State Fairs: A Means of Exposing America's Youth to the Veterinary Profession?
Contributor(s):: Shelie L. Laflin, David E. Anderson
State and county fairs have existed for a long period in the United States and many parts of the world. One of the first recognized state fairs in the US was held in 1841 in New York.1 That fair's purpose was the hosting competitive exhibitions for livestock, homemade goods, and farm produce....
Professional and Vocational Opportunities in Animal Care
Contributor(s):: Alicia Voss
All of my life, I have been intrigued by the world of animals. Whether I was caring for my own pets, horseback riding, or reading wildlife books with rapt attention, I was forever consumed by the desire to learn more. If you share my sentiments, perhaps you, as well, have begun to seriously...
Autonomy for nursing home residents
Contributor(s):: Johnson, Steven Ross
Ethics and Safety in Home Care: Perspectives on Home Support Workers
Contributor(s):: Storch, Janet, Curry, Cherie Geering, Stevenson, Lynn, Macdonald, Marilyn, Lang, Ariella
Animal hoarding: devastating, complex, and everyone's concern
Contributor(s):: Williams, Bronwen
Reduced anxiety during dog assisted interviews in acute schizophrenic patients
Contributor(s):: Lang, U. E., Jansen, J. B., Wertenauer, F., Gallinat, J., Rapp, M. A.
Assessment and treatment of nonpain conditions in life-limiting disease
Contributor(s):: Villalobos, A. E.
Editorial... [corrected] [published erratum appears in J SOC WORK PRACT 2011 Sep; 25(3):381]
Contributor(s):: Briggs, Stephen, Froggett, Lynn, Smith, Martin
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including negative capability, self-esteem, and the potential therapeutic use of experiences with horses among young people.
Biological and social investigation of human–black bear conflicts in the Panhandle of Florida
Contributor(s):: Lowery, Damon R., Morse, Wayde C., Steury, Todd D.
As human–black bear conflicts increase, developing conflict mitigation strategies that account for both biological and social understanding has become a primary objective of managers. We examined black bear habitat use in the Florida Panhandle to understand its impact on the spatial distribution...
Alternative therapies for a new era of health care
Contributor(s):: Kaldy, J.
CAWC looks at ways of raising awareness of pet animals' needs
[Herman Wijffels: "Veterinarian has a role in conservation of natural animal husbandry"]
Contributor(s):: Swormink, B. K.
Why family professionals can no longer ignore violence toward animals
Contributor(s):: Flynn, Clifton P.
Contributor(s):: Winkle, M., Zimmerman, B.
An exploratory survey of occupational therapists' role in hippotherapy
Contributor(s):: Cerquozzi, C., Cerquozzi, E., Darragh, A., Kuhaneck, H. M.
Practical bond considerations: guilt and the treatment process
Contributor(s):: Milani, M.
The ethics of influencing clients
Contributor(s):: Yeates, J. W., Main, D. C.