“It takes me a little longer to get angry now”: Homeless children traumatised by family violence reflect on an animal therapy group
Contributor(s):: Mudaly, Neerosh, Graham, Amanda, Lewis, Nerys
Children, parents and pets exercising together (CPET): exploratory randomised controlled trial
Contributor(s):: Ryan Morrison, John J Reilly, Victoria Penpraze, Carri Westgarth, Dianne S Ward, Nanette Mutrie, Pippa Hutchison, David Young, Lindsay McNicol, Michael Calvert, Philippa S Yam
BackgroundLevels of physical activity (PA) in UK children are much lower than recommended and novel approaches to its promotion are needed. The Children, Parents and Pets Exercising Together (CPET) study is the first exploratory randomised controlled trial (RCT) to develop and evaluate an...
Some Aspects of Human-Cat Verbal Communication
Contributor(s):: Rubi, Serge
Young children engaging with technologies at home: The influence of family context
Contributor(s):: Stephen, Christine, Stevenson, Olivia, Adey, Claire
Memories Of Family Life In West Tennessee From Around 1890 To 1910
Contributor(s):: Duck, Edward Walker
The Follinglo Dog Book: A Norwegian Pioneer Story from Iowa [Book Review]
The Care of Pets Within Child Abusing Families
Contributor(s):: Elizabeth DeViney, Jeffery Dickert, Randall Lockwood
The treatment of animals was surveyed in 53 families in which child abuse had occurred. Patterns of pet ownership, attitudes towards pets and quality of veterinary care did not differ greatly from comparable data from the general public. However, abuse of pets by a family member had taken place...
Household risk factors for colonization with multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates
Contributor(s):: Davis, Meghan F., Peterson, Amy E.
Julian, Kathleen G., Greene, Wallace H. , Price, Lance B. , Nelson, Kenrad , Whitener, Cynthia J. , Silbergeld, Ellen K.
Equine assisted counseling with Deaf families
Contributor(s):: Tinsley, Karen A., Jedlicka, Holly, Trotter, Kay Sudekum
Heart-to-heart rainbow: An imagery experience to facilitate relationship development
Contributor(s):: Jeffers, Pamela, Lucas, Erin, Houser, Kristina, Trotter, Kay Sudekum
Comparison of antimicrobial resistance patterns of Salmonella spp. and Escherichia coli recovered from pet dogs from volunteer households in Ontario (2005-06)
Contributor(s):: Leonard, E. K., Pearl, D. L., Finley, R. L., Janecko, N., Reid-Smith, R. J., Peregrine, A. S., Weese, J. S.
Dog characteristics and allergen levels in the home
Contributor(s):: Nicholas, Charlotte, Wegienka, Ganesa, Havstad, Suzanne, Zoratti, Edward, Ownby, Dennis, Johnson, Christine Cole
Empowering Abused Women Through Equine Assisted Career Therapy
Contributor(s):: Froeschle, Janet
High diversity of Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus pseudintermedius lineages and toxigenic traits in healthy pet-owning household members. Underestimating normal household contact?
Contributor(s):: Gomez-Sanz, E., Torres, C., Lozano, C., Zarazaga, M.
Microsporidia in household dogs and cats in Iran: a zoonotic concern
Contributor(s):: Jamshidi, Sh., Tabrizi, A. Shojaee, Bahrami, M., Momtaz, H.
And then the dog died
Contributor(s):: Kaufman, Kenneth R., Kaufman, Nathaniel D.
Childhood grief and mourning of family and friends may have immediate and long-lasting consequences including depression, anxiety, social withdrawal, behavioral disturbances, and school underachievement. Childhood pet bereavement is no less important, because the pet is often considered a member...
Interparental Conflict and Youth Maladjustment: The Buffering Effects of Pets
Contributor(s):: Strand, Elizabeth B.
Children who experience interparental conflict have more difficulty with internalizing and externalizing problems. Children's ability to manage their emotional and physiological arousal buffer them from the effects of interparental conflict. The child-pet bond is associated with emotional and...
Saying goodbye: pet loss and its implications
Contributor(s):: Duffey, Thelma
Pets can be loyal, loving, and entertaining members of a family. Their deaths are generally experienced as painful losses by the people who love them, even though the grief experience is often culturally disenfranchised. In this manuscript, the authors discuss the role that pets can play in a...
Human-Animal Bond: Attachment vs. Objectification
| Contributor(s):: Walton, Magdalen J.
Pet dog ownership in families of children with autism: Children's social skills and attachment to their dogs
| Contributor(s):: Carlisle, Gretchen K.
This study compared the social skills of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder who lived with dogs and those who did not live with dogs. Interaction with dogs was investigated in this population, along with the attachment of those children who lived with dogs. This cross-sectional, descriptive...