Baby Steps: Minnesota Raises Certain Forms of Animal Cruelty to Felony Status
Contributor(s):: Corwin R. Kruse
The relationships between humans and animals are complex and contradictory; we welcome them into our homes and treat them as members of the family, yet we inflict upon them all manner of atrocities. Although laws prohibiting cruelty to animals exist in all...
Protecting Cats and Dogs in Order to Protect Humans: Making the Case for a Felony Companion Animal Statute in Mississippi
Contributor(s):: Deborah Challener
During the 2010 session of the Mississippi legislature, Senator Billy Hewes (R-Gulfport) introduced Senate Bill No. 2623 which, inter alia, made it a felony to "with malice torture, mutilate, maim, burn, starve, disfigure or kill any domesticated dog or cat." The penalty for a...
Bullies, Victims, and Animal Abusers: Do They Exhibit Similar Behavioral Difficulties?
Contributor(s):: Sanders, C. E., Henry, B. C., Giuliani, C. N., Dimmer, L. N.
Two hundred forty-four male undergraduate students enrolled in an introductory psychology class completed surveys assessing animal abuse tendencies, bullying behaviors, and victimization by bullying during their K-12 school experience. Participants also completed the Strengths and Difficulties...
Battered women's reports of their partners' and their children's cruelty to animals
Contributor(s):: Ascione, Frank R.
Colorado Alliance for Cruelty Prevention: Safe Pets, Safe Families, Safe Communities
Contributor(s):: Mickish, Janet, Schoen, Kathleen
Domestic violence and the abuse of pets: researching the link and its implications in Ireland
Contributor(s):: Allen, Mary, Gallagher, Barbara, Jones, Boyd
An exploration of animal abuse and animal abusers
Contributor(s):: Bickerstaff, Gretchen Joy
Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2008
[House Report 110-901][From the U.S. Government Printing Office]This bill makes it illegal to possess, ship, transport, purchase, sell, deliver, or receive any horse with the intent that it be slaughtered for human consumption. The bill also makes it illegal to engage in the above conduct with...
Bullying and animal abuse: Is there a connection?
Contributor(s):: Henry, B. C., Sanders, C. E.
Functional links between intimate partner violence and animal abuse: Personality features and representations of aggression
Contributor(s):: Gupta, M.
Animal Abuse, Family Violence, and Child Wellbeing: A Review
Contributor(s):: McPhedran, Samara
Rural and Urban Differences in the Commission of Animal Cruelty
Contributor(s):: Tallichet, Suzanne E., Hensley, Christopher
Domestic violence and animal cruelty: Untangling the web of abuse
Contributor(s):: Faver, Catherine A., Strand, Elizabeth B.
The development of the PET scale for the measurement of physical and emotional tormenting against animals in adolescents
Contributor(s):: Baldry, A. C.