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  1. Understanding the impacts of feline epilepsy on cats and their owners

    Contributor(s):: Henning, J., Nielson, T., Nettifee, J., Muñana, K., Hazel, S.

  2. Improvising care: Managing experimental animals at a Japanese laboratory

    Contributor(s):: Suzuki, Wakana

  3. Not all dogs are equal: perception of canine welfare varies with context

    Contributor(s):: Cobb, M. L., Lill, A., Bennett, P. C.

  4. Conceptualising dog owner motivations: The Pet Care Competency model and role of 'duty of care'

    Contributor(s):: Glanville, C. R., Hemsworth, P. H., Coleman, G. J.

  5. Applying welfare science to bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)

    Contributor(s):: Clegg, I. L. K., Van Elk, C. E., Delfour, F.

  6. Examination of enrichment using space and food for African elephants (Loxodonta africana) at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park

    Contributor(s):: Hacker, C. E., Miller, L. J., Schulte, B. A.

  7. The Experience of Animal Assisted Therapy on Patients in an Acute Care Setting

    Contributor(s):: Coakley, A. B., Annese, C. D., Empoliti, J. H., Flanagan, J. M.

  8. Searching where the treasure is: on the emergence of human companion animal partnership (HCAP)

    Contributor(s):: Miklósi, Á, Abdai, J., Temesi, A.

  9. Human-Animal Interactions in Zoos: What Can Compassionate Conservation, Conservation Welfare and Duty of Care Tell Us about the Ethics of Interacting, and Avoiding Unintended Consequences?

    Contributor(s):: Learmonth, M. J.

  10. "You can be blind because of loving them so much": the impact on owners in the United Kingdom of living with a dog with osteoarthritis

    Contributor(s):: Belshaw, Z., Dean, R., Asher, L.

  11. A Systematic Review of the Literature Addressing Veterinary Care for Underserved Communities

    Contributor(s):: LaVallee, Elizabeth, Mueller, Megan Kiely, McCobb, Emily

    Currently, there is a care gap in veterinary medicine affecting low-income and underserved communities, resulting in decreased nonhuman-animal health and welfare. The use of low-price and community veterinary clinics in underserved populations is a strategy to improve companion-animal health...

  12. Effect of Capacity for Care on cat admission trends at the Guelph Humane Society, 2011–2015

    Contributor(s):: Janke, Natasha, Berke, Olaf, Klement, Eyal, Flockhart, D. T. Tyler, Coe, Jason, Bateman, Shane

    In recent years, there has been a growing concern regarding populations of cats who are homeless. Shelters are constantly overwhelmed by the influx of cats without caregivers and are seeking solutions to enhance positive outcomes for them. In 2014, the Guelph Humane Society implemented a...

  13. The Best Medicine: Personal Pets and Therapy Animals in the Hospital Setting

    Contributor(s):: Barchas, D., Melaragni, M., Abrahim, H., Barchas, E.

    Companion animals can have a positive impact on people's health and well-being. Personal pet visitation and animal-assisted interventions (AAIs) can benefit patients' pain, blood pressure, stress, depression, and anxiety, as well as increasing mobility and socialization with staff and families....

  14. Beyond the ‘All Seeing Eye’: Filipino Migrant Domestic Workers’ Contestation of Care and Control in Hong Kong

    Contributor(s):: Johnson, Mark, Lee, Maggy, McCahill, Michael, Ma, Rosalyn Mesina

  15. Drawing parallels in human-other interactions: a trans-disciplinary approach to developing human-robot interaction methodologies

    Contributor(s):: Collins, E. C.

  16. Stepping out of the shadows of Alzheimer's disease: a phenomenological hermeneutic study of older people with Alzheimer's disease caring for a therapy dog

    Contributor(s):: Swall, A., Ebbeskog, B., Lundh Hagelin, C., Fagerberg, I.

  17. Communicating with pet owners about obesity: roles of the veterinary health care team

    Contributor(s):: Churchill, J., Ward, E.

    Obesity continues to be the most prevalent nutritional problem of dogs and cats as well as one of the most frustrating conditions to treat successfully. Educating and assigning roles to all members of the health care team will improve staff engagement and the consistency and effectiveness of...

  18. Saving Animals: Everyday Practices of Care and Rescue in the US Animal Sanctuary Movement

    Contributor(s):: Elan L. Abrell

    This multi-sited ethnography of the US animal sanctuary movement is based on 24 months of research at a range of animal rescue facilities, including a companion animal shelter in Texas, exotic animal sanctuaries in Florida and Hawaii, and a farm animal sanctuary in New York. In the last three...

  19. Examining the relationship between puppy raisers and guide dogs in training

    Contributor(s):: Jamie Lynne Fratkin

    Dogs play a unique role in the lives of humans. Many people form positive relationships with dogs but some do not. In working dogs, the relationship that dogs form with humans is particularly important due to the trust people need to put in their dogs. The aim of this dissertation was examine the...

  20. For the Love of Riley: A Study of the Impact of Animal Interactions in the Development of Empathy in Children

    Contributor(s):: Rachel Lee

    Early Childhood Education professionals teamed up with an Animal Science honors student and a little dog named ‘Riley’ to answer this question. A pet care curriculum was developed centering on what a dog would need to be happy, healthy, and to “feel” loved; Riley served as...