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Post-communist canine: a feminist approach to women and dogs in canine performance sports in Poland
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Contributor(s):: Wlodarczyk, J.
The article attempts to present the complexity of relationships between women, capitalism, democracy, and competitive dog training in post-communist Poland. The article documents the correlation between increased involvement of women in competitive canine sports in Poland after 1989, changes in...
Influences on the avoidance and approach behaviour of dairy goats towards an unfamiliar human - an on-farm study
Contributor(s):: Mersmann, D., Schmied-Wagner, C., Nordmann, E., Graml, C., Waiblinger, S.
The human-animal relationship (HAR) is an important factor for successful animal husbandry and animal welfare. Thus, the HAR is included in on-farm assessments to evaluate overall welfare. For dairy goats, validated tests to assess the HAR are lacking. The aim of the present study was to...
Hounds and homesickness: the effects of an animal-assisted therapeutic intervention for first-year university students
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 homesickness are more likely than their non-homesick cohorts to drop out of university, universities have a...
The Effects of Canine Therapy on Academics, Behavior, and Motivation of Students
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 participating in therapy, and decreasing off-task behaviors in the classroom. This study focused on...
Determinants of individual attitudes toward animal welfare-friendly food products
Contributor(s):: Cembalo, L., Caracciolo, F., Lombardi, A., Giudice, T. del, Grunert, K. G., Cicia, G.
Animal welfare involves societal and human values, ethical concerns and moral considerations since it incorporates the belief of what is right or what is wrong in animal treatment and care. This paper aims to ascertain whether the different dimensions of individual attitudes toward animal...
Stability in children with cerebral palsy...Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association Conference, 3-4 October 2015, Hong Kong
Contributor(s):: Prakash, R. Harihara, Jayachandran, R.
Social Work, Animal-Assisted Therapies and Ethical Considerations: A Programme Example from Central Queensland, Australia
Contributor(s):: Taylor, Nik, Fraser, Heather, Signal, Tania, Prentice, Kathy
Circles of pain: The development of concepts regarding animals and their sociohistoric consequences
Contributor(s):: Jones, Mary Elizabeth
The economics, ethics, and ecology of companion animal overpopulation and a mathematical model for evaluation the effectiveness of policy alternatives
Contributor(s):: Frank, Joshua Mayer
A Qualitative Overview of the Health Insurance Market for Pets
Contributor(s):: Paul, David P., III, Skiba, Michaeline
Complementary psychosocial interventions in child and adolescent psychiatry: Pet assisted therapy
Contributor(s):: Chandramouleeswaran, Susmita, Russell, Paul Swamidhas
Does the Role a Pet Played before Disposition, and How the Pet is Lost Influence Pet Owner's Future Pet Adoption Decision?
Contributor(s):: Tesfom, Goitom, Birch, Nancy J.
Holidaying with the family pet: No dogs allowed!
Contributor(s):: Carr, Neil, Cohen, Scott
Literary Studies, the Animal Turn, and the Academy
Contributor(s):: McDonell, Jennifer
No Pet Left Behind: Accommodating Pets in Emergency Planning
Contributor(s):: Leonard, Hillary A., Scammon, Debra L.
Perceived effects of dog-training programmes in correctional settings
Contributor(s):: Cooke, Barbara J., Farrington, David P.
Perceptions of pet owners in urban Latin America on protection of their animals during disasters
Contributor(s):: Hesterberg, Uta W., Huertas, Gerardo, Appleby, Michael C.
Pet Policy and Housing Prices: Evidence from the Condominium Market
Contributor(s):: Lin, Zhenguo, Allen, Marcus T., Carter, Charles C.
Role model influence on word-of-mouth, loyalty and switching behaviors of dog owners
Contributor(s):: Clark, Paul W., Page, Jay, Fine, Monica B.
The Role of an Animal-Mascot in the Psychological Adjustment of Soldiers Exposed to Combat Stress
Contributor(s):: Trousselard, Marion, Jean, Aurelie, Beiger, François, Marchandot, Florent, Davoust, Bernard, Canini, Frédéric