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Beyond ‘Hobby Farming’: towards a typology of non-commercial farming
Contributor(s):: Sutherland, Lee-Ann, Barlagne, Carla, Barnes, Andrew P.
Talking about animals : studies of young children visiting zoos, a museum and a farm.
| Contributor(s):: Susan Dale Tunnicliffe
Conversations of children, between the ages of three and twelve years, and their accompanying adults were recorded at animal exhibits during visits, organised either by the school or family, to a variety of zoos in England and the USA, and to the Natural History Museum, London. The animal...
Bonding practices between farmer and animals : a study in organic and conventional ovine farming systems from the south east of France
| Contributor(s):: Clara Hélène Gouy
Today animal welfare is at the centre of many societal interrogations and the place that farm animals hold in our society is under scrutiny. The human-animal relationship is acknowledged to be a major contributor to animal welfare; however, given the difficulty to assess this subjective bond,...
The Dingo in the Colonial Imagination
| Contributor(s):: Amanda Graham Stuart
This thesis is comprised of two parts: a Studio Research component with accompanying Exegesis (66%), and a Dissertation (33%). The Dissertation provides the historical theoretical component that informs the Studio Research and Exegesis, entitled The Dingo in the Colonial Imagination.This body...
Leadership linked to group composition in Highland cattle (Bos taurus): Implications for livestock management
| Contributor(s):: Sueur, Cédric, Kuntz, Cédric, Debergue, Elise, Keller, Blandine, Robic, Florian, Siegwalt-Baudin, Flora, Richer, Camille, Ramos, Amandine, Pelé, Marie
Animals kept for livestock or conservation form strong cohesive groups when foraging and moving, in the same way as their wild counterparts. Collective decision-making involves making compromises by consensus to maintain group cohesion and synchronisation. This type of consensus can be observed...
Cultivate Care Farms
The Mission of Cultivate Care Farms, Inc. is to operate, maintain, and expand Care Farming for humans and animals to heal and grow therapeutically through mental health, wellness, and community outreach programming.
Freedom Horse Farm, LLC
Why Pain Is Still a Welfare Issue for Farm Animals, and How Facial Expression Could Be the Answer
| Contributor(s):: Krista Marie McLennan
Pain is a sensory and emotional experience that significantly affects animal welfare and has negative impacts on the economics of farming. Pain is often associated with common production diseases such as lameness and mastitis, as well as introduced to the animal through routine husbandry...
What's in it for the animals? Symbiotically considering 'therapeutic' human-animal relations within spaces and practices of care farming
| Contributor(s):: Gorman, R.
Performativity and a microbe: Exploring Mycobacterium bovis and the political ecologies of bovine tuberculosis
| Contributor(s):: Robinson, Philip A.
The idea of Future Roots was founded by Julie Plumley in 2006. She grew up on a dairy farm in Dorset, and qualified as a social worker in 1998 and felt that the young people she was helping through troubled times would benefit from learning & development in a farm...
Rainbow Therapeutic Riding Center
Rainbow Therapeutic Riding Center is a place where individuals with special challenges come together, and where victories — some dramatic, some modest, but all significant — are joyously celebrated. Established in 1985, Rainbow is a non-profit organization that provides equine...
Lift Me Up! Therapeutic Riding Program
Lift Me Up! was founded in 1975 by Colleen Zanin, OTR. Over the years we have expanded our programs to incorporate progressive and innovative therapies. Today, at our PATH Premier Accredited Center, we teach more than 100 riders each week with virtually no waiting list. Our students range in...
Horse N Around Therapeutic Riding Center
Our mission is to improve the quality of life of children with developmental and physical disabilities with the help of equine assisted activities and therapies.
Texas Tech Therapeutic Riding Center
The mission of the Texas Tech Therapeutic Riding Center is to provide the highest quality of equine-assisted therapy to people with disabilities in the South Plains. Through a collaborative effort of medical and universal professional, our goal is to enhance the quality of life of each person...
TREAT Riding is an equine assisted therapeutic riding program at Tarleton State University that uses horseback riding as a form of therapy. We are a Premier Accredited Center through the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH International). We...
SoléAna Stables: Employing horse therapy to enhance and transform the lives of individuals and families struggling with mental and physical challenges within a loving Christian environment. SoléAna Stables is established as a non-profit corporation operated exclusively for...
SIRE Therapeutic Horsemanship
SIRE serves adults and children with a wide variety of special needs including, but not limited to cerebral palsy, autism, Down syndrome, multiple sclerosis, developmental delay, attention deficit/ hyperactivity disorder, traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury. Through equine-assisted...
Ethnobiology in One Health
| Contributor(s):: Marsha B Quinlan, Robert J Quinlan
The new One Health concept is, essentially, the ethnobiology of health, addressing the interrelation of human, animal and environmental health. Incited by 2003 outbreaks of animal-borne SARS and avian influenza, One Health’s multidisciplinary perspective complements growing international...
Shadow Ranch Therapeutic Riding Center
Shadow Ranch is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life of kids and adults with disabilities and/or debilitating situations in their lives and to making a positive difference in the lives of our staff, volunteers and community.