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  1. Assistive Device Use among Community-Dwelling Older Adults: A Profile of Canadians Using Hearing, Vision, and Mobility Devices in the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging

    Contributor(s):: Ishigami, Yoko, Jutai, Jeffrey, Kirkland, Susan

    There is increasing recognition that using assistive devices can support healthy aging. Minimizing discomfort and loss of function and increasing independence can have a substantial impact physically, psychologically, and financially on persons with functional impairments and resulting activity...

  2. Bait flavor preference and immunogenicity of ONRAB baits in domestic dogs on the Navajo Nation, Arizona

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    | Contributor(s):: Are R. Berentsen, Scott Bender, Peggy Bender, David Bergman, Amy T. Gilbert, Hannah M. Rowland, Kurt C. VerCauteren

    Rabies is responsible for an estimated 59,000 human deaths worldwide, and domestic dogs are the primary reservoir and vector of the disease. Among some nations, widespread vaccination has led to elimination of rabies in domestic dogs, yet dogs are still susceptible to rabies infection from...

  3. Protectors, Aggressors, and Kinfolk: Dogs in a Tribal Community

    | Contributor(s):: Jervis, Lori L., Warren, Diane, Salois, Emily Matt, Ketchum, Scott, Tallbull, Gloria, Spicer, Paul

    Free-roaming dogs are a common phenomenon on many American Indian reservations as well as globally. Lack of canine restriction may be pathologized by outsiders, assumed to be a “problem” that reflects underlying individual or community dysfunction. Seldom investigated are the cultural logics...

  4. Narrating the First Dogs: Canine Agency in the First Contacts with Indigenous Peoples in the Brazilian Amazon

    | Contributor(s):: Velden, Felipe Vander

    Narratives addressing the presence of European domestic dogs (Canis familiaris) in the encounters between Indians and non-Indians in the conquest of the Central and South American lowlands often portray those animals as terrible and bloodthirsty weapons. From the settlers’ perspective, dogs were...

  5. Wildlife Encounters by Lewis and Clark: A Spatial Analysis of Interactions between Native Americans and Wildlife

    | Contributor(s):: Andrea S. Laliberte, William J. Ripple

    The Lewis and Clark journals contain some of the earliest and most detailed written descriptions of a large part of the United States before Euro-American settlement. We used the journal entries to assess the influence of humans on wildlife distribution and abundance. Areas with denser human...

  6. Skillful in the management of the horse: the Comanches as southern plains pastoralists.

    | Contributor(s):: Gerald Betty

    In the summer of 1719, several New Mexican Pueblo and Spanish settlements observed an increase in Comanche and Ute horse stealing.  On August 19, participants at a Council of War held in Santa Fe discussed the prospects of waging war on these Indians.  Several council members related...

  7. Native People and the Fur Trade

    | Contributor(s):: Hollingsworth, Paul

  8. The Endangered Species Act: Should it Affect Indian Hunting and Fishing Rights?

    | Contributor(s):: R.l. Stoney Burk

    Problems with the regulation of wildlife, as in other areas of public land management, have often been ignored until they became a crisis. Only in the past two decades has there been any significant attempt on the federal level to protect and manage wildlife. One of the most significant and,...

  9. Who Let the Dogs Out? Communicating First Nations Perspectives on a Canine Veterinary Intervention Through Digital Storytelling

    | Contributor(s):: Schurer, J. M., McKenzie, C., Okemow, C., Viveros-Guzman, A., Beatch, H., Jenkins, E. J.

  10. Return of the buffalo nation

    | Contributor(s):: Laduke, Winona

  11. Cree taapiskaakan: community ties

    | Contributor(s):: Oberholtzer, Cath

  12. The dog tribe

    | Contributor(s):: James, Jenny

  13. A myth of kinship? Reinterpreting Lakota conceptualization of kin relationships vis-à-vis 19th and 20th century historical narratives

    | Contributor(s):: Hogue, Kellie

  14. The semiotics of powerful places: rock art and landscape relations in the Sierra Tarahumara, Mexico

    | Contributor(s):: Wyndham, Felice S.

  15. Evaluating protein residues on Gainey phase Paleoindian stone tools

    | Contributor(s):: Seeman, Mark F.

  16. Dog children among the Winnebago Indians

    | Contributor(s):: Lurie, Nancy Oestreich Mrs

  17. Yellowstone buffalo: bleak future despite public response

    | Contributor(s):: Laduke, Winona

  18. Dogs of the Labrador Indians

    | Contributor(s):: Speck, Frank Gouldsmith

  19. Paradigm shifts, rock art studies, and the "Coso sheep cult" of eastern California

    | Contributor(s):: Garfinkel, Alan P.

  20. "It's hard enough to control yourself; it's ridiculous to think you can control animals": competing views on "The bush" in contemporary Yukon

    | Contributor(s):: Easton, Norman Alexander