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Human-animal interactions of community dogs in Campo Largo, Brazil: a descriptive study
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| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kwok, Y. K. E., Keyserlingk, M. A. G. von, Sprea, G., Molento, C. F. M.
Free-roaming, ownerless dogs comprise a considerable portion of Brazil's dog population. To address societal concerns for animal welfare, the Brazilian town of Campo Largo established the...
Living on the edge: attitudes of rural communities toward Bengal tigers (Panthera tigris) in central India
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Reddy, C. S., Reuven, Yosef
To date, most studies of the Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris) are of biological research, techniques, conservation, population modeling, or tiger-human conflicts. Few studies have attempted to...
Living with the beast: wolves and humans through Portuguese literature
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lopes-Fernandes, M., Soares, F., Frazao-Moreira, A., Queiroz, A. I.
This paper explores representations of wolves in Portuguese literature using an anthropological framework to analyze perceptions, beliefs, knowledge, and practices. From a literary corpus...
Pet therapy: Enhancing social and cardiovascular wellness in community dwelling older adults
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Krause-Parello, Cheryl A., Kolassa, John
Journal of Community Health Nursing
Taylor & Francis
Krause-Parello, Cheryl A., Anschutz Medical Campus, ED 2...
The Effect of Therapeutic Horseback Riding on Balance in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: A Pilot Study
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Homnick, Tamara D., Henning, Kim M., Swain, Charlene V., Homnick, Douglas N.
The Journal of Applied Gerontology
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks CA
The Cheff Therapeutic Riding...
Living on the edge: attitudes of rural communities toward Bengal tigers ( Panthera tigris) in central India
To date, most studies of the Bengal tiger ( Panthera tigris) are of biological research, techniques, conservation, population modeling, or tiger-human conflicts. Few studies have attempted to...
Exploring Public Perceptions of the Guelph Humane Society Facilities as a Centre for Human-Animal and Community Interaction
| Theses | Contributor(s): Anna Chow
While humane shelters are multi-functional centres for animal-human activities, many are not designed to capitalize on community engagement, education and interaction. This research gathered...
El Paso Animal Services Survey: Support for a 'No Kill Community
| Reports | Contributor(s): Carlos Olmedo, Guadalupe Corral-camacho, Mario E. Caire
The Institute for Policy and Economic Development (IPED) at the University of Texas at El Paso was contracted by El Paso City Animal Services (EPAS) to conduct a survey of El Paso County...
Recognizing and responding to cases of suspected animal cruelty, abuse, and neglect: what the veterinarian needs to know
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Arkow, P.
The identification of a "battered pets" syndrome, which put the veterinary profession on a parallel footing with its counterparts in human medicine who respond to battered children, women, and...
The social network structure of a dynamic group of dairy cows: from individual to group level patterns
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Boyland, N. K., Mlynski, D. T., James, R., Brent, L. J. N., Croft, D. P.
Social relationships have been shown to significantly impact individual and group success in wild animal populations, but are largely ignored in farm animal management. There are substantial gaps...
A community of interest
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Welborn, Robert F.
Between the Species: A Journal of Ethics
Schweitzer Center of the San Francisco Bay Institute/Congress of Cultures
The slaughterhouse, social disorganization, and violent crime in rural communities
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Jacques, J. R.
Scholars in nonhuman animal studies and criminology have argued that more attention should be paid to the violence sanctioned by society, that of animal slaughter for industrial food production....
Human-Carnivore Interactions: Lessons Learned from Communities in the American West
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Julie K. Young, Zhao Ma, Ann Laudati, Joel Berger
Types, causes, and intensity of human–carnivore interactions are related to historical context, management policy, and human perception. We used four rural communities in the American West...
Turning point of transformation: consumer communities, identity projects and becoming a serious dog hobbyist
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Syrjala, H.
The present paper aims to delineate the turning point of the transformation that takes place when a casual enthusiast becomes a serious hobbyist within the subculture of dog agility devotees....
Recruiting psychosocial health effects of animals for families and communities: Transition to practice
| Book Sections | Contributor(s): Hart, Lynette A., Yamamoto, Mariko, Fine, Aubrey H.
Elsevier Academic Press
San Diego, CA
Animal therapy on the community level: The impact of pets on social capital
| Book Sections | Contributor(s): Arkow, Phil, Fine, Aubrey H.
Elsevier Academic Press
San Diego, CA
Racing into culture: A digital ethnographic study of the development of a culture of people who own retired racing greyhounds
| Theses | Contributor(s): Hunt, Julia C.
Seeing Eye puppies in residence: A unique approach to community service
| Theses | Contributor(s): Brelsford, George W.