Mechanisms of Change for Children Participating in Therapeutic Horse Riding: A Grounded Theory
Contributor(s):: Martin, R. A., Graham, F. P., Taylor, W. J., Levack, W. M. M.
Assessment of the Arkansas Horse 4-H Program: Perspectives from Multiple Stakeholders
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| Contributor(s):: Fawn Lee Kurtzo
Assessment of the Arkansas horse 4-H program utilized stakeholders’ perceptions to describe inputs, outcomes, preferences and impacts provided by the Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service. Stakeholders’ perceptions were captured through three studies. Studies included the...
A One Health Evaluation of the University of Copenhagen Research Centre for Control of Antibiotic Resistance
| Contributor(s):: Anaïs Léger, Katharina D.C. Stärk, Jonathan Rushton, Liza R. Nielsen
We applied the evaluation framework developed by the EU COST Action “Network of Evaluation of One Health” (NEOH) to assess the operations, supporting infrastructures and outcomes of a research consortium “University of Copenhagen Research Centre for Control of Antibiotic...
Changes Associated with Improved Outcomes for Cats Entering RSPCA Queensland Shelters from 2011 to 2016
| Contributor(s):: Caroline Audrey Kerr, Jacquie Rand, John Murray Morton, Ronelle Reid, Mandy Paterson
The aim of this study was to identify changes that contributed to the markedly improved live release of cats in Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) Queensland shelters by comparing data from 2011 and 2016. Admission numbers were similar in these two years. The number...
Factors Associated with High Live Release for Dogs at a Large, Open-Admission, Municipal Shelter
| Contributor(s):: Gary J. Patronek, Abbi Crowe
Better understanding of factors contributing to live release (rehoming) may help shelters improve outcomes. In this study, data were analyzed for all dogs (n = 21,409) admitted over a two-year period for the primary purpose of rehoming at a high-volume, open-intake municipal shelter performing...
Characteristics and Outcomes of Dogs Admitted into Queensland RSPCA Shelters
| Contributor(s):: Megan Hemy, Jacquie Rand, John Morton, Mandy Paterson
Over 200,000 stray and surrendered dogs are admitted to shelters and municipal facilities in Australia each year, and approximately 20% are euthanized. Contemporary, comprehensive data on the characteristics and outcomes of dogs entering shelters are required to reduce shelter admissions and...
Eläinavusteisen toimintaterapian arviointikäytänteet
| Contributor(s):: Johanna Hakanen, Jenni Huttunen
Kiinnostus Green Carea kohtaan kasvaa parhaillaan niin maailmalla kuin Suomessa. Eläinavusteinen terapia, jota muun muassa toimintaterapeutit käyttävät yhtenä työmuotonaan kuuluu tämän käsitteen alle. Opinnäytetyön kohteena oli tutkia...
Effectiveness of a Standardized Equine-Assisted Therapy Program for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
| Contributor(s):: Borgi, Marta, Loliva, Dafne, Cerino, Stefania, Chiarotti, Flavia, Venerosi, Aldina, Bramini, Maria, Nonnis, Enrico, Marcelli, Marco, Vinti, Claudia, De Santis, Chiara, Bisacco, Francesca, Fagerlie, Monica, Frascarelli, Massimo, Cirulli, Francesca
Perceived Learning Outcomes from Participation in One Type of Registered Student Organization: Equestrian Sport Clubs
| Contributor(s):: Mikulec, Erin, McKinney, Kathleen
Learning takes place both inside and outside of the classroom. While there are a few studies that focus on the professional, developmental, and learning outcomes of participation in student organizations, there has been insufficient research on these outcomes in sport clubs. The paper reports on...
Dolphin Therapy: The Playful Way to Work toward the Next Step
| Contributor(s):: Wermer, Maaike
Is the tail wagging the dog? A review of the evidence for prison animal programs
| Contributor(s):: Mulcahy, Claire, McLaughlin, Deirdre
In the last 10 years, Prison Animal Programs (PAPs) have been implemented in many Australian correctional centres. Like our international counterparts, these programs receive glowing endorsements from key stakeholders and accolades in the media. The evidence supporting these programs however has...
Is Counseling Going to the Dogs? An Exploratory Study Related to the Inclusion of an Animal in Group Counseling with Adolescents
| Contributor(s):: Lange, Amber M., Cox, Jane A., Bernert, Donna J., Jenkins, Christie D.
| Contributor(s):: Bonifazi, Wendy
Eden Alternative: findings after 1 year of implementation
| Contributor(s):: Coleman, Mary Thoesen, Looney, Stephen, O'Brien, James, Ziegler, Craig, Pastorino, Cynthia A., Turner, Carolyn
Hannah Katz: resident tabby
| Contributor(s):: Weisberg, Judith, Pack, Mickey
Pet partners: teaming up for therapy and enjoyment
| Contributor(s):: Buettner, Linda L.
Pet therapy for Alzheimer's patients: a survey
| Contributor(s):: Kongable, Lisa Garlock, Stolley, Jacqueline M., Buckwalter, Kathleen C.
Truth about cats and dogs: weighing the pros and cons of pet therapy
| Contributor(s):: Vickery, Kathleen