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Vegetarian, vegan, activist, radical: Using latent profile analysis to examine different forms of support for animal welfare: GPIR GPIR
Contributor(s):: Thomas, Emma F., Bury, Simon M., Louis, Winnifred R., Amiot, Catherine E., Molenberghs, Pascal, Crane, Monique F., Decety, Jean
Political conservatism and the exploitation of nonhuman animals: An application of system justification theory: GPIR GPIR
Contributor(s):: Hoffarth Mark, R., Azevedo, Flávio, Jost, John T.
The Case for Humane Education in Social Work Education
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| Contributor(s):: Cini Bretzlaff-Holstein
Humane education is a form of education focusing on the intersectionality between human rights, environmental preservation, and animal protection. It is a solution-focused discipline striving for a healthier world for people, the environment, and animals. The argument throughout this banded...
International Animal Protection Society Leadership: The Right People for the Right Issues
| Contributor(s):: Michelle Sinclair, Clive J.C. Phillips
As the increasing body of scientific information about the experiences of other species and their ability to suffer becomes available to those working within the field of animal welfare, the amount of potential issues to address also increases. Carefully choosing issues to address, and indeed...
One Heart Wild
One Heart Wild Education Sanctuary is a trauma informed nonprofit organization offering services that address the four pillars in humane education: human rights and well-being, animal protection and welfare, environmental stewardship, and cultural issues that affect an indvidual's...
Dieren in het geding : een juridisch-historische analyse van het verbod op dierenmishandeling
| Contributor(s):: E. C. de Bordes
In 1886 the Criminal Code first came into effect. It stipulated, in article 254, that maltreatment of an animal was a crime. Sanctions could be imprisonment for a period of up to three months, or a fine of 120 guilders at most. Maltreatment was not defined. The basic principle underlying the...
The Effects of a Summer Camp Program in China on Children's Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors Toward Animals: A Model for Conservation Education
| Contributor(s):: Sarah M. Bexell, Olga S. Jarrett, Xu Ping
This summative evaluation, conducted in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China, studied whether participation in a conservation education camp positively changed 8–12-year-old children’s (a) knowledge of how to protect animals, (b) care about animals, (c) propensity for environmental and...
Feb 24 2017
The “I Am NOT an Animal!” Symposium
Alternative Methods of Controlling Wildlife Populations
| Contributor(s):: Lindsay Aspin, Chantel McDowell, Rebecca Rocha, Julie M. Fagan
Every year New Jersey sets aside several days for a state-sponsored black bear hunt. We feel that this hunt is unnecessary, and that proper human behaviors will change black bear behavior, and ultimately decrease human-bear interactions. This way, humans are at peace, and bears are at peace, and...
Nov 15 2016
Can I protect the planet? How our daily decisions impact global biodiversity decline
Stepping up to the plate : animal welfare, veterinarians, and ethical conflicts
| Contributor(s):: Carol Anne Morgan
Veterinarians are often viewed as protectors of animals and veterinary organizations are quick to affirm that their member veterinarians value and promote animal welfare. Yet veterinarians sometimes appear to fail in their responsibility to promote the welfare of animals. Examples of this...
Introducing Livestock-Guarding Dogs
| Contributor(s):: Jay R. Lorenz
Livestock-guarding dogs are one of a variety of tools that sheep and goat producers are finding effective for preventing livestock losses to predators. Guarding dogs are used alone or in combination with other controls to keep predators out of flocks and herds.
Predicting the survival of woodland species in human-altered landscapes
| Contributor(s):: Kringen M. Henein
Rapid, large-scale anthropogenic landscape change increasingly challenges native species. The identification of factors affecting species persistence is needed to direct planning and land management.I designed an individual-based simulation model to examine the relationship among 3...
Understanding humane expectations : public and expert attitudes towards human-wildlife interactions
| Contributor(s):: Sara Dawn Dubois
The field of wildlife management has been on a collision course with societal values regarding animal use for some time. Although wildlife populations are still managed largely under the “North American model of wildlife conservation” to accommodate consumptive uses, many people,...
The Elephant in the Room: Detrimental Effects of Animals' Property Status on Standing in Animal Protection Cases
| Contributor(s):: Lisa Marie Morrish
Animals’ long-standing status as property serves to hinder many attempts to secure rights and protections for animals in the legal arena. Even within the realm of property law, states vary on how animals are viewed and protected. Because of these long-held views...
The quality of mercy: Organized animal protection in the United States, 1866--1930
| Contributor(s):: Unti, Bernard Oreste
Animal Shelter Programs and Policies
| Contributor(s):: Edwin J. Sayres
A discussion of policies and programs that, ideally, should be followed by humane societies in the operation of shelters and the limitations that are imposed by finances, local circumstances, and other factors is a substantial undertaking. I would like, first, to give you some background...
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....
Similarity or Difference as a Basis for Justice: Must Animals Be Like Humans to Be Legally Protected from Humans?
| Contributor(s):: Bryant, Taimie L.
Increasing our compassion footprint: the Animals’ Manifesto
| Contributor(s):: Bekoff, Marc