Experience Learning Support with Animals (ELSA)
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As a 501 (c)3 nonprofit (ID# 80-0484066) we serve individuals with special needs through the benefits of human-animal bond and horse-assisted activities in the ranch setting. When you partner with ELSA, you help transform the lives of the most vulnerable among us. Since launching in...
Our mission is to provide children and young adults, including those with physical, emotional and developmental challenges, multiple opportunities for advancing their personal developmental goals in a safe family environment that optimizes peer interaction and community...
A New "PHARM" Hand: An Interview with Jackie Allenbrand of PHARM Dog USA
03 May 2016 |
Posted by Katie Carroll
PHARM Dog USA Founder and Director Jackie AllenbrandWhen a farmer is confronted with an illness or injury, his or her life and farming operation can take a huge hit. The financial...
Effects of site characteristics, pinyon-juniper management, and precipitation on habitat quality for mule deer in New Mexico
| Contributor(s):: Bender, Louis C., Boren, Jon C., Halbritter, Heather, Cox, Shad
Factors influencing survival and productivity of pronghorn in a semiarid grass-woodland in east-central New Mexico
Jaguar and puma attacks on livestock in Costa Rica
| Contributor(s):: Amit, Ronit, Gordillo-Chavez, Elias Jose, Bone, Raquel
Impacts of Montana Public Wolf Hunting and Trapping on Tolerance and Acceptance of Gray Wolves Among Rural Resident Ranchers, Trappers, and Big Game Hunters
| Contributor(s):: Alia Winn Mulder
The Public Trust Doctrine placed wildlife in trust, via state control and regulation, for the benefit of the people. Managing agencies that lose sight of the importance of public acceptance of predator policies and management actions may find themselves legislatively or judicially subverted. This...
Stories and images about what the horse has done for us
| Contributor(s):: Cohen, Bill
Revisiting distinctions between ranching and pastoralism a matter of interspecies relations between livestock, people, and predators
| Contributor(s):: LaRocque, Olivier
A Mirror to the Mind: An Interview with Cynthia Sweeley
02 Jul 2015 |
Posted by Katie Carroll
Cynthia Sweeley of Wildfire Ranch Spiritual Retreat believes that we are currently experiencing the worst epidemic of depression ever seen by mankind. Socialization no longer has a premium...
Attitudes toward animal and nature in a Great Plains community
| Contributor(s):: Bennett, John W.
| Contributor(s):: Beck, Gerald
| Contributor(s):: McHugh, Paul
The Mule: The Worker that "Can't Get No Respect"
| Contributor(s):: Arnold, Watson C.
Transferring results of behavioral research to industry to improve animal welfare on the farm, ranch and the slaughter plant. (International Society for Applied Ethology Special Issue)
| Contributor(s):: Grandin, T.
Knowledge obtained from research has been effectively transferred to the agricultural industry in some areas and poorly transferred in others. Knowledge that has been used to create a product such as a pharmaceutical or a device is more likely to be adopted by industry than a behavioral...