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Therapeutic Horsemanship of Hawaii - Kona
Therapeutic Horsemanship of Hawaii – Kona (THH-Kona) is a PATH International Premier Accredited Center located on Hawaii Island in West Hawaii. PATH International (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International) sets high standards for safety,...
Therapeutic Horsemanship of Hawaii
Understanding Spinner Dolphin Marine Tourism in Hawai'i: A Social Approach to Assessing Underwater Interactions
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| Contributor(s):: Carlie S. Wiener
The popularity of wild spinner dolphin interactions in the Hawaiian Islands has led to the expansion of businesses that incorporate in-water experiences with the dolphins. The growth of dolphin-related commerce has spread so quickly that regulations have not been able to keep up. Subsequently,...
| Contributor(s):: Carlie Sandra Wiener
Identifying people's most preferred management technique for feral cats in Hawaii
| Contributor(s):: Lohr, Cheryl A., Lepczyk, Christopher A., Cox, Linda J.
A rat-resistant artificial nest box for cavity-nesting birds
| Contributor(s):: Pitt, W. C., Driscoll, L. C., VanderWerf, E. A.
Living with Geese. (cover story)
| Contributor(s):: Theroux, Paul
Trends in sheltering and welfare at the Hawaiian Humane Society, Oahu, Hawaii
| Contributor(s):: McDowell, B., Burns, P., Lepczyk, C. A.
One of the major goals of an animal welfare organization is to reduce the number of homeless, nonhuman animals in a community. In Hawaii, the Hawaiian Humane Society has provided numerous animal welfare services to work toward this goal, such as offering sterilizations and microchipping at...
Hawaii Fi-Do Service Dogs
Hawaii Fi-Do Service Dogs is a small 501(c)3 non profit corporation built with volunteers from the ground up. We are the only Certified Training Center on the island of Oahu, Hawaii and in 2008 were Internationally Accredited under ADI Assistance Dogs International. Our vision and mission is...
No dogs allowed: Hawaii's quarantine law violates the rights of people with disabilities
| Contributor(s):: Sande Buhai Pond
Stephanie is a visually-impaired Hawaii resident who has used a guide dog (seeing-eye dog) for several years. Her accounting firm temporarily transferred Stephanie, a CPA with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, to New York to assist a client in a multi-million dollar transaction, placing her...
Condo pet policies and the Fair Housing Act: Dubois v. Association of Apartment Owners
| Contributor(s):: Roger Bernhardt
This article discusses a Ninth Circuit case where plaintiffs unsuccessfully claimed violation of the Fair Housing Act because the homeowners association had never refused to make the requested accommodation.
Brown treesnakes: a potential invasive species for the United States
| Contributor(s):: Kahl, S. S., Henke, S. E., Hall, M. A., Britton, D. K.
| Contributor(s):: Kilmer, K.
Feral pigs in Hawai'i: using behavior and ecology to refine control techniques
| Contributor(s):: Nogueira, S. S. da C., Nogueira Filho, S. L. G., Bassford, M., Silvius, K., Fragoso, J. M. V.
Early Polynesians settlers were the first to introduce pigs to the Hawaiian Islands. Later Captain Cook brought European pigs during his first voyage to Hawai'i. Many other importations have followed. Animals from these introductions became feral and dispersed throughout the islands. Free-ranging...
Attitudes and care practices of cat caretakers in Hawaii
| Contributor(s):: Zasloff, R. L., Hart, L. A.
Individuals who were maintaining colonies of homeless, free-roaming cats on the island of Oahu were surveyed to learn about the attitudes and care practices associated with colony maintenance. The 75 respondents were primarily female pet owners, middle-aged, living with spouses, well-educated,...