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  1. Effects of the level of experience of horses and their riders on cortisol release, heart rate and heart-rate variability during a jumping course

    Contributor(s):: Ille, N., Lewinski, M. von, Erber, R., Wulf, M., Aurich, J., Mostl, E., Aurich, C.

  2. Physical activity in three regional communities in Queensland

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    | Contributor(s):: Brown, W. J., Burton, N. W., Sahlqvist, S., Heesch, K. C., McCarthy, K. B., Ng, N., Uffelen, J. G. van

    Objective. To describe physical activity participation in three Queensland regional communities. Design. Cross-sectional mail survey of randomly selected residents, stratified by age and sex. Setting. Esk, Mareeba and Mount Isa. Participants. 1219 (58% female) adults, with a mean age 46.7 (SD...

  3. Promoting companion animal leash compliance on an urban park trail system

    | Contributor(s):: Tardona, D. R.

  4. Tourism and infant-directed aggression in Tibetan macaques ( Macaca thibetana) at Mt. Huangshan, China

    | Contributor(s):: Self, S., Sheeran, L. K., Matheson, M. D., Li, JinHua, Pelton, O., Harding, S., Wagner, R. S.

  5. Walking sole mates: dogs motivating, enabling and supporting guardians' physical activity

    | Contributor(s):: Higgins, J. W., Temple, V., Murray, H., Kumm, E., Rhodes, R.

  6. Dog Parks: Benefits and Liabilities

    | Contributor(s):: Laurel Allen

    Dog parks have emerged in the last decade or so as places for pet owners living in suburban and urban areas to exercise their dogs. Providing a safe environment for both dog and human is a tremendous challenge. If done correctly a dog park can be that place. In the 1950s and 1960s, some state and...

  7. Retirement, life satisfaction, and pet ownership: Please don't take my sunshine away

    | Contributor(s):: Norris, Patricia Ann Castle

  8. The effects of pet ownership on the psychological well-being of physically disabled children (animal-facilitated, pet therapy, recreation, leisure, lifestyle)

    | Contributor(s):: McCullough, William Tor

  9. Tourists' attitudes toward the use of animals in tourist attractions: An empirical investigation

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    | Contributor(s):: Shani, Amir

    From time immemorial human beings have utilized animals for various needs and purposes, which led societies to debate the justification for using animals and to reflect on the way in which animals are treated. These concerns have also resulted in various contemporary studies aimed to reveal...

  10. A comparison of the frequency of occurrence of stereotypic behaviors demonstrated by a youth with autism during two recreation activities: Horseback riding and board game play

    | Contributor(s):: Brekke, Philip J.

  11. A psychotherapeutic riding program: An existential theater for healing

    | Contributor(s):: Karol, Jane M.

  12. Effects of horseback riding on depression and self-esteem in adolescent girls

    | Contributor(s):: Hemenway, Robin

  13. Equestrianism: Serious leisure and intersubjectivity

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    | Contributor(s):: Butler, Erin

  14. Self-schemas, goal orientations, sport confidence and mindfulness in amateur equestrians

    | Contributor(s):: Diaz, Teresa Renee

  15. Equine Therapy for Handicapped Students

    | Contributor(s):: Minner, Sam, et al.

  16. Importance of quality recreation activities for older adults residing in nursing homes: considerations for gerontologists

    | Contributor(s):: Haberkost, Michael, Dellmann-Jenkins, Mary, Bennett, Jeanne M.

  17. Review of the roles of pet animals in psychotherapy and with the elderly

    | Contributor(s):: Brickel, C. M.

  18. STIR--Success Through Individual Recreation: working with the low-functioning resident with dementia or Alzheimer's disease

    | Contributor(s):: Russen-Rondinone, Tonya, DesRoberts, Anne-Marie M.

  19. Teaching aging content to university-level non-gerontology majors

    | Contributor(s):: Beland, Robert

  20. Bibliography of the Federation of Riding for the Disabled International

    | Contributor(s):: Engel, Barbara Teichmann