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  1. Transforming Trauma: Resilience and Healing Through Our Connections With Animals

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    Books | Contributor(s): Philip Tedeschi, Molly Anne Jenkins

    Have you ever looked deep into the eyes of an animal and felt entirely known? Often, the connections we share with non-human animals represent our safest and most reliable relationships, offering unique and profound opportunities for healing in periods of hardship. This book focuses on research...

  2. Diary of A Service Dog (Dropout)

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    Books | Contributor(s): Kristen An Horton, Heidi Anne Horton Pittman

    My name is Granger. I am a Labrador Retriever. I want to be a service dog. It is not always easy. This is my story. (Human's note: The most important take away is that the public, children and adults, need to learn how to not interact with service dogs. As Granger says, “I’m...

  3. Human–Black Bear Conflicts: A Review of Common Management Practices

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    Books | Contributor(s): Carl W. Lackey, Stewart W. Breck, Brian F. Wakeling, Bryant White

    The objective of this monograph is to provide wildlife professionals, who respond to human–bear conflicts, with an appraisal of the most common techniques used for mitigating conflicts as well as the benefits and challenges of each technique in a single document. Most human–black...

  4. 4-H humane animal care guidelines

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  5. One Health and Zoonoses

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    Books | Contributor(s): John Mackenzie (editor), Martyn Jeggo (editor)

  6. People -- Marine Mammal Interactions

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    Books | Contributor(s): Andrew Butterworth (editor), Mark P. Simmonds (editor)

    Our relationships with marine mammals are complex. We have used them as resources, and in some places this remains the case; viewed them as competitors and culled them (again ongoing in some localities); been so captivated and intrigued by them that we have taken them into captivity for our...

  7. Dogs & Society: Anglo-American Sociological Perspectives (1865-1934)

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    Books | Contributor(s): Michael R. Hill, Mary Jo Deegan

    HUMANS AND DOGS have a long, wonderful and sometimes problematic association. At a personal level, dogs have been integral to our lives, and our parents’ lives, for as long as the two of us can remember. As sociologists, we also recognize that dogs are important at the macro level. Here,...

  8. Animals and the shaping of modern medicine: One health and its histories

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    Books | Contributor(s): Abigail Woods, Michael Bresalier, Angela Cassidy, Rachel Mason Dentinger

    Part of the Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Modern History book series (MBSMH)

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    Books | Contributor(s): Patrick Mulligan

  10. Animal Assisted Play Therapy

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    Books | Contributor(s): Risë VanFleet, Tracie Faa-Thompson

    Animal Assisted Play Therapy™ is the culmination of the authors' combined 75 years of experience working with animals as a part of their therapeutic practice. Professional practitioners, as well as the paraprofessionals who work in tandem with them, will find this book of enormous...

  11. Until Tuesday: a wounded warrior and the golden retriever who saved him

    Books | Contributor(s): Luis Carlos Montalván, Bret Witter

  12. The ethology of domestic animals: an introductory text

    Books | Contributor(s): Jensen, P.

    This third edition book with 19 chapters on domestic animal ethology is divided into two parts: Part A contains the basic elements of animal behaviour (chapter I, the study of animal behaviour and its application; chapter II, behaviour genetics, evolution and domestication; chapter III,...

  13. Foucault and animals

    Books | Contributor(s): Chrulew, M., Wadiwel, D. J.

    Foucault and Animals is the first collection of its kind to explore the relevance of Michel Foucault's thought for the question of the animal. Chrulew and Wadiwel bring together essays from emerging and established scholars that illuminate the place of animals and animality within Foucault's...

  14. (INTRODUCTION) Leaders of the Pack: Women and the Future of Veterinary Medicine

    Books | Contributor(s): Julie Kumble, Donald F. Smith

    From dog dentist to dean, the image of a veterinary leader is different for all of us. I might picture a laboratory pathologist deep into her research while you imagine a board-certified equine surgeon who also directs her multi-doctor practice like NASA ground control. Someone else envisions a...

  15. Wild Neighbors : The Humane Approach to Living with Wildlife

    Books | Contributor(s): John Hadidian

    Wild Neighbors provides practical, humane, and effective advice on how to share living space with 35 of the most common species, from alligators to woodpeckers, found in the lower 48 states. Advice focuses on how to: properly and accurately define a wildlife problem; determine what type of animal...

  16. Investigating human/animal relations in science, culture and work

    Books | Contributor(s): Tora Holmberg

    How can we make sense of the ambiguous and historically shifting characteristics of human/animal relations? How can these relations be analysed in terms of power and hierarchies intersecting with gender, race, class and nationality?  This collection of essays, derived from a Nordic workshop...

  17. Exploring the animal turn: Human-animal relations in science, society and culture

    Books | Contributor(s): Erika Andersson Cederholm, Amelie Björck, Kristina Jennbert, Ann-Sofie Lönngren

    Animals' omnipresence in human society makes them both close to and ye tremarkably distant from humans. Human and animal lives have always been entangled, but the way we see and practice the relationships between humans and animals - as close, intertwined, or clearly separate - varies from...

  18. Carver's repository, forge and horse infirmary

    Books | Contributor(s): James Carver

    Veterinary science: being an address to the gentlemen, farmers and graziers of Long Island, shewing in a brief view the importance of introducing this branch of domestic science, with a view of ameliorating the diseases of that noble animal the horse

  19. Animal Metropolis: Histories of Human-Animal Relations in Urban Canada

    Books | Contributor(s): Joanna Dean, Darcy Ingram, Christabelle Sethna

    Animal Metropolis brings a Canadian perspective to the growing field of animal history, ranging across species and cities, from the beavers who engineered Stanley Park to the carthorses who shaped the city of Montreal. Some essays consider animals as spectacle: orca captivity in Vancouver, polar...

  20. The objectification of animals

    Books | Contributor(s): Felix Mariano Vallejos

    Motivated by the obvious naturalization of the mistreatment of nonhuman species, it manifests in everyday areas such as food, clothing, sport and entertainment, the present work aims to address the relationship between man and animals, starting with the following question: Why do we objectify...