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  1. Is animal-assisted psychotherapy a profession? The consolidation of the professional identity of the animal-assisted psychotherapist in Israel [Issues]

    Contributor(s):: Bar-On, S., Shapiro, A., Gendelman, A., Parish-Plass, N.

  2. The relationship between the animalistic and the artistic: a therapeutic model integrating animal-assisted psychotherapy with art therapy [Practice]

    Contributor(s):: Maayan, E., Lakh, E., Parish-Plass, N.

  3. The boarding kennel and dog day-care centre: dog holidays

    Contributor(s):: Carr, N.

    This chapter explores the history, scale and nature of boarding kennels and dog day-care centres. Associated with these businesses, the chapter also discusses the professional pet-sitting industry. This analysis is set within the recognition of the changing nature of human-dog relations and the...

  4. Public health and animal welfare

    Contributor(s):: Molento, C. F. M., Appleby, M. C., Weary, D. M., Sandoe, P.

    What are the links among the concepts of global public health, human health and animal welfare? The objective of this chapter is to discuss the relationship between public health and animal welfare issues, from the historical perspective of rabies control to the more recent challenges brought by...

  5. Just a Dog: Understanding Animal Cruelty and Ourselves: Introduction

    Full-text: Available

    Contributor(s):: Arnold Arluke

    This is the introduction to "Just a Dog: Understanding Animal Cruelty and Ourselves."Psychiatrists define cruelty to animals as a psychological problem or personality disorder. Legally, animal cruelty is described by a list of behaviors. In "Just a Dog," Arnold Arluke argues that our current...

  6. The life and times of Shag, a feral dog in Baltimore

    Contributor(s):: Beck, A. M.

  7. The psychology of animal rights activism; a qualitative approach

    Contributor(s):: Herzog, Harold A.

  8. Judging the ethics of animal research: a qualitative approach to investigating moral decision-making

    Contributor(s):: Kaplan, S., Herzog, H. A.