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A Moveable Beast: Subjective Influence of Human-Animal Relationships on Risk Perception, and Risk Behaviour during Bushfire Threat
Contributor(s):: Katie Osborn, Joshua L. Trigg, Kirrilly Thomspon, Bradley Smith, Pauleen Bennett
This article examines how human-animal connections influence risk perception and behaviour in companion animal guardians exposed to bushfire threat in Australia. Although the objective role of psychological bonds with companion animals is well accepted by researchers, subjective interpretations...
Feline Obesity in Veterinary Medicine: Insights from a Thematic Analysis of Communication in Practice
Contributor(s):: Alexandra M. Phillips, Jason B. Coe, Melanie J. Rock, Cindy L. Adams
Feline obesity has become a common disease and important animal welfare issue. Little is known about how, or how often, veterinarians and feline-owning clients are addressing obesity during clinical appointments. The purpose of this qualitative study was to characterize verbal and non-verbal...
Ethics and Safety in Home Care: Perspectives on Home Support Workers
Contributor(s):: Storch, Janet, Curry, Cherie Geering, Stevenson, Lynn, Macdonald, Marilyn, Lang, Ariella
Examining the Meaning of Training Animals: A Photovoice Study With At-Risk Youth
Contributor(s):: Williams, Rachel L., Metz, Alexia E.
Looking to the future: adolescents with cerebral palsy talk about their aspirations - a narrative study
Contributor(s):: Cussen, Amy, Howie, Linsey, Imms, Christine
The feasibility and acceptability of using mobile methods for capturing and analysing data about dog-walking and human health... ML Roberts Prize Winner
Contributor(s):: Cameron, Carla, Smith, Catherine M., Tumilty, Steve, Treharne, Gareth J.
“It takes me a little longer to get angry now”: Homeless children traumatised by family violence reflect on an animal therapy group
Contributor(s):: Mudaly, Neerosh, Graham, Amanda, Lewis, Nerys
Animal-assisted activity among patients with cancer: effects on mood, fatigue, self-perceived health, and sense of coherence
Contributor(s):: Johnson, R. A., Meadows, R. L., Haubner, J. S., Sevedge, K.
When the girls came to stay
Contributor(s):: Doyle, Mary
Animal-assisted therapy: analysis of patient testimonials
Contributor(s):: Stoffel, J. M., Braun, C. A.
Effects of a supported program for horseback riding on inpatients diagnosed with schizophrenia: a qualitative exploratory study
Contributor(s):: Corring, Deborah J., Johnston, Megan E., Rudnick, Abraham
Experiences of family life with an autism assistance dog
Contributor(s):: Smyth, C., Slevin, E.