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  1. Cyrus street dog providing emotional support in UK schools

    07 May 2020 | Posted by Adam Dunn

    August 2018 at Gatwick airport was the beginning of a very special journey for our first rescue dog from Cyprus. This image is the moment that we first met Angus at the airport on that very special...


  2. A New "PHARM" Hand: An Interview with Jackie Allenbrand of PHARM Dog USA

    03 May 2016 | Posted by Katie Carroll

    PHARM Dog USA Founder and Director Jackie AllenbrandWhen a farmer is confronted with an illness or injury, his or her life and farming operation can take a huge hit.  The financial...


  3. Four-Legged Companions and Guardians for Rape Survivors: An Interview with Michael Hosto

    11 Apr 2016 | Posted by Katie Carroll

    Guardian Therapy Dogs founder Michael HostoOne night when Michael Hosto was 12 years old, someone broke into his family’s St. Louis home and raped his mother.  This event traumatized his...


  4. A Four-Legged Fitness Partner: An Interview with Lea Lynch

    12 Apr 2015 | Posted by Katie Carroll

    Workout partners are commonly seen in the fitness world.  Young moms who walk the school track together while their children are at soccer practice, women who pair up for a yoga class or...


  5. New Directions in Canine Assisted Therapy: Tales from Four Labradoodles, Part 1

    15 Aug 2014 | Posted by Patty Dobbs Gross

    North Star Luna North Star Foundation is now in her fourteenth year of incorporation as nonprofit; to date we have helped over 200 children all over the world socially, emotionally and...


  6. New Directions in Canine Assisted Therapy: Developing Canine Bonds with Children with Autism

    22 Jul 2014 | Posted by Patty Dobbs Gross

    This column focuses on the still unfolding fate of four golden pups delivered by North Star Molly this time last year. Three of these pups are now working in our program with their carefully chosen...


  7. New Directions in Canine Assisted Therapy: Correcting Course

    29 Apr 2014 | Posted by Patty Dobbs Gross

    "''CCI's Madison and Danny''" I have always learned more from my failures than my success, and this column is meant to show a bit of what we have learned from the...


  8. New Directions in Canine Assisted Therapy for Children: Rethinking Puppy Raising

    14 Mar 2014 | Posted by Patty Dobbs Gross

    ''North Star’s Mia and Savannah'' I first met Savannah many years ago, when she came to my home to pick up her first North Star pup for the raising; her grandmother had called me that very morning...


  9. Day of Healing - K9 Assisted Crisis Response Team

    06 Feb 2014 | Posted by Kristyna M Oates

    Kristyna Oates, Purdue Student In the wake of the aftermath of the Purdue University school shooting, several campus organizations came together to sponsor the State of Indiana K-9 Assisted Crisis...


  10. K9 Fit Club - Health and Wellness for both Dogs and People: An Interview With Tricia Montgomery

    23 Aug 2013 | Posted by Kristyna M Oates

    Tricia Montgomery, Founder Tricia Montgomery was the Public Education Director for the Chicago Veterinary Medical Association from 1993 to 1998, the Executive Director in July of 1998, and served a...


  11. The Value of Teamwork: Meet Kevin Hanrahan

    30 Jul 2013 | Posted by Megan Kendall

    Last week, Kevin Hanrahan was kind enough to sit down with us here at HABRI Central and share his experiences relating to the human-animal bond and his motivation to start his online blog. Kevin...


  12. The Human-Animal Bond in the Blogosphere: Meet Kimberly Gauthier and Keep the Tail Wagging

    17 Jun 2013 | Posted by Megan Kendall

    Ms. Gauthier with one of her dogs Conversation is important to Kimberly Gauthier. And she shows it. Ms. Gauthier blogs for Keep the Tail Wagging, her site devoted to the human-animal bond. She...


  13. A cohort to encourage, the healing strength in the human-animal bond: An Interview with Ms. Heddie Leger

    29 Apr 2013 | Posted by Megan Kendall

    The strong bond between humans and animals can have a vital impact on an individual’s well-being and become the center of a ripple effect of positive change for both the human and animal. This bond...


  14. The Epidemiology of Dog Bites: An Interview with Dr. Locksley Messam

    08 Feb 2013 | Posted by Kristyna M Oates

    Dr. Locksley Messam Dr. Locksley L. Messam is a post-doctoral scholar at the University of California Davis where he researches human-animal interactions, the effects of animals on human health...


  15. Dog Walking and Physical Health: An Interview with Dr. Libby Richards

    23 Jan 2013 | Posted by Megan Kendall

    Looking for an excited workout buddy? Then there is no need to look further than your pet dog. It is a win-win situation for both dog and owner in maintaining a healthy lifestyle and simply...