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  1. After Years Full of Illness, Finding Courage in a Dog

    | Contributor(s):: Kleinfield, N. R.

  2. Sedation of western grey kangaroos ( Macropus fuliginosus ocydromus) with tiletamine-zolazepam

    | Contributor(s):: Mayberry, C., Bencini, R., Mawson, P. R., Maloney, S. K.

    It is sometimes necessary to restrain kangaroos ( Macropus spp) for veterinary treatment or in the course of scientific research, but the associated stresses may induce capture myopathy in wild kangaroos. Judicious use of injectable sedatives can reduce the risk of capture myopathy. Zoletil, a...

  3. The effectiveness of ridetherapy in children with benign joint hypermobility syndrome during articulatory changes in the knee joint

    | Contributor(s):: Mosulishvili, T., Loria, M.

  4. Freedom Ride

    With a team of loyal horses, PATH International Certified Instructors, Therapist and Trained Volunteers, Freedom Ride provides therapeutic horseback riding to children and adults with many types of disabilities....cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, autism, developmental...

  5. Cincinnati Therapeutic Riding and Horsemanship

    Cincinnati Therapeutic Riding and Horsemanship (CTRH) serves children and adults with disabilities by providing equine-assisted activites and therapies including adaptive recreational horseback riding, hippotherapy, equine facilitated learning, and WORTHSM (Warrior's Own Road to Horsemanship)...

  6. River Cities Therapy and Recreation Center, Inc.

    RCTRC is a 501 (c) 3 tax-exempt, non-profit organization, dedicated to the well being of children and adults through equine facilitated therapy.

  7. A report of capture myopathy in the Tasmanian pademelon ( Thylogale billardierii)

    | Contributor(s):: McMahon, C. R., Wiggins, N. L., French, V., McCallum, H. I., Bowman, D.

  8. Cheff Therapeutic Riding Center

    Opened in 1970 as the first therapeutic riding center built especially for the purpose of serving those with special needs in the United States, the Cheff Therapeutic Riding Center strives to focus on what individuals can accomplish, not on what they cannot.Today, the Cheff Therapeutic Riding...

  9. Freedom Service Dogs of America

    Freedom Service Dogs is a nonprofit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by rescuing dogs and custom training them for individual client needs. Clients include children, veterens and active duty soldiers, and other adults. Their disabilities include Autism, Traumatic...

  10. The effects of environmental enrichment and intermittent lighting on the behaviour and welfare of male domestic turkeys

    | Contributor(s):: Sherwin, C. M., Lewis, P. D., Perry, G. C.

    The responses to 4 treatments (2 rooms/treatment) of 8 groups of 50 non-beak trimmed, male domestic turkeys was investigated from day-of hatching to 21 weeks of age. One treatment, 'Control' birds, were reared under conditions close to commercial rearing; the other treatments were Enriched (many...

  11. Muscle disorders and rehabilitation in canine athletes. (Neuromuscular diseases)

    | Contributor(s):: Steiss, J. E.

  12. Raising welfare standards for endurance riding. (UFAW Animal Welfare Series)

    | Contributor(s):: Loving, N. S.

    This chapter covers the welfare issues associated with the use of horses in endurance riding. Endurance riding is described as well as the inherent risks of the sport. Regulations and standards that are followed in endurance riding are presented. Measures to avoid metabolic consequences in...