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  1. Pet loss and grief: identifying at-risk pet owners during the euthanasia process

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Barnard-Nguyen, S., Breit, M., Anderson, K. A., Nielsen, J.

    Pet owners often experience complex and profound grief reactions when their animals are euthanized. Veterinary staff are increasingly being called upon to be aware of and to respond to the grief...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59296

  2. Terapia asistida con animales en pacientes oncológicos: una revisión bibliográfica

    | Theses | Contributor(s): María Marco Oliver

    El cáncer causa desajustes psicológicos y emocionales debido a su naturaleza crónica. Los pacientes oncológicos tienen una alta prevalencia de padecer algún...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60693

  3. Técnicas reconstrutivas em cirurgia oncológica de canídeos e felídeos

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Alexandre Margarido Pargana

    Actualmente, a doença oncológica é uma das principais causas de morte em canídeos e felídeos. A cirurgia é o método mais antigo e, ainda hoje, de...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60650

  4. Sniffing Out Cancer | Pina De Rosa & Adriana LaCorte | TEDxWilmington

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Pina De Rosa, Adriana LaCorte

    Pina De Rosa and Adriana LaCorte describe, with great passion and intensity, their ongoing project -- making a documentary about the ability of dogs to identify, through scent, cancer BEFORE even...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/60073

  5. Ironstone Farm

    | Organizations | Contributor(s): Deedee O’Brien

    Employing horses in a working farm environment, Challenge Unlimited at Ironstone Farm provides beneficial therapy for people with a wide range of physical, emotional and cognitive disabilities. It...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59887

  6. Participation and control experienced during animal-assisted activities by children hospitalised with cancer

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Monique Vicky Simon

    Children diagnosed and treated for cancer experience a profound life-transformation as they are confronted with unprecedented physical, psychosocial and emotional challenges. Children’s...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59775

  7. Silvopastoral systems for sustainable animal production and the role of animal welfare

    | Conference Papers | Contributor(s): Broom, D.

    2016 32 English Centre for Animal Welfare and Anthrozoology, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES, UK.

    http://habricentral.org/resources/59488

  8. Sniffing Out Cancer: Pina De Rosa & Adriana LaCorte at TEDxWilmington

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Pina De Rosa, Adriana LaCorte

    Pina De Rosa and Adriana LaCorte describe, with great passion and intensity, their ongoing project -- making a documentary about the ability of dogs to identify, through scent, cancer BEFORE even...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58641

  9. Being there : relationships between people with cancer and their pets : what helps and what hinders

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Patricia Nitkin

    This qualitative research examined the little studied area of human-pet relationships and their impact on persons with cancer. The goal of this study was to gather information from individuals...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58321

  10. Hope comes covered in fur: Donna Waugh at TEDxUniversityOfCentralArkansas

    | Videos | Contributor(s): Donna Waugh

    The 2013 "Hero Dog of the Year" John D. and his human, Donna, team up to advance the use of canines in human cancer detection, offering hope that comes covered in fur. Donna Waugh is...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/58181

  11. Honoring the bond: when cancer threatens

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ogilvie, G. K.

    2015 Proceedings of the NAVC Conference, 17-21 January 2015, Orlando, Florida, USA. Volume 29, Small animal and exotics edition, Book 1 & Book 2 444-447 English CVS Angel Care Cancer...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/53459

  12. Animal-Assisted Intervention for People with Cancer

    | Reports | Contributor(s): Felicia Trembath

    Cancer is one of the most widespread diseases in the modern world, affecting millions of people per year. In the United States alone approximately 1.6 million people are diagnosed with cancer...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/48075

  13. An Alternative Approach for Investigating the Carcinogenicity of Indoor Air Pollution: Pets as Sentinels of Environmental Cancer Risk

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): John A. Bukowski, Daniel Wartenberg

    Traditionally, the cancer risks associated with radon, environmental tobacco smoke (ETS), and similar indoor residential exposures have been evaluated through either laboratory experiments in...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/47911

  14. The power of automated behavioural homecage technologies in characterizing disease progression in laboratory mice: a review

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Richardson, C. A.

    Behavioural changes that occur as animals become sick have been characterized in a number of species and include the less frequent occurrence of 'luxury behaviours' such as playing, grooming and...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/47557

  15. Canine scent detection of human cancers: a review of methods and accuracy

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

    2010 Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research 5 3 145-152 1558-7878 Elsevier English New College of Florida, Sarasota, Florida, USA.emily.moser@ncf.edu text

    http://habricentral.org/resources/45157

  16. Impact of individual training parameters and manner of taking breath odor samples on the reliability of canines as cancer screeners

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Walczak, M., Jezierski, T., Gorecka-Bruzda, A., Sobczynska, M., Ensminger, J.

    2012 Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research 7 5 283-294 1558-7878 Elsevier 10.1016/j.jveb.2012.01.001 English Department of Animal Behaviour, Institute of...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/45165

  17. Operant conditioning parameters in cancer detection dogs.

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Walczak, M., Jezierski, T., Gorecka-Bruzda, A., Adamkiewicz, E.

    2011 Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research 6 1 73 1558-7878 Elsevier English Department of Animal Behaviour, Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding, Polish...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/45163

  18. Knowledge, attitudes, and practices related to pet contact by immunocompromised children with cancer and immunocompetent children with diabetes

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Stull, J. W., Brophy, J., Sargeant, J. M., Peregrine, A. S., Lawson, M. L., Ramphal, R., Samson, L., Bowes, J., Weese, J. S.

    Objective: To compare knowledge, attitudes, and risks related to pet contact in households with and without immunocompromised children. Study design: A questionnaire was distributed to parents of...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/43952

  19. Setting the One Health Agenda and the Human–Companion Animal Bond

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gregg K Takashima, Michael J. Day

    “One Health”, also called “One Medicine”, began as an initiative advocating greater integration of human and animal medicine, in the 1800s. This concept has recently come...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/43085

  20. Olfactory detection of prostate cancer by dogs

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Girardet, C., Cornu, J. N., Cussenot, O.

    Abstract from the 2011 International Working Dog Conference, Johannesburg, South Africa, October 2011: Volatiles organic compounds (VOCs) in urine have been proposed as cancer biomarkers. Our aim...

    http://habricentral.org/resources/40967