A Functional Tool for the Prioritization of Zoonotic Diseases in Ontario
Contributor(s):: Victoria Ng, Jan M. Sargeant
Presentation on the creation of a functional tool regarding prioritization of zoonotic diseases in Ontario including a discussion of disease criteria for prioritization and multi-criteria decision analysis.
Carver's repository, forge and horse infirmary
Contributor(s):: James Carver
Veterinary science: being an address to the gentlemen, farmers and graziers of Long Island, shewing in a brief view the importance of introducing this branch of domestic science, with a view of ameliorating the diseases of that noble animal the horse
Investigating cruelty to animals in private and commercial settings
Contributor(s):: Catherine Mary Tiplady
This thesis examines animal abuse occurring in the context of domestic violence, among animals encountered by veterinarians in practice and in media broadcasts of animal cruelty. Whilst the focus on the thesis is on animal abuse within a domestic violence context, I have also studied...
Oct 23 2017
AVMA Annual Economic Summit
Development and evaluation of a canine and feline welfare assessment tool for use in companion animal veterinary clinics
Contributor(s):: Lauren Carly Dawson
This thesis was conducted to investigate canine and feline welfare in relation to veterinary care through the development and evaluation of a welfare assessment tool for veterinary clinics. Through a multi-stage survey, 78 animal welfare researchers, veterinarians with an expertise in animal...
"Who's been a good dog?" - Owner perceptions and motivations for treat giving
Contributor(s):: White, G. A., Ward, L., Pink, C., Craigon, J., Millar, K. M.
Complex relationships commonly exist between owners and their companion animals, particularly around feeding behaviour with an owner's affection or love for their animal most pronounced through the provision of food. It is notable that the pet food market is experiencing strong year-on-year...
Without stress at the veterinarian: make the visit in the veterinary practice cat-friendlyOhne Stress sum Tierarzt: Den Besuch in der Tierarztpraxis katzenfreundlich gestalten
Contributor(s):: Melchers, V.
This article describes how to reduce stress in cats presented at animal hospitals for routine and medical procedures.
Driven by a passion for people and their pets (and dancing)
Contributor(s):: Bailey, P.
Never mind the length, feel the quality
Contributor(s):: Kent, M. S.
For human needs, some veterinary clinics are turning to a professional: Social workers see a place for themselves in veterinary practice
Contributor(s):: Larkin, M.
Opportunities for incorporating the human-animal bond in companion animal practice
Contributor(s):: Knesl, O., Hart, B. L., Fine, A. H., Cooper, L.
2016 AAHA/IAAHPC End-of-Life Care Guidelines
Contributor(s):: Bishop, G., Cooney, K., Cox, S., Downing, R., Mitchener, K., Shanan, A., Soares, N., Stevens, B., Wynn, T.
Emerging SAESA communication challenges
Contributor(s):: Milani, M.
Profiling a one-health model for priority populations
Contributor(s):: Panning, C., Lem, M., Bateman, S.
Veterinarians' role in clients' decision-making regarding seriously ill companion animal patients
Contributor(s):: Christiansen, S. B., Kristensen, A. T., Lassen, J., Sandoe, P.
Empathy Towards Non-Human Animals: Its Role in Emotion Recognition, Veterinary Medicine and Animal Hoarding Disorder
Contributor(s):: Elisa Silvia Colombo
Background: empathy has been defined as a vicarious affective response that arises from attending another individual’s emotional experience and is more appropriate to another’s situation than one’s own. It is a complex and multidimensional psychological process, which involves...
The development of an on-site spay/neuter facility at a county animal shelter to reduce pet overpopulation as a means of rabies prevention
Contributor(s):: G. Robert Weedon
The goal of this paper is to address the issue of pet overpopulation as a means of preventing rabies in a community, and to describe the process of developing an onsite spay/neuter facility at a county animal shelter to reduce pet overpopulation. Additionally, it is hoped that this project will...
Impacto do maneio clínico da Diabetes mellitus canina e felina na qualidade de vida do cuidador e do paciente
Contributor(s):: Juliana Rodrigues Carreira
A Diabetes mellitus é uma afeção crónica caracterizada por hiperglicémia persistente, cujos mecanismos fisiopatológicos, ainda não totalmente esclarecidos, serão diferentes em cães e gatos, razão provável para que nos...
Understanding shelter medicine
Contributor(s):: Tânia Isabel Gomes Frazão Pina Santos
Shelter medicine is a small animal herd health discipline that is becoming an emerging area of specialization. This discipline rose from difficulties that shelter veterinarians face every day in local community shelters or supporting associations that protect the interests of animal well-being....
Oct 07 2017
5th International Veterinary Social Work Summit