Therapy Dog Ownership as Serious Leisure for Members of a Therapy Dog Volunteer Group
| Contributor(s):: Jonathan R. Hicks, Mary Kramer
Therapy dogs are used in a variety of settings, including prisons, hospitals, and schools, for the purposes of providing emotional and psychological support to humans. They are trained to be well behaved and to be perceived as supportive of humans. This study sought to explore the benefits to...
Slower, shorter, sadder: a qualitative study exploring how dog walks change when the canine participant develops osteoarthritis
| Contributor(s):: Belshaw, Z., Dean, R., Asher, L.
Legitimizing leisure experiences as emotional work: A post‐humanist approach to gendered equine encounters
| Contributor(s):: Finkel, Rebecca, Danby, Paula
Review of Dogs in the leisure experience and Animals and tourism understanding diverse relationships
| Contributor(s):: Durie, Alastair J.
[The influence of minority sociolinguistic context on home support for seniors in a rural devitalized area: the case of Acadieville New Brunswick]
| Contributor(s):: Simard, M., Dupuis-Blanchard, S., Villalon, L., Gould, O., Ethier, S., Gibbons, C.
Looking to the future: adolescents with cerebral palsy talk about their aspirations - a narrative study
| Contributor(s):: Cussen, Amy, Howie, Linsey, Imms, Christine
Loneliness Harms Your Health
| Contributor(s):: Eells, Gregory T.
Work or Play? An Exploration of the Relationships between People and their Service Dogs in Leisure Activities
| Contributor(s):: Hicks, J. R., Weisman, C. J.
From riding schools to tipis. Ethological horse riding and Amerindian myths
| Contributor(s):: Digard, Jean-Pierre
"Blood will tell": producing people and horses in Newmarket, England
| Contributor(s):: Cassidy, Rebecca
Side issues on horseback: riding as a sport and the relation to horses
| Contributor(s):: Tourre-Malen, Catherine
Planned leisure behaviour and pet attachment
| Contributor(s):: Chen, Annie Huiling, Hung, Kuang-peng, Peng, Norman
On the Fence: Dog Parks in the (Un)Leashing of Community and Social Capital
| Contributor(s):: Graham, Taryn M., Glover, Troy D.
Couple involvement in serious leisure: examining participation in dog agility
| Contributor(s):: Hultsman, Wendy Z.
One-to-one therapeutic recreation activities for the bed and/or room bound
| Contributor(s):: Forsythe, Emma
Describes several types of therapeutic activities that can be utilized by the recreation professional when planning programs for the isolated nursing home resident. Four components of milieu therapy are discussed: reality orientation, sensory stimulation, remotivation therapy, and...
Mehr als alte Vögel und schräge Käuze. Die vier Körper des Papageien in der Stadt.
| Contributor(s):: Zahlmann, Stefan
Boredom is the enemy
| Contributor(s):: Hayes, N.
One swine day
| Contributor(s):: Montgomery, Sy, Booth, Darren
The Management of Loneliness in Aged Care Residents: An Important Therapeutic Target for Gerontological Nursing
| Contributor(s):: Brownie, Sonya, Horstmanshof, Louise
Animal-assisted activities: sample programs
| Contributor(s):: Richeson, Nancy E., McCullough, William T.