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  1. The Magic Horse Therapeutic Riding Center

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    The Magic Horse Therapeutic Riding Center exists to make a life-enhancing difference for disabled people and their families through the magic and power of the horse. Our program empowers riders with a sense of independence and acceptance through the use of Equine Assisted Activities (EAA). We...

  2. Benefícios da relação homem-animal

    | Contributor(s):: Manoela Lampert

    Os animais acompanham o homem há muito tempo, e hoje sabemos por meio de pesquisas, testes e muita observação que o simples ato de acariciar um animal é capaz de fazer milagres. Nossas relações com os animais, especialmente os cães, evoluem de tal...

  3. Pet Companion Robot for Visually Impaired Elderly

    | Contributor(s):: Fanglin Chao

    The proposed concept serves as the middle person to feed, detect, trash collect and communicate between the elderly and the pet. Several kind of interaction mode was also proposed to fulfill the ability and living characteristics of the elderly. Although only part of function...

  4. Le rapport des personnes déficientes visuelles au chien guide. Comment l’usage du chien guide pourrait-il se développer en France?

    | Contributor(s):: Gaunet, Florence, Milliet, Jacqueline

  5. The effects of a program of therapeutic horsemanship on the self-concept and locus of control orientation of the learning disabled

    | Contributor(s):: Carlson, Eugene Alfred

  6. Positive experiences with dogs: An important addition to the curriculum for blind and visually impaired children

    | Contributor(s):: Young, J. Lynne

  7. Animals Serving the Handicapped

    | Contributor(s):: Joyce M. Hagebock, George W. Beran

    Mankind for centuries has been hiding or ignoring the less than perfect examples of its own species. Society has recently recognized this problem by undertaking goals to mainstream into daily life those people with special needs. This is evident by the appropriation of tax monies and public funds...

  8. Companion animals for the handicapped

    | Contributor(s):: Bergin, Bonita M., Arkow, Phil


    The Malaysian Animal-Assisted Therapy for the Disabled and Elderly Association (Petpositive) is the first – and only – nationally registered non-profit Society in the country which uses animals to empower the lives of disabled and elderly persons. We work with all pets. We reach out...

  10. Anche Noi a Cavallo

    Anche noi a cavallo is an independent organisation. At the end of the 80's, thanks to private donations and regional economical support we were able to buy a piece of land and build a covered riding hall.Since the official opening in 1990 challenged riders ride full time at all levels.Every...

  11. Dream Catcher of Los Angeles

    Dream Catcher of Los Angeles Therapeutic Riding Centers is a Certified PATH Center member offering Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies.The mission of Dream Catcher of Los Angeles Therapeutic Riding Centers is to improve the lives of children, adults, and veterans with cognitive, physical,...

  12. Assistance Dogs of Hawaii

    Assistance Dogs of Hawaii is an accredited, 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides people with physical disabilities specially trained dogs to help them live more independent lives.

  13. KSDS Inc. Assistance Dogs

    KSDS specializes in promoting independence and inclusion of individuals who are visually impaired or physically disabled, by providing highly-trained canine assistance and support. We also provide social dogs for professionals who need canine assistance in their specialty. KSDS is...

  14. Equestrian rehabilitation. "The benefits of approach with the horse in schools and in therapeutic&quot

    | Contributor(s):: Perrotta, F.

  15. New methods and research in therapeutic (horseback) riding

    | Contributor(s):: Bozori, G.

  16. Royal Dutch Guide Dog Foundation

    The Royal Dutch Guide Dog Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides people with disabilities with specially trained dogs. The Royal Dutch Guide Dog Foundation breeds future guide dogs, cares for socializing and educating young dogs, trains guide dogs and service dogs, provides...

  17. PAWS of CNY

    PAWS of CNY, Inc. (formerly Sunshine Friends, Inc.) is a non-profit organization located in Central New York that is dedicated to enriching the lives of people and animals through mutually beneficial interaction. Over 200 volunteers across Onondaga, Oswego, Cortland, Madison and Cayuga Counties...

  18. Canine Specialty Training, LLC

    Canine Specialty Training LLC specializes in training dogs for Mobility, Hearing, Medical alert, Allergen detection, Psychological support (PTSD), Diabetic alert and dogs for children with disabilities such as autism. They are also dedicated in schooling people to train highly skilled dogs and to...

  19. Praying Hands Ranch

    Praying Hands Ranch is a non-profit 501(c)(3) Christian Organization committed to meeting the needs of handicapped children, adults, troubled youth and disabled veterans through its Therapeutic Riding Center.

  20. The effects of experiences with pets upon the self-concept of handicapped children

    | Contributor(s):: Deatrick, Carol A.