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  1. c 60 Veterinarians Act, 1989

  2. c V.3 Veterinarians Act/Loi sur les veterinaires

  3. Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Hospice: The National Home and Hospice Care Survey: United States, 2007

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    Contributor(s): Anita Bercovitz, Manisha Sengupta, Adrienne Jones, Lauren D. Harris-Kojetin

    Objective—This report presents national estimates on the provision and use of complementary and alternative therapies (CAT) in hospice. Comparisons of organizational characteristics of hospice care providers are presented by whether the provider offered CAT. Comparisons of...

  4. Consultation on reforming the GB animal welfare inspection regime

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    The main proposal set out in the consultation document is that membership of a farm assurance scheme or certification under an organic scheme, should be included as a criteria in AHVLA’s risk model for allocating inspections to claimants under cross compliance regulations for 2012 and beyond....

  5. Enriching the Environment of the Laboratory Cat

    Government Documents | Contributor(s): Sandra McCune

    Cats are intelligent, highly specialized carnivores. Like many predators, their senses are highly developed (reviewed by Bradshaw 1992). The cat's ability to hear, see and smell outside our own range give it a very different perception of its environment to ours. For example, it has a second...

  6. Farm fires – Protecting farm animal welfare

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    All farms are at risk of fire and each year there are over one thousand fires in agricultural buildings, many of them housing livestock. Most fires on farms can be prevented provided farmers and stockpersons are sufficiently aware of potential fire hazards and alert enough to recognise and remedy...

  7. Final Rule, "Service Dogs", Federal Register 2012, Description of Regulations Governing the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Service Dog Benefit Program

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    This regulation includes an extensive preamble that summarizes and addresses comments received by VA on an earlier draft of the document, and discusses why psychiatric service dogs are not currently covered.SUMMARY: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) amends its regulations concerning...

  8. Fireworks and animals

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    Every year thousands of animals will suffer as a result of fireworks being letoff. Blue Cross animal hospitals across the country see a marked rise in petsrequiring medication during such stressful times, and many animals arebrought into Blue Cross adoption centres having run away from...

  9. Health Benefits of Pets: Summary of Working Group

    Government Documents | Contributor(s): Anderson, Robert K., Beck, Alan M., Kaufmann, Peter G., Ory, Marcia G., Rowan, Andrew N., Suomi, Stephen J., Wolfe, Thomas L.

  10. Human Rabies

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    In this century, the number of human deaths in the United States attributed to rabies has declined from 100 or more each year to an average of 2 or 3 each year. Two programs have been responsible for this decline. First, animal control and vaccination programs begun in the 1940's and oral rabies...

  11. Human Rabies

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  12. Information Resources on Human-Animal Relationships Past and Present

    Government Documents | Contributor(s): Judith Ho

    Today our definition of animal is probably broader and certainly more biologically based. Animals are all things organic that are not plants. Although some may have reservations about this definition, most accept the idea that humans are animals, topping a Darwinian ladder that ranks everything...

  13. Information Resources on the Care and Welfare of Dairy Cattle

    Government Documents | Contributor(s): Cynthia P. Smith

    This document contains two introductory articles written by experts in the farm animal welfare field from North America and Europe respectively. Each article ends with a list of references cited by the author. The second section of this publication consists of an extensive bibliography...

  14. Issues in the Development of a Research and Education Framework for One Health

    Government Documents | Contributor(s): Lisa M. Gargano, Patrick F. Gallagher, Meredith Barrett, Kelly Howell, Cameron Wolfe, Christopher Woods, James M. Hughes

  15. Let's "Paws" to Consider the Possibility: Using Support Dogs with Victims of Crime

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    Today, a service dog helping an individual with sight limitations is accepted and relatively common. There are other trained dogs including those who serve individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing and those who serve individuals with mobility limitations. Provincial, territorial, and federal...

  16. Livestock Guarding Dogs

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    In the late 1970’s, there began a resurgence in the use of an ancient form of sheep protection, the guarding dog. Several factors contributed to this phenomenon, including Federal restrictions on the use of substances to kill predators, the relative inability of existing techniques to provide...

  17. Manual for Rabies Control and Bite Management

    Government Documents | Contributor(s): Marcy Wilhelm-South

  18. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

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  19. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

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  20. No Dogs Allowed? Federal Policies on Access for Service Animals

    Government Documents | Contributor(s): Kelly Henderson

    For ages, humans have explored the potential healing benefit of animal companions for people who are ill or who have disabilities. The use of animals to assist their ailing human counterparts dates to the early Greeks who gave horseback rides to raise the spirits of people who were incurably ill,...