Risk factors for unassisted on-farm death in Swedish dairy cows
Contributor(s):: Alvasen, K., Thomsen, P. T., Sandgren, C. H., Mork, M. J., Emanuelson, U.
Increased on-farm cow mortality (ie unassisted death and euthanasia) has been demonstrated in Swedish dairy herds during the last decade. Identifying risk factors associated with type of death is needed for future work in reducing cow mortality rates. The objectives of this case-control study...
The use of in-depth interviews to understand the process of treating lame dairy cows from the farmers' perspective
Contributor(s):: Horseman, S. V., Roe, E. J., Huxley, J. N., Bell, N. J., Mason, C. S., Whay, H. R.
Interventions aimed at improving animal welfare on farms may be more successful if greater attention is paid to the points of view of farmers. For example, understanding how different dairy farmers detect lame cows, decide to treat them, get them to the point of treatment, and how practical...
'It was not just a walking experience': reflections on the role of care in dog-walking
Contributor(s):: Degeling, C., Rock, M.
Investigation into the value of trained glycaemia alert dogs to clients with type I diabetes
Contributor(s):: Rooney, N. J., Morant, S., Guest, C.
Are dogs children, companions, or just animals? Understanding variations in people's orientations toward animals
Contributor(s):: Blouin, D. D.
Assessing the safety of collars used to attach predation deterrent devices and ID tags to pet cats
Contributor(s):: Calver, M. C., Adams, G., Clark, W., Pollock, K. H.
Assessment time of the Welfare Quality protocol for dairy cattle
Contributor(s):: Vries, M. de, Engel, B., Uijl, I. den, Schaik, G. van, Dijkstra, T., Boer, I. de, Bokkers, E. A. M.
Dichotomy in the emotional approaches of caretakers of free-roaming cats in urban feeding groups: findings from in-depth interviews
Contributor(s):: Finkler, H., Terkel, J.
Although the occurrence of cat-caretaking of free-roaming cats is widespread, particularly so in countries with a climate suitable for cats to reproduce year-round, our knowledge of this relationship is still incomplete. People who engage in daily activities of feeding and caring for groups of...
Evaluation of on-farm veal calves' responses to unfamiliar humans and potential influencing factors
Contributor(s):: Leruste, H., Bokkers, E. A. M., Heutinck, L. F. M., Wolthuis-Fillerup, M., Werf, J. T. N. van der, Brscic, M., Cozzi, G., Engel, B., Reenen, C. G. van, Lensink, B. J.
Looking after chronically ill dogs: impacts on the caregiver's life
Contributor(s):: Christiansen, S. B., Kristensen, A. T., Sandoe, P., Lassen, J.
The relationship between personality match and pet satisfaction among dog owners
Contributor(s):: Curb, L. A., Abramson, C. I., Grice, J. W., Kennison, S. M.
Walking sole mates: dogs motivating, enabling and supporting guardians' physical activity
Contributor(s):: Higgins, J. W., Temple, V., Murray, H., Kumm, E., Rhodes, R.
Domestic violence and the abuse of pets: researching the link and its implications in Ireland
Contributor(s):: Allen, Mary, Gallagher, Barbara, Jones, Boyd
Effects of companion animals on owner's subjective well-being and social networks in Japan (Japanese)
Contributor(s):: Kaneko, Megumi
Process, perspectives, and benefits of animal assisted therapy
Contributor(s):: Paquette, Laurie Christine
Animals as a therapeutic modality: A curriculum model for occupational therapy
Contributor(s):: Latella, D. M.
The meaning of stressful life experiences as described by nine to eleven year old children: a phenomenological study
Contributor(s):: Jacobson, G. A.
"Weil mir das Reiten Spaß macht!" Planung, Durchführung und Ergebnisse einer Nutzerbefragung zum Thema "Heilpädagogische Förderung mit dem Pferd bei erwachsenen Menschen mit einer geistigen Behinderung" ["Because Riding is Fun for Me!" Planning, Real
Contributor(s):: Hecht, Susanne
A Healing Space: The Experiences of First Nations and Inuit Youth with Equine-Assisted Learning (EAL)
Contributor(s):: Dell, Colleen, Chalmers, Darlene, Bresette, Nora, Swain, Sue, Rankin, Deb, Hopkins, Carol
The Effect of Animal-Assisted Therapy on Children with Disabilities
Contributor(s):: Alison E. Ries, Catherine Marrs Fuchsel (adviser)
This research project is a qualitative study that explores the effect of Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) on children with disabilities from the perspective of Animal-Assisted Therapists. One of the goals of this research project was to provide support for this holistic inclusion of AAT in...