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The zoonotic potential of Clostridium difficile from small companion animals and their owners
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| Contributor(s):: Rabold D, Espelage W, Abu Sin M, Eckmanns T, Schneeberg A, Neubauer H, et al.
Clostridium difficile infections (CDI) in humans range from asymptomatic carriage to life-threatening intestinal disease. Findings on C. difficile in various animal species and an overlap in ribotypes (RTs) suggest potential zoonotic transmission. However, the impact of...
Maintenance energy requirements of odor detection, explosive detection and human detection working dogs
| Contributor(s):: Mullis, R. A., Witzel, A. L., Price, J.
Despite their important role in security, little is known about the energy requirements of working dogs such as odor, explosive and human detection dogs. Previous researchers have evaluated the energy requirements of individual canine breeds as well as dogs in exercise roles such as sprint...
Effects of catching and transportation versus pre-slaughter handling at the abattoir on the prevalence of wing fractures in broilers
| Contributor(s):: Kittelsen, K. E., Granquist, E. G., Vasdal, G., Tolo, E., Moe, R. O.
Fractures occurring in conscious broiler chickens are painful and severely compromise animal welfare. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of pre-slaughter handling procedures on the frequency of wing fractures. Wings were examined for fractures in 11,609 broilers, from 12...
Distress among hospitalized pediatric cancer patients modified by pet-therapy intervention to improve quality of life
| Contributor(s):: Urbanski, B. L., Lazenby, M.
Evaluation of social relationships in elderly by animal-assisted activity
| Contributor(s):: Menna, Lucia Francesca, Fontanella, Marzia, Santaniello, Antonio, Ammendola, Eduardo, Travaglino, Maddalena, Mugnai, Francesca, Maggio, Annamaria Di, Fioretti, Alessandro
Animal Pain: What It is and Why It Matters
| Contributor(s):: Rollin, Bernard
Animal-Assisted Group Therapy in Mental Health Settings: An Initial Model
| Contributor(s):: Perry,Diana, Rubinstein, Derek, Austin, Julie
Animal assisted therapy: More than just recreation?
| Contributor(s):: Perry, Gaille
Effects of Animal-Assisted Therapy on Behavioral and/or Psychological Symptoms in Dementia: A Case Report
| Contributor(s):: Nordgren, Lena, Engström, Gabriella
Pets as safe havens and secure bases: The moderating role of pet
| Contributor(s):: Zilcha-Mano, Sigal, Mikulincer, Mario, Shaver, Phillip
The reliability of peer review in anthrozoology
| Contributor(s):: Herzog, Harold A., Podberscek, Anthony L., Docherty, Anne
Animal-Assisted Therapy with Children Suffering from Insecure Attachment Due to Abuse and Neglect: A Method to Lower the Risk of Intergenerational Transmission of Abuse?
| Contributor(s):: Parish-Plass, Nancy
Ostracism, Voice, and Exit: The Biology of Social Participation
| Contributor(s):: Master, Roger