Musical Dogs: A Review of the Influence of Auditory Enrichment on Canine Health and Behavior
| Contributor(s):: Abigail M. Lindig, Paul D. McGreevy, Angela J. Crean
Music therapy yields many positive health outcomes in humans, but the effects of music on the health and welfare of nonhuman animals vary greatly with the type of music played, the ethology of the species, and the personality and learning history of individual animals. One context in which...
Music for animal welfare: A critical review & conceptual framework
| Contributor(s):: Kriengwatana, Buddhamas P., Mott, Richard, ten Cate, Carel
Music can have powerful effects on human health and wellbeing. These findings have inspired an emerging field of research that focuses on the potential of music for animal welfare, with most studies investigating whether music can enhance overall wellbeing. However, this sole focus on discovering...
Like Music to our Ears: The Complexity of Bird Vocalizations as a Key Factor of Attractiveness
| Contributor(s):: da Silva, Olga Camila, Melo Santos, André M., Schiel, Nicola, Souto, Antonio
“Is it gonna be fun?”: Lolabelle, Dog Pianists, and Musical Réussite
| Contributor(s):: Altizer, Katherine
Role of noise and music as anxiety modulators: Relationship with ovarian hormones in the rat
| Contributor(s):: Escribano, Begoña, Quero, Ismael, Feijóo, Montserrat, Tasset, Inmaculada, Montilla, Pedro, Túnez, Isaac
This work aims to verify the role of noise and music as anxiety modulators and their relationship with ovarian hormones. For this purpose, female Wistar rats were used and treated, forming different experimental groups, with 17-β-estradiol, progesterone, allopregnanolone, finasteride (inhibitor...
Effect of light intensity on broiler behaviour and diurnal rhythms
| Contributor(s):: Deep, Aman, Schwean-Lardner, Karen, Crowe, Trever G., Fancher, Bryan I., Classen, Henry L.
Light intensity manipulation is an important management tool affecting broiler behaviour and physiology but still there is a debate regarding the optimum level to be used in confinement barns. Two experiments were completed to study the impact of light intensity (1, 10, 20 and 40lx) on behaviour...
Effects of Olfactory and Auditory Enrichment on the Behaviour of Shelter Dogs
| Contributor(s):: Amaya, V., Paterson, M. B. A., Phillips, C. J. C.
Shelter environments are stressful for dogs, as they must cope with many stimuli over which they have little control. This can lead to behavioural changes, negatively affect their welfare and downgrade the human-animal bond, affecting re-homing success. Arousal is evident in their behaviour,...
Effects of accelerated human music on learning and memory performance of rats
| Contributor(s):: Korsós, Gabriella, Horváth, Krisztina, Lukács, Anita, Vezér, Tünde, Glávits, Róbert, Fodor, Kinga, Fekete, Sándor György
A total of forty, 7-week-old male rats were exposed to the 'rodentized' version (twice as fast as and one octave higher than the original) of Mozart's Sonata for Two Pianos in D major for ten minutes a day for 10 weeks. One group (10 rats) received the musical stimuli before ('B'), another during...
Bodies of Knowledge, Kinetic Melodies, Rhythms of Relating and Affect Attunement in Vital Spaces for Multi-Species Well-Being: Finding Common Ground in Intimate Human-Canine and Human-Equine Encounters
| Contributor(s):: Carlyle, D., Graham, P.
In this paper, we bring together two separate studies and offer a double similitude as it were, in finding “common ground” and “common worlds” between dog–human and horse–human interactions. Appreciation of the process and mechanism of affect (and affect...
Bundling Interventions to Enhance Pain Care Quality (BITE Pain) in Medical Surgical Patients
| Contributor(s):: Rice, K. L., Castex, J., Redmond, M., Burton, J., Guo, J. W., Beck, S. L.
Multimodal rehabilitation in the late phase after stroke enhances the life situation of informal caregivers
| Contributor(s):: Bunketorp-Kall, L., Lundgren-Nilsson, A., Nilsson, M., Blomstrand, C.
Long-Term Improvements After Multimodal Rehabilitation in Late Phase After Stroke: A Randomized Controlled Trial
| Contributor(s):: Bunketorp-Kall, L., Lundgren-Nilsson, A.
Multimodal Interventions Improve Stroke Recovery
| Contributor(s):: Rosenberg, K.
Colorado Therapeutic Riding Center Inc
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The Colorado Therapeutic Riding Center (CTRC) is a PATH Intl Premier Accredited Center in southeast Longmont, Colorado devoted, since 1980, to serving children and adults with disabilities. As the oldest and largest therapeutic riding center in Colorado, and one of the largest in the...
Review of Bug Music: How Insects Gave Us Rhythm and Noise
| Contributor(s):: Jonathan L. Friedmann
Review of Bug Music: How Insects Gave Us Rhythm and Noise, by David Rothenberg. This book proposes that the human sense of rhythm derived in part from insect sounds.
The search for the cure : exploring the mystery behind the importance of animal therapy, music therapy, and weighted vests on children who have autism
| Contributor(s):: Hailey Paver
The number of people diagnosed with autism has been dramatically increasing over the last ten years. It is estimated that in the next decade there will be more than four million people on the autism spectrum. There is a mystery surrounding autism in the world today, and that is because the cause...
Efficacy of fifteen emerging interventions for the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder: a systematic review
| Contributor(s):: Metcalf, Olivia, Varker, Tracey, Forbes, David, Phelps, Andrea J., Dell, Lisa, DiBattista, Ashley, Ralph, Naomi, O'Donnell, Meaghan L.
Under pressure: understanding post-traumatic stress disorder and treatment methods for combat veterans [thesis]
| Contributor(s):: Maurer, Kirsti
Non-pharmacological approaches to alleviate distress in dementia care
| Contributor(s):: Mitchell, Gary, Agnelli, Joanne