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Say "Neigh" to Abuse: On the Treatment of Horses and Mules in the Civil War
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Contributor(s):: Anika N. Jensen
The stuffed head of Old Baldy, General George Meade’s favorite horse, can be found mounted on the wall of the Grand Army of the Republic Museum in Philadelphia. General Robert E. Lee’s horse, Traveler, received gifts and international adoration even after the war’s end, and...
Standards for the academic veterinary medical library
Contributor(s):: Sarah Anne Murphy, Martha A. Bedard, Jill Crawley-Low, Diane Fagen, Jean-Paul Jetté
The Standards Committee of the Veterinary Medical Libraries Section was appointed in May 2000 and charged to create standards for the ideal academic veterinary medical library, written from the perspective of veterinary medical librarians. The resulting Standards for the Academic Veterinary...
Biophilia: the Therapeutic Value of Animals in the Treatment of Depression
Contributor(s):: Christian Antonioli
Background: To date there has been limited evidence on the efficacy of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). This thesis comprises two studies: A randomized, single blind, controlled trial to evaluate the efficacy of animal facilitated therapy (AFT) in the treatment of depression (study...
The effects of pets on schizophrenics in a day treatment program
Contributor(s):: Carol Lynne Eyster
In an effort to record the therapeutic effects of animals, three rabbits were introduced into a group therapy setting. Eight subjects (two female, six male) having the diagnosis of schizophrenia, chronic type and participating in a day treatment program were observed by four trained observers....
Robots sociales y animales en la terapia de personas con demencia avanzada
Contributor(s):: Meritxell Valentí Soler
Las personas con demencia pueden padecer trastornos de comportamiento que disminuyen su calidad de vida y aumentan el coste de su cuidado y el desgaste de su cuidador. La terapia con animales desde hace años se conoce como beneficiosa para reducir dichos síntomas. Los robots...
Animal assisted interventions for people who stutter : a clinical guide
Contributor(s):: Kelsey Marie Robin
The emerging field of animal assisted therapy has many potentially beneficial applications. The use of animal assisted therapy with persons who stutter has been discussed in several public forums but has not currently been investigated through empirical research. The following report will explore...
Combat operational stress control in Iraq and Afghanistan: army occupational therapy
Contributor(s):: Smith-Forbes, Enrique, Najera, Cecilia, Hawkins, Donald
Under pressure: understanding post-traumatic stress disorder and treatment methods for combat veterans [thesis]
Contributor(s):: Maurer, Kirsti
Treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder in military and veteran populations: initial assessment
Contributor(s):: Institute of Medicine Committee on the Assessment of Ongoing Efforts in the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress, Disorder
Animal assisted therapy (AAT) program as a useful adjunct to conventional psychosocial rehabilitation for patients with schizophrenia: Results of a small-scale randomized controlled trial
Contributor(s):: Calvo, Paula, Fortuny, Joan R., Guzmán, Sergio, Macías, Cristina, Bowen, Jonathan, García, María L., Orejas, Olivia, Molins, Ferran, Tvarijonaviciute, Asta, Cerón, José J., Bulbena, Antoni, Fatjó, Jaume
Animal-assisted interventions for children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A theoretical review and consideration of future research directions
Contributor(s):: Busch, Caroline, Tucha, Lara, Talarovicova, Alzbeta, Fuermaier, Anselm B. M., Lewis-Evans, Ben, Tucha, Oliver
The transformative power of the dog: The growing use of canine assistants in therapeutic interventions and school settings
Contributor(s):: Finn-Stevenson, Matia
A bite out of the budget? : costs and characteristics of animal bites in Benton County, Oregon
Contributor(s):: Holly Sherburne
In 1993 and 1994 total, there were 247 people reported to have been bitten by animals in Benton County, Oregon. Of the 243 biting animals, 70 percent were dogs, 25 percent cats, and 5 percent other animals such as ferrets, mice, rats, bats, and skunks. Fifty-four percent of all...
Apr 09 2016
2016 International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants(IAABC) Animal Behavior Conference
Helping at-risk youth overcome trauma and substance abuse through animal-assisted therapy
Contributor(s):: Kelly, Melissa A., Cozzolino, Callandre A.
Equine-facilitated psychotherapy with children and adolescents: An update and literature review
Contributor(s):: Lentini, Jennifer A., Knox, Michele S.
The assessment and treatment of children who abuse animals: The AniCare child approach
Contributor(s):: Shapiro, Kenneth, Randour, Mary Lou, Krinsk, Susan, Wolf, Joann L.
An observational study of the effects of therapeutic hoof blocks on the locomotion, behavior, and production of healthy dairy cattle
Contributor(s):: Cutler, J. H., Shearer, J. K., Kelton, D. F., Cramer, G., Gorden, P. J., Millman, S. T.
Therapeutic hoof blocks have been recommended for treatment of sole ulcers in dairy cattle; however, they are underutilized in the industry. Twenty Holstein cows were randomly assigned to receive a wooden hoof block applied to the left hind leg ( n=5), to the right hind leg ( n=5), or no hoof...
How can surgeonfish help pediatric surgeons? A pilot study investigating the antinociceptive effect of fish aquariums in adult volunteers
Contributor(s):: Sanchez, Matthieu, Delpont, Marion, Bachy, Manon, Kabbaj, Reda, Annequin, Daniel, Vialle, Raphaël
Service dogs in military medicine
Contributor(s):: Rothbaum, Barbara O.