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  1. Animal Metropolis: Histories of Human-Animal Relations in Urban Canada

    Books | Contributor(s): Joanna Dean, Darcy Ingram, Christabelle Sethna

    Animal Metropolis brings a Canadian perspective to the growing field of animal history, ranging across species and cities, from the beavers who engineered Stanley Park to the carthorses who shaped the city of Montreal. Some essays consider animals as spectacle: orca captivity in Vancouver, polar...

  2. The objectification of animals

    Books | Contributor(s): Felix Mariano Vallejos

    Motivated by the obvious naturalization of the mistreatment of nonhuman species, it manifests in everyday areas such as food, clothing, sport and entertainment, the present work aims to address the relationship between man and animals, starting with the following question: Why do we objectify...

  3. Practical veterinary forensics

    Books | Contributor(s): Bailey, D.

    The book serves as a reference for the reader to appreciate the current workload of a forensic vet and to provide an insight into the scale and complexity of the specialism that is veterinary forensics. Topics discussed are: introduction to veterinary forensics; forensic philosophy; law and...

  4. International Society for Anthrozoology (ISAZ) 2016. Exploring human-animal interactions: a multidisciplinary approach from behavioral and social sciences, Barcelona, Spain, 7-10 July 2016. Proceedings


    This work contains abstracts of 61 conference papers on the regulatory, behavioural and welfare aspects of human-animal interactions.

  5. Companion animal economics: the economic impact of companion animals in the UK. Research report

    Books | Contributor(s): Hall, S., Dolling, L., Bristow, K., Fuller, T., Mills, D.

    The aim of this report is to raise awareness of the importance of research concerning the economic impact of companion animals on society. This report was inspired by the seminal Council for Science and Society (CSS) report Companion Animals in Society (1988), and updates and extends its...

  6. Treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder in military and veteran populations: initial assessment

    Books | Contributor(s): Institute of Medicine Committee on the Assessment of Ongoing Efforts in the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress, Disorder

  7. Animal-assisted psychotherapy and equine-facilitated psychotherapy

    Books | Contributor(s): Brooks, Susan M.

  8. The social neuroscience of human-animal interaction

    Books | Contributor(s): Freund, Lisa S., McCune, Sandra, Esposito, Layla, Gee, Nancy R., McCardle, Peggy

  9. Men and their dogs: A new understanding of man's best friend

    Books | Contributor(s): Blazina, Christopher, Kogan, Lori R.

  10. On talking terms with dogs : calming signals

    Books | Contributor(s): Rugaas, Turid

    "Yawning, lip-licking, sneezing, even scratching are just a few of the 30-plus signals that dogs use to communicate with one another. With On Talking Terms With Dogs you can learn to recognize these signals and use them yourself to interact with your dog." "Norwegian dog trainer and behaviorist...

  11. Playful pooches: Using canine interactions to enhance therapeutic outcomes for children and adolescents

    Books | Contributor(s): VanFieet, Risë

  12. Animal-assisted therapy for sexually abused children

    Books | Contributor(s): Reichert, Elisabeth, Bermel, Lindsey, Sori, Catherine Ford

  13. Greening the lifecycle: Ecopsychology, aging and art therapy

    Books | Contributor(s): Rugh, Madeline M., King, Straja Linder

  14. Final commentary: Sociality, therapy, and mechanisms of action

    Books | Contributor(s): Fox, Nathan A.

  15. Healing bonds: Animal assisted interventions with adjudicated male youth

    Books | Contributor(s): Johnson, Amy, Bruneau, Laura

  16. Affiliation in human-animal interaction

    Books | Contributor(s): Beetz, Andrea, Bales, Karen

  17. Animal companions and military veterans: How dogs can help America's heroes

    Books | Contributor(s): Carper, Teri L., Bartone, Anne S., Petty, Frederick C.

  18. Love, animals, and miracles : inspiring true stories celebrating the healing bond

    Books | Contributor(s): Siegel, Bernie S., Hurn, Cynthia

  19. Heal : the vital role of dogs in the search for cancer cures

    Books | Contributor(s): Weintraub, Arlene

  20. Free market dogs : the human-canine bond in post-communist Poland

    Books | Contributor(s): Prȩgowski, Michał Piotr, Włodarczyk, Justyna