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  1. An analysis of Ayutthaya Elephant Camp visitors

    Contributor(s):: Kitiya Teeranadechatorn

    The elephant is an important animal, culturally and historically, for Thailand. Elephant camps were first established for conservation purposes. Hence, this research was conducted to examine the Ayutthaya Elephant Camp to assess its elephant welfare, education, and entertainment via a tourist...

  2. Captive Elephants in Circuses

    Contributor(s):: Varma Varma, S.R. Sujata, Suparna Ganguly, Shiela Rao

    Circuses have a long history of using performing animals, both wild and domesticated. The animals are trained or conditioned to exhibit specific behaviours with no option to do otherwise. This report is based on the observation of 31 elephants belonging to a sample of seven circuses (out of 15...

  3. High school students' perceptions of animal mentation and their opinions on animal use in medical research and entertainment

    Contributor(s):: Carol M. Okamoto

    This study explored the relationship between high school students' perceptions of animal mentation and liking of animals with agreement on animal use in medical research and entertainment. Higher judgments of animal mentation and Iiking were predicted to correlate with lower agreement on...

  4. The Use of Non-Human Animals for Human Entertainment

  5. Animals in Film and Television

    Contributor(s):: D.b. Wilkins

    People have always had a fascination for large, "exotic" types of animals and as a result many zoos were set up all over Europe and North America. For many years there was a great deal of money to be made from exhibiting animals, and very little regard was paid to their welfare.With the...

  6. Animales en el mundo festivo de la depresión momposina

    Contributor(s):: Álvarez Zapata, Olma Juni

  7. 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.

  8. Horseracing and the British, 1919-39

    Contributor(s):: Huggins, Mike

  9. Epilogue

    Contributor(s):: Sharpes, Donald K.

  10. Ethical equitation: applying a cost-benefit approach

    Contributor(s):: Jones, B., McGreevy, P. D.

  11. Dr. Trelawney's cabinet of historical curiosities

  12. Jul 13 2014

    1st Global Conference: Making Sense of: The Animal and Human Bond

    This interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary conference invites an exploration of the concept or notion of “animal” in its own right and as visa a vis “human.” While humans are clearly classed as...

  13. The Animal Channel

  14. Are dogs children, companions, or just animals? Understanding variations in people's orientations toward animals

    Contributor(s):: Blouin, D. D.

  15. The meanings of dogs and cats in US American culture based on cartoons, movies, and consumer goods

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    | Contributor(s):: Heather Frigiola

    The keeping of dogs and cats as household pets is prevalent throughout the United States. Individuals define and express their personal identities in part through customizing their personal repertoires of possessions, which includes pets. The actual symbolic meanings given to dogs and cats are...

  16. Call for Proposals

    Forum › general-discussion › new-initiatives--projects

    We are pleased to share this call for proposals for the 1st Global Conference: Making Sense of: The Animal and Human Bond, which will take place Sunday 13th July – Tuesday 15th July 2014...

  17. No animals were harmed : the controversial line between entertainment and abuse

    | Contributor(s):: Laufer, Peter

  18. Parrots as therapy for psychiatric patients

    | Contributor(s):: Haw, Camilla

  19. Use of 'entertainment' chimpanzees in commercials distorts public perception regarding their conservation status

    | Contributor(s):: Schroepfer, Kara K., Rosati, Alexandra G., Chartrand, Tanya, Hare, Brian

  20. Animal-visitor interactions in the modern zoo: conflicts and interventions

    | Contributor(s):: Fernandez, E. J., Tamborski, M. A., Pickens, S. R., Timberlake, W.

    Animal welfare, education, conservation, research, and entertainment are major goals of modern zoos, but they can be in conflict. For example, visitors enjoy learning about and observing natural behavior in captive animals, but visitors often want to observe and interact with the animals in close...