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  1. Who let the dogs in? A look at pet-friendly workplaces

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Christa L. Wilkin, Paul Fairlie, Souha R. Ezzedeen

    2016 International Journal of Workplace Health Management 9 1 96–109 1753-8351 Emerald Publishing 0.00.0 10.1108/IJWHM-04-2015-0021 en en text

  2. How my dog taught me to be more human | Harsthitha Canchi | TEDxYouth@BrookhouseSchool

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Harsthitha Canchi

    In her TEDx talk, “How my dog taught me to be more human”, she conveys what humanity means to her, and how the perspective was brought about by understanding her dog’s...

  3. Save a Dog's Life | Karyn Garvin | TEDxTucson

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Karyn Garvin

    Karyn Garvin’s talk, “Saving a Dogs’ Life” will appeal to dog enthusiasts from all walks of life. She brings a unique clarity to the distinction between Separation Anxiety...

  4. What My Dogs Taught Me | Bruno Icobet | TEDxBacau

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Bruno Icobet

    When working as a programmer for several hours a day, you need something to get in touch with your human nature and to break the patterns of your life. For Bruno, his savior was Alma, a gorgeous...

  5. Moj pes, moje zdravilo | Dona Gomilšek | TEDxKrško

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Dona Gomilšek

    The speech teaches us about the connection between humans and animals, our relationship and our codependence. It also teaches us about the mistakes we make regarding animals and how to correct...

  6. Leadership lessons my dog taught me | Cathi Napp | TEDxYouth@Thorndon

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Cathi Napp

    Did you ever think that dog training could teach you something about leadership? Cathi has some of the key lessons that her dog, Griffin, taught her, that will help you reconsider why and how we...

  7. Super Pet Parents Save Dogs Lives | Donna Chicone | TEDxWilmington

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Donna Chicone

    Donna Chicone's talk involves what it means to be a "super pet parent." After introducing the figures on dog surrender to shelter (astonishingly high), she discusses research on dog...

  8. A Survey of Public Opinion on Cat (Felis catus) Predation and the Future Direction of Cat Management in New Zealand

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Jessica K Walker, Stephanie J Bruce, Arnja R Dale

    Cat predation is a prominent issue in New Zealand that provokes strong and opposing views. We explored, via 1011 face-to-face questionnaires, public opinion on (a) support for a National Cat...

  9. Factors that Influence Intake to One Municipal Animal Control Facility in Florida: A Qualitative Study

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Terry Spencer, Linda Behar-Horenstein, Joe Aufmuth, Nancy Hardt, Jennifer W Applebaum, Amber Emanuel, Natalie Isaza

    This qualitative study identified a study area by visualizing one year of animal intake from a municipal animal shelter on geographic information systems (GIS) maps to select an area of high...

  10. ExNOTic: Should We Be Keeping Exotic Pets?

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Rachel A Grant, V Tamara Montrose, Alison P Wills

    There has been a recent trend towards keeping non-traditional companion animals, also known as exotic pets. These pets include parrots, reptiles, amphibians and rabbits, as well as small species...

  11. The Everything Dog Site

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    Thank you for visiting! We love dogs and wanted to create an outlet for our passion, so we decided to create this website in 2015. Our vision for this website is...

  12. The role of the domestic cat in relation to game birds in the Willamette Valley, Oregon

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Nils Norman Nilsson

    The main purpose of this study was to ascertain the importance of the domestic cat in the Willamette Valley as a game bird predator; additional reasons were to learn more of its life history and...

  13. Practically Emotional: An Anthropological Investigation of the Relationship Between Humans and Dogs

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Mairin Din

    In this study, I explore the human-dog dynamic as it has appeared historically and in contemporary times. I show how dogs' services to humans have shifted from being predominantly practical to...

  14. Odering the Feral Cat: Stakeholder Perspectives on Cat Overpopulation

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Kyle Hutson

    This paper discusses the historical and cultural ways in which people attempt to order the domestic cat both spatially and conceptually, with special attention to how this ordering influences...

  15. Income Elasticity of Expenditures on Pets

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Andrew Allen Ehlert

    The popular media contains many articles that cite an increase in pet ownership costs. However, limited econometric research has been done to examine consumer spending on pets. The purpose of this...

  16. Embodied Cognition and Representation in Domesticated Dogs

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Kate Oslo

    Embodied cognition is a relatively recent approach in the philosophy of mind. Similarly, the volume of research into dog cognition has increased in the last decade and is set to keep on growing as...

  17. Effects of the presence of a pet in the counselor's office on institutionalized and noninstitutionalized adolescents' perception of counselor credibility

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Brenda Joy Wilbanks

    Results of previous studies in the field of pet therapy have indicated that pets may alter people's perception of their environment and even change the way people are perceived by others. The...

  18. Перспективи повернення збору з власників собак до підсистеми місцевого оподаткування України

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Віталій Валерійович Письменний, Vitaliy Pysmennyi

    Вивчено досвід оподаткування власників собак у Німеччині, де функціонує ефективна система володіння й утримання тварин. Виявлено недоліки механізму справляння збору з власників собак в нашій...

  19. The changing social meanings of pets and their alternative futures

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Ya-ling Chou


  20. Veterinarian communication and its impact on dog and cat owners' satisfaction with care, trust, compliance and the veterinary care a pet receives

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Roy Spigelman

    This explorative study aims to investigate how veterinarian communication and veterinarian-owner relations influence dog and cat owner satisfaction, trust, compliance and the amount of veterinary...