Can we live without a dog? Consumption life cycles in dog-owner relationships
Contributor(s):: Tony Ellson
This article uses an observational study of dog ownership to explicate understanding of consumer behavior in the marketing of pet and pet-related products. A close examination of the relationship between dog and dog owner reveals more than metaphorical parallels in consumer behavior. Dog...
Owner-companion dog interactions: relationships between demographic variables, potentially problematic behaviours, training engagement and shared activities
| Contributor(s):: Pauleen Charmayne Bennett, Vanessa Ilse Rohlf
Many companion dogs occupy a privileged position in our society, living closely with human caretakers who go to great lengths to provide for their needs and desires. Others fare less well, being abandoned or killed, many because they are believed to exhibit behaviour problems. The aim in this...
" 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...
"Between Us, Animals". Emotional Ties Between Humans and Other Animals
| Contributor(s):: Monika Bakke
"Dog Moms" Use Authoritative Parenting Styles
| Contributor(s):: Shelley Volsche, Peter Gray
Findings in human-animal interaction often includes the benefits of the relationship; however, pet relinquishment persists as a core issue within the field. Considering mismatches could be an explanation about relinquishment, this study was performed with the aim to design and to evaluate...
| Contributor(s):: Wyatt, K.
"Flexible Personhood": Loving Animals as Family Members in Israel
| Contributor(s):: Shir-Vertesh, Dafna
"Go outside and play"
"Good samaritans": a legislative solution for mandatory reporting of suspected animal abuse
| Contributor(s):: Jack, D. C.
"Here come the puppies": the power of the human-animal bond
| Contributor(s):: Francis, G. M.
"I'm just wild about Harry!" a psychoanalyst reflects on his relationship with his dog
| Contributor(s):: Marcus, P.
"It's not that they sting you. It's that they don't sting you." Beekeepers and the Narrative Construction of Human-honeybee Relationships
| Contributor(s):: Kate Marx
There are seemingly endless accounts available of the bond that is often formed between humans and other mammals. Far less, however, has been written on interactions between humans and animals of more pronounced physiological difference to us, for example, insects. The purpose of this study was...
"Loving-knowing" women and horses: Symbolic connections, real life conflicts and "natural horsemanship"
| Contributor(s):: Savvides, Nikki
Since the late nineteenth century, female authors have suggested that Western women and horses have an innate connection. Often, the connection is categorized in terms of female “empowerment” and “liberation,” with the rise of female equestrianism playing an important role...
"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...
"My friend, Ginger" hit home on dog, doctor relationships
| Contributor(s):: Szelagowski, I. C.
"Old Wine in a New Bottle": new strategies for humane education
| Contributor(s):: Arkow, Phil
"Pet therapy" : a study and resource guide for the use of companion animals in selected therapies
"Puppy mill" bill: intentions, good; implementation, another story
| Contributor(s):: DiVita, L. J.
"Savage Beasts," "Great Companions": The First Dogs to Winter on the Antarctic Continent
| Contributor(s):: Patterson, D., Simmonds, J. G., Snell, T. L.
"Seizure-alert dogs": observations from an inpatient video/EEG unit
| Contributor(s):: Ortiz, R., Liporace, J.