Treating human trauma with the help of animals: Trauma informed intervention for child maltreatment and adult post-traumatic stress
Contributor(s):: Tedeschi, Philip, Sisa, Meredith L., Olmert, Meg Daley, Parish-Plass, Nancy, Yount, Rick, Fine, Aubrey H.
Our ethical and moral responsibility: Ensuring the welfare of therapy animals
Contributor(s):: Ng, Zenithson, Albright, Julia, Fine, Aubrey H., Peralta, Jose
Is that your guide dog or your guard dog? Assistance dogs, personal safety and crime prevention revisited
Contributor(s):: Wohlfort, Alexa K.
The Impact of Canine Assistance for Children with Autism and the Family Unit
Contributor(s):: Wild, Diana L.
c 22 Animals for Research Act
A message to dog owners everywhere: Daniel Messavussu at TEDxAmanaAcademy
Contributor(s):: Daniel Messavussu
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Amana Academy 1st-8th grade students are challenged this year to redefine the world they live in. The TEDxYouthDay theme for this year is Worlds Imagined. Students will answer the Guiding Question:...
Computational public safety- dogs, robots and disasters: Dr. Alexander Ferworn at TEDxRyersonU
Contributor(s):: Alexander Ferworn
Dr. Alexander Ferworn, professor at the Department of Computer Science, has made a career at Ryerson by looking at challenges from perspectives very different from those of his colleagues. He started with the idea to put cameras on rescue dogs who search rubble, which led to attaching robots to...
Color Images for Zoonotic Diseases of Companion Animals
Contributor(s):: Steven D. Sorden, Claire B. Andreasen, Molly D. Murphy
The chapter contains annotated color images of diseases in or caused from companion animals.
Survey of Biosecurity Practices Utilized by Veterinarians Working with Farm Animal Species
Contributor(s):: David E. Anderson
Biosecurity programs can be discussed from many perspectives. In many cases, biosecurity may be regulated state or federal programs with law enforcement - the goals of which are to protect the "national" livestock resources and protect consumer interests. Alternatively, these programs...
EIPH in Race Horses
Contributor(s):: Helma Weeks
Zoonoses report UK 2013
This annual report on zoonoses in the United Kingdom (UK) includes a summary of reported cases of zoonotic infection in humans and animals during 2013.The data has been compiled from statutory notifiable or reportable disease reports, national scanning surveillance systems, control programmes,...
Arizona Manual for Rabies Control and Bite Management
This manual is intended for use by veterinarians, animal control personnel, wildlife biologists, wildlife rehabilitators, and local health departments for rabies control purposes. These recommendations are based on the Compendium of Animal Rabies Prevention and Control; Human Rabies...
Oct 05 2015
Facility Strategies for Animal Research and Biocontainment Conference
Preventing the Spread of Rabies: Charmaine Tham at TEDxMacquarieUniversity
Charmaine Tham is a veterinarian in Australia, but grew up as a self-confessed irresponsible pet owner in Singapore. She contributes probono as Vice President on the board of Vets Beyond Borders, an Australian-based non-profit organisation that provides veterinary aid to partners in developing...
Can Wearable Computing for Dogs Keep Humans Safer?: Melody Moore Jackson at TEDxPeachtree
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The earliest record of dogs assisting humans with disabilities dates back to ancient Rome, in the first century A.D. Melody shows us a creative use of wearable computing that enables humans and their...
Keep them safe, not spooked
Protect your pets
Contributor(s):: Fischer, Samantha
Comparison of SAFER behavior assessment results in shelter dogs at intake and after a 3-day acclimation period
Contributor(s):: Bennett, S. L., Weng, H. Y., Walker, S. L., Placer, M., Litster, A.
In this study, it was hypothesized that different results would be obtained by canine behavior assessments performed within 24 hr of shelter intake (Day 0) and after a 3-day acclimation period (Day 3). Safety Assessment for Evaluating Rehoming assessments were performed on 33 dogs at 2 municipal...
Evidence of horsemanship and dogmanship and their application in veterinary contexts
Contributor(s):: Payne, E., Boot, M., Starling, M., Henshall, C., McLean, A., Bennett, P., McGreevy, P.
Jun 06 2015
2015 National Dog Bite Prevention & Behaviour Conference