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  1. " A importância do vínculo para os donos de cães e gatos nas famílias portuguesas ".

    Contributor(s):: Maria Isabel Lobão de Araújo Rego Miranda

    Da interacção homem-animal resulta uma relação mútua originando benefícios na saúde física e mental de ambos. Este facto é cada vez mais reconhecido pelos donos de animais sendo uma das principais causas do aumento da...

  2. "My Baby is a Dog": Exploration of Pet Parent Identity

    Contributor(s):: Lacey Y. Boston, Barbara Keating (adviser)

    This quantitative research examined dog owners (n = 100) regarding their relationship with their pets. After beginning to treat her own dog as a child she questioned what happens when a human child enters a family and what impact that has on the pet owners' identity. The researcher...

  3. "Souldog": The Perceived Impact of Companion Animals on Older Lesbian Adults

    Contributor(s):: Putney, Jennifer Meredith

  4. "This Dog Means Life": Making Interspecies Relations at an Assistance Dog Agency

    Contributor(s):: Edminster, Avigdor

  5. A case study of incarcerated males participating in a canine training program

    Contributor(s):: Nikki S. Currie, Fred O. Bradley (adviser)

    The number of animal training programs in correctional facilities has increased in the past 25 years. Anecdotal accounts have informally assessed the efficacy of prison training programs; however, only limited systemic studies have been conducted (Britton & Button, 2005; Furst, 2006). Preliminary...

  6. A Case Study of Veterinary Technology Students' Experience of a Continuing Human-Animal Bond

    Contributor(s):: Robert E. Gierka

    The purpose of this case study was to explore veterinary technology (vet tech) students’ perceptions of their special relationships with pets that died; and to better understand how these perceptions influenced their work in the vet tech program and their beliefs about their...

  7. A companion animal in a simulated work setting : the roles of task difficulty and pet ownership on stress reduction

    Contributor(s):: Anna Hall Stewart

    The benefits of human-animal interactions have been explored in the literature,  documenting positive physiological and psychological outcomes for humans. This  experiment sought to extend research in this area by studying three variables that have  never been examined together...

  8. A Companion animal in a stimulated work setting: The roles of task difficultry and pet ownership on stress reducation

    Contributor(s):: Stewart, Anna Hall

  9. A human-animal intervention team model in an alternative middle/high school

    Contributor(s):: Wicker, Judith D.

  10. A narrative exploration of the meaning of companion animals throughout the lives of non-institutionalized elderly widows living alone

    Contributor(s):: Teresa Angela Stokowski

    The purpose of this study was to explore the meaning of companion animals throughout the lives of non-institutionalized elderly widows living alone. Three widows ranging in age from 70 to 85 were recruited from friends and acquaintances for participation in this study. The meaning of companion...

  11. A partnership of harmony : the history basis for and the contemporary analysis of natural horsemanship : an honors thesis

    Contributor(s):: Leslie H. Smith

    The horse world is a booming industry. Horses have come into their own as companion animals and are now treated as family members instead of pieces of machinery. The development of the equine industry has allowed people with different styles of training to create lucrative livings dealing with...

  12. A phenomenological investigation of the child-animal bond

    Contributor(s):: Garrett, Erik

  13. A phenomenological study of the relationship between award-winning 4-H alumni horsewomen and their horses

    Contributor(s):: Lambarth, Janet Kiser

  14. A qualitative study of caring within the human-animal bond in adults living with chronic illness

    Contributor(s):: Darling, Ardelle A.

  15. A quantitative exploration into the effects of the human and animal connection

    Contributor(s):: Murrow, Brenda Lynn

  16. A Reference Tool for Occupational Therapists to Utilize when Planning Occupation-Based Interventions Using Animal-Assisted Therapy

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    | Contributor(s):: Jennifer L. Hamre, Kathryn E. Nagorka

    The purpose of this scholarly project was to develop a reference tool for occupational therapists to implement an animal-assisted therapy (AAT) program utilizing small animals in preparatory, purposeful, and occupation-based interventions. A thorough literature review was completed using...

  17. A sociobiological analysis of human-canine attachment in an adult population

    | Contributor(s):: Magrini, Michelle Marie

  18. A Transformational Bond

    | Contributor(s):: Nettie Locke Rogers, Professor Peter Pinnell (adviser)

    I create two- and three-dimensional narrative works that are inspired by memories, objects and animals that have a significant impact on my life. The work draws from a darkness that at times surrounded my childhood. Through drawing and sculpture I create an invented world that allows me to...

  19. Abuse, Attachment and Animal Assisted Activities

    | Contributor(s):: Elizabeth Gallagher

    In the effort to take responsibly and effect positive change in the lives of our children, we must begin by identifying and applying the most effective methods to help them overcome obstacles to mental and emotional well-being. In conjunction with a limited number of quantitative studies,...

  20. Adolescent bereavement and pet death: Linkages among bonding, bereavement and gender

    | Contributor(s):: Brown, Brenda H.