A Qualitative Investigation of the Urban African-American and Latino Adolescent Experience with Wildlife
Contributor(s):: van Velsor, Stanley W., Nilon, Charles H.
Few studies have investigated the wildlife-related experience of urban African-American and Latino adolescents. Using a grounded theory research approach, we identified four general conditions (i.e., demographic characteristics, socialization, place of residence, wildlife encounters) that were...
Activity preferences and satisfaction among older adults in a Veterans Administration long-term care facility
Contributor(s):: Kracker, Jacqueline, Kearns, Kelly, Kier, Frederick J., Christensen, Kimberly A.
Animais solidários: a zooterapia como extensão universitária para idosos institucionalizados
Contributor(s):: Gisele Dela Ricci, Carina Torelli, Maria de Fatima Martins, Thiago William de Almeida
This study aimed to introduce different animals into Vicente de Paulo Asylum quotidian, in Pirassununga city, State of São Paulo, through the lonely animals’ project of veterinary medicine and husbandry faculty of São Paulo State University, researching identify the best way...
Animal-assisted therapies and activities as innovative approaches to mental health interventions
Contributor(s):: Cirulli, F.
Animal-assisted therapy with adolescents in a psychiatric facility
Contributor(s):: Banman, J. K.
Anticipation and memory as criteria for special welfare consideration
Contributor(s):: Lea, S. E. G.
Behavioral reactivity of Jindo dogs socialized at an early age compared with non-socialized dogs
Contributor(s):: Kim, Y. K., Lee, S. S., Oh, S. I., Kim, J. S., Suh, E. H., Oupt, K. A., Lee, H. C., Lee, H. J., Yeon, S. C.
Behaviour problems in pets
Contributor(s):: Richmond, R.
Behavioural outcomes of housing for domestic dog puppies (Canis lupus familiaris)
Contributor(s):: Majecka, Katarzyna, Pąsiek, Magdalena, Pietraszewski, Dariusz, Smith, Carl
Domestic dogs experience a sensitive period for learning during early life and conditions during this time can have important consequences in the adult. We investigated the effects of kennel environment during early life, comparing the temperaments of puppies reared in indoor kennels, located in...
Benefits of intraspecific social exposure in adult Swiss military dogs
Contributor(s):: Gfrerer, Nastassja, Taborsky, Michael, Würbel, Hanno
Domestic dogs (Canis familiaris) are social animals and, therefore, social interactions with conspecifics are crucial for their welfare. However, in kennelled dogs, the ability to interact with conspecifics may be limited. Swiss military dogs, for instance, are kept individually without direct...
Companion Animals and Persons With Dementia of the Alzheimer's Type: Therapeutic Possibilities
Contributor(s):: Baun, Mara M., McCabe, Barbara W.
Comparative social cognition
Contributor(s):: Emery, N. J., Clayton, N. S.
Comparative social cognition: From wolf and dog to humans
Contributor(s):: Kubinyi, Enik?, Virányi, Zsófia, Miklósi, Ádám
Complementary psychosocial interventions in child and adolescent psychiatry: Pet assisted therapy
Contributor(s):: Chandramouleeswaran, Susmita, Russell, Paul Swamidhas
Control, choice, and assessments of the value of behavioral management to nonhuman primates in captivity
Contributor(s):: Schapiro, S. J., Lambeth, S. P.
Many people have devoted considerable effort to enhancing the environments of nonhuman primates in captivity. There is substantial motivation to develop experimental, analytical, and interpretational frameworks to enable objective measurements of the value of environmental enrichment/behavioral...
Counseling pet owners on puppy socialization and establishing leadership
Contributor(s):: Horwitz, D. F.
Decades-long social memory in bottlenose dolphins
Contributor(s):: Bruck, Jason N
Dogs and Other Metaphors: Reflections on the Influence of Mark Ylvisaker
Contributor(s):: McDonald, Skye
Dogs' attention towards humans depends on their relationship, not only on social familiarity
Contributor(s):: Horn, L., Range, F., Huber, L.
Early life experiences: activity levels and abnormal behaviours in resocialised chimpanzees
Contributor(s):: Martin, J. E.
Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) that are kept in captivity come from a wide variety of backgrounds and a proportion of them have been subjected to maternal separation and social deprivation during development. The long-term effects of such practices have received little investigation. This study...