"Nobody Wants to Eat Them Alive:" Ethical Dilemmas and Dual Media Narratives on Domestic Rabbits as Pets and Commodity
Contributor(s):: Gayane F. Torosyan, Brian Lowe
Using semiotic analysis, this study explores changes occurring in the societal perception of rabbits as farm animals as juxtaposed to their increasing popularity as domestic companions. This study is based on a preliminary hypothesis that rabbits are increasingly perceived and portrayed in media...
$250 000 in emotional distress damages for the loss of a pet? What's this bond coming to?
Contributor(s):: Wilson, J. F.
$250,000 in emotional distress damages for the loss of a pet? What's this bond coming to?
An international gene bank for guide dogs: organisation, utilization and potential
Contributor(s):: Kolosi, J., Gunn, I. M.
The Royal Guide Dogs Association of Australia (RGDAA) has a breeding population of Labrador Retrievers consisting of 30 females and 11 stud males. Frozen semen from guide dog centres in UK and USA is used in its breeding programme to minimize inbreeding. The RGDAA is establishing an international...
Animal-assisted intervention: a key response to our human health care crisis
Contributor(s):: Norvell, L. J.
Animals, health and quality of life: abstract book
Animals, health and quality of life: professional development forum.
Bereavement, pet loss and deceased body presentation: pet euthanasia and helping owners deal with grief
Contributor(s):: Brown, C.
This article describes the role of the veterinarian in helping pet owners make decisions on euthanasia and on coping with the loss of their pets.
Bird whisperer 101
Contributor(s):: Speer, B.
Challenges of service dog ownership
Contributor(s):: Adams, C. L.
Clues from Katrina: human-animal bond and diversity in practice
Contributor(s):: Greenhill, L. M.
Cruelty toward cats: a different kind of abuse
Contributor(s):: Lockwood, R.
Emergency practice and the human-animal bond
Contributor(s):: Lee, J. A.
Emotional components of physical problems in the equine & small animals
Contributor(s):: Schwartz, C.
Enhancing the human animal bond through communication
Contributor(s):: Shaw, J. R., Adams, C. L.
General ethical considerations for animal-assisted therapy
Contributor(s):: Beck, A. M.
Good-byes, grieving, and growing: grief - the role of pets in the family
Contributor(s):: Dias, J.
Helping Client Manage the Aggressive Dog
Contributor(s):: Julia Albright
Horses as healers
Human-animal bond and community service
Contributor(s):: Shearer, T.