Relationships between young stallions' temperament and their behavioral reactions during standardized veterinary examinations
Contributor(s):: Peeters, M., Verwilghen, D., Serteyn, D., Vandenheede, M.
Horse handling and veterinary examination can induce hazardous stress reactions. Such reactions occur especially in young and less-trained horses, particularly stallions, and make their handling a risk for breeders, grooms, and medical staff. Moreover, these stressful situations will affect the...
Sedation of western grey kangaroos ( Macropus fuliginosus ocydromus) with tiletamine-zolazepam
Contributor(s):: Mayberry, C., Bencini, R., Mawson, P. R., Maloney, S. K.
It is sometimes necessary to restrain kangaroos ( Macropus spp) for veterinary treatment or in the course of scientific research, but the associated stresses may induce capture myopathy in wild kangaroos. Judicious use of injectable sedatives can reduce the risk of capture myopathy. Zoletil, a...
Using dogs to detect hidden corrosion
Contributor(s):: Schoon, A., Fjellanger, R., Kjeldsen, M., Goss, K. U.
Dogs used as detectors in remote scent tracing (RST) technology usually detect the presence of explosives or contraband in scent samples collected by sucking air from containers or air freight. In this study, five dogs were trained to detect corrosion under the insulation (CUI) of pipes in scent...
Dogs 'n' Kids - The Safety Centre, Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne
The Dogs and Kids Program is a web based resource originally developed by The Royal Children's Hospital Safety Centre, Melbourne. The Program promotes dog bite prevention and socially responsible dog ownership. A one page promotional flyer with key messages is also available as a...
Compassionate Paws Inc.
Compassionate Paws, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to placing specially trained service dogs to provide safety and comfort for individuals living with the effects of Autism and the families that love them so dearly.
TN Safety Spotters
Our foal is to introduce you into the world of deaf therapy dogs. The Spotters travel the Mid-South area with owner, trainer and handler, Patricia Belt helping save the lives of children through fun, interactive safety programs. These nationally recognized 4-legged healers provide comfort,...
"Nudging them back to reality": toward a growing public acceptance of the role dogs fulfill in ameliorating contemporary veterans' PTSD symptoms
| Contributor(s):: Taylor, M. F., Edwards, M. E., Pooley, J. A.
'Bling with bite' - the rise of status and weapon dogs
| Contributor(s):: Harding, S.
Assessing the safety of collars used to attach predation deterrent devices and ID tags to pet cats
| Contributor(s):: Calver, M. C., Adams, G., Clark, W., Pollock, K. H.
Characterization of injuries caused by dogs and cats to humans in the municipality of Jaboticabal, Sao Paulo, between the years 2000 and 2009
| Contributor(s):: Frias, D. F. R., Nunes, J. O. R., Carvalho, A. A. B.
How to handle your cows stress-free and safely?
| Contributor(s):: Adam, S., Baillargeon, J.
Local tolerance of hyena attacks in east Hararge Region, Ethiopia
| Contributor(s):: Baynes-Rock, M.
Dog Parks: Benefits and Liabilities
| Contributor(s):: Laurel Allen
Dog parks have emerged in the last decade or so as places for pet owners living in suburban and urban areas to exercise their dogs. Providing a safe environment for both dog and human is a tremendous challenge. If done correctly a dog park can be that place. In the 1950s and 1960s, some state and...
Colorado Alliance for Cruelty Prevention: Safe Pets, Safe Families, Safe Communities
| Contributor(s):: Mickish, Janet, Schoen, Kathleen
Crosstrails: a unique foster program to provide safety for pets of women in safehouses
| Contributor(s):: Kogan, Lori R., McConnell, Sherry, Schoenfeld-Tacher, Regina, Jansen-Lock, Pia
Domestic violence and the abuse of pets: researching the link and its implications in Ireland
| Contributor(s):: Allen, Mary, Gallagher, Barbara, Jones, Boyd
Protection Orders and Animal Abuse in Family Violence
Saving Pets, Saving Lives
The time to plan for the safety and well-being of household pets during a disaster IS NOW
Safe Farm: Know your livestock and be safe
| Contributor(s):: Thomas J. Baas, Charles V. Schwab, Laura J. Miller
About one out of every four injuries on the farm involves animals. Learn about animal behavior related to habits, social relationships, maternal instincts, and territorial behavior.
Is Counseling Going to the Dogs? An Exploratory Study Related to the Inclusion of an Animal in Group Counseling with Adolescents
| Contributor(s):: Lange, Amber M., Cox, Jane A., Bernert, Donna J., Jenkins, Christie D.