Tools for Managing Feline Problem Behaviours: Owner understanding and involvement
Contributor(s):: Halls, V.
Hearts & Hooves Therapeutic Riding Center
The Cleveland County Hearts and Hooves program was started because a parent of a child with a disability saw a need in the community to provide the opportunity to participate in a horseback riding program designed to meet individual needs. Program participants are students at North Shelby...
Behavioral synchronization and affiliation: Dogs exhibit human-like skills
| Contributor(s):: Duranton, C., Gaunet, F.
Human-animal emotional contagion and client communication
| Contributor(s):: Milani, M.
2017Can Vet J58121329-13300008-5286 (Print)0008-5286engDr. Milani is a behavior and bond practitioner, teacher, and author of several books on the interaction of animal behavior, health, and the human-animal relationship.text
Emerging SAESA communication challenges
What drives cat-owner behaviour? First steps towards limiting domestic-cat impacts on native wildlife
| Contributor(s):: MacDonald, E., Milfont, T., Gavin, M.
Context. Cats can have substantial negative impacts on native wildlife. To harness the collective conservation impact of owners keeping cats inside, advocacy campaigns need to be based on empirical evidence regarding potential drivers to change cat-owner behaviour. Aims. We assessed the degree to...
The Bee-haviour of Scientists: An Analogy of Science from the World of Bees
| Contributor(s):: Trubody, Ben
Animal Assisted Interventions for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Systematic Review
| Contributor(s):: Davis, Tonya N., Scalzo, Rachel, Butler, Erin, Stauffer, Megan, Farah, Yara N., Perez, Scott, Mainor, Kristen, Clark, Cathryn, Miller, Stacy, Kobylecky, Alicia, Coviello, Laura
A reply to Helvenston and Hodgson, and Neely
| Contributor(s):: Shipman, Pat
Wild thing, I think I love you. The importance of animals in human evolution: a comment on Shipman
| Contributor(s):: Helvenston, Patricia A., Hodgson, Derek
Wolves and monogamy. A comment on Shipman
| Contributor(s):: Neely, Sharlotte
How Well Can Animals Converse?
| Contributor(s):: Gardner, Martin
To Go to the Dogs, or: Against Being Dead Serious
| Contributor(s):: Penzinger, Christine
Treating Distressed Animals as Participants: I Know Responses in Veterinarians' Pet-Directed Talk
| Contributor(s):: MacMartin, Clare, Coe, Jason B., Adams, Cindy L.
Reduction of phobic behaviour for animals in a boy with mental retardation
| Contributor(s):: Arntzen, Erik, Almås, Inger Karin
Presents a treatment programme to eliminate phobic behavior in an 11-yr-old mentally retarded boy when confronted with different animals, such as dogs, cats, cows, birds, horses, sheep, and rabbits. The intention was to determine the number of different types of dogs required to reach the desired...
Grief for pets - Part 1: Overview and some false assumptions
| Contributor(s):: Hewson, C.
Dealing with clients' distress, especially at euthanasia, is a significant stressor for many veterinary nurses. However, few have had formal training in how pet loss affects clients, and how best to communicate with grieving clients. Moreover, many veterinary practices do not take a comprehensive...
Equine assisted social work as a mean for authentic relations between clients and staff
| Contributor(s):: Carlsson, C., Ranta, D. N., Traeen, B.
The purpose of this study was to explore, by qualitative methods, the meaning of equine-assisted social work (EASW) both to young women with self-harm problems and their staff in residential treatment. Data were collected by in-depth interviews with eight staff members and nine clients....
Gaze alternation in dogs and toddlers in an unsolvable task: evidence of an audience effect
| Contributor(s):: Marshall-Pescini, S., Colombo, E., Passalacqua, C., Merola, I., Prato-Previde, E.
Dogs have been shown to use human-directed gazing behaviour and gaze alternation in numerous contexts; however, it is still unclear whether this behaviour can be considered an intentional and referential communicative act. In the current study, adult dogs and preverbal toddlers were tested using...
Children and the death of pets
| Contributor(s):: Schneider, S.
Does the A-not-B error in adult pet dogs indicate sensitivity to human communication?
| Contributor(s):: Kis, A., Topal, J., Gacsi, M., Range, F., Huber, L., Miklosi, A., Viranyi, Z.