Behaviour of cats
Contributor(s):: Bradshaw, J.
The origin, history and effects of domestication, behaviour and relationship with humans of cats are described.
Contributor(s):: Faulkner, Lloyd C., Pineda, Mauricio H.
Children, 'insects' and play in Japan
Contributor(s):: Laurent, Erick L.
Citizen action solutions
Contributor(s):: Allen, Robert D., Westbrook, William H.
Dogs in public parks
Contributor(s):: Chartres, Nigel A.
Horses in society
Contributor(s):: Lawrence, Elizabeth A
Human-animal interaction - the place of the companion animal in society
Contributor(s):: Godfrey, A.
Human-animal interactions: a review of American attitudes to wild and domestic Animals in the twentieth century
Contributor(s):: Kellert, Stephen R.
Keeping spot at home: an epidemiological approach to maintaining the human-animal bond through behaviour education and obedience training
Contributor(s):: Kogan, L. R., Ruch-Gallie, R., Salman, M. D.
Owning a pet: a comparison of Malaysian and Thai pet and non-pet owner's mental health
Contributor(s):: Cheong, S. K., Teoh, H. J., Suttiwan, P. C., Borvonsin, V.
The mental health status of 400 pet and non-pet owners in Malaysia and Thailand were compared. Whilst no significant differences were observed on global scores of self-esteem and self-efficacy, it was observed that trends indicated slightly better mental health amongst pet owners. In terms of...
Summation: people, animals, and the environment
Contributor(s):: Fogle, Bruce
Surplus dogs and cats in Europe
Contributor(s):: König, Josef
The animal as alter ego: cruelty, altruism, and the work of art
Contributor(s):: Burt, Marianna R.
The farmer and the dog
Contributor(s):: Baker, B.
The horse as a companion animal. (UFAW Animal Welfare Series)
Contributor(s):: Loving, N. S.
This chapter focuses on the welfare issues associated with horses kept as companion animals. The use of the companion horse for athletic pursuits, breeding, overprotection of foals, incompatibility of the horse to the purchaser, sale and purchase of horses with behavioural problems, loss of...
The human-companion animal bond
Contributor(s):: Anderson, D. C.
The author provides brief annotated references of basic resources on the "human-animal bond," the relationship between people and pets ("companion animals") throughout history. Types of human-animal relationships are very diverse, and the author offers examples of many, including animal-assisted...
The pet paradox
The present problems and how we should deal with them
Contributor(s):: Houghton, Lord
The role of pets in enhancing human well-being: effects for older people
Contributor(s):: Hart, Lynette A.
The role of pets in enhancing human well-being: effects on child development
Contributor(s):: Endenburg, Nienke, Baarda, Ben