Measuring the Strength of Human–Animal Bonds in Zoos
Contributor(s):: Hosey, Geoff, Birke, Lynda, Shaw, Wendy S., Melfi, Vicky
Repeated interactions within individual human and animal dyads can lead to the establishment of human–animal relationships (HARs), which may vary in quality from good to bad, defined in terms of the positivity (e.g., friendly contact, play) or negativity (e.g., aggression) of the interactions on...
Canine-Assisted Therapy in Hospitalized Patients Awaiting Heart Transplantation
Contributor(s):: Snipelisky, D., Smidt, J., Gallup, S., Myrick, J., Bauer, B., Burton, M. C.
Development and psychometric testing of the Canine Owner-Reported Quality of Life questionnaire, an instrument designed to measure quality of life in dogs with cancer
Contributor(s):: Giuffrida, M. A., Brown, D. C., Ellenberg, S. S., Farrar, J. T.
Pets enhance antidepressant pharmacotherapy effects in patients with treatment resistant major depressive disorder
Contributor(s):: Mota Pereira, J., Fonte, D.
Hippotherapy for patients with multiple sclerosis: A multicenter randomized controlled trial (MS-HIPPO)
Contributor(s):: Vermohlen, V., Schiller, P., Schickendantz, S., Drache, M., Hussack, S., Gerber-Grote, A., Pohlau, D.
[The effectiveness of therapeutic horseback-riding in the treatment of chronic schizophrenic patients. Experimental results and clinical experiences]
Contributor(s):: Scheidhacker, M., Bender, W., Vaitl, P.
Pet Bonding and Pet Bereavement Among Adults
Contributor(s):: Kelli Brosam
This study was designed to examine the relationship between the intensity of bonding and grief responses among adults following the death of their dogs or cats. Three hypotheses were considered: 1) The strength of the bond between an adult and a pet will predict the intensity of grief following...
Using the Horse Grimace Scale (HGS) to Assess Pain Associated with Acute Laminitis in Horses (Equus caballus)
| Contributor(s):: Emanuela Dalla Costa, Diana Stucke, Francesca Dai, Michela Minero, Matthew C. Leach, Dirk Lebelt
Acute laminitis is a common equine disease characterized by intense foot pain, both acutely and chronically. The Obel grading system is the most widely accepted method for describing the severity of laminitis by equine practitioners, however this method requires movement (walk and trot) of the...
Comparison of normative and diagnosed dissociation on attachment to companion animals and stuffed animals
| Contributor(s):: Barlow, M. Rose, Cromer, Lisa DeMarni, Caron, Hannah Prairie, Freyd, Jennifer J.
Equine-assisted therapy for anxiety and posttraumatic stress symptoms
| Contributor(s):: Earles, Julie L., Vernon, Laura L., Yetz, Jeanne P.
Equine-assisted psychotherapy: a mental health promotion/intervention modality for children who have experienced intra-family violence
| Contributor(s):: Schultz, Pamela N., Remick-Barlow, Ann, Robbins, Leslie
Equine-assisted therapy and its impact on cortisol levels of children and horses: a pilot study and meta-analysis
| Contributor(s):: Yorke, Jan, Nugent, William, Strand, Elizabeth B., Bolen, Rebecca M., New, John, Davis, Cindy
The effect of animal-assisted therapy on children's stress during hospitalization [dissertation]
| Contributor(s):: Tsai, Chia-Chun
Evaluating a program of equine therapy for veterans with PTSD symptoms [dissertation]
| Contributor(s):: Gomez, India B.
What factors are associated with positive effects of dog ownership in families with children with autism spectrum disorder? The development of the Lincoln Autism Pet Dog Impact Scale
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| Contributor(s):: Hall, Sophie Susannah, Wright, Hannah F., Mills, Daniel Simon
The effect of horse simulator riding on visual analogue scale, body composition and trunk strength in the patients with chronic low back pain
| Contributor(s):: Yoo, J. H., Kim, S. E., Lee, M. G., Jin, J. J., Hong, J., Choi, Y. T., Kim, M. H., Jee, Y. S.
Ride 'em cowboy! The therapeutics of virtual reality technology and simulation
| Contributor(s):: Citrome, L.
Effects of horse-riding exercise on balance, gait, and activities of daily living in stroke patients
| Contributor(s):: Yong-Nam, Kim, Dong-Kyu, Lee
Grief following pet and human loss: Closeness is key
| Contributor(s):: Eckerd, Lizabeth M., Barnett, James E., Jett-Dias, Latishia
“My pet has passed”: Relations of adult attachment styles and current feelings of grief and trauma after the event
| Contributor(s):: Brown, Olivia K., Symons, Douglas K.