Companion Animal Relationships and Adolescent Loneliness during COVID-19
| Contributor(s):: Mueller, M. K., Richer, A. M., Callina, K. S., Charmaraman, L.
The pandemic associated with the emergence of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is an unprecedented historical event with the potential to significantly impact adolescent loneliness. This study aimed to explore the role of companion animals and attachment to pets in the context of the pandemic....
Koi (Cyprinus rubrofuscus) Seek Out Tactile Interaction with Humans: General Patterns and Individual Differences
| Contributor(s):: Fife-Cook, I., Franks, B.
The study of human-animal interactions has provided insights into the welfare of many species. To date, however, research has largely focused on human relationships with captive mammals, with relatively little exploration of interactions between humans and other vertebrates, despite non-mammals...
Researching Human-Cattle Interaction on Rangelands: Challenges and Potential Solutions
| Contributor(s):: Creamer, M., Horback, K.
Human-animal interaction (HAI) research spans across many scientific fields and animal taxa. For livestock species, HAI research tends to focus on animals that are managed in close proximity with humans such as poultry, dairy cattle, and swine. Given the nature of rangeland cattle production,...
The experience of teleworking with dogs and cats in the United States during COVID-19
| Contributor(s):: Hoffman, C. L.
In Spring of 2020, the novel coronavirus (SAR-CoV-2) prompted an unprecedented number of individuals across the United States to begin working from home. Prior research has identified both positive and negative impacts of teleworking on employee well-being, and this study built on that research...
Bringing human-animal interaction to sport: Potential impacts on athletic performance
| Contributor(s):: Marvin, S., Sorenson, K., Stevens, J. R.
Human-Animal Interactions: Expressions of Wellbeing through a "Nature Language"
| Contributor(s):: Yerbury, R. M., Lukey, S. J.
People -- Marine Mammal Interactions
| Contributor(s):: Andrew Butterworth (editor), Mark P. Simmonds (editor)
Our relationships with marine mammals are complex. We have used them as resources, and in some places this remains the case; viewed them as competitors and culled them (again ongoing in some localities); been so captivated and intrigued by them that we have taken them into captivity for our...
Human and Raptor Interactions in the Context of a Nomadic Society
| Contributor(s):: Takuya Soma
This research project focuses on contemporary eagle-taming falconry practice of the Altaic Kazakhs animal herding society in Bayan Ulgii Province in Western Mongolia. It aims to contributing both theoretical and empirical criteria for cultural preservation of Asian falconry. This cultural as...
“You Can’t Ignore the Rat”: Nonhuman Animals in Boundary Work
| Contributor(s):: McCumber, Andrew
Investigating the Impact of Brief Outings on the Welfare of Dogs Living in US Shelters
| Contributor(s):: Gunter, L. M., Gilchrist, R. J., Blade, E. M., Barber, R. T., Feuerbacher, E. N., Platzer, J. M., Wynne, C. D. L.
Why Can't I Resist Those "Puppy Dog" (or "Kitty Cat") Eyes? A Study of Owner Attachment and Factors Associated with Pet Obesity
| Contributor(s):: Coy, A. E., Green, J. D., Behler, A. M. C.
Null effects of therapy dog interaction on adolescent anxiety during a laboratory-based social evaluative stressor
| Contributor(s):: Mueller, M. K., Anderson, E. C., King, E. K., Urry, H. L.
Friend, foe, or food: What influences students’ attitudes toward animals?
| Contributor(s):: Morrison, Rachel, Maust-Mohl, Maria, Charlton, Kelly
Homeless People and Their Dogs: Exploring the Nature and Impact of the Human–Companion Animal Bond
| Contributor(s):: Scanlon, Louise, Hobson-West, Pru, Cobb, Kate, McBride, Anne, Stavisky, Jenny
Preliminary Findings of a Ten-Item Scale to Assess the Commitment of Low-Income Owners to Their Companion Animals
| Contributor(s):: Rauktis, Mary E., Hoy-Gerlach, Janet, Sewall, Craig J. R., Lee, Hyunji, Bickel, Laura
Rare Animals as Cryptids and Supernaturals: The Case of Dugongs on Flores Island
| Contributor(s):: Forth, Gregory
The Relationship Between Living with Dogs and Social and Emotional Development in Childhood
| Contributor(s):: Dueñas, Jorge-Manuel, Gonzàlez, Laia, Forcada, Raquel, Duran-Bonavila, Silvia, Ferre-Rey, Gisela
Goats in Schools: Parental Attitudes and Perceived Benefits
| Contributor(s):: Loyd, Destiny D., King, Elizabeth G., Thompson, Jennifer J.
Interaction with Caged Budgerigars (Melopsittacus Undulatus) Enhances Human Affect
| Contributor(s):: Jones, Autumn G., Skolnick, Alexander J., Anderson, Matthew J.
Attitudes Toward Spay/Neuter in the US Population: Urban/Rural, Cat/Dog, and Demographic Differences
| Contributor(s):: Glasser, Carol L.