies: horse retirement yards as relational spaces of liminality, dwelling and negotiation

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Franklin, Alex, Schuurman, Nora

  15. It's raining cats, dogs and diapers! The intersections of rising pet ownership and LGBTQ+ coupledom

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gabb, Jacqui

  16. Guide dogs' navigation after a single journey: A descriptive study of path reproduction, homing, shortcut and detour

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gaunet, F., Besse, S.

  17. Comparing interspecific socio-communicative skills of socialized juvenile dogs and miniature pigs

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gerencser, L., Perez Fraga, P., Lovas, M., Ujvary, D., Andics, A.

  18. Perceptions on Health Benefits of Guide Dog Ownership in an Austrian Population of Blind People with and without a Guide Dog

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Glenk, L. M., Pribylova, L., Stetina, B. U., Demirel, S., Weissenbacher, K.

  19. What Is the Zoo Experience? How Zoos Impact a Visitor's Behaviors, Perceptions, and Conservation Efforts

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Godinez, A. M., Fernandez, E. J.

  20. What's in it for the animals? Symbiotically considering 'therapeutic' human-animal relations within spaces and practices of care farming

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gorman, R.