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  1. Can ownership of an animal contribute to prevention of cardiovascular disorders?

    Contributor(s):: Machova, K., Dadova, K.

    2019Eur J Prev Cardiol26141562-15632047-487310.1177/2047487319844365eng1 Department of Animal Science and Ethology, CULS Prague, Czech Republic.2 Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, Charles University, Czech Republic.text

  2. Perros para proteger a víctimas de violencia machista | Ángel Mariscal & Miriam Sánchez | TEDxMadrid

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Ángel Mariscal, Miriam Sánchez

    Ángel Mariscal es adiestrador canino y creó un sistema para que mujeres víctimas de violencia de género entrenasen a perros de seguridad que las protegiesen de sus agresores, el Proyecto Pepo. Miriam Sánchez vivió los inesperados efectos de establecer...

  3. The challenges of protecting animals in Egypt

    | Contributor(s):: Nadine Mohamed Ismail

    This audio documentary aims to present the mindset of Egyptians regarding the idea of animal welfare and animal rights in Egypt. It aims to demonstrate how far behind the Egyptian government and people are in appreciating dogs. To depict such an idea, it includes stories from pet owners and...

  4. Four-Legged Companions and Guardians for Rape Survivors: An Interview with Michael Hosto

    11 Apr 2016 | Posted by Katie Carroll

    Guardian Therapy Dogs founder Michael HostoOne night when Michael Hosto was 12 years old, someone broke into his family’s St. Louis home and raped his mother.  This event traumatized his...

    https://habricentral.org/members/2412/blog/2016/04/four-legged-companions-and-guardians-for-rape-survivors-an-interview-with-michael-hosto

  5. The legal status of cats in New Zealand: a perspective on the welfare of companion, stray, and feral domestic cats ( Felis catus )

    | Contributor(s):: Farnworth, M. J., Dye, N. G., Keown, N.

    Pinpointing and safeguarding the welfare status of domestic cats is problematic, especially in New Zealand where cats are introduced predators with significant impact on indigenous fauna. Usually the identification of welfare status depends on conservational, legal, and public attitudes that are...

  6. Prisons and disasters

    | Contributor(s):: Savilonis, Melissa A.

  7. Use of visual and permanent identification for pets by veterinary clinics

    | Contributor(s):: Dingman, P. A., Levy, J. K., Rockey, L. E., Crandall, M. M.

    It is estimated that more than 5 million stray dogs and cats enter animal shelters in the USA each year, but less than half are ever reunited with their owners. Lost pets with identification microchips are up to 21 times more likely to be reunited than those without. Finders of lost pets are more...

  8. 'Bling with bite' - the rise of status and weapon dogs

    | Contributor(s):: Harding, S.

  9. Are dogs children, companions, or just animals? Understanding variations in people's orientations toward animals

    | Contributor(s):: Blouin, D. D.

  10. Assessing the safety of collars used to attach predation deterrent devices and ID tags to pet cats

    | Contributor(s):: Calver, M. C., Adams, G., Clark, W., Pollock, K. H.

  11. Dermatitis prompted by a collar employed in radio-telemetry monitoring

    | Contributor(s):: Ferreira, G. A., Pinto, M. L., Nakano-Oliveira, E., Genaro, G.

  12. Non-accidental injuries found in necropsies of domestic cats: a review of 191 cases

    | Contributor(s):: Siqueira, A. de, Cassiano, F. C., Landi, M. F. de A., Marlet, E. F., Maiorka, P. C.

  13. Crosstrails: a unique foster program to provide safety for pets of women in safehouses

    | Contributor(s):: Kogan, Lori R., McConnell, Sherry, Schoenfeld-Tacher, Regina, Jansen-Lock, Pia

  14. Domestic violence and the abuse of pets: researching the link and its implications in Ireland

    | Contributor(s):: Allen, Mary, Gallagher, Barbara, Jones, Boyd

  15. Protection Orders and Animal Abuse in Family Violence

    | Contributor(s):: Mickish, Janet, Schoen, Kathleen

  16. Experiences and needs of Adult Protective Services case managers when assisting clients who have companion animals

    | Contributor(s):: Boat, Barbara W., Knight, Juliette C.

  17. Incidence of dog bites and public attitudes towards dog care and management in Samoa

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Farnworth, M. J., Blaszak, K. A., Hiby, E. F., Waran, N. K.

    In many developing nations, dogs (Canis familiaris) present a significant issue in terms of human health, safety and animal welfare. We assessed attitudes towards dogs and their management in Samoa, a developing South Pacific island nation, using a questionnaire. It demonstrated that Samoa has...

  18. Interactions between handler well-being and canine health and behavior in search and rescue teams

    | Contributor(s):: Hunt, M., Otto, C. M., Serpell, J. A., Alvarez, J.

    This study reports on three years of prospective, longitudinal data on the psychological well-being of the human handlers and the health and behavior of the search and rescue dogs deployed in New York City and Washington, DC in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001....

  19. Perceptions of village dogs by villagers and tourists in the coastal region of rural Oaxaca, Mexico

    | Contributor(s):: Ruiz-Izaguirre, E., Eilers, C. H. A. M.

    The objective of this study was to gain an understanding of the village dog-keeping system, and of perceptions of dog-related problems by villagers and tourists, in the coastal region of Oaxaca, Mexico. We conducted a survey of the inhabitants of three villages (Mazunte, Puerto Angel, and...

  20. The effects of level of support for animal protection organisations on attitudes to the use of animals and other social issues

    | Contributor(s):: Phillips, C. J. C., Izmirli, S.