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  1. A framework for understanding zoonoses at the livestock-human interface in western Kenya

    Presentations | Contributor(s): E. Fèvre

    This presentation discusses zoonoses, pathogens, and the aims of a study taking plave in Kenya to address the livestock-human interface.

  2. A systematic review of zoonoses transmission and livestock/wildlife interactions: Preliminary findings

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Delia Grace, R. Kock, J. Rushton, F. Mutua, J.J. McDermott, D.U. Pfeiffer, B. Jones

  3. Aggressive man and aggressive beast

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Allen W. Stokes

    Whether man can live in harmeny with his environment depends in great measure en his ability to' live with his fellew man. Can man learn to' engineer human seciety in time to' prevent a helecaust? Mere specifically, can we learn to' prevent aggressien er to' channel it harmlessly? The ethelegist...

  4. All Weather Doghouse

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Marcus Catchpole

  5. An Animal Assisted Therapy Program For Children With Mental Health Disorders: A Grant Proposal

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Daisy Arriaza

  6. An overview of current knowledge and trends: The link between human and animal violence

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Phil Arkow

  7. Animal Being: A mindful approach to human and animal connection

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Elizabeth B. Strand

  8. Animal welfare in AAI

    Presentations | Contributor(s): John New

  9. Animals and Disasters

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Sebastian E. Heath

    This presentation looks at disasters and their implications on pet owners and pets. It includes information regarding pet abandonment, pet rescue, and evacuation failure.

  10. Attachment style and pet bonds

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Cory Hutchinson

    The purpose of the present study is to examine the relation between a person’s attachment style and their relationship with their pet. Attachment Theory suggests that how an individual attaches to one or both parents in childhood can become the working model for future adult relationships....

  11. Canines and Childhood Cancer: The Effects of Animal-Assisted Therapy for Patients, Families and Therapy Dogs

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Molly Jenkins, Amy McCullough, Ashleigh Ruehrdanz, Kevin Morris

    For many people, animals take center stage in their daily lives, offering companionship, comfort, joy and for some, even kinship. Increasingly, greater attention has been given to the roles that animals can play in supporting the health and emotional well-being of people in need, specifically...

  12. Dog Behavior: An Evolutionary Perspective

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Laura Noel

    The behavior of the modern domesticated dog is heavily influenced in its evolutionary history. I studied the evolution of the domestic dog from its origins and applied this evolutionary history to understanding the behavior of domestic dogs, and how it differs from undomesticated canine species....

  13. Emerging Diseases, Zoonoses and Vaccines to Control Them

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul-Pierre Pastoret

    A slide presentation.

  14. Filthy Cellars and Healthy Pets: Relationships between Public Health, Pets and Veterinarians in Cincinnati Prior to World War I

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Kelly Wenig

    In 1868, Board of Health officials in the city of Cincinnati declared that all animals had to be removed from the basements of city residences. In his report on the state of the city, health officer William C. Clendenin commented that “[t]he extent to which cellars are used throughout the...

  15. For the Love of Riley: A Study of the Impact of Animal Interactions in the Development of Empathy in Children

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Rachel Lee

    Early Childhood Education professionals teamed up with an Animal Science honors student and a little dog named ‘Riley’ to answer this question. A pet care curriculum was developed centering on what a dog would need to be happy, healthy, and to “feel” loved; Riley served...

  16. Furry friends, neglect, and social support: an examination of pet attachment and its predictors

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Cory Hutchinson, Lindsey Ward, Kelsy Newton

    The purpose of this study was to research the relationship of stuffed animal and pet attachment to neglect and social support. A positive correlation has been found between pet attachment and dissociation (Brown & Katcher, 2001). While many studies have looked at predictors of pet attachment,...

  17. Galápagos sea lion behavior differences in relation to human exposure

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Connor M. Piechota, Kevin R. Watson, Ryan J. Fuxa

    Our study examined the behavioral differences of the Galápagos sea lion (Zalophus wollebaeki) in relation to human presence. Our main goal was to determine whether sea lions would be more aggressive as a result of high frequencies of human exposure. We hypothesized that sea lions would...

  18. Human and Wildlife Conflicts

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Larry Clark

    The National Wildlife Research Center (NWRC) is the research arm of the USDA's Wildlife Services program. The NWRC is charged with developing methods to resolve conflicts between humans and wildlife, spanning the areas of agriculture and natural resource protection, invasive species,...

  19. Human-Animal Interaction (HAI) in Research and Clinical Practice

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Dr. Deborah Linder, Dr. Megan Mueller

    Human-animal interaction is any interaction between humans and animals: educational outreach or activities that discuss the topic of animals or pets; pets in households; animal visitation from registered therapy animals; animal assisted therapy (AAT) and animal assisted activities (AAA). As part...

  20. Human-animal interactions at zoological institutions

    Presentations | Contributor(s): Christopher J. Marion

    A slide deck on the subject of human-animal interactions at zoological institutions