A website resource providing information on publications and courses related to animal-assisted therapy and animal-assisted activities.
Certification in Animal Assisted Therapy and Animal Assisted Wellness
Contributor(s):: Eileen Bona
This is a certification process in Alberta Canada that qualifies people to work with animals to help people in need.Certification is granted for two types of helping professionals as indicated below:Animal Assisted Therapist - Master’s level helping professionals. This includes mental...
New Online Human-Animal Interaction Course from Washington State University
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Washington State University has recently announced a new online course entitled "Human-Animal Interaction: What We Know and What the Future Holds" as part of its Global Campus...
Northwest Montana Pet Partners
Northwest Montana Pet Partners conducts dog visitation programs through Pet Partners. The organization is licensed to evaluate and certify dogs (and cats) and their handlers.
The power of automated behavioural homecage technologies in characterizing disease progression in laboratory mice: a review
Contributor(s):: Richardson, C. A.
Behavioural changes that occur as animals become sick have been characterized in a number of species and include the less frequent occurrence of 'luxury behaviours' such as playing, grooming and socialization. 'Sickness behaviours' or behavioural changes following exposure to infectious agents,...