Human-Animal Relationships in Supported Housing: Animal Atmospheres for Mental Health Recovery
| Contributor(s):: Friesinger, J. G., Birkeland, B., Thorød, A. B.
Being in a relationship with an animal can promote the well-being of people. For many individuals, this usually takes place at home. This study reports about homes for people with mental health problems (with or without co-occurring substance use), who live in supported housing operated by...
When are the dogs coming back? Animal-assisted activities with men in residential substance abuse treatment
| Contributor(s):: Scott, Taylor M. T., Kirnan, Jean
Prolonged Recovery From General Anesthesia Possibly Related to Persistent Hypoxemia in a Draft Horse
| Contributor(s):: Julien Dupont, Didier Serteyn, Charlotte Sandersen
Horses are susceptible to developing large areas of pulmonary atelectasis during recumbency and anesthesia. The subsequent pulmonary shunt is responsible for significant impairment of oxygenation. Since ventilation perfusion mismatch persists into the post-operative period, hypoxemia remains an...
Barking Up the Wrong Tree: Companion Animals, Emotional Damages and the Judiciary's Failure to Keep Pace
| Contributor(s):: Sabrina DeFabritiis
What is the value of afternoon walks in the park? Evenings spent relaxing on a living room sofa? A wet face licking and waging tail every day when you come home? If posed to a pet owner, the answer to these three questions will likely be one word: priceless. Recovery at law for the death or...
Eläinavusteista toimintaa Klubitaloilla
| Contributor(s):: Minna Yrjölä
Tässä tutkimuksellisessa kehittämistyössä kehitettiin Karhulan ja Haminan Klubitalon toimintaa, selvittämällä eläinavusteisen työskentelyn soveltuvuutta mielenterveyskuntoutujien hyvinvoinnin ylläpitoon sekä heidän...
Negotiating acquired spinal conditions: Recovery with/in bodily materiality and fluids
| Contributor(s):: Jeffries, J. M.
Envision: Equine Assisted Therapeutic Activities & Resource Center
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The mission of Envision Therapeutic Horsemanship Inc. is to engage a partnership between horses and humans to benefit, empower and facilitate positive change in the lives of individuals and their families. Envision accomplishes this by providing therapeutic riding, equine-assisted therapy and...
Does environmental enrichment promote recovery from stress in rainbow trout?
| Contributor(s):: Pounder, Kieran C., Mitchell, Jennifer L., Thomson, Jack S., Pottinger, Tom G., Buckley, Jonathan, Sneddon, Lynne U.
The EU Directive on animal experimentation suggests that all protected animals should have enrichment to improve welfare yet relatively little research has been conducted on the impact of enrichment in fish. Studies employing enrichment in zebrafish have been contradictory and all fish species...
A New Antibiotic
| Contributor(s):: Reishtein, Judith L.
Long-term effects of hippotherapy on one child with cerebral palsy: a research case study
| Contributor(s):: Shurtleff, T., Engsberg, J.
Recovery, Conservation, and Survival under the Endangered Species Act: Recovering Species, Conserving Resources, and Saving the Law
| Contributor(s):: Jason M. Patlis
Protecting and recovering endangered and threatened species is bad business. It is a short-term, high-risk, and high-cost proposition-not exactly a formula for success. It is also an unpopular business. Resource users cringe at the prospect of the burdensome regulations and...
Recovery from severe mental illness: How feline companions facilitate the process of healing
| Contributor(s):: Nelson, Heather Lindsey Howe
Challenges of Managing Animals in Disasters in the U.S.
| Contributor(s):: Sebastian Heath, Robert D. Linnabary
Common to many of the repeated issues surrounding animals in disasters in the U.S. is a pre-existing weak animal health infrastructure that is under constant pressure resulting from pet overpopulation. Unless this root cause is addressed, communities remain vulnerable to similar issues with...
A Street Cat Named Bob
| Contributor(s):: Bennett, Viv
Living with companion animals after stroke: experiences of older people in community and primary care nursing
| Contributor(s):: Johansson, Maria, Ahlström, Gerd, Jönsson, Ann-Cathrin
Review of 'Tails of recovery: Addicts and the pets who love them'
| Contributor(s):: Tartagliano, Nick
Reviews the book, "Tails of recovery: Addicts and the pets who love them" by Nancy A. Schenck (see record 2009-08119-000). This book is a random act of kindness in the sense that most of what is published in the addiction field is scientifically top-heavy and often falls short when it comes to...
Review of Pet loss and human emotion: A guide to recovery (2nd ed.)
| Contributor(s):: Gilbert, Richard B.
Touchstone Ranch Recovery Center
Touchstone Ranch Recovery Center is a residential, dual diagnosis drug treatment center located on a working ranch in central Texas. Touchstone's program utilizes Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and a spiritual interpretation of the 12-steps towards recovery.
HABRI Central Case Studies: Animal Intervention: Decreasing Anxiety in Cancer Patients
| Contributor(s):: HABRI Central
A university student talks about a tumor he had as a child and how a dog his family adopted during his treatment helped him through the recovery process.
Veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Service Dogs: Aiding Veterans to Re-engage in Daily Life
| Contributor(s):: Katrena M. Heagwood
An educational manual was created to provide increased knowledge and functional benefit of use of a service dog for veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. This manual was designed for the All American Dogs Foundation to use in conjunction with the training manual provided by All American...