Pillars for successful operationalization of one health as an ecosystem approach: experience from a human-animal interface in the Maasai steppe in Tanzania
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gwakisa, P., George, J., Sindato, C., Ngonyoka, A., Nnko, H., Assenga, J., Kimera, S., Nessele, M. O.
Background: Solving complex public health challenges requires integrated approaches to health, such as One Health. A key element of the One Health approach is the interrelationship between human, animal and environmental health and the associated multistakeholder collaboration across many...
Ensuring ethical animal welfare research: are more ethics review committees the solution?
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Nielsen, B. L., Golledge, H. D. R., Chou, JenYun, Camerlink, I., Pongracz, P., Ceballos, M. C., Whittaker, A. L., Olsson, I. A. S.
The article discusses ways to ensure ethical animal welfare research, and suggests that more committees should improve accessibility, but other factors need to be considered as well. The article emphasizes that animal welfare researchers must think about the ethical aspects of their work from...
Developing and Planning a Protocol for Implementing Health Promoting Animal Assisted Interventions (AAI) in a Tertiary Health Setting
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Hamilton-Bruce, M. A., Young, J., Nottle, C., Hazel, S. J., Milton, A. G., McDowall, S., Mani, B., Koblar, S.
The Ottawa Charter identifies that multiple levels of government, non-government, community, and other organizations should work together to facilitate health promotion, including in acute settings such as hospitals. We outline a method and protocol to achieve this, namely an Action Research...
Therapeutic and Economic Benefits of Service Dogs Versus Emotional Support Dogs for Veterans With PTSD
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Richerson, Joan T., Wagner, Todd H., Abrams, Thad, Skelton, Kelly, Biswas, Kousick, Illarmo, Samantha, McSherry, Frances, Fallon, Michael T., Frakt, Austin, Pizer, Steven, Magruder, Kathryn M., Groer, Shirley, Dorn, Patricia A., Huang, Grant D., Stock, Eileen M.
Separation distress in a sample of rescued galgos form Spain
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Normando, S. R. C., Bertomoro, F., Bonetti, O.
Review: Animal husbandry and sustainable agriculture: is animal welfare (only) an issue of sustainability of agricultural production or a separate issue on its own?
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Wawrzyniak, D.
A mixed methods approach for measuring topic sensitivity in conservation
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ibbett, H., Jones, J. P. G., Dorward, L., Kohi, E. M., Dwiyahreni, A. A., Prayitno, K., Sankeni, S., Kaduma, J., McHomvu, J., Saputra, A. W., Sabiladiyni, H., Supriatna, J., St John, F. A. V.
Human-elephant coexistence challenges in Myanmar: an analysis of fatal elephant attacks on humans and elephant mortality
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Zaw, Min Thant, May, R., Roskaft, E.
How can we tackle interruptions to human-wildlife feeding management? Adding media campaigns to the wildlife manager's toolbox
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Griffin, L. L., Nolan, G., Haigh, A., Condon, H., O'Hagan, E., McDonnell, P., Kane, A., Ciuti, S.
Clinical application and feasibility of utilizing the PEDI-CAT to assess activity and participation among children receiving physical therapy incorporating hippotherapy
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Conroy, Susan, Evans, Trish, Butler-Moburg, Dana, Beuttler, Richard, Robinson, Janelle, Huebert, Matt, O Mahony, Erin, Grant-Beuttler, Marybeth
Bites monitoring in Aosta Valley from 2014 to 2020
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Villa, G. M., Trentin, C., Ragionieri, M.
Biomedical research with a Caribbean one-health perspective
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cheetham, S., Stone, D., Marancik, D., Kaplan, R. M., Olson, N. C.
Animal work before capitalism: Sheep's reproductive labor in the ancient South Caucasus
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Chazin, Hannah
The sexual behaviour in experimentally underfed bulls
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Wierzbowski, S.
Of 8 pairs of identical twins, one brother was fed 500 g protein daily and the other bull 700 g, from 18 mth of age. At 5 yr of age, live weight in the underfed bulls was 235 kg lower than in the others. Sexual behaviour, as assessed by total semen collection time, number of mounts/copulation,...
Preparation for the next pandemic: challenges in strengthening surveillance
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Chiu, K. H., Sridhar, S., Yuen, K. Y.
The devastating Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic indicates that early detection of candidates with pandemic potential is vital. However, comprehensive metagenomic sequencing of the total microbiome is not practical due to the astronomical and rapidly evolving numbers and species of...
The effectiveness of hippotherapy simulation exercises for muscle strength, disease activity and quality of life in sedentary adults with ankylosing spondylitis
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Salbaş, E., Karahan, A. Y.
INTRODUCTION/OBJECTIVE: Newly created systems called hippotherapy simulators (HS) mimic the primitive movements of a live horse. As they are new systems, research examining their usefulness has been well received. The aim of this study is to research the effects of HS on disease activity,...
'Pawing' uncertainty! how dogs attenuate the impact of daily hassles at work on uncertainty
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Junça-Silva, A.
PURPOSE: This study relied on the integrative model of uncertainty tolerance to delineate an argument proposing that daily hassles trigger uncertainty, and this influences adaptive performance. Furthermore, relying on the "furr-recovery method" -where interactions with dogs allow dog...
The effects of equine-assisted activities on execution function in children aged 7-8 years: A randomized controlled trial
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cheng, X., Zhen, K., Fan, Y., Tang, Q., Wu, H.
BACKGROUND: This study examines the effects of equine-assisted activity (EAA) training on executive functioning (EF) (inhibitory control, working memory, and cognitive flexibility) in children aged 7-8 years. METHODS: Twenty-Four healthy children aged 7-8 years with a 1:1 ratio of boys to girls...
Neuro Service Dogs Impacts on Community-Dwelling Persons with Mild to Moderate Dementia and Their Caregiver
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Vincent, C., Dumont, F. S., Achou, B., Brown, C., Bremault-Philips, S.
Parent and child mental health during COVID-19 in Australia: The role of pet attachment
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Shannon K. Bennetts, Sharinne B. Crawford, Tiffani J. Howell, Fiona Burgemeister, Catherine Chamberlain, Kylie Burke, Jan M. Nicholson
Restrictions, social isolation, and uncertainty related to the global COVID-19 pandemic have disrupted the ways that parents and children maintain family routines, health, and wellbeing. Companion animals (pets) can be a critical source of comfort during traumatic experiences, although changes...