Parenting a Companion Animal as a Precursor to Parenting a Human Child
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| Contributor(s):: Kasey A Travitz, Sandra Lookabaugh
Participants were ten emerging adult (18-29), heterosexual couples who have had a companion animal for at least six months and have no human children. The present study evaluated parenting responsibilities associated with the companion animal including caregiving, expenses, and negotiation....
Exposure of preschool children to companion animals: impact on role-taking skills
| Contributor(s):: Cindee Bailey
The importance of role-taking skills in the social development of children has been well documented. Further, it has been shown that children's development of role-taking skills is dependent upon the quantity and quality of social interactions which require theconsideration of...
Validation of a selection protocol of dogs involved in animal-assisted intervention
| Contributor(s):: Mongillo, Paolo, Pitteri, Elisa, Adamelli, Serena, Bonichini, Sabrina, Farina, Luca, Marinelli, Lieta
Becoming a hunter in Greenland
| Contributor(s):: Nuttall, Mark
Shepherds, dogs, and ewes: a natural work group?
| Contributor(s):: Porcher, Jocelyne, Lecrivain, Elisabeth
| Contributor(s):: Carr, N.
This chapter looks at working dogs that exist within the leisure environment. One of the foci of this chapter is examining how the presence of working dogs in an environment has been utilized to construct idealized images of leisure and tourism landscapes. This discussion covers both contemporary...
General commentary: Rethinking the role of animals in human well-being
| Contributor(s):: Oyama, Mark A., Serpell, James A.
Newsletter of The American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians, Volume 20
Contents: Greetings from the Louisiana State University, pg 1What We Learned From the Hurricanes, pg 3Shelter, pg 5Disaster Preparedness, pg 7Veterinarians in the Community, pg 9Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital, pg 10The First International Symposium, pg 11Coming Events, pg 11
Content validity in the PROMIS social-health domain: a qualitative analysis of focus-group data
| Contributor(s):: Castel, Liana D., Williams, Kelly A., Bosworth, Hayden B., Eisen, Susan V., Hahn, Elizabeth A., Irwin, Debra E., Kelly, Morgen A. R., Morse, Jennifer, Stover, Angela, DeWalt, Darren A., DeVellis, Robert F.
Dogs and people: Using role strain and role enhancement theories to predict dog owners' well-being
| Contributor(s):: Cline, Krista Marie Clark
For the Birds!: Seeing, Being, and Creating the Bird World
| Contributor(s):: Russo, Michele
Gender Stereotyping in Young Children: Evidence to Support a Concept-Learning Approach
| Contributor(s):: Cowan, Gloria, Hoffman, Charles D.
Promoting self esteem
| Contributor(s):: Hirst, Sandra P., Metcalf, Barbara J.
Role of companion animals throughout the family life cycle
| Contributor(s):: Turner, Wendy G.
| Contributor(s):: Savishinsky, Joel S.
Situated Activities in a Dog Park: Identity and Conflict in Human-Animal Space
| Contributor(s):: Jackson, P.
Pet loss: Issues and implications for the psychologist
| Contributor(s):: Sharkin, Bruce S., Knox, Donna
Social leadership skills in young children
| Contributor(s):: Hensel, Nancy H.
The occupation of pet ownership as an enabler of community integration in serious mental illness: a single exploratory case study
| Contributor(s):: Zimolag, U., Krupa, T.
Psychological effects of dog ownership: role strain, role enhancement, and depression
| Contributor(s):: Cline, K. M.