Find information on common issues.
Ask questions and find answers from other users.
Suggest a new site feature or improvement.
Check on status of your tickets.
Veterans Assistance Dogs of Texas
0.0 out of 5 stars
Veterans Assistance Dogs of Texas is the dba service program of Kerrville Elks Charities, Inc. a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization that trains and donates service dogs to Disabled American...
Orchardview Stables in Wexford, Pennsylvania is a non-profit organization that makes horsemanship activities accessible to everyone possible in a safe, fun environment. Riders with special needs...
Because We Can - Because We Care
The horse industry uses fear and pain as a motivator when training the horse, hence the term, “Breaking the Horse”. BWC2 subscribes to a different philosophy with our TCR (Trust,...
Angeles en Cuatro Patas (Angels on Four Legs)
We are a rehabilitation center and nonprofit dedicated to children and adolescents with special physical and mental needs.
Angels on four legs began its activity over twenty-three years ago as an...
Animal Assisted Counseling of Colorado
Animal Assisted Counseling of Colorado (AACC) provides counseling services to individuals across the lifespan, ranging from children to adults, couples/partners, and families. We also partner with...
Equine assisted psychotherapy, also referred to as EAP, incorporates horses experientially for emotional growth and learning. Gaited Journeys offers a team of three, a horse specialist to assure...
Companions for Courage
As a part of the community outreach program of South Lake Animal League, Companions for Courage is 501(3)c non-profit group made up of volunteer teams comprising of a handler and a special Therapy...
The best college major you've never heard of: Ann Perkins at TEDxBozeman
| Videos | Contributor(s): Anne Perkins
Do you consider your pet part of your family? Have you ever been struck wondering about the unique bond between humans and domesticated animals? The relationship between humans and animals goes...
Animal-assisted activities: Results from a survey of top-ranked pediatric oncology hospitals
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Chubak, Jessica, Hawkes, Rene
Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing
Chubak, Jessica, Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue,...
A Narrative Review of Qualitative and Quantitative Research in Equine-assisted Social Work or Therapy – Addressing Gaps and Contradictory Results
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Catharina Carlsson
This article reviews the published literature narrative about equine-assisted or equine-facilitated social work or therapy, a growing area of interventions. The purpose is to shed light on gaps...
The Use of Animal-Assisted Interventions in Social Services: A Literature Synthesis
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Rebecca Sheluk
The field of Animal-Assisted Interventions (AAI’s) is emerging and developing steadily, however the available literature which addresses this field is limited. This literature synthesis...
K9th Circuit Program
The need for trauma sensitive courts is being recognized in courts throughout the nation. This need is clearly evident when children become involved in the court system as victims of abuse. To...
Canines for Disabled Kids
At Canines for Disabled Kids, we operate under one guiding mission: Supporting the creation of child-canine service teams to promote independence and social awareness. Public awareness and...
Horsefeathers Therapeutic Riding, NFP
Horsefeathers is a supportive treatment program for people of all ages and all abilities. All sessions are conducted one-on-one in a calm, non-competitive environment. Using the unique, powerful...
Abuse, Attachment and Animal Assisted Activities
| Theses | Contributor(s): Elizabeth Gallagher
In the effort to take responsibly and effect positive change in the lives of our children, we must begin by identifying and applying the most effective methods to help them overcome obstacles to...
Dawn of the centaur era? equine-based human development and a new age in the evolving history of human-horse relations
| Theses | Contributor(s): Christine Clarke
In the last decades of the twentieth century a new industry emerged from the practice of partnering people with horses in interactive activities for the purpose of mental-health therapy and human...
Equine Assisted Therapy Through The Eyes of a Child
| Theses | Contributor(s): Katherine McNutt
The focus of this study was to gain insight into the experiences of children who participate in equine assisted therapy (EAT). The study used a qualitative child-based approach focused on...
The horse as co-therapist in facilitating adolescent attachments
| Theses | Contributor(s): John Charles Rayment
This thesis integrates knowledge from four theoretical strands, classical attachment theory, the attachment disorder and treatment literature, neurological research, and animal assisted...
VA provides service dog benefits to Veterans with mental health disorders (August 18, 2016)
| Government Documents
VA announced that the "veterinary health benefit" program for service dogs (provides veterinary well-being and medical/surgical insurance plus some other reimbursements...
TAMER: Touch-guided Anxiety Management via Engagement with a Robotic Pet- Efficacy Evaluation and the First Steps of the Interaction Design
| Theses | Contributor(s): Yasaman Sadat Sefidgar
Anxiety disorders are widespread among children and adolescents, yet the existing treatments are effective for only a small proportion of the affected young population. We propose a novel idea for...