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Post-communist canine: a feminist approach to women and dogs in canine performance sports in Poland
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| Journal Articles | 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...
Practices and perceptions of animal contact and associated health outcomes in pregnant women and new mothers
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Weng, HsinYi, Ankrom, K.
Companion animals play an important role in our society. However, pregnant women and new mothers might have specific concerns about animal-associated health outcomes because of their altered...
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...
Urban Animals: Human-Poultry Relationships in Later Post-Medieval Belfast
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): B. Tyr Fothergill
Live animals were a ubiquitous feature of post-medieval cities and provided a variety of products to a broad cross-section of society. Poultry species were portable and accessible to people of...
The Connection between Animal Abuse and Family Violence: A Selected Annotated Bibliography
| Reports | Contributor(s): Sharon L. Nelson
This selected annotated bibliography assembles legal and social literature that examines the link between domestic violence and animal abuse. Drawing from an ever-growing body of written works...
‘I'd rather wear out than rust out’: autobiologies of ageing equestriennes
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Davis, Dona L., Maurstad, Anita, Dean, Sarah
Ageing & Society
The human-animal bond between domestically abused women and their companion animals do pets: affect a woman's decision making?
| Theses | Contributor(s): Debbie McBride
This research will investigate the dynamics of human-perpetrated violence towards women and their companion animals. A small body of research indicates that abusers often threaten, hurt, or kill...
Animal assisted therapy: a look at the benefits of integrating therapy dogs into the treatment of adult women suffering from sexual assault related PTSD
| Theses | Contributor(s): Megan House
Based on the statistical evidence listed above, the Cleveland Rape Crisis Center (2014) suggests sexual assault is becoming an epidemic in the United States. In regard to the statistical evidence,...
A narrative exploration of the meaning of companion animals throughout the lives of non-institutionalized elderly widows living alone
| Theses | Contributor(s): Teresa Angela Stokowski
The purpose of this study was to explore the meaning of companion animals throughout the lives of non-institutionalized elderly widows living alone. Three widows ranging in age from 70 to 85 were...
4-H Women and Their Horses: An Extraordinary Relationship with an Extraordinary Animal
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Janet Kiser Lambarth
There is minimal research on the large animal-human companionship bond. The purposes of the phenomenological study reported here were to identify the meaning of the relationship between women and...
The ongoing impact of domestic violence on animal welfare
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Catherine M. Tiplady, Deborah B. Walsh, J.c. Phillips
A study of five women who had left violent relationships six months previously was undertaken to elicit information on the importance of companion animals during the violence and subsequent...
The roles of pet dogs and cats in human courtship and dating
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gray, P. B., Volsche, S. L., Garcia, J. R., Fisher, H. E.
What role do companion animals play in the dating lives of single adults? As dogs and cats are increasingly viewed as family members, a person's pets may wield significant influence in partner...
Dedicated to Descartes' Niece: The Women's Movement in the Nineteenth Century and Anti-Vivisection
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kalechofsky, Roberta
Between the Species: A Journal of Ethics
Schweitzer Center of the San Francisco Bay Institute/Congress of Cultures
Voices from behind prison walls: the impact of training service dogs on women in prison
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Minton, C. A., Perez, P. R., Miller, K.
This study investigated the effects that training service dogs had on women in a multi-level security prison in California. Through semi-structured interviews, the inmates discussed the challenges...
Gender and power in narratives of "Natural Horsemanship": the production of "prey-identified masculinity"
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Tom, E.
It is widely recognized by equestrians that Natural Horsemanship has helped to create better lives for horses, but what are the effects of the discipline among humans? The narratives of the...
The Dog narratives: Benefits of the human-animal bond for women with HIV
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kabel, A., Khosla, N., Teti, M.
Journal of HIV/AIDS & social services
The University of Missouri's School of Health Professions, 511 Clark...
Experiences of childless women with grief after losing a pet: A phenomenological study
| Theses | Contributor(s): Woolledge, Jeanie