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  1. Evaluation of the association between attendance at veterinary hospital-based puppy socialisation classes and long-term retention in the home

    Contributor(s): Schulkey, R., DePorter, T., Denenberg, S.


  2. No better than flipping a coin: reconsidering canine behaviour evaluations in animal shelters

    Contributor(s): Patronek, G. J., Bradley, J., Denenberg, S.


  3. Predicting aggressive behaviour: which factors influence biting and what is the use of temperament tests?

    Contributor(s): Schoening, B., Denenberg, S.


  4. Having bitten is no one-way ticket for dogs: rehabilitation possibilities and principles

    Contributor(s): Schoening, B., Fechner, L.


  5. The study of animal behaviour and its applications

    Contributor(s): Jensen, P.

    This chapter provides a brief overview of the historical background and of the various fields into which ethology has branched over the decades. The field that is of most interest in this book is the application of ethology in the study of animals utilized by man.

  6. Relationship among cat-owner bond, cat behaviour problems and cat environment conditions: a study with 1553 Spanish cat owners

    Contributor(s): Bulgakova, N.


  7. Bonding between pet and pet owner. Animal health: a breakpoint in economic development?

    Contributor(s): HJ Teoh, SK Cheong, PC Suttiwan, V Borvonsin

     The interactions between 200 pet owners and their pets were observed in this study. In general, the study also found that the more social support the pet provided for their owner, the stronger the emotional bond between pet and owner. Pet owners were also asked to say how...

  8. Using Interactions Between Children and Companion Animals to Build Skills in Self-Regulation and Emotion Regulation

    Contributor(s): Wanda Boyer

  9. The veterinarian's role in pet loss: grief education, support, and facilitation

    Contributor(s): L.S. Lagoni, S. Hetts, S.J. Withrow

  10. Human-cat interactions: relationships with, and breed differences between, non-pedigree, Persian and Siamese cats [Pets, families and interactions]

    Contributor(s): Dennis C. Turner

  11. The cat people revisited

    Contributor(s): V. D. Volkan

  12. End of Life Considerations

    Contributor(s): K Dobbs, V Adams

  13. "Genetics and the Social Behavior of the Dog" Revisited: Searching for Genes Relating to Personality in Dogs.

    Contributor(s): Enikõ Kubinyi, Mária Sasvári-Székely, Adám Miklósi

  14. Canine development and socialization

  15. Search and Rescue Dogs

    Contributor(s): J. J. Ensminger

  16. Crisis and disaster response counseling with therapy animals

    Contributor(s): C. K. Chandler

  17. Pet ownership and health

    Contributor(s): Judith M. Siegel

  18. Some recent work on the psychotherapeutic value of caged birds with older people

    Contributor(s): RA Mugford, JG M'Comisky

  19. Human/Farm Animal Relationships

    Contributor(s): Jack L. Albright

    There are various combinations of human beings and farm animals. This paper attempts to evaluate those few studies of humans handling farm animals within a prescribed environment. Personality traits of dairy farmers and livestock people as determined by the Eysenck Personality Inventory (Eysenck...

  20. The Wolf and the Animal Lover

    Contributor(s): Martin Drenthen

    For Aristotle a true friendship can only exist between free human beings, because true friendship is based on a shared understanding of the good. Yet today, some animal philosophers argue that friendships can exist between humans and animals, maybe not in Aristotle’s sense of the word but...