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  1. Traumatic pet loss and the integration of attachment-based animal assisted therapy

    Contributor(s): Compitus, Katherine

  2. Implementing Successful Jail-Based Programming for Women: A Case Study of Planning Parenting, Prison & Pups -- Waiting to 'Let the Dogs In'

    Contributor(s): Collica-Cox, Kimberly, Furst, Gennifer

  3. Stated and revealed preferences in companion animal choice

    Contributor(s): Cohen, S. E., Todd, P. M.

  4. Canine-Assisted Interviews Bolster Informativeness for Negative Autobiographical Memories

    Contributor(s): Capparelli, A. L., Miller, Q. C., Wright, D. B., London, K.

  5. Measuring Human-Animal Attachment in a Large U.S. Survey: Two Brief Measures for Children and Their Primary Caregivers

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bures, R. M., Mueller, M. K., Gee, N. R.

  6. Effects of Animal-Assisted Activity on Mood States and Feelings in a Psychiatric Setting

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Brown, S., Snelders, J., Godbold, J., Moran-Peters, J., Driscoll, D., Donoghue, D., Mathew, L., Eckardt, S.

  7. First evidence for an association between joint hypermobility and excitability in a non-human species, the domestic dog

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bowen, J., Fatjo, J., Serpell, J. A., Bulbena-Cabre, A., Leighton, E., Bulbena, A.

  8. Rejections in an non-purpose bred assistance dog population: Reasons, consequences and methods for screening

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bogaerts, E., Moons, C. P. H., Van Nieuwerburgh, F., Peelman, L., Saunders, J. H., Broeckx, B. J. G.

  9. Impact of Service Dogs on Family Members' Psychosocial Functioning

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bibbo, J., Rodriguez, K. E., O'Haire, M. E.

  10. Best Practice in Supporting Professional Identity Formation: Use of a Professional Reasoning Framework

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Armitage-Chan, E.

  11. Commentary on: How Schools Enhance the Development of Young People’s Resilience, by Ungar, Connelly, Liebenberg, and Theron, 2017

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Arat, Gizem, Wong, Paul W. C.

  12. To save the bees or not to save the bees: honey bee health in the Anthropocene

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Andrews, Eleanor

  13. Distributed cognition criteria: Defined, operationalized, and applied to human-dog systems

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Amon, M. J., Favela, L. H.

  14. Fibromyalgia, my dogs and me

    Journal Articles

  15. The importance of the human-animal bond

    Journal Articles

  16. It's never 'only a dog'

    Journal Articles

  17. Views from many worlds: unsettling categories in interdisciplinary research on endemic zoonotic diseases

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Hayley MacGregor, Linda Waldman

    Interdisciplinary research on zoonotic disease has tended to focus on ‘risk’ of disease transmission as a conceptual common denominator. With reference to endemic zoonoses at the livestock–human interface, we argue for considering a broader sweep of disciplinary insights from...

  18. The Way Humans Behave Modulates the Emotional State of Piglets

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Sophie Brajon, Jean-Paul Laforest, Océane Schmitt, Nicholas Devillers

    The emotional state can influence decision-making under ambiguity. Cognitive bias tests (CBT) proved to be a promising indicator of the affective valence of animals in a context of farm animal welfare. Although it is well-known that humans can influence the intensity of fear and reactions of...

  19. Development of a Dog-Assisted Activity Program in an Elementary Classroom

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cinzia Correale, Lara Crescimbene, Marta Borgi, Francesca Cirulli

    Here we describe a pilot Dog-Assisted Activity program that was designed to improve wellbeing and social integration in a multi-cultural elementary classroom in which some episodes of bullying had been reported. We developed a 5-encounters protocol with the aim of introducing pet dogs into the...

  20. Oxytocin and Cortisol Levels in Dog Owners and Their Dogs Are Associated with Behavioral Patterns: An Exploratory Study

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Maria Petersson, Kerstin Uvnäs-Moberg, Anne Nilsson, Lise-Lotte Gustafson, Eva Hydbring-Sandberg, Linda Handlin

    We have previously shown that dog–owner interaction results in increasing oxytocin levels in owners and dogs, decreasing cortisol levels in owners but increasing cortisol levels in dogs. The present study aimed to further investigate whether oxytocin and cortisol levels in the previously...