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  1. Couple involvement in serious leisure: examining participation in dog agility

    Contributor(s):: Hultsman, Wendy Z.

  2. The Cyclical History of Horse Racing: The USA's Oldest and (Sometimes) Most Popular Spectator Sport

    Contributor(s):: Riess, Steven

  3. Toward new understandings of human-animal relationships in sport: a study of Australian jumps racing

    Contributor(s):: McManus, Phil, Montoya, Daniel

  4. April Cook

    My name is April and I currently have a MA in Licensed Professional Counseling. I am in the process of seeking a LPCA license in the state of North Carolina. I am a disabled veteran with a Service...

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  5. Dog-sport competitors: what motivates people to participate with their dogs in sporting events?

    Contributor(s):: Farrell, J. M., Hope, A. E., Hulstein, R., Spaulding, S. J.

    Interactions between dogs and humans, including participating in physical activities and dog-sport events, are beneficial for both parties. Self-Determination Theory was used as a framework to explore dog-sport competitors' motivation to participate in dog-sport events. Eighty-five competitors...

  6. What is a canine athlete?

    Contributor(s):: Zink, M. C., Dyke, J. B. van

    Canine sports medicine and rehabilitation is the newest specialty in veterinary medicine. It encompasses and integrates a variety of fields, including orthopedics, exercise physiology, neurology, cardiology, pulmonology, nutrition, and others. Rehabilitation, which includes conditioning...

  7. A legend still lives as sled dogs race across the snows

    Contributor(s):: Doherty, Jim

  8. Drugs, the Law, and the Downfall of Dancer's Image at the 1968 Kentucky Derby: A Case Study on Human Conceptions of Domesticated Animals

    Contributor(s):: Hunt, Thomas M., Jedlicka, Scott R., Bowers, Matthew T.

  9. Horses And Horsemen In Northampton Before 1900

    Contributor(s):: Lewis, Henry W.

  10. Horses Of The Hamptons

    Contributor(s):: Rattray, Jeannette Edwards

  11. Listen To That Beautiful Music": Fox Chasing In The Mountain State

    Contributor(s):: Milnes, Gerald

  12. Up On The Roof: Pigeon Flyers And City Skies

    Contributor(s):: Schwartz, Jane

  13. "I throw them out of here": the horse trade as phronetic action

    Contributor(s):: Schuurman, N.

    Practices involving horses have become increasingly popular in the spheres of sport and leisure throughout the Western world, and the trade in selling horses has expanded. The horse is characteristically understood as a commodity to be bought and sold several times during its lifetime. What is...

  14. Animal rights activists and their perceptions of recreational fishing

    Contributor(s):: Carol Elizabeth Thailing

    Animal rights is a social movement founded on the principle that non-human animals possess intrinsic value and inherent rights rather than merely instrumental value. Hunting is among historical targets of the movement. With few exceptions, most animal rights groups have not targeted recreational...

  15. Social skills and communication shaped by equine baseball

    Contributor(s):: Eller, Steven B., Trotter, Kay Sudekum

  16. To jump or not to jump? Strategies employed by leisure and sport horses

    Contributor(s):: Gorecka-Bruzda, A., Jastrzebska, E., Muszynska, A., Jedrzejewska, E., Jaworski, Z., Jezierski, T., Murphy, J.

  17. Does horse temperament influence horse-rider cooperation? (Special Issue: Equitation science.)

    Contributor(s):: Visser, E. K., Reenen, C. G. van, Blokhuis, M. Z., Morgan, E. K. M., Hassmen, P., Rundgren, T. M. M., Blokhuis, H. J.

    Cooperation between rider and horse is of major importance in equitation. A balanced team of horse and rider improves (sport) performances and welfare aspects by decreasing stress, frustration, risks of injuries, and accidents. Important features affecting the cooperation are the physical skills,...

  18. Nutrition for working and service dogs

    Contributor(s):: Wakshlag, J., Shmalberg, J.

    Conformation, genetics, and behavioral drive are the major determinants of success in canine athletes, although controllable variables, such as training and nutrition, play an important role. The scope and breadth of canine athletic events has expanded dramatically in the past 30 years, but with...

  19. Sports and recreational activities of the disabled from eastern regions of Poland

    Contributor(s):: Bergier, B., Kubinska, Z., Bergier, J.

    The primary objective of the study was recognition of the forms of sports and recreational activities of the disabled living in the regions of Rzeszow, Lublin and Bialystok, and determination of the benefits drawn by them from participation in these activities. A total number of 750 were...

  20. Tools of the trade or part of the family? Horses in competitive equestrian sport

    Contributor(s):: Dashper, K.

    The horse-human relationship is based on mutual respect and understanding, and the development of trusting partnerships may be particularly important in elite equestrian sport, where horses and humans rely on each other to tackle sporting challenges. The increasing commercialization of equestrian...