A seizure response dog: video recording of reacting behaviour during repetitive prolonged seizures
Contributor(s):: Di Vito, L., Naldi, I., Mostacci, B., Licchetta, L., Bisulli, F., Tinuper, P.
Empathy and donation behavior toward happy and sad chimpanzees
| Contributor(s):: Nils-Torge Telle, Hans-Radiger Pfister
Past research indicates a moderate but robust relationship between human empathy and empathy toward animals. Further, it has been shown that human empathy is associated with more positive attitudes toward animals. What has not been researched, however, is human- and animal-directed empathy in...
Volunteering to help conserve endangered species: An identity approach to human–animal relationships
| Contributor(s):: Abell, Jackie
Canine Therapy: Training Romanian Strays to Help Children
| Contributor(s):: Victor Chitic, Michael Bird (director)
This is a short clip shot in 2011 by Michael Bird with therapist Victor Chitic and the Animal Assisted Therapy program Dogs for People developed in Romania by the animal welfare organization Four Paws.Using a dog we can address with children issues that need to be discussed in a sensitive...
Goldstar Animals Helping People Inc.
Goldstar Animals Helping People, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation licensed in the state of New Mexico. The mission of Goldstar Animals Helping People is to improve the quality of life for the residents of northern New Mexico through a therapeutic program which includes services and...
By Helping a Girl Testify at a Rape Trial, a Dog Ignites a Legal Debate
| Contributor(s):: William Glaberson
Rosie, the first judicially approved courtroom dog in New York, strikes up debate over the lagality of having dogs present in the courtroom.
Helping Hands Healing Hooves
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Helping Hands Healing Hooves is a non-profit therapeutic equine assisted riding program that encourages individuals of all ages with special needs to develop their full potential. We strive to create a unique environment where individuals can have the freedom to develop knowledge, trust, hope,...
Helping Idaho Dogs
Helping Idaho Dogs was started in May of 2009 with the goals of promoting compassionate dog training and providing resources to dog handlers. We received our 501(c)(3) notification in February of 2010 after just three months of processing… record time we are told! From mentoring by SCORE and the...
Helping Paws of Northwest Arkansas
Helping Paws of Northwest Arkansas is a group of volunteers, who, together with their therapy animals, strive to make a difference in the lives of individuals through the human-animal bond. Their purpose is to support volunteer therapy teams who provide comfort and companionship by providing...
Helping Paws International
Helping Paws Internationaltm/sm is a non-profit, pet assisted therapy organization based in Raleigh, North Carolina. We are composed of members along with their therapy or assistance dogs. Our purpose is to assist healthcare as well as other facilities and individuals to improve the quality of...
School Therapy Dogs - Education Professionals Working with Therapy Dogs to Help Kids
| Contributor(s):: Jennifer VonLintel
Working with a therapy dog in a school setting provides a unique set of opportunities and challenges. This website provides information regarding one school counselor's development of elementary school facility dog program. It addresses specific considerations in the risk management of having a...
Helping Paws was founded in 1988. We stay abreast of industry trends, unique opportunities and community needs to make sure that our mission and core values remain on target, and we value input from our staff, volunteers, board of directors and graduates. The mission of Helping Paws is to further...
Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers for the Disabled
Established in 1979, Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers for the Disabled is the only non-profit organization in the world that raises and trains capuchin monkeys to provide daily, in-home assistance to people living with spinal cord injury or other mobility impairments.Helping Hands builds lasting...
Therapeutic help from man's best friend
| Contributor(s):: Lisa Bryden
It's tempting to say that organizers are hoping to orchestrate a nationwide, exuberant woof. Or at least give a voice to a growing health care sector known as animal-assisted support services.
Helping children find their way
| Contributor(s):: Patty Dobbs Gross (director), Daniel Gross
Helping Children Find Their Way is a short video that celebrates the 100+ North Star placements that have been created during the first decade of incorporation as a nonprofit with a little help from James Taylor.