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  1. The existence of parenting styles in the owner-dog relationship

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    | Contributor(s):: Ineke R. van Herwijnen, Joanne A. M. van der Borg, Marc Naguib, Bonne Beerda

    Parents interact with children following specific styles, known to influence child development. These styles represent variations in the dimensions of demandingness and responsiveness, resulting in authoritarian, authoritative, permissive or uninvolved parenting. Given the similarities in the...

  2. High & Mighty Therapeutic Riding and Driving Center Inc.

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    High & Mighty Therapeutic Riding & Driving Center 501 (c)(3), located on fifty acres in beautiful Columbia County, New York, offers riding, driving and other equine assisted activities to children, teens and adults with special needs. Our herd also offers opportunities for individuals...

  3. The Human Animal Bond–Learning From the Past, Looking Toward the Future | Angela Moe | TEDxKalamazoo

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    | Contributor(s):: Angela Moe

    Throughout human history, animals have played a central role in our lives. The human-animal bond is a complex and fascinating phenomenon, perhaps best exemplified by our relationship with canines. What is it about dogs that sets them apart in their ability to connect to us? This talk examines...

  4. GallopNYC

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    GallopNYC offers therapeutic horsemanship programs to children and adults with disabilities, including veterans and at-risk youth. At the height of our season, we provide lessons to 686 riders a week, and operate our riding program at four locations. We are committed to serving low-to-middle...

  5. Spirit Ride

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    Spirit Ride is committed to providing private Therapeutic Riding sessions free of charge to all accepted clients. Through working with the client’s Therapy Team (Educators, Community Professionals and Parents/Guardians) we are able to create an ideal environment relating to the individual...

  6. Service Dogs and Invisible Disabilities | Sarah Meikle | TEDxDeerfield

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    | Contributor(s):: Sarah Meikle

    Psychiatric service dogs are misunderstood; very few people produce them and there is a desperate need for more people to do so. There are even more people that could benefit from these animals that do not realize that exist--and that they represent a treatment that can often meet needs that no...

  7. Spirithorse Therapeutic Riding Center of Canton, Inc.

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    SpiritHorse Therapeutic Riding Center provides weekly therapeutic riding lessons for people of all ages with disabilities. All lessons are private, and are taught by certified SpiritHorse International Therapeutic Riding Instructors who volunteer their time with the organization. The support...

  8. Healing Hearts Ranch

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    Healing Hearts Ranch is a place that inspires powerful, positive change in people's lives. We have created an environment to work with and learn from horses by offering a variety of equine activities such as Equine Assisted Learning (EAL), Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP),as well as...

  9. Manes & Miracles

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    Manes & Miracles is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization. We provide therapeutic riding, hippotherapy, and aquatic therapy to those with a wide diversity of physical, cognitive, mental and emotional disabilities. Horseback riding mimics the human gait, therefore the rider shows improvement...

  10. Robinson Outreach at Rivercross Ranch (ROARR)

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    Robinson Outreach at RiverCross Ranch strives to relieve the conditions associated with youth and elderly in need, by providing Equine Assisted Learning and related therapies.

  11. HorseFriends Therapeutic Riding

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    HorseFriends is a therapeutic riding program in the Piedmont Triad Area of North Carolina. As a faith-based organization, our mission is to serve others by providing equine therapy and educational programs that develop confidence, physical and emotional strength for our participants and...

  12. Free Rein Center for Therapeutic Riding and Education

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    Free Rein is a member center of the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH International).  All of our instructors are certified through their rigorous year-long training program. Free Rein is the only PATH member center in Transylvania, Henderson, or...

  13. Coastal Therapeutic Riding Program (CTRP)

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    CTRP's mission is to provide quality equine assisted activities and therapies for individuals with special needs. The Coastal Therapeutic Riding Program (CTRP) was founded in 1999 and is an accredited Center of the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International...

  14. Bright Star Stables

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    Bright Star Stables is a nonprofit organization which was established in 2010, giving riders with disabilities a place to learn to become effective and competitive equestrians. Therapeutic lessons are conducted at a PATH (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International)...

  15. Appalachian Therapeutic Riding Center

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  16. Victoria Acres Equine Facility, Inc.

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    Victoria Acres Equine Facility is a 501(c)3 non profit organization located in Guilderland, NY.  The mission of Victoria Acres Equine Facility, Inc., is to empower children and adults with or without physical and developmental challenges through the use of Equine Assisted...

  17. Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center

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    The Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center is the only indoor riding facility uniquely located in the heart of the city of Buffalo, and has been the site of a therapeutic riding program for 10 years. The BTRC currently offers programs for mentally and emotionally impaired, learning disabled and...

  18. Staten Island Recreational Association (SIRA)

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    The Staten Island Recreational Association (SIRA) is a 501(c)3 non-for-profit organization located in Staten Island, New York. SIRA provides equine assisted activities to children with a wide range of physical, cognitive, and emotional disabilities. Our programs include Therapeutic Riding,...

  19. Newtown-Strong Therapy Dogs

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    On December 14, 2012, we lost twenty six precious angels in our town … six beautiful adults nd twenty wondrous and special children.  The world was undeniably shaken to the core, and we in Sandy Hook and Newtown felt utterly helpless and lost in the face of such unbelievable horror...

  20. Use of behavioural and physiological responses for scoring sound sensitivity in dogs

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    | Contributor(s):: Carla Caroline Franzini de Souza, Daniel Penteado Martins Dias, Raquel Nascimento de Souza, Magda Alves de Medeiros

    Sound sensitive dogs have exaggerated responses to sound stimuli that can negatively impact the welfare of the dog. Behavioural reactions combined with the response to sound involve a marked autonomic imbalance towards sympathetic predominance and release of cortisol. The purpose of the present...