Effects of Short-Term Human-Horse Interactions on Human Heart Rate Variability: A Multiple Single Case Study
| Contributor(s):: Saan Ecker, Amy Lykins
A companion animal in a simulated work setting : the roles of task difficulty and pet ownership on stress reduction
| Contributor(s):: Anna Hall Stewart
The benefits of human-animal interactions have been explored in the literature, documenting positive physiological and psychological outcomes for humans. This experiment sought to extend research in this area by studying three variables that have never been examined together...
Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis responses of horses to therapeutic riding program: effects of different riders
| Contributor(s):: Fazio, E., Medica, P., Cravana, C., Ferlazzo, A.
Palliative care and use of animal-assisted therapy
| Contributor(s):: Engelman, S. R.
AAFP and ISFM feline-friendly nursing care guidelines
| Contributor(s):: Carney, H. C., Little, S., Brownlee-Tomasso, D., Harvey, A. M., Mattox, E., Robertson, S., Rucinsky, R., Manley, D. S., American Association of Feline, Practitioners, International Society of Feline, Medicine
Pet therapy: dogs de-stress students
| Contributor(s):: Young, J. S.
Behavioral and physiological responses of guide dogs to a situation of emotional distress
| Contributor(s):: Fallani, G., Prato Previde, E., Valsecchi, P.
The aim of this study was to analyze the behavioral and physiological reactions of guide dogs in a distressing situation which promotes attachment behaviors towards their blind owners, and to compare such reactions with those of untrained or trainee dogs. The subjects were 57 adult Labrador and...
Communicating with special populations: children and older adults
| Contributor(s):: Brandt, J. C., Grabill, C. M.
Effects of exercise and human contact on animal welfare in a dog shelter
| Contributor(s):: Menor-Campos, D. J., Molleda-Carbonell, J. M., Lopez-Rodriguez, R.
Human -- canine interaction: exploring stress indicator response patterns of salivary cortisol and immunoglobulin A
| Contributor(s):: Krause-Parello, Cheryl A., Tychowski, Joanna, Gonzalez, Andres, Boyd, Zakiya
Reducing stress in dogs in shelters
| Contributor(s):: Diesel, G.
Canine visitation (pet) therapy: pilot data on decreases in child pain perception
| Contributor(s):: Sobo, E. J., Eng, B., Kassity-Krich, N.
Commentary on "canine visitation (pet) therapy: pilot data on decreases in child pain perception"
| Contributor(s):: Robbins, L. K.
It's a dog's world. Broward County implements support through animal relations program
| Contributor(s):: Kronheim, K., LeDuc, T.
Creating a therapeutic and healing environment with a pet therapy program
| Contributor(s):: Coakley, A. B., Mahoney, E. K.
Human-animal bonds II: the role of pets in family systems and family therapy
| Contributor(s):: Walsh, F.
In case you haven't heard
Nothing to fear, but... Part III: client fear of animal-related emotional harm
| Contributor(s):: Milani, M.
Companion animals and adaptation in chronically ill children
| Contributor(s):: Spence, L. J., Kaiser, L.
The pet as an anxiolytic intervention
| Contributor(s):: Wilson, C. C.