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A Lesson on Aging From Dogs
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| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Walker, Blair S.
Risk factors for clinically diagnosed Alzheimer's disease
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Baker, F. M., Jordan, Barry, Barclay, Laurie, Schoenberg, Bruce S.
International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry
Negative affective states and their effects on morbidity, mortality and longevity
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Walker, M. D., Duggan, G., Roulston, N., Slack, A. van, Mason, G.
Animal and Poultry Science, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1, Canada.
Canine and feline geriatric oncology : honoring the human-animal bond
| Books | Contributor(s): Villalobos, Alice, Kaplan, Laurie
xvii, 381 p.
Blackwell Pub. Professional
Canines and childhood cancer: Examining the effects of therapy dogs with childhood cancer patients and their families
| Books | Contributor(s): Pfizer Animal Health, American Humane Association
Pfizer Animal Health; American Humane Association
Therapy dogs in cancer care : a valuable complementary treatment
| Books | Contributor(s): Marcus, Dawn A.
xiv, 193 p.
Animal-assisted activity among patients with cancer: effects on mood, fatigue, self-perceived health, and sense of coherence
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Johnson, R. A., Meadows, R. L., Haubner, J. S., Sevedge, K.
Oncology Nursing Forum
Sinclair School of Nursing and Research Center for Human Animal Interaction in College of Veterinary Medicine,...
Pets' role in saving lives
| Journal Articles
Paws and relax: one hospice's pet therapy journey
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Browder, L. M.
Home Healthcare Nurse
Bonnie Schreck Memorial Complementary Therapies Program, Nathan Adelson Hospice, 4141 Swenson Street,...
The use of canines in the detection of human cancers
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gordon, R. T., Schatz, C. B., Myers, L. J., Kosty, M., Gonczy, C., Kroener, J., Tran, M., Kurtzhals, P., Heath, S., Koziol, J. A., Arthur, N., Gabriel, M., Hemping, J., Hemping, G., Nesbitt, S., Tucker-Clark, L., Zaayer, J.
Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Scripps Clinic, La...
Domestic dogs and human health: an overview
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Wells, D. L.
British Journal of Health Psychology
Canine Behaviour Centre, School of Psychology, Queen's University...
Healing with horses: fostering recovery from cancer with horses as therapists
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Haylock, P. J., Cantril, C. A.
Explore (New York, N.Y.)
University of Texas Medicine Branch School of Nursing, Galveston, USA....
Hope in parents of adolescents with cancer--Factors endangering and engendering parental hope
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kylmä, Jari, Juvakka, Taru
European Journal of Oncology Nursing
Kylmä, Jari, Department of Nursing Science, University of Kuopio PO Box 1627, 70211, Kuopio,...
One woman and her dog
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Moore, K.
Pet ownership and childhood acute leukemia (USA and Canada)
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Swensen, A. R., Ross, J. A., Shu, X. O., Reaman, G. H., Steinbuch, M., Robison, L. L.
Objectives: For more than three decades there has been speculation regarding a possible role of zoonotic diseases in the development of human leukaemia. This study investigated the potential...
Claw removal and feeding ability in the edible crab, Cancer pagurus : implications for fishery practice
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Patterson, L., Dick, J. T. A., Elwood, R. W.
Feeding ability and motivation were assessed in the edible crab, Cancer pagurus, to investigate how the fishery practice of de-clawing may affect live crabs returned to the sea. Crabs were either...
The effects of surgical and chemical castration on intermale aggression, sexual behaviour and play behaviour in the male ferret ( Mustela putorius furo )
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Vinke, C. M., Deijk, R. van, Houx, B. B., Schoemaker, N. J.
The ferret (Mustela putorius furo) has become an increasingly popular pet animal, yet little is known about their behaviour and welfare. Inter- and intra-specific aggression and the intense musky...
Training dogs on a scent platform for oestrus detection in cows
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Fischer-Tenhagen, C., Wetterholm, L., Tenhagen, B. A., Heuwieser, W.
Dogs can be trained for various odour detection tasks, and have been used to search for explosives, drugs or cancer biomarkers. However, there are only a few studies that have attempted to train...
Human-Animal Interaction: A Complementary/Alternative Medical (CAM) Intervention for Cancer Patients
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Johnson, Rebecca A., Meadows, Richard L., Haubner, Jennifer S., Sevedge, Kathy
American Behavioral Scientist
University of Missouri-Columbia
The human-animal bond: health implications across the lifespan
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Horowitz, S.
This article examines the growing body of research that provides support for the many anecdotally reported health benefits resulting from the human-animal bond, including the prevention and...