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  1. Who let the dogs in? A look at pet-friendly workplaces

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Christa L. Wilkin, Paul Fairlie, Souha R. Ezzedeen

  2. A Companion Dog Increases Prosocial Behavior in Work Groups

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Stephen M. Colarelli, Amanda M. McDonald, Matthew S. Christensen, Christopher Honts

    Although organizations use a variety of interventions to improve group functioning, getting people to work effectively with each other remains challenging. Because the presence of a dog has been shown to have positive effects on mood and dyadic interaction, we expected that the presence of a...

  3. Bringing about change for animals | Susan Mercer, Hitoshi Tojo | TEDxTokushimaU

    Videos | Contributor(s): Susan Mercer, Hitoshi Tojo

    At TEDxTokushimaU, Susan and Hitoshi will share with us their ideas on creating a society where we can live well together with animals.Becoming No Kill has become an expressed goal for Japan as a nation. In 2006, Susan Mercer and Hitoshi Tojo created NPO HEART Tokushima and they, along with...

  4. How my dog taught me to be more human | Harsthitha Canchi | TEDxYouth@BrookhouseSchool

    Videos | Contributor(s): Harsthitha Canchi

    In her TEDx talk, “How my dog taught me to be more human”, she conveys what humanity means to her, and how the perspective was brought about by understanding her dog’s behavior.Harshitha is 17 years old and currently completing her A-level at Oshwal Academy Senior High.This...

  5. Save a Dog's Life | Karyn Garvin | TEDxTucson

    Videos | Contributor(s): Karyn Garvin

    Karyn Garvin’s talk, “Saving a Dogs’ Life” will appeal to dog enthusiasts from all walks of life. She brings a unique clarity to the distinction between Separation Anxiety in dogs and another condition referred to as Containment Phobia in dogs. The concern is that...

  6. What My Dogs Taught Me | Bruno Icobet | TEDxBacau

    Videos | Contributor(s): Bruno Icobet

    When working as a programmer for several hours a day, you need something to get in touch with your human nature and to break the patterns of your life. For Bruno, his savior was Alma, a gorgeous Golden Retriever.Bruno is not a professional dog trainer and he does not make a living training dogs...

  7. Moj pes, moje zdravilo | Dona Gomilšek | TEDxKrško

    Videos | Contributor(s): Dona Gomilšek

    The speech teaches us about the connection between humans and animals, our relationship and our codependence. It also teaches us about the mistakes we make regarding animals and how to correct them.Dona Gomilšek is a self-proclaimed animaloholic, animal rights activist and founder of a...

  8. Leadership lessons my dog taught me | Cathi Napp | TEDxYouth@Thorndon

    Videos | Contributor(s): Cathi Napp

    Did you ever think that dog training could teach you something about leadership? Cathi has some of the key lessons that her dog, Griffin, taught her, that will help you reconsider why and how we lead people.Cathi Napp is passionate about dogs, people, and how the two interact. She's recently...

  9. Sniffing Out Cancer | Pina De Rosa & Adriana LaCorte | TEDxWilmington

    Videos | Contributor(s): Pina De Rosa, Adriana LaCorte

    Pina De Rosa and Adriana LaCorte describe, with great passion and intensity, their ongoing project -- making a documentary about the ability of dogs to identify, through scent, cancer BEFORE even the most modern technology. Their talk describes the beginning of the process, and features clips...

  10. Using dogs in urban pest control | Deanna Kjorlien | TEDxMSJC

    Videos | Contributor(s): Deanna Kjorlien

    Using dogs to find bed bugs or to confirm that bed bugs have been killed can drastically reduce the amount of pesticides sprayed. This is a small but significant step in helping our environment, not to mention it helps us, “Sleep tight at night.”Deanna Kjorlien, President of Green...

  11. Super Pet Parents Save Dogs Lives | Donna Chicone | TEDxWilmington

    Videos | Contributor(s): Donna Chicone

    Donna Chicone's talk involves what it means to be a "super pet parent." After introducing the figures on dog surrender to shelter (astonishingly high), she discusses research on dog training, because nearly all of surrenders are blamed on lack of training. Super pet parents are...

  12. How Dogs Tell Us What We Need to Know | Barbara Sherman | TEDxSandhillsCommunityCollege

    Videos | Contributor(s): Barbara Sherman

    Barbara shows us how to read the body language of our dogs so that we can anticipate and alleviate their anxiety.Barbara Sherman, a board-certified veterinary behavior specialist, is the Director of Behavioral Medicine Service at NC State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. In...

  13. Factors that Influence Intake to One Municipal Animal Control Facility in Florida: A Qualitative Study

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Terry Spencer, Linda Behar-Horenstein, Joe Aufmuth, Nancy Hardt, Jennifer W Applebaum, Amber Emanuel, Natalie Isaza

    This qualitative study identified a study area by visualizing one year of animal intake from a municipal animal shelter on geographic information systems (GIS) maps to select an area of high stray-dog intake to investigate. Researchers conducted semi-structured interviews with residents of the...

  14. Surrendered and Stray Dogs in Australia—Estimation of Numbers Entering Municipal Pounds, Shelters and Rescue Groups and Their Outcomes

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Diana Chua, Jackquie Rand, John Morton

    There is no national system for monitoring numbers of dogs entering municipal council pounds and shelters in Australia, or their outcomes. This limits understanding of the surrendered and stray dog issue, and prevents the evaluation of management strategies. We aimed to estimate these in...

  15. A National Census of Birth Weight in Purebred Dogs in Italy

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Debora Groppetti, Alessandro Pecile, Clara Palestrini, Stefano P Marelli, Patrizia Boracchi

    Despite increasing professionalism in dog breeding, the physiological range of birth weight in this species remains unclear. Low birth weight can predispose to neonatal mortality and growth deficiencies in humans. To date, the influence of the morphotype on birth weight has never been studied in...

  16. Terapia asistida con perros en niños con autismo revisión sistemática

    Theses | Contributor(s): Ana Milena Isaza Narváez, Doumer Adrian Muñoz Chilito

    Introducción: El autismo es un trastorno temprano y masivo del desarrollo en el cual se afecta la interacción social, el desarrollo del lenguaje, se presentan rituales y estereotipias. Hay evidencia que la interacción con un perro está asociada con efectos positivos...

  17. Equinoterapia en niños con autismo

    Theses | Contributor(s): Dr. Carlos Francisco Martinez Alvernia

    Introducción: Autismo es un trastorno del desarrollo caracterizado por compromiso en interacción social, habilidades de lenguaje, presentando rituales con estereotipias. Sin tratamientos curativos, actualmente se buscan terapias alternativas. Un incremento de la literatura...

  18. Valoración del carácter y el bienestar animal en un albergue canino municipal

    Theses | Contributor(s): David José Menor Campos

    En este trabajo se procede a la adaptación e implementación de un test de comportamiento canino, en el albergue canino municipal de Córdoba, España. El test está formado por 17 de las pruebas más frecuentes en la literatura científica, adaptadas a...

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

    Government Documents

    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...

  20. The Everything Dog Site

    Websites

    Thank you for visiting theeverythingdogsite.com! We love dogs and wanted to create an outlet for our passion, so we decided to create this website in 2015. Our vision for this website is quite straightforward:Promote responsible dog ownershipTo provide the best and most up to date...