La thérapie assistée par l'animal : une aide alternative pour les enfants souffrant d'un trouble déficitaire de l'attention avec hyperactivité?
| Contributor(s):: Nathalie Gagnon
Ce mémoire a pour objectif d'évaluer les effets de l'interaction avec un chien sur les comportements d'enfants souffrant de trouble déficitaire de l'attention avec hyperactivité (TDAH). Pour ce faire, 6 enfants âgés de 7 à 10 ans...
Bullies, Victims, and Animal Abusers: Do They Exhibit Similar Behavioral Difficulties?
| Contributor(s):: Sanders, C. E., Henry, B. C., Giuliani, C. N., Dimmer, L. N.
Two hundred forty-four male undergraduate students enrolled in an introductory psychology class completed surveys assessing animal abuse tendencies, bullying behaviors, and victimization by bullying during their K-12 school experience. Participants also completed the Strengths and Difficulties...
How "natural" training methods can affect equine mental state? A critical approach - a review
| Contributor(s):: Rozempolska-Rucinska, I., Trojan, M., Kosik, E., Prochniak, T., Gorecka-Bruzda, A.
Combined exposure to dog and indoor pollution: incident asthma in a high-risk birth cohort
| Contributor(s):: Carlsten, C., Brauer, M., Dimich-Ward, H., Dybuncio, A., Becker, A. B., Chan-Yeung, M.
Early, current and past pet ownership: associations with sensitization, bronchial responsiveness and allergic symptoms in school children
| Contributor(s):: Anyo, G., Brunekreef, B., de Meer, G., Aarts, F., Janssen, N. A., van Vliet, P.
Lung function at age 3 years: effect of pet ownership and exposure to indoor allergens
| Contributor(s):: Lowe, L. A., Woodcock, A., Murray, C. S., Morris, J., Simpson, A., Custovic, A.
The effect of dietary protein content on aggression and hyperactivity in dogs
| Contributor(s):: Dodman, N. H., Reisner, I., Shuster, L., Rand, W., Leuscher, U. A., Robinson, I., Houpt, K. A.
Adopting shelter dogs: owner experiences of the first month post-adoption
| Contributor(s):: Marston, L. C., Bennett, P. C., Coleman, G. J.
A number of studies have examined factors associated with the relinquishment of pet dogs to animal welfare shelters. In Australia, however, there has been little investigation of new owners' experiences when they subsequently adopt one of these dogs. To address this, telephone interviews were...
Behavioural effects of the presence of a dog in a classroom
| Contributor(s):: Kotrschal, K., Ortbauer, B.
To test the idea that dogs have a positive influence on the social behaviour of school children, one of three dogs was introduced alternately into a class at an elementary school in Vienna, attended by 24 children (mean age: 6.7 years). Most of the 14 boys and ten girls came from first-generation...