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Feb 11 2017
2017 Horseman's Forum
A case for a naturalistic perspective: response to Lawrence and Bekoff
Contributor(s):: Paxton, D. W.
The author responds to commentaries on his original paper noting that "The paper is about questions, not answers. The orthodoxanswer in urban animal management — responsible pet ownership — is really the target of the naturalistic perspective. The paper requests urban authorities to always ask...
A cat named Darwin : how a stray cat changed a man into a human being
Contributor(s):: Jordan, William
A conception of moral sensitivity and everyday consumption practices: Insights from the moralizing discourses of pet owners
Contributor(s):: McEachern, Morven G., Cheetham, Fiona
A Growing Trend: Pet Owners Who Include Animals in Their Estate Planning
Contributor(s):: Gundersen, Rhonda Lee
A historical, interdisciplinary analysis of the animal and human social ecosystem
Contributor(s):: Jeter, Kris, Sussman, Marvin B.
A new breed of heath care (cover story)
Contributor(s):: Udell, Melody
A social predator for a companion: animal behavior problems: an overview
Contributor(s):: Voith, Victoria L.
A social predator for a companion: disruption of the human-companion animal bond: aggressive behavior in dogs
Contributor(s):: Houpt, Katherine A.
A social predator for a companion: dog attack involving predation on humans
Contributor(s):: Borchelt, Peter L., Lockwood, Randall, Beck, Alan M., Voith, Victoria L.
A social predator for a companion: human-bear interactions: profile and perspective
Contributor(s):: Tate, Jane
A social predator for a companion: separation-elicited behavior problems in dogs
Contributor(s):: Borchelt, Peter L.
A two pan feeding trial with companion dogs: considerations for future testing
Contributor(s):: Jodi C. Vondran
Palatability of pet foods is judged by the use of animals in colonies. Pet food manufacturers would like to understand how palatable a food is compared to another food. This generally is accomplished by a two pan test where a pet has the opportunity to freely choose between two foods. Preference...
Absent friend : coping with the loss of a treasured pet
Contributor(s):: Lee, Laura, Lee, Martyn
All in the family? Understanding the meaning of dogs and cats in the lives of American pet owners
Contributor(s):: Blouin, David D.
An exploratory model of dog disciplining
Contributor(s):: Ben-Michael, J., Korzilius, H., Felling, A., Vossen, J.
This study examines the possible relationships among dog owners' perceptions of, and emotional and behavioral responses to, problematic situations involving their dogs, and investigates differences in these in different subgroups of owners. The dominant sequence of the interaction is defined as...
Animal adoption as negotiated order: a comparison of open versus traditional shelter approaches
Contributor(s):: Balcom, S., Arluke, A.
Recently, the sheltering community has begun to reevaluate its adoption policies and the attitudes that shelter workers have towards adopters. Some shelters are now implementing what have been termed "open" adoptions as a way of increasing the number of animals adopted into good homes, moving...
Animal assisted therapy: Attitudes of mental health practitioners
Contributor(s):: Petrisca, Elizabeth
Animal companions, consumption experiences, and the marketing of pets: Transcending boundaries in the animal-human distinction
Contributor(s):: Woodside, Arch G., Holbrook, Morris B.