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Search and rescue: nutritional considerations for dogs with missions from drugs to disaster
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Contributor(s):: Newman, M.
Animal-assisted therapy services for adult cancer patients: a grant proposal
Contributor(s):: Julia Moorhouse
The purpose of this project was to identify potential funding sources and complete a grant to provide pet therapy/animal-assisted therapy to cancer patients who are actively in treatment at the Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center in Orange County, California, who are experiencing emotional...
A Lesson on Aging From Dogs
Contributor(s):: Walker, Blair S.
Risk factors for clinically diagnosed Alzheimer's disease
Contributor(s):: Baker, F. M., Jordan, Barry, Barclay, Laurie, Schoenberg, Bruce S.
Negative affective states and their effects on morbidity, mortality and longevity
Contributor(s):: Walker, M. D., Duggan, G., Roulston, N., Slack, A. van, Mason, G.
Canine and feline geriatric oncology : honoring the human-animal bond
Contributor(s):: Villalobos, Alice, Kaplan, Laurie
Canines and childhood cancer: Examining the effects of therapy dogs with childhood cancer patients and their families
Contributor(s):: Pfizer Animal Health, American Humane Association
Therapy dogs in cancer care : a valuable complementary treatment
Contributor(s):: Marcus, Dawn A.
Animal-assisted activity among patients with cancer: effects on mood, fatigue, self-perceived health, and sense of coherence
Contributor(s):: Johnson, R. A., Meadows, R. L., Haubner, J. S., Sevedge, K.
Pets' role in saving lives
Paws and relax: one hospice's pet therapy journey
Contributor(s):: Browder, L. M.
The use of canines in the detection of human cancers
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.
Domestic dogs and human health: an overview
Contributor(s):: Wells, D. L.
Healing with horses: fostering recovery from cancer with horses as therapists
Contributor(s):: Haylock, P. J., Cantril, C. A.
Hope in parents of adolescents with cancer--Factors endangering and engendering parental hope
Contributor(s):: Kylmä, Jari, Juvakka, Taru
One woman and her dog
Contributor(s):: Moore, K.
Pet ownership and childhood acute leukemia (USA and Canada)
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 relationship between exposure to pets and the development of childhood leukaemia. Methods: Data from 2359...
Claw removal and feeding ability in the edible crab, Cancer pagurus : implications for fishery practice
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 induced to autotomise one claw, or were only handled, before they were offered food. Initially,...
The effects of surgical and chemical castration on intermale aggression, sexual behaviour and play behaviour in the male ferret ( Mustela putorius furo )
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 scent are the two main reasons why male ferrets are normally surgically castrated. However, it is...
Training dogs on a scent platform for oestrus detection in cows
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 dogs for oestrus detection using vaginal fluid, milk or urine of cows. In this study, seven dogs were...