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  1. Land Management and the American Mustang

    Contributor(s):: Sharp, Gwen, Wade, Lisa

  2. 動物介在活動と療法に関する教育研究プログラム(平成18年度教育学習方法改善支援経費報告)

    Contributor(s):: Mitsuaki Ohta

    平成14年より行われている動物介在活動・療法(AAT/AAA)教育プログラムは,AAT/AAAに関わる人材を育てるために行動学者,人と動物の関係学の研究者,動物福祉の研究者,獣医師,心理学者,精神科医,心理療法士らにより実施され,2年間で修了する継続的な教育カリキュラムである。Dennis C. Turner博士(institute for applied Ethology and Animal Psychology所長,スイス,本学客員教授)によって開発されたこのプログラムは,1998年に行われたプラハでのIAHAIO (international Association of...

  3. Denver Pet Partners

    Denver Pet Partners (DPP) is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to advancing the Human-Animal Bond in order to improve the quality of life, benefit human-animal interaction and enhance animal-assisted interaction (AAI) services in Colorado. Founded in 2001, we are inclusive of AAI...

  4. Conservation for Whom? Elephant Conservation and Elephant Conservationists in Thailand

    Contributor(s):: Suphawat Laohachaiboon

    This paper traces the historical development of elephant conservation in Thailand through the exploration of two interrelated state organizations: the Thai Elephant Conservation Center (TECC) and the National Elephant Institute (NEI). By examining their ideological construction, policies and...

  5. A legend still lives as sled dogs race across the snows

    Contributor(s):: Doherty, Jim

  6. Dogs and the Making of the American State: Voluntary Association, State Power, and the Politics of Animal Control in New York City, 1850–1920

    Contributor(s):: Wang, Jessica

  7. Fleshing Out The Evidence: From Archaic Dog Burials To Historic Dog Feasts

    Contributor(s):: Oberholtzer, Cath

  8. The agricultural mechanization controversy of the interwar years

    Contributor(s):: Olmstead, Alan L., Rhode, Paul W.

  9. The Chinle Dog Shoots: Federal Governance and Grass-roots Politics in Postwar Navajo Country

    Contributor(s):: Johnson Jr, Khalil Anthony

  10. Do you see what i see? Can non-experts with minimal training reproduce expert ratings in behavioral assessments of working dogs?

    Contributor(s):: Fratkin, J. L., Sinn, D. L., Thomas, S., Hilliard, S., Olson, Z., Gosling, S. D.

    Working-dog organizations often use behavioral ratings by experts to evaluate a dog's likelihood of success. However, these experts are frequently under severe time constraints. One way to alleviate the pressure on limited organizational resources would be to use non-experts to assess dog...

  11. Environmental subsidiarity as a guiding principle for forestry governance: application to payment for ecosystem services and REDD+ architecture

    Contributor(s):: Anguita, P. M. de, Martin, M. A., Clare, A.

    This article describes and proposes the "environmental subsidiarity principle" as a guiding ethical value in forestry governance. Different trends in environmental management such as local participation, decentralization or global governance have emerged in the last two decades at the global,...

  12. Risk assessment of genetically modified food and neoliberalism: an argument for democratizing the regulatory review protocol of the Food and Drug Administration

    Contributor(s):: Meghani, Z.

    The primary responsibility of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is to protect public health by ensuring the safety of the food supply. To that end, it sometimes conducts risk assessments of novel food products, such as genetically modified (GM) food. The FDA describes its regulatory...

  13. The diverse values and motivations of Vermont farm to institution supply chain actors

    Contributor(s):: Conner, D. S., Sevoian, N., Heiss, S. N., Berlin, L.

    Farm to institution (FTI) efforts aim to increase the amount of locally produced foods, typically fruits and vegetables, served by institutions such as schools, colleges, hospitals, senior meal sites, and correctional facilities. Scholars have cited these efforts as contributing to public health...

  14. The leading Canadian NGOs' discourse on fish farming: from ecocentric intuitions to biocentric solutions

    Contributor(s):: Pigeon, L. E., Letourneau, L.

    The development of the aquaculture industry in Canada has triggered a conflict of a scope never seen before. As stated in Young and Matthews' The Aquaculture Controversy, this debate has "mushroomed over the past several decades to become one of the most bitter and stubborn face-offs over...

  15. Erin Pickerel

    https://habricentral.org/members/2534

  16. Feb 21 2015

    Southern California Pet Expo

    WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT AT AN AMAZING PET EXPO? Tons of ExhibitorsFabulous Prize Giveaways & Fun for both the Two-Legged AND Four-LeggedAdopt! Dozens of Rescue Groups and a Mega-Adoption...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/278

  17. Our Challenge and Our Opportunity

    Contributor(s):: Coleman Burke

    The other day you probably all read of the death of Gavin Maxwell, who produced that delightful "Ring of Bright Water." He said, "Stage one on the way to understanding human beings is an understanding and affection for animals." Fit this in with the statement from Proverbs....

  18. A Strategy for Dog-Owner Education

    Contributor(s):: Ian Dunbar

    By conservative estimates, the humane societies and societies for the prevention of cruelty to animals in the United States euthanize over 15 million pets each year. It is a great shame that people who have devoted their lives to animals should be forced to destroy the majority of animals that...

  19. Animal welfare in disaster management

    Contributor(s):: Vroegindewey, G.

  20. 'Status dogs' and gangs

    Contributor(s):: Harding, Simon