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  1. 2016 AAHA/IAAHPC End-of-Life Care Guidelines

    Contributor(s):: Bishop, G., Cooney, K., Cox, S., Downing, R., Mitchener, K., Shanan, A., Soares, N., Stevens, B., Wynn, T.

  2. A matter of choice: hospice care provides a humane option for companion animals

    Contributor(s):: Medina, J. M.

  3. All Dogs May Go to Heaven. These Days, Some Go to Hospice.

    Forum › general-discussion › the-human-animal-bond-in-the-media

    “More and more, cats and dogs get the human treatment. There are pet spas, pet therapists, pet clothes. And as it goes in life, so it now goes in the twilight. The latest phenomenon: pet...

    https://habricentral.org/forum/general-discussion/the-human-animal-bond-in-the-media/349

  4. Animal-assisted therapy in hospice care

    Contributor(s):: Van Pelt, Jennifer MA

  5. Mar 18 2013

    Build your Palliative Care and Animal Hospice Team

    In this webinar, we will explore similarities and differences between human and animal hospice. This background will enable you to determine if application of the human hospice model to your work...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/124

  6. Canine Assisted Therapy (C.A.T) Dogs

    Unconditional Love. That is the main attribute of all Canine Assisted Therapy (C.A.T.) Dogs. Canine Assisted Therapy, (C.A.T.), is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in August of 2009 to address the need of companionship for those in nursing homes, hospice, assisted living, and...

  7. Canines for Christ

    Canines for Christ is a Christian-based, animal-assisted therapy ministry that uses ordinary people and their beloved dogs to share God's message of love, hope, kindness, and compassion to the community.

  8. Companion animals and well-being in palliative care nursing: a literature review

    | Contributor(s):: MacDonald, J. M., Barrett, D.

  9. Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Hospice: The National Home and Hospice Care Survey: United States, 2007

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Anita Bercovitz, Manisha Sengupta, Adrienne Jones, Lauren D. Harris-Kojetin

    Objective—This report presents national estimates on the provision and use of complementary and alternative therapies (CAT) in hospice. Comparisons of organizational characteristics of hospice care providers are presented by whether the provider offered CAT. Comparisons of...

  10. Dog handlers' experiences of therapy dogs' impact on life near death for persons with dementia

    | Contributor(s):: Swall, A., Craftman, A., Grundberg, A., Wiklund, E., Valiaho, N., Hagelin, C. L.

  11. Elder Pet

    ElderPet is a service organization staffed by community volunteers, and is based at the Thompson School at UNH. The main goal of ElderPet is to facilitate the important human/pet relationships of the senior citizens, people with disabilities, hospice families, and clients of health care and other...

  12. Elmo's Story

    | Contributor(s):: Margolis, D. M.

  13. Forming an end of life hospice/Pawspice service

    | Contributor(s):: Villalobos, A. E.

    Practitioners who support the human-animal bond can organize a team to provide end of life hospice/'Pawspice' care services in their hospitals. Selected staff can acquire communication skills needed to deal with end of life care issues. Pawspice carers often express worry, disappointment, fear,...

  14. Fox Valley Therapy Dog Club

    The Fox Valley Therapy Dog Club is a volunteer organization providing a wide variety of canine assisted therapy programs and services in the communities of Kendall, Kane and DuPage counties in Illinois since 2002. Over 70 members strong, our dedicated and motivated volunteers provide a unique...

  15. Jul 08 2012

    General Care for the Pet Hospice Patient

    In this webinar, you will learn about the key components to ensuring that your pet's final days are filled with comfort and happiness and discover the important role that pet guardians play in...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/116

  16. Nov 01 2012

    GPS - Guide To Pet Hospice Success

    Veterinarians, their support staff, and pet parents alike are beginning to openly recognize that terminal illness and the dying process are different from normal life stages. Our animals need extra...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/130

  17. Heeling Partners of the Roaring Fork Valley

    Heeling Partners of the Roaring Fork Valley is an all-volunteer, non-profit 501c(3)organization based in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. The mission is to assistdog/handler teams in making therapeutic visits to facilities within thecommunity by providing:Information on where to obtain training,...

  18. Hospice cares for patients' pets, too

  19. Hospice hounds : animals and healing at the borders of death

    | Contributor(s):: Rivera, Michelle A.

  20. Oct 20 2016

    International Association of Animal Hospice and Palliative(IAAHPC) Care 2016 Conference

    The International Association for Animal Hospice and Palliative Care(IAAHPC) is dedicated to promoting knowledge of, and developing guidelines for, comfort-oriented care to companion animals as...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/453