Contributor(s):: Hall, S., Dolling, L., Bristow, K., Fuller, T., Mills, D.
This chapter introduces the report, which describes the animal and human health costs and benefits impact of pets in the UK.
Genetic components of companion animal behavior
Contributor(s):: Jones, Paul, McCune, Sandra, Freund, Lisa S., Esposito, Layla, Gee, Nancy R., McCardle, Peggy
Contributor(s):: Kelsey Rindfleisch, Amber Klootwyk, Julie Doyle
For some college students, one of the hardest parts of being away from home is being separated from their pets. Coming home after a long day of classes just isn’t the same without your best furry, scaly or feathered friend there to greet you at the door. According to the Department of...
Is animal-assisted psychotherapy a profession? The consolidation of the professional identity of the animal-assisted psychotherapist in Israel [Issues]
Contributor(s):: Bar-On, S., Shapiro, A., Gendelman, A., Parish-Plass, N.
The unique ethical stance of animal-assisted psychotherapy [Issues]
Contributor(s):: David, R. B., Parish-Plass, N.
Elements of group psychotherapy found in individual animal-assisted psychotherapy [Theory]
Contributor(s):: Ish-Lev, H., Amit, R., Parish-Plass, N.
The animal as a relational medium: an object relations approach to the therapy triangle in animal-assisted psychotherapy [Theory]
Contributor(s):: Parish-Plass, N., Oren, D.
Dilemmas, questions, and issues concerning the integration of animals into the psychotherapy setting [Issues]
Animal-assisted psychotherapy from an attachment perspective [Theory]
Contributor(s):: Zilcha-Mano, S., Parish-Plass, N.
Travel-related problems in pets
Contributor(s):: Mills, D., Dube, M. B., Zulch, H.
Sections on the nature and treatment of travel-related problems of pets, including cats.
Introducing the new dog or cat into the home
Sections on potential stressors in the initial settling-in period, dos and don'ts for first encounters with a new pet, and problem prevention through education.
Fat companions: understanding the welfare effects of obesity in cats and dogs
Contributor(s):: Sandoe, P., Corr, S., Palmer, C., Appleby, M. C., Weary, D. M.
Overfeeding is arguably the most significant feeding-related welfare problem for companion animals in developed countries. From an animal welfare perspective, the amount fed presents a dilemma between avoiding feelings of hunger and maximizing animal health. This chapter will not only focus on...
The human animal bond : a brief look at its richness and complexities
Contributor(s):: Shaw, Julie K., Lahrman, Sarah, Martin, Debbie
Contributor(s):: Corr, S. A.
Putting the Horse before Descartes: My Life's Work on Behalf of Animals: Companion Animals and Animal Advocates
Contributor(s):: Bernard E. Rollins
"Companion Animals and Animal Advocates" is one chapter of "Putting the Horse before Descartes: My Life's Work on Behalf of Animals."When philosopher Bernard Rollin was six years old, he visited an animal shelter and learned that unwanted dogs are put to sleep. That event shaped his moral outlook...
Blue Juice: Euthanasia in Veterinary Medicine: Introduction
Contributor(s):: Patricia Morris
This is the introduction to "Blue Juice: Euthanasia in Veterinary Medicine."Offering a candid behind-the-scenes look at small-animal veterinary practices, "Blue Juice" explores the emotional and ethical conflicts involved in providing a "good death" for companion animals. Patricia Morris presents...
The success of companion animal management programs--a historical and statistical review
Contributor(s):: Rowan, A. N., Wilson, A. K.
Animal control, birth control, and community education: impacts on the Colorado Springs pet population, 1970-1984
Contributor(s):: Arkow, P.
Animal control in Fulton County
Contributor(s):: Garrett, W.
Comprehensive animal control
Contributor(s):: Homes, J.