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Caregiver Reports of Interactions between Children up to 6 Years and Their Family Dog—Implications for Dog Bite Prevention
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Contributor(s):: Christine Arhant, Andrea Martina Beetz, Josef Troxler
In children up to 6 years, interactions such as interfering with the dog’s resources and also benign behaviors (e.g., petting) commonly precede a bite incident with the family dog. Therefore, the aim of the present study was to explore the development of everyday interactions between...
Practices and Perceptions of Animal Contact and Associated Health Outcomes in Pregnant Women and New Mothers
Contributor(s):: Hsin-Yi Weng, Kimberly Ankrom
Companion animals play an important role in our society. However, pregnant women and new mothers might have specific concerns about animal-associated health outcomes because of their altered immune function and posture as well as their newborn babies. The study was conducted to collect baseline...
Practices and perceptions of animal contact and associated health outcomes in pregnant women and new mothers
Contributor(s):: Weng, HsinYi, Ankrom, K.
Domestic Dogs ' (Canis lupus familiaris) Evaluation of Moral and Immoral Actors
Contributor(s):: Katherine E. Ford
A sense of morality, or values predisposing what is right (fair, just, kind) and what is wrong (unfair, cruel, dishonest), appears universally across all humankind. All major cultures share support for some values, such as self-respect, respect for others, and 'the golden rule'treat...
Pet face: Mechanisms underlying human-animal relationships
Contributor(s):: Borgi, Marta, Cirulli, Francesca
What do infants know about cats, dogs, and people? Development of a 'like-people' representation for nonhuman animals
Contributor(s):: Quinn, Paul C., Freund, Lisa S., McCune, Sandra, Esposito, Layla, Gee, Nancy R., McCardle, Peggy
playing with pets
Contributor(s):: Grise, Chrisanne
Narrative synthesis of equine-assisted psychotherapy literature: Current knowledge and future research directions
Contributor(s):: Lee, Ping-Tzu, Dakin, Emily, McLure, Merinda
The long-term impact of infant rearing background on the affective state of adult common marmosets ( Callithrix jacchus)
Contributor(s):: Ash, H., Buchanan-Smith, H. M.
Early life environment, including temporary family separation, can have a major influence on affective state. Using a battery of tests, the current study compared the performance of adult common marmosets ( Callithrix jacchus), reared as infants under 3 different conditions: family-reared twins,...
Contributor(s):: Weng, H. Y., Ankrom, K.
Pet Experience and Infants' Visual Attention to Animal Faces
Contributor(s):: Hurley, Karinna B.
Experience and Distribution of Attention: Pet Exposure and Infants' Scanning of Animal Images
Contributor(s):: Hurley, Karinna B., Oakes, Lisa M.
Childhood animal cruelty and interpersonal violence
Contributor(s):: Miller, C.
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Cat and dog exposure and respiratory morbidities in cystic fibrosis
Contributor(s):: Morrow, Christopher B., Raraigh, Karen S., Green, Deanna M., Blackman, Scott M., Cutting, Garry R., Collaco, Joseph M.
Contact with dogs during the first year of life is associated with decreased risk of respiratory illness
Contributor(s):: van der Ent, Cornelis K., van der Gugten, Anne C.
Contamination of Environmental Surfaces With Staphylococcus aureus in Households With Children Infected With Methicillin-Resistant S aureus
Contributor(s):: Fritz, Stephanie A., Hogan, Patrick G., Singh, Lauren N., Thompson, Ryley M., Wallace, Meghan A., Whitney, Krista, Al-Zubeidi, Duha, Burnham, Carey-Ann D., Fraser, Victoria J.
The danger of contracting salmonellosis from exotic pets
Contributor(s):: Paul, Siba Prosad, Wilkinson, Rachel, Hawes, Dorothy