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  1. Training School Counselors and Nurses to Enhance Collaboration Through Animal-Assisted Therapy

    Contributor(s): Yordy, B. M., Tuttle, M., Meyer, J. M.

  2. Dogs’ Stay in a Pet Hotel – Salivary Cortisol Level and Adaptation to New Conditions

    Contributor(s): Wojtaś, Justyna, Garbiec, Aleksandra, Karpiński, Mirosław, Czyżowski, Piotr

  3. Pilot Program for Veterans With PTSD to Train Service Dogs

    Contributor(s): Suran, M.

    2022Jama3272019490098-748410.1001/jama.2022.7450engtext

  4. Aggressiveness, ADHD-like behaviour, and environment influence repetitive behaviour in dogs

    Contributor(s): Sulkama, S., Salonen, M., Mikkola, S., Hakanen, E., Puurunen, J., Araujo, C., Lohi, H.

  5. Associations between osteoarthritis and duration and quality of night-time rest in dogs

    Contributor(s): Smith, Melissa, Mendl, Michael, Murrell, Joanna C.

  6. Therapy Dogs Help Ease Pain, Anxiety in ED Patients

    Contributor(s): Rosenberg, K.

  7. Development of the Pet Owner Connectedness Scale (POCS)

    Contributor(s): Oliva, Jessica Lee, Johnston, Kim Louise

  8. Bringing human-animal interaction to sport: Potential impacts on athletic performance

    Contributor(s): Marvin, S., Sorenson, K., Stevens, J. R.

  9. Companion Dog Routine Inventory: Scale Validation and the Effect of Routine on the Human–Dog Relationship

    Contributor(s): Luna-Cortés, Gonzalo

  10. Intranasal oxytocin studies on dogs might not be double-blind

    Contributor(s): Kis, Anna, Bolló, Henrietta, Gergely, Anna, Topál, József

  11. Effect of Tranquil and Active Video Representations of an Unfamiliar Dog on Subjective Mental States

    Contributor(s): Ein, Natalie, Reed, Maureen J., Vickers, Kristin

  12. The effect of pet therapy on the stress and social anxiety levels of disabled children: A randomized controlled trial

    Contributor(s): Demiralay, Ş, Keser, İ

  13. Effects of animal-assisted therapy on patients with dementia: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

    Contributor(s): Chen, H., Wang, Y., Zhang, M., Wang, N., Li, Y., Liu, Y.

  14. Is there hope beyond fear? Effects of social rehabilitation on unsocialised stray dogs

    Contributor(s): Casaca, Miriam, Morello, Gabriela M., Magalhães, Tatiana, Olsson, I. Anna S., Vieira de Castro, Ana Catarina

  15. Investigation into owner-reported differences between dogs born in versus imported into Canada

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): von Rentzell, K. A., van Haaften, K., Morris, A., Protopopova, A.

    Over 1 million dogs are imported into the United States and roughly 340,000 dogs into the United Kingdom yearly. Although the official number of dogs arriving to Canada is currently unknown, local animal professionals estimate that thousands of dogs are imported into Canada each year. Dog...

  16. Breed group differences in the unsolvable problem task: Herding dogs prefer their owner, while solitary hunting dogs seek stranger proximity

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Van Poucke, Enya, Höglin, Amanda, Jensen, Per, Roth, Lina S. V.

    The communicating skills of dogs are well documented and especially their contact-seeking behaviours towards humans. The aim of this study was to use the unsolvable problem paradigm to investigate differences between breed groups in their contact-seeking behaviours towards their owner and a...

  17. Breed group differences in the unsolvable problem task: Herding dogs prefer their owner, while solitary hunting dogs seek stranger proximity

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Van Poucke, Enya, Höglin, Amanda, Jensen, Per, Roth, Lina S. V.

    The communicating skills of dogs are well documented and especially their contact-seeking behaviours towards humans. The aim of this study was to use the unsolvable problem paradigm to investigate differences between breed groups in their contact-seeking behaviours towards their owner and a...

  18. The Impact of Service Dogs on Military Veterans and (Ex) First Aid Responders With Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): van Houtert, E. A. E., Rodenburg, T. B., Vermetten, E., Endenburg, N.

    Due to its novelty and lack of empirical study it remains unclear if a service dog truly mitigates the burden of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms. To cross sectionally investigate the effect of service dogs on veterans and first aid responders with PTSD, we studied subjective and...

  19. Assessing the effectiveness of animal-assisted therapy on alleviation of anxiety in pre-school children: A randomized controlled trial

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Tahan, M., Saleem, T., Sadeghifar, A., Ahangri, E.

    OBJECTIVE & BACKGROUND: Human-animal interactions are considered as being valuable and beneficial for the psychological health. Recently Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) has been included for client-therapist interaction. The purpose of the present study was to assess the effectiveness of...

  20. Is Dog Owner Obesity a Risk Factor for Canine Obesity? A "One-Health" Study on Human-Animal Interaction in a Region with a High Prevalence of Obesity

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Suarez, L., Bautista-Castaño, I., Peña Romera, C., Montoya-Alonso, J. A., Corbera, J. A.

    Obesity in humans is a growing global problem and is one of the greatest public health challenges we face today. Most researchers agree that, as in humans, the incidence in the companion animal population is also increasing. The aim of this study was to evaluate the risk factors contributing to...