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  1. The relationship between humans and urban foxes on Prince Edward Island

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Kristine Martin

    This study examines the relationship between humans and urban foxes living in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. In recent years colloquial evidence suggests that there has been an increase in...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/61545

  2. Colonial Animality: Canadian Colonialism and the Human-Animal Relationship

    | Book Sections | Contributor(s): Azeezah Kanji

    Located at the juncture of critical animal studies and decolonial theory, this analysis contemplates the connections and entanglements between settler colonialism and animality in Canadian...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/61377

  3. Cougar-human entanglements on Vancouver Island : relational agency and space

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Rosemary-Claire Magdeleine Solange Collard

    Vancouver Island is home to what is estimated to be the densest cougar population in North America. Over the last century and a half, cougar and human residents of the Island have not co-existed...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/61324

  4. Representations of polar bears in tourism: Exploring power relations through discourse analysis

    | Theses

    Historical and contemporary relationships between human beings and polar bears are dynamic and complex, and the lives of these two animal species continue to be intimately intertwined in the...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/61250

  5. Avian reactions towards human approaches in different urban greenery structures in Nanaimo

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Campbell, M.

    Urban green spaces are vital for human quality of life and urban avian ecology. In consequence, these areas attract cutting edge research on human/animal relations and the human roles in avian...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59449

  6. The protective association between pet ownership and depression among street-involved youth: a cross-sectional study

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lem, M., Coe, J. B., Haley, D. B., Stone, E., O'Grady, W.

    Street-involved youth represent a particularly vulnerable subsection of the homeless population and are at increased risk of health problems, substance abuse, and depression. Qualitative research...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/61055

  7. Owners' attitudes and practices regarding nutrition of dogs diagnosed with cancer presenting at a referral oncology service in Ontario, Canada

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Rajagopaul, S., Parr, J. M., Woods, J. P., Pearl, D. L., Coe, J. B., Verbrugghe, A.

    2016 J Small Anim Pract 57 9 484-90 0022-4510 10.1111/jsap.12526 eng Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario N1G4V2, Canada.Mona...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60877

  8. Profiling a one-health model for priority populations

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Panning, C., Lem, M., Bateman, S.

    2016 Can J Public Health 107 3 e222-e223 0008-4263 10.1111/asj.1259810.17269/cjph.107.5463 eng Department of Population Medicine, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph,...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60801

  9. Animal assisted crisis response and creating connections: a practical guide for implementing therapy dogs into a victim services policing environment

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Krista L. E. Levar

    This project was created to address the needs of police based victim services units as they implement a therapy dog program into police detachments. Taking the form of a manual, this project...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60683

  10. 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...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60602

  11. Companion Paws Canada

    | Organizations

    Companion Paws Canada is dedicated to supporting Canadians in need while providing a second chance for pets by rescuing, training and pairing them with those who would benefit from a companion...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60150

  12. 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...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60026

  13. Jul 13 2017

    2017 Canadian Veterinary Medical Association Convention

    Join us from Thursday, July 13 to Sunday, July 16, 2017 in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island for the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association's (CVMA) 2017 Convention.CVMA members can mark...

    http://habricentral.org/events/details/567

  14. Street Involved Youth and Companion Animals: A Phenomenological Study

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Melissa Caines

    Of the approximate one hundred and fifty thousand youth in Canada who are homeless on any given night as many as 25 percent of them share their lives with companion animals (Public Health Agency...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59757

  15. The protective association between pet ownership and depression among street-involved youth: a cross-sectional study

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lem, M., Coe, J. B., Haley, D. B., Stone, E., O'Grady, W.

    Street-involved youth represent a particularly vulnerable subsection of the homeless population and are at increased risk of health problems, substance abuse, and depression. Qualitative research...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59322

  16. Dog visitation's impact on seniors' social support: comparing group and individual conditions

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Lindsay Burton

    Introduction: Social support (SS) is an important determinant of senior health. Dogs are an underutilized modality for seniors’ SS promotion, and dog visitation programs are emerging to...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58333

  17. Public perceptions of coyotes in Vancouver

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Renee Proulx

    The coyote (Canis latrans) has benefitted from the urbanization of previously undeveloped areas and have successfully expanded their range across North America. As they are newcomers, it is...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58323

  18. Being there : relationships between people with cancer and their pets : what helps and what hinders

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Patricia Nitkin

    This qualitative research examined the little studied area of human-pet relationships and their impact on persons with cancer. The goal of this study was to gather information from individuals...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58321

  19. Urban Coyotes (Canis latrans Say, 1823) in the Lower Mainland, British Columbia: Public Perceptions and Education

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Kristine Webber

    Increasing complaints to wildlife agencies and negative media reports about urban coyotes (Canis latrans) suggest a negative attitude toward coyotes. I surveyed the public in the Greater Vancouver...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58317

  20. An Institutional Analysis of Ontario's Endangered Species Act: Investigating the Implementation Challenges

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Nafisa Sarwath

    In a rapidly changing environment, management of natural resources is essential. Currently the world is undergoing a rapid loss of biodiversity through extinctions caused by human activities....

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58220