Animals and the shaping of modern medicine: One health and its histories
| Contributor(s):: Abigail Woods, Michael Bresalier, Angela Cassidy, Rachel Mason Dentinger
Part of the Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Modern History book series (MBSMH)
Animal Assisted Play Therapy
| Contributor(s):: Risë VanFleet, Tracie Faa-Thompson
Animal Assisted Play Therapy™ is the culmination of the authors' combined 75 years of experience working with animals as a part of their therapeutic practice. Professional practitioners, as well as the paraprofessionals who work in tandem with them, will find this book of enormous...
Until Tuesday: a wounded warrior and the golden retriever who saved him
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| Contributor(s):: Luis Carlos Montalván, Bret Witter
Wild Neighbors : The Humane Approach to Living with Wildlife
| Contributor(s):: John Hadidian
Wild Neighbors provides practical, humane, and effective advice on how to share living space with 35 of the most common species, from alligators to woodpeckers, found in the lower 48 states. Advice focuses on how to: properly and accurately define a wildlife problem; determine what type of animal...
Investigating human/animal relations in science, culture and work
| Contributor(s):: Tora Holmberg
How can we make sense of the ambiguous and historically shifting characteristics of human/animal relations? How can these relations be analysed in terms of power and hierarchies intersecting with gender, race, class and nationality? This collection of essays, derived from a Nordic workshop...
Exploring the animal turn: Human-animal relations in science, society and culture
| Contributor(s):: Erika Andersson Cederholm, Amelie Björck, Kristina Jennbert, Ann-Sofie Lönngren
Animals' omnipresence in human society makes them both close to and ye tremarkably distant from humans. Human and animal lives have always been entangled, but the way we see and practice the relationships between humans and animals - as close, intertwined, or clearly separate - varies from...
Carver's repository, forge and horse infirmary
| Contributor(s):: James Carver
Veterinary science: being an address to the gentlemen, farmers and graziers of Long Island, shewing in a brief view the importance of introducing this branch of domestic science, with a view of ameliorating the diseases of that noble animal the horse
Animal Metropolis: Histories of Human-Animal Relations in Urban Canada
| Contributor(s):: Joanna Dean, Darcy Ingram, Christabelle Sethna
Animal Metropolis brings a Canadian perspective to the growing field of animal history, ranging across species and cities, from the beavers who engineered Stanley Park to the carthorses who shaped the city of Montreal. Some essays consider animals as spectacle: orca captivity in Vancouver, polar...
The objectification of animals
| Contributor(s):: Felix Mariano Vallejos
Motivated by the obvious naturalization of the mistreatment of nonhuman species, it manifests in everyday areas such as food, clothing, sport and entertainment, the present work aims to address the relationship between man and animals, starting with the following question: Why do we objectify...
Green Chimneys at Work (A How-to Manual)
Green Chimneys at Work (A How-to Manual) is set up as a collection of articles, answered questions, papers and anecdotes. It does not have to be read from cover to cover. The reader can open the manual at any point and begin reading. Its purpose is to give the reader a solid,...
Animal Cruelty and Freedom of Speech: When Worlds Collide
| Contributor(s):: Abigail Perdue, Randall Lockwood
A collaboration between an attorney and an animal protection advocate, this work utilizes the extremely controversial and high-profile “crush video” case, US v. Stevens, to explore how American society attempts to balance the protection of free speech and the prevention of...
Field Manual of Wildlife Diseases: General Field Procedures and Diseases of Birds
| Contributor(s):: Milton Friend (editor), J. Christian Franson (editor)
The “Field Manual of Wildlife Diseases: General Field Procedures and Diseases of Birds” presents practical, current information and insights about wild bird illnesses and the procedures to follow when ill birds are found or epidemics occur. Section 1 of the Manual provides information about...
Your ideal cat: insights into breed and gender differences in cat behavior
| Contributor(s):: Benjamin L. Hart, Lynette A. Hart
For a happy relationship with your cat, go beyond the looks and make your pick based on demonstrated breed behavior. This is the advice of the Harts, two experts in animal communication and behavior, whose new book takes the process of selecting a cat to the next level by offering data-based...
Pets and mental health
| Contributor(s):: Cusack, Odean
The human-animal bond and grief
| Contributor(s):: Lagoni, Laurel, Hetts, Suzanne, Butler, Carolyn
This book is based on the teaching programme at the Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine. It is written for the veterinary practitioner and offers specific guidelines to help the veterinarian guide clients through the situation of the death of a companion animal. The...
Carrots and sticks : principles of animal training
| Contributor(s):: McGreevy, Paul, Boakes, Robert A.
The Use of alternatives in drug research
| Contributor(s):: Rowan, Andrew N., Stratmann, Carl J.
Of mice, models, and men : a critical evaluation of animal research
| Contributor(s):: Rowan, Andrew N.
Annotated bibliography on laboratory animal welfare
| Contributor(s):: Murphy, R. A., Rowan, Andrew N., Smeby, R. R.
Property, people, or pets?
| Contributor(s):: Fiery Cushman, Marc D. Hauser, Matt Kamen, Alan M. Beck (editor)
A child can't be owned, but parents are legally responsible for their child's care. A painting and a dog can be owned; both fall under the jurisdiction of the law and in particular, property rights. But why should a dog, man's best friend, an animal with a mind and emotions, fall...