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  1. Canicross: La aventura de correr con tu perro | Diego Guevara Sánchez | TEDxCordoba

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    Diego es impulsor de la iniciativa CanRun, con la que une sus dos pasiones: la actividad física y el mundo de los perros. El canicross es un deporte único, que consiste en que las personas corran formando un equipo junto con sus perros. En su charla nos invita a conectarnos con...

  2. Cómo ser el mejor amigo del perro | Cristian Kuperbank | TEDxSanIsidro

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    De Comodoro Rivadavia,Chubut, pero criado en diferentes partes del país descubrió a los 14 años la pasión de trabajar con animales. Se despierta escuchando rock & roll y algunos lo llaman “El Rey del pollo al disco” pero viene desde su escuela canina...

  3. Perros que cambian vidas | Fernanda López Ayala & Nicolas Stupenengo | TEDxUCES

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      Fernanda López Ayala, llegó a Bocalán Argentina en 2012, entidad que se dedica al entrenamiento de perros de asistencia para personas con discapacidad motriz y niños con autismo, buscando mejorar la calidad de vida de su hermano. En el 2014 se formó en...

  4. African snakes: myths debunked | Marcel van Driel | TEDxLusaka

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    There are many myths about African snakes. In this talk, Marcel addresses the three most important ones by using logic and common sense. This talk was recorded at TEDxLusaka 2019: The power of togetherness held on 1st June 2019 at the NIPA Convention Centre. Marcel van Driel is a passionate...

  5. Horse Powered Healing | Jen Zoë Hall | TEDxOcala

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    What could you discover about yourself from a horse? What message could a 1200 pound animal that doesn’t talk give you?  After living the life we are told by the conventional wisdom that we should, do we end up fulfilled and truly happy? Does going to the right schools and getting...

  6. Where are the wild elephants supposed to go? | Paola Branco | TEDxUIdaho

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    As amazing as it would be if they did, animals don’t help save animals. People do…or don’t. African elephants are one of many animals that need to be saved. However, human-elephant conflicts are known to have occurred for many, many years, all over the African...

  7. TEDxJeonju - Jeong min Yoon - Animal Assisted Therapy / Activity & I.

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  8. Animal Aid- an end to mental health waiting lists | Amy Aylmer | TEDxDrogheda

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    Currently Ireland has the highest child girl suicide rates in the EU. Waiting lists to see a mental health professional for young adults under 18 are incomprehensible. Schools and colleges cannot hire counsellors fast enough. Although there are many reasons, theory's and explanations as to...

  9. Terapias realizadas con perros | Miguel de Prado | TEDxGijon

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    La actuación de las unidades caninas salvan muchas vidas. Su adiestramiento les permite en comunión con su monitor, localizar personas perdidas y ayudar en rescates. Pero también actúan como ayuda en terapias de recuperación. Miguel de Prado nos cuenta su...

  10. How therapy dogs can be an intervention tool for struggling readers | Karen Burns | TEDxSaltLakeCity

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    Learning to read is arguably one of the most important skills taught in school, and it is no surprise how challenging it can be. Karen Burns knows how the reading skills gap can affect someone for their entire life. In this poignant, and sometimes funny, talk, Karen tells us how man's best...

  11. "Can Tigers Tame Your Stress?" | Kevin Rose | TEDxWilmington

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    Kevin’s talk focuses on his efforts to help combat veterans turn down the stress after returning from war. Recalling his own intense anxiety from childhood, he shares his grandmother’s teachings of nature and using the five senses to feel calm. Through this connection to the natural...

  12. The 411 about service dogs | Emilia Rak | TEDxUAMonticello

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    Like thousands of Americans, Emilia Rak has a service dog. She believes that the regular discrimination she and other service dog handlers face largely occurs because the public is misinformed about them. In this educational talk, she provides listeners with all the information they need to...

  13. The Secret Life of Dogs | Julia Espinosa | TEDxUofT

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    Julia Espinosa challenges the anthropocentric view of how nonhuman animals sense and perceive the world, using domestic dogs as an example. Humans often view dogs as little humans. Yet, they are vastly different in some sensory abilities, such as sight and smell. By critically examining our...

  14. The Ties that Bind: One Health | Sharon Deem | TEDxGatewayArchSalon

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    Sharon discusses the idea of One World Health - plants, animals and humans need to find a path to balance. As man disrupts the natural systems it disrupts the health of other living things which in turn cause problems that were not obviously predictable. We need to be aware of the disruptions...

  15. O Poder da bondade dos animais. | Rafael e Messi | TEDxPassaunaPark

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    Os estudos de comportamento animal evoluíram com as novas interações sociais, trazendo referências como Messi e Rafael. O adestrador especialista em manejo comportamental de cães explica sobre a importância de seu companheiro que leva carinho,...

  16. What I Learned About Respect from Horses | Connie Crawford | TEDxBrownU

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    Connie Crawford is a lifelong horsewoman​. She practices Tom Dorrance’s approach to working with horses. Connie teaches and directs theatre at Brown University. She studied acting with Uta Hagen, Bobby Lewis and has performed in theaters across America. Connie connects across species. She...

  17. Problems of the Pets Industry in Japan | Mari Quintana | TEDxDoshishaU

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  18. Inspired by Horses: Finding Your Sweet Spot in Life | Jonathan Field | TEDxSanJuanIsland

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    During the past 20 Jonathan Field has been speaking and handling horses while teaching large groups of people to understand the nature of the horse. Participants quickly come to realize it's more about teaching the humans and helping them through their blocks than it is about the horse. By...

  19. The Animal Compassion Revolution has begun. | Erika Abrams | TEDxVIIT

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    Instilling a sense of compassion towards the mute animals and creating an awareness of animals' suffering and their desperate need of our help, Erika believes and has delivered it in the best way possible that enlists paths to ensure a secure future of the animals of our Nation. Erika...

  20. Homeless & Orphan Pets Exist | SIEW CHIN CHONG | TEDxSUC

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    AUNTY JIA JIA (CHONG SIEW CHIN) , the founder of the non-profit organization Persatuan Perlindungan dan Peliharaan Haiwan Terbiar Skudai - Homeless & Orphan Pets Exist (H.O.P.E.). She began to rescue stray animals in 2007. From early beginnings of 120 furkids, H.O.P.E. is now home to over...