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  1. Public law 110–22

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    To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen prohibitions against animal fighting, and for other purposes.

  2. "A gentle work horse would come in right handy": animals in Ozark agroecology

    | Contributor(s):: Campbell, B. C.

    Agricultural scientists now acknowledge the wisdom and practicality behind traditional (agro)ecological knowledge (TEK). Integration of TEK into contemporary organic agricultural systems is complicated, however, by the fact that agronomists, social scientists, and extension agents began...

  3. "Bark parks" - a study on interdog aggression in a limited-control environment

    | Contributor(s):: Shyan, M. R., Fortune, K. A., King, C.

    As limited-control dog parks become more popular, concerns arise about whether these parks encourage interdog aggression. Systematic observations made at 1 park in Indianapolis, USA over 72 h (between 1600 and 1830 h, 3-5 times a week) across 8 months (between March and November 2001) found that...

  4. "Before, he fought every day with the horse and with me": reducing violence in a Guatemalan community through a horse-handling program

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    | Contributor(s):: J.L. Gibbons, C.A. Cunningham, L. Paiz, K.E. Poelker, M.A. Montufar Cardenas

    Community and family violence are endemic in Guatemala. We evaluated the effectiveness of a horse-handling program to reduce violent attitudes and aggressive behavior. Eighteen community members who worked with horses in their daily lives (16 men, 2 women, ages 15 to 58) participated in four...

  5. "Down, boy!"

    | Contributor(s):: Wyatt, K.

  6. "I didn't feel right about animal dissection": dissection objectors share their science class experiences

    | Contributor(s):: Oakley, J.

  7. "Return" and extension actions after ethnobotanical research: the perceptions and expectations of a rural community in semi-arid northeastern Brazil

    | Contributor(s):: Albuquerque, U. P. de, Nascimento, L. G. de S., Vieira, F. J., Almeida, C. M. de A. D., Ramos, M. A., Silva, A. C. O. da

  8. "Riding up forested mountain sides, in wide open spaces, and with walls": developing an ecology of horse-human relationships

    | Contributor(s):: Davis, D., Maurstad, A., Cowles, S.

  9. "Support your local invasive species": animal protection rhetoric and nonnative species

    | Contributor(s):: Seymour, M.

  10. "There is no wild": conservation and circus discourse

    | Contributor(s):: Bell, J.

    This paper documents the discourse used by contemporary circuses to justify their exploitation of nonhuman animals. The circus is undergoing redefinition due to cultural changes, animal welfare concerns, and political legislation. Critical Discourse Analysis is applied to a sample of articles (...

  11. "They're There for You": Men's Relationships With Companion Animals

    | Contributor(s):: Risley-Curtiss, Christina, Holley, Lynn C., Kodiene, Sulamita

  12. "You Should Give them Blacks to Eat:" Waging Inter-American Wars of Torture and Terror

    | Contributor(s):: Johnson, Sara E.

  13. 'Now, it's the lawyers' turn'. Animal rights moves into courts, legislatures

    | Contributor(s):: Nolen, R. S.

  14. 'Sea-ing' results: an aquarium can help boost Alzheimer's patients' appetites

    | Contributor(s):: Lakdawalla, Pervin

  15. 'We saved each other'

    | Contributor(s):: Jowers, Karen

  16. 2008 SNRS abstracts

  17. A "Camp For All" Provides Life-changing Experiences for People with Special Needs. (cover story)

    | Contributor(s):: Rush, Jessica

  18. A brief history of animal law, Part I (1972-1987)

    | Contributor(s):: Tischler, J.

  19. A brief history of animal law, Part II (1985-2011)

    | Contributor(s):: Tischler, J.

  20. A case series of biting dogs: characteristics of the dogs, their behaviour, and their victims

    | Contributor(s):: Guy, N. C., Luescher, U. A., Dohoo, S. E., Spangler, E., Miller, J. B., Dohoo, I. R., Bate, L. A.

    The characteristics of 227 biting dogs, their homes, and their victims were gathered in a detailed telephone survey of general veterinary clientele in the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island in 1996. All of the dogs had bitten either someone living in the...