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  1. "You Should Give them Blacks to Eat:" Waging Inter-American Wars of Torture and Terror

    Contributor(s):: Johnson, Sara E.

  2. A History of Prison Inmate-Animal Interaction Programs

    Contributor(s):: Strimple, Earl O.

  3. Animal-assisted therapy in a Canadian psychiatric prison

    Contributor(s):: Dell, C., Chalmers, D., Stobbe, M., Rohr, B., Husband, A.

  4. Canines (and Cats!) in Correctional Institutions: Legal and Ethical Issues Relating to Companion Animal Programs

    Contributor(s):: Rebecca J. Huss

    Approximately one in 107 adults in the United States is incarcerated in some type of correctional institution. Effective programs are necessary to address the issues of these inmates. A growing number of correctional facilities allow for companion animals to be integrated into their programs in a...

  5. Companion animals and offender rehabilitation

    Contributor(s):: Ormerod, Elizabeth

  6. Death Row Dogs, Hard Time Prisoners, and Creative Rehabilitation Strategies: Prisoner-Dog Training Programs

    Contributor(s):: Paul J. Larkin Jr.

    More and more prisons have witnessed the success of Prisoner-Dog Training Programs (PDPs) in the last few years. PDPs entail a prisoner training an animal (usually a dog) to be a service animal for the disabled or a well-behaved household pet. PDPs at state and federal prisons have turned out to...

  7. Domestic dogs and human health: an overview

    Contributor(s):: Wells, D. L.

  8. Equine-facilitated prison-based programs within the context of prison-based animal programs: State of the science review

    Contributor(s):: Bachi, Keren

    Equine-facilitated prison programs have become more prevalent and operate in correctional facilities in 13 states throughout the United States. However, there is a deficit of empirical knowledge to guide them. This article reviews 19 studies of prison-based animal programs and centers on patterns...

  9. Helping war veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder: Incarcerated individuals' role in therapeutic animal programs

    Contributor(s):: Furst, Gennifer

  10. Human-animal interaction in a prison setting: Impact on criminal behavior, treatment progress, and social skills

    Contributor(s):: Fournier, Angela Krom, Geller, E. Scott, Fortney, Elizabeth V.

  11. 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...

  12. Our professional responsibilities relative to human-animal interactions

    Contributor(s):: L. K. Bustad, L. Hines

    An interesting area with great potential for benefiting and enriching the lives and conditions of people and animals is opening to us in research, service and teaching. By working with colleagues in other disciplines, we can develop new and creative ways to realize the great promise inherent in...

  13. Perceived effects of dog-training programmes in correctional settings

    Contributor(s):: Cooke, Barbara J., Farrington, David P.

  14. Prison pets in the French Revolution

    Contributor(s):: MacDonough, Katharine

  15. Prison-Based Animal Programs: A National Survey

    Contributor(s):: Furst, Gennifer

  16. Prisoners, pups, and PTSD: the grass roots response to veterans with PTSD

    Contributor(s):: Furst, Gennifer

  17. Soft touches: give them kittens and something happens to men doing hard time

    Contributor(s):: Dalphonse, Sherri

  18. The Efficacy of Dog Assisted Therapy in Detained Drug Users: A Pilot Study in an Italian Attenuated Custody Institute

    Contributor(s):: Contalbrigo, L.

  19. The experiences of offenders in a prison canine program

    Contributor(s):: Turner, Wendy G.

  20. The therapeutic potential of a prison-based animal programme in the UK

    Contributor(s):: Mercer, Jenny, Gibson, Kerry, Clayton, Debbie