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  1. Dogs Can't Cure Cancer

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    | Contributor(s):: Harold Herzog

    What a new study found about the effects of dog visitations on cancer patients.

  2. Public Feeding Interactions as Enrichment for Three Zoo-Housed Elephants

    | Contributor(s):: Fernandez, Eduardo J., Upchurch, Bruce, Hawkes, Nancy C.

  3. A Commentary on the Contemporary Issues Confronting Animal Assisted and Equine Assisted Interactions

    | Contributor(s):: Fine, A. H., Andersen, S. J.

  4. Canine Complements to Psychological First Aid

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    | Contributor(s):: Yvonne Eaton-Stull, Craig Sewall

    Psychological First Aid (PFA) is a well-established, evidence-informed behavioral health intervention designed for use by mental health and other disaster-relief responders to help support survivors following a disaster. Establishing connections, supporting adaptive coping, enhancing emotional...

  5. A Randomized Controlled Trial of Traditional Psychosocial and Canine-Assisted Interventions for Children with ADHD

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    | Contributor(s):: Sabrina E.B. Schuck, Natasha A. Emmerson, Maryam M. Abdullah, Aubrey H. Fine, Annamarie Stehli, Kimberley D. Lakes

    This study provides findings on the final main outcomes from a randomized controlled trial of psychosocial intervention with and without canine assisted intervention (CAI) for children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Eighty-eight children, ages 7-9 with ADHD, combined...

  6. Human-Animal Interactions in Zoos: What Can Compassionate Conservation, Conservation Welfare and Duty of Care Tell Us about the Ethics of Interacting, and Avoiding Unintended Consequences?

    | Contributor(s):: Learmonth, M. J.

  7. Human-animal-environment interactions as a context for youth social-emotional health and wellbeing: Practitioners' perspectives on processes of change, implementation, and challenges

    | Contributor(s):: Flynn, E., Denson, E. B., Mueller, M. K., Gandenberger, J., Morris, K. N.

  8. Human–marmoset interactions in a city park

    | Contributor(s):: Leite, Giovana C., Duarte, Marina H. L., Young, Robert J.

    Urban wildlife, frequently, comes into contact with human city dwellers and these interactions can be viewed positively or negatively by people. In the city of Belo Horizonte (Minas Gerais, Brazil) many city parks have groups of black-tufted marmosets (Callithrix penicillata), which interact with...