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...
Investigating cruelty to animals in private and commercial settings
Contributor(s):: Catherine Mary Tiplady
This thesis examines animal abuse occurring in the context of domestic violence, among animals encountered by veterinarians in practice and in media broadcasts of animal cruelty. Whilst the focus on the thesis is on animal abuse within a domestic violence context, I have also studied...
The disturbing correlation between youth violence and animal cruelty
Contributor(s):: Sarah A. Matthews
In examining juvenile crime and violence, there appears to be a correlation between this violence and the crime of animal cruelty. To assist in supporting this hypothesis, as a society we can study and see that there is a known correlation between violent adult offenders and previous charges of...
The Connection between Animal Abuse and Family Violence: A Selected Annotated Bibliography
Contributor(s):: Sharon L. Nelson
This selected annotated bibliography assembles legal and social literature that examines the link between domestic violence and animal abuse. Drawing from an ever-growing body of written works dedicated to the issue, the bibliography presents the works that are most informative and useful to the...
Veterinary forensics giving a voice to those who cannot speak for themselves
Contributor(s):: Janel Brown
With television shows like CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, NCiS and Bones gaining popularity, the general public has become fascinated by the worlds of forensic science and law enforcement. Similarly, with shows like Animal Cops and Animal Precinct, the public has also become aware of the gravity...
Call to Action for Animals: Damian Marroquin at TEDxCarverMilitaryAcademy
Contributor(s):: Damian Marroquin
Damian wants the world have more empathy towards animals that are violently abused. Damian gives a heartfelt talk about how he learned of the abuse many animals suffers and what he plans to do about it. 16-year-old Damian Marroquin loves music, art, and spending time playing or listening to...
Proposal for an Animal Crimes Unit within the Milwaukee Police Department
Contributor(s):: Caroline Knitter
The incidence of animal abuse continues to rise in communities across this nation. The range of animal abuse crimes includes starvation and neglect, dog fighting, sexual abuse to malicious killing. Research indicates that crime against or involving animals often leads to crime against humans,...
The Perpetration of Adulthood Animal Abuse and Intimate Partner Violence in Men and Women Arrested for Domestic Violence
Contributor(s):: Jeniimarie Febres
Intimate partner violence (IPV) occurs at devastatingly high rates in the United States. The current interventions for perpetrators of IPV are limited in their effectiveness. Research regarding characteristics of perpetrators of IPV may provide needed insights about their aggression in order to...
Animal Cruelty and Elder Abuse
Contributor(s):: Edward F. Ansello
Do people who mistreat animals also mistreat humans? Over the course of time, does someone who mistreats small creatures “graduate” to abusing humans, especially vulnerable older adults?We’ve heard, of course, about the extreme, sociopathic murderers who escalated from...
Animal Oppression & Human Violence: Domesecration, Capitalism, and Global Conflict [Book review]
Contributor(s):: Wrenn, Corey
Kinder- und jugendpsychiatrisch auffällige Tierquäler: Ein Vergleich mit aggressiven Patienten der Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie.
Contributor(s):: Wochner, M, Klosinski, G
The treatment of animals
Contributor(s):: Passmore, John
The Relationship between Violence to Children and Violence to Animals An Ignored Link?
Contributor(s):: Boat, Barbara W
Childhood cruelty toward animals among criminals and noncriminals
Contributor(s):: Kellert, Stephen R, Felthous, Alan R
The Framing of Animal Cruelty by Animal Advocacy Organizations
Contributor(s):: Cary Williams
The purpose of this research project was to explore similarities and differences in framing activity of animal cruelty by animal advocacy organizations and to fill some of the gaps within the current literature. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Humane Society of the United States, and...
The assessment and treatment of children who abuse animals: The AniCare child approach
Contributor(s):: Shapiro, Kenneth, Randour, Mary Lou, Krinsk, Susan, Wolf, Joann L.
Law and Animal Maltreatment
Contributor(s):: Sylvester, Sandra R., von Fricken, Alexander G., Levitt, Lacey, Patronek, Gary, Grisso, Thomas
Methods for Forensic Animal Maltreatment Evaluations
Contributor(s):: Tedeschi, Philip, Levitt, Lacey, Patronek, Gary, Grisso, Thomas
The Relation of Animal Maltreatment to Aggression
Contributor(s):: Patterson-Kane, Emily, Levitt, Lacey, Patronek, Gary, Grisso, Thomas
Animal Maltreatment as a Social Problem
Contributor(s):: Patronek, Gary, Levitt, Lacey, Grisso, Thomas