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Randomized Trial Examining Effects of Animal Assisted Intervention and Stress Related Symptoms on College Students' Learning and Study Skills
Contributor(s):: Pendry, P., Carr, A. M., Gee, N. R., Vandagriff, J. L.
The Effect of Pet Ownership on ESL Students' U.S. Academic Success
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| Contributor(s):: Emily Benjumea
This study examines the academic success of English as a second language (ESL) students based on ownership of and/or relationship with a pet, due to pets’ ability to benefit and support their owners. A survey was compiled for middle school, ESL students in the Fayetteville, Arkansas...
METHODS FOR MULTISPECIES ANTHROPOLOGY: Thinking with Salmon Otoliths and Scales
| Contributor(s):: Swanson, Heather Anne
The Effects of Canine Therapy on Academics, Behavior, and Motivation of Students
| Contributor(s):: Maria Rector
The purpose of this study was to determine whether canine therapy provided by the B.A.R.K.S. program was effective in increasing reading achievement, impacting the motivation of students while participating in therapy, and decreasing off-task behaviors in the classroom. This study focused on...
Equine education programs and related studies as found in colleges and universities in the United States
| Contributor(s):: Carol Louise Wright Parmenter
This study was undertaken to determine the nature and scope of equine education programs being offered in the colleges and universities throughout the country and the attitudes of specialists toward these programs. The schools participating in this study were selected after an extensive review of...
Incorporating veterinary science CDE standards into current companion animal science course
| Contributor(s):: Elizabeth Ammon
To allow students to reach the full potential of the three-ring agriculture education model, students must excel in all three categories: FFA (formally Future Farmers of America), Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE) and the classroom/laboratory. SAE experience begins at the local level....
Oct 22 2016
2016 International Conference on Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine (ICASVM)
Educational Value of Human-Animal Interactions
| Contributor(s):: Sara Adamczak
Human-animal interactions are inherently multi-disciplinary. However, the influence of human-animal interactions on academic achievement has yet to be evaluated in the literature. Although it has been suggested that animals influence the development of human intelligence (Shepard, 1978), this...
On the Respectful Use of Animals
| Contributor(s):: Garthoff, J. O. N.
| Contributor(s):: Hershey, Darcy, Crawford, Abby, Bass, Cindy
Association between pet-keeping and asthma in school children
| Contributor(s):: Medjo, Biljana, Atanaskovic-Markovic, Marina, Nikolic, Dimitrije, Spasojevic-Dimitrijeva, Brankica, Ivanovski, Petar, Djukic, Slobodanka
Is There Still Hope for a Scholastic Ontology of Biological Species?
| Contributor(s):: Dumsday, Travis
Bitch, Bitch, Bitch: Personal Criticism, Feminist Theory, and Dog-writing
| Contributor(s):: McHugh, Susan
Twelve Uneasy Pieces on Research and Therapy
| Contributor(s):: Richardson, Laurel
New Call for Proposals, Waltham Human-Animal Interaction Research Programme
Forum › general-discussion › new-initiatives--projects
Waltham recently announced the availability of approximately $524,000 to fund two high quality studies investigating the impact of companion animals on human cognition or academic outcomes. More...
Institute for the Study of Human-Animal Relationships (ISHAR)
Canisius College affirms its strong commitment to the advancement of ethical thought as it pertains to mankind’s relationship with nature and the other species with which we share the planet. The Canisius College Institute for the Study of Human-Animal Relationships (ISHAR) is at the...
And then the dog died
| Contributor(s):: Kaufman, Kenneth R., Kaufman, Nathaniel D.
Childhood grief and mourning of family and friends may have immediate and long-lasting consequences including depression, anxiety, social withdrawal, behavioral disturbances, and school underachievement. Childhood pet bereavement is no less important, because the pet is often considered a member...