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  1. Feature Story: Therapy dogs bring relief for stressed-out students

    | Soft Literature | Contributor(s): Costa Maragos

    Dogs can bring great comfort to people dealing with stress. Now research shows there are many therapeutic benefits to bringing therapy dogs to university campuses to help stressed-out students,...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/61573

  2. The Effect of Play with Canines on Psychological and Physical Stress Measures in College Students

    | Presentations | Contributor(s): Cheryl Delgado, Margaret Toukonen, Corinne Wheeler

    Introduction and Background: Stress can be impede learning and be a major cause of student attrition or failure to advance in studies at a timely pace. This is an increasing concern in academia....

    http://habricentral.org/resources/61422

  3. The Coleman Dog Attitude Scale (C-DAS): development, refinement, validation, and reliability

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Coleman, J. A., Green, B., Garthe, R. C., Worthington, E. L., Jr., Barker, S. B., Ingram, K. M.

    Human-animal interactions have been studied for many years. As the human-animal interaction field continues to grow, the need for measures that adequately assess fundamental human-animal domains...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/57617

  4. Social dominance and legitimizing myths about animal use

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Jackson, L. M., Gibbings, A.

    The present study tested the hypothesis that the relation between social dominance orientation and the endorsement of legitimizing myths about the human use of nonhuman animals is moderated by the...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/61053

  5. Animal humanness, animal use, and intention to become ethical vegetarian or ethical vegan

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Diaz, E. M.

    The present study used relational and predictive approaches to build on past literature examining humanlike animal attributes. From the relational approach, it examined how five humanlike...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/61043

  6. Hounds and homesickness: the effects of an animal-assisted therapeutic intervention for first-year university students

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Binfet, J. T., Passmore, H. A.

    Transitioning from high school to university can prove to be a for midable challenge for many first-year students, with many experiencing home sickness. Given that students who experience...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59298

  7. A randomized cross-over exploratory study of the effect of visiting therapy dogs on college student stress before final exams

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Barker, S. B., Barker, R. T., McCain, N. L., Schubert, C. M.

    This exploratory study investigated the effect of visiting therapy dogs on college-student perceived and physiological stress the week prior to final exams. Students (n=78) were randomly assigned...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/61032

  8. Rural and urban students' perceptions of and attitudes toward brown bears in Turkey

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ambarli, H.

    Many studies have examined adults' perceptions of and attitudes toward large carnivores to assess human-wildlife conflict and inform conservation strategies, but there have been few studies...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59284

  9. Empathy towards animals and belief in animal-human-continuity in Italian veterinary students

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Colombo, E. S., Pelosi, A., Prato-Previde, E.

    Empathy towards animals and beliefs in animal-human continuity appear to play an important role in shaping the human-animal relationship and in determining the way animals are treated and cared...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59276

  10. The Role of Veterinary Education in Safety Policies for Animal-Assisted Therapy and Activities in Hospitals and Nursing Homes

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Linder, D. E., Mueller, M. K., Gibbs, D. M., Siebens, H. C., Freeman, L. M.

    J Vet Med Educ 44 2 229-233 0748-321X (Print)0748-321x 10.3138/jvme.0116-021 eng text

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60885

  11. Study of the Levels of Human-Human and Human-Animal Empathy in Veterinary Medical Students from Chile

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Calderon-Amor, J., Luna-Fernandez, D., Tadich, T.

    J Vet Med Educ 44 1 179-186 0748-321X (Print)0748-321x 10.3138/jvme.0216-038R eng text

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60879

  12. See Spot Read: How the Presence of a Therapy Dog Influences the Reading Skills of Children in the First-Grade

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Chelsea Addison

    The purpose of this study was to examine if the presence of a therapy dog influences the reading skills of first-grade students. Specifically, the researcher assessed the participants’...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60710

  13. Who Let the Therapy Dogs Out? The Impacts of Therapy Dog Assisted Activites on Undergraduate Students' Perceived Stress Levels

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Ashley Ann Asel

    This study had two major purposes. The first was to determine if therapy dogs played a significant role in helping students reduce the amount of stress they were experiencing while they were...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60536

  14. The Effects of Canine Therapy on Academics, Behavior, and Motivation of Students

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Maria Rector

    The purpose of this study was to determine whether canine therapy provided by the B.A.R.K.S. program was effective in increasing reading achievement, impacting the motivation of students while...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60502

  15. The Effects of Animal Assisted Therapy on Mood and Anxiety in College Students

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Ashley Chermak

    During this study, I tested the effects of an Animal Assisted Therapy video on participants’ mood quality and anxiety level. I hypothesized that participants who watched an AAT video would...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60382

  16. Sep 14 2017

    31st Veterinary Dental Forum

    The Veterinary Dental Forum was founded in 1987 for the purpose of advancing the knowledge, education, awareness and skills involved in veterinary dentistry among veterinarians, veterinary...

    http://habricentral.org/events/details/571

  17. The Effect of Animals in the Classroom on Emotionally Disturbed Students

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Alissa Donnell

    Students with emotional disturbances are often the first to drop out of school. Having an effective technique to prevent the high drop out rate in any school will be beneficial to educators and...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59842

  18. Apr 23 2017

    AVMA's Annual Legislative Fly-In

    The AVMA Governmental Relations Division (GRD​) is teaming up with the Student AVMA (SAVMA) to host the 2017 Legislative Fly-in that will bring veterinary students and veterinarians to Washington,...

    http://habricentral.org/events/details/543

  19. One Health Knowledge Assessment, Curriculum Development, and Evaluation for Middle School Students

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Kimathi Choma

    The One Health concept is of critical importance to public health. The One Health concept promotes awareness and understanding of the interconnections among human, animal and environmental health....

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59733

  20. The Challenges of Using Horses for Practical Teaching Purposes in Veterinary Programmes

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gabriella Gronqvist, Chris Rogers, Erica Gee, Charlotte Bolwell, Stuart Gordon

    Students enrolled in veterinary degrees often come from an urban background with little previous experience in handling horses and other large animals. Many veterinary degree programmes place...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59659