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The Correlation Between Snakebites And Meteorological Variations
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| Theses | Contributor(s): Chang Na
Background: In the United States, approximately 45,000 snakebites occur annually and affect many people including veterinarians and farmers.1 Snakebites can cause significant pain and morbidity...
Caregiver Reports of Interactions between Children up to 6 Years and Their Family Dog—Implications for Dog Bite Prevention
| Journal Articles | 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....
Public Policy: Community Safety Through Breed Bans?
| Theses | Contributor(s): Deirdre S. Franklin
The research performed provided several insights and outcomes that were anticipated in the research question. By analyzing the effects of breed specific legislation (BSL) and the statistics...
Jun 24 2017
2017 UK Dog Bite Prevention & Behaviour Conference
Bites dog people: general characteristics
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Marat T. Makenov, Olga A. Mihaylova
The analysis of appeals for medical help concerned with dog bites made by dwellers of the Omsk City in 2006-2010 has been performed, using the materials of the "Omsk Regional Center for...
"It's not that they sting you. It's that they don't sting you." Beekeepers and the Narrative Construction of Human-honeybee Relationships
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kate Marx
There are seemingly endless accounts available of the bond that is often formed between humans and other mammals. Far less, however, has been written on interactions between humans and animals of...
Practical veterinary forensics
| Books | Contributor(s): Bailey, D.
The book serves as a reference for the reader to appreciate the current workload of a forensic vet and to provide an insight into the scale and complexity of the specialism that is veterinary...
Companion animal economics: the economic impact of companion animals in the UK. Research report
| Books | Contributor(s): Hall, S., Dolling, L., Bristow, K., Fuller, T., Mills, D.
The aim of this report is to raise awareness of the importance of research concerning the economic impact of companion animals on society. This report was inspired by the seminal Council for...
Fleeing from fleas on your cat, dog, or you
| Magazine Articles | Contributor(s): Robert G. Holmberg
Fleas are small, laterally flattened, wingless insects that suck blood from warm-blooded animals. There are about 2,500 species. Most are parasites of mammals; about 100 species feed...
Poisonous Snakes and Snakebite in the U.S.: A Brief Review
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Sherman A. Minton
This article briefly reviews some current ideas regarding snakebite in the Uniled States. Twenty species of native venomous snakes occur and include 15 species of rattlesnakes, the copperhead...
A survey of urban Canadian animal control practices : the effect of enforcement and resourcing on the reported dog bite rate
| Theses | Contributor(s): Nancy Margaret Clarke
Dog bites are a serious cause of human injury. Data from the United States of America indicate that about 1.8% of people receive bites each year, and the rate is thought to be increasing...
Warm-Blooded Animal Bites
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): R.a. Dieter Jr., Robert S. Dieter, R.a. Dieter Iii, D.L. Dieter
Background: Domestic animals are the major cause of warm-blooded animal bites around the world. The dog, the cat and human bites are the most common animal bites creating major medical...
A modeling approach for estimating seasonal dietary preferences of goats in a Mediterranean Quercus frainetto-Juniperus oxycedrus woodland
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Manousidis, T., Malesios, C., Kyriazopoulos, A. P., Parissi, Z. M., Abraham, E. M., Abas, Z.
Goats are characterized as selective feeders due to their specific feeding behavior, thus the study of their seasonal preferences in a Mediterranean oak-juniper ecosystem is of great interest. The...
Jun 11 2016
2016 National Dog Bite Prevention & Behaviour Conference
A bite out of the budget? : costs and characteristics of animal bites in Benton County, Oregon
| Theses | Contributor(s): Holly Sherburne
In 1993 and 1994 total, there were 247 people reported to have been bitten by animals in Benton County, Oregon. Of the 243 biting animals, 70 percent were dogs, 25 percent cats, and 5...
The complex issue of dog bites
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bower, C.
The Veterinary Hospital Group, Colwill Road, Estover, Plymouth PL6 8RP. firstname.lastname@example.org
One Health: The complex issue of dog bites
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bailey, D., Leicester, L.
7 Mill Mount, Randalstown, Antrim, County Antrim BT41 2AH.10 Barn Close, Quarndon, Derby DE22 5JE. email@example.com
Soldier's Service Dog Euthanized after Killing Six-Year Old Boy (PTSD Dog Euthanized), Susy Raybon, Examiner.com January 31, 2012
| Newspaper Articles
A specially trained German Shepherd that attacked and mauled to death a six-year-old boy in Oak Grove, Kentucky on Sunday has been euthanized. The child and his family were visiting the home of a...
Service Dog Blamed for Attack at Outdoor Show, Laura Lewis, The Brunswick Beacon September 15, 2015 (online version)
| Newspaper Articles | Contributor(s): Michael Fallon
A report of a pet attacked by a service dog at a public function. The service dog aggressor was there as part of an appearance by a service dog organization at a "show" organized by The...
Bats and Rabies in Utah
| Pamphlets | Contributor(s): Nicki Frey
This fact sheet describes the 10 species of bats found in Utah, what to do if you are bitten and how to avoid contracting diseases from them.