K-9 Care Unit
The K-9 Care Unit is a group of volunteer pet therapy teams who enjoy sharing their special dogs with others. The group was founded in 2003, inspired by a therapy dog named Rafter who was a cancer survivor, visiting a young Summerville boy with brain cancer.
Veterinary medical ethics. An ethicist's commentary on prolonging the life of cancer patient
| Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.
Animal-assisted therapy services for adult cancer patients: A grant proposal
| Contributor(s):: Moorhouse, Julia
Canine olfactory detection of cancer versus laboratory testing: myth or opportunity?
| Contributor(s):: Lippi, G., Cervellin, G.
Search and rescue: nutritional considerations for dogs with missions from drugs to disaster
| Contributor(s):: Newman, M.
Animal-assisted therapy services for adult cancer patients: a grant proposal
| Contributor(s):: Julia Moorhouse
The purpose of this project was to identify potential funding sources and complete a grant to provide pet therapy/animal-assisted therapy to cancer patients who are actively in treatment at the Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center in Orange County, California, who are experiencing emotional...
A Lesson on Aging From Dogs
| Contributor(s):: Walker, Blair S.
Risk factors for clinically diagnosed Alzheimer's disease
| Contributor(s):: Baker, F. M., Jordan, Barry, Barclay, Laurie, Schoenberg, Bruce S.
Negative affective states and their effects on morbidity, mortality and longevity
| Contributor(s):: Walker, M. D., Duggan, G., Roulston, N., Slack, A. van, Mason, G.
Canine and feline geriatric oncology : honoring the human-animal bond
| Contributor(s):: Villalobos, Alice, Kaplan, Laurie
Canines and childhood cancer: Examining the effects of therapy dogs with childhood cancer patients and their families
| Contributor(s):: Pfizer Animal Health, American Humane Association
Therapy dogs in cancer care : a valuable complementary treatment
| Contributor(s):: Marcus, Dawn A.
Animal-assisted activity among patients with cancer: effects on mood, fatigue, self-perceived health, and sense of coherence
| Contributor(s):: Johnson, R. A., Meadows, R. L., Haubner, J. S., Sevedge, K.
Pets' role in saving lives
Paws and relax: one hospice's pet therapy journey
| Contributor(s):: Browder, L. M.
The use of canines in the detection of human cancers
| Contributor(s):: Gordon, R. T., Schatz, C. B., Myers, L. J., Kosty, M., Gonczy, C., Kroener, J., Tran, M., Kurtzhals, P., Heath, S., Koziol, J. A., Arthur, N., Gabriel, M., Hemping, J., Hemping, G., Nesbitt, S., Tucker-Clark, L., Zaayer, J.
Domestic dogs and human health: an overview
| Contributor(s):: Wells, D. L.
Healing with horses: fostering recovery from cancer with horses as therapists
| Contributor(s):: Haylock, P. J., Cantril, C. A.
Hope in parents of adolescents with cancer--Factors endangering and engendering parental hope
| Contributor(s):: Kylmä, Jari, Juvakka, Taru