The role of canines in the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder: A systematic review
Contributor(s):: Vitte, Pauline, Bragg, Kevin, Graham, David, Davidson, John, Bratten, Truls, Angus-Leppan, Gavin
When are the dogs coming back? Animal-assisted activities with men in residential substance abuse treatment
Contributor(s):: Scott, Taylor M. T., Kirnan, Jean
Relationships, Socialization and Combat Veterans: The Impact of Receiving and Training a Service Dog
Contributor(s):: Scotland-Coogan, Diane
The effectiveness of Dutch Cell Dogs in correctional facilities in the Netherlands: a study protocol of a quasi-experimental trial
| Contributor(s):: Gerdien Schenk, Hanne M. Duindam, Hanneke E. Creemers, Machteld Hoeve, Geert Jan J. M. Stams, Jessica J. Asscher
Background Many former inmates recidivate, resulting in high costs for societies worldwide. Evidence based treatment practices may not work in prisons, due to detainees’ lacking motivation, impaired well-being, and an unsafe group environment. One attempt to improve social group climate...
Gastrointestinal Parasites in Shelter Dogs: Occurrence, Pathology, Treatment and Risk to Shelter Workers
out of 5 stars
| Contributor(s):: Ali Raza, Jacquie Rand, Abdul Ghaffar Qamar, Abdul Jabbar, Steven Kopp
Despite evidence of a minor role of gastrointestinal parasites in causing disease in owned pet populations prophylactically treated with anthelmintics, gastrointestinal parasitism remains an important consideration in the care of animals in shelters, and in owned pet populations in developing...
The transformative power of the dog: The growing use of canine assistants in therapeutic interventions and school settings
| Contributor(s):: Finn-Stevenson, Matia
Service dogs in military medicine
| Contributor(s):: Rothbaum, Barbara O.
Can Presence of a Dog Reduce Pain and Distress in Children during Venipuncture?
| Contributor(s):: Vagnoli, Laura, Caprilli, Simona, Vernucci, Chiara, Zagni, Silvia, Mugnai, Francesca, Messeri, Andrea
Twelve Uneasy Pieces on Research and Therapy
| Contributor(s):: Richardson, Laurel
Provision of service dogs for people with mobility disabilities
| Contributor(s):: Miura, A., Tanida, H., Bradshaw, J. W. S.
The authors' note that "the purpose of the present survey was to investigate the current status of the provision of service dogs, and compare this with the provision of guide dogs for the blind."
Staff members' perceptions of an animal-assisted activity
| Contributor(s):: Bibbo, J.
Animal-Assisted Therapy Ameliorates Anhedonia in Schizophrenia Patients
| Contributor(s):: Nathans-Barel, Inbar, Feldman, Pablo, Berger, Barry, Modai, Ilan, Silver, Henry
Canine fears and phobias; a regime for treatment without recourse to drugs
| Contributor(s):: Rogerson, J.
From a study of 247 (102 male dogs and 145 bitches) case histories presenting varying degrees of fear and phobia, both generalised and specific, it has been possible to define standard patterns of behaviour. This was done on the basis of severity of the fear, the type of fear response displayed...
The treatment of phobias in the dog
| Contributor(s):: Walker, R., Fisher, J., Neville, P.
Since 1992 the authors have been compiling a casebook of detailed histories of canine phobia. As the work progressed modifications were made to the diagnostic criteria of anxiety in the dog. A combination of phenobarbitone with propranolol was used with perceived success supported by anecdotal...
Treating canine and feline behaviour problems and advising clients
| Contributor(s):: Turner, D. C.
In this introductory paper, pet behaviour counselling and therapy is considered. A case is made for cooperation between veterinarians and trained pet behaviour advisors and for qualification of professionals working in the field. The general causes of behaviour problems, as well as general...
Treatment of separation anxiety in dogs with clomipramine: results from a prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, multicenter clinical trial
| Contributor(s):: King, J. N., Simpson, B. S., Overall, K. L., Appleby, D., Pageat, P., Ross, C., Chaurand, J. P., Heath, S., Beata, C., Weiss, A. B., Muller, G., Paris, T., Bataille, B. G., Parker, J., Petit, S., Wren, J.
The efficacy and tolerability of clomipramine in the treatment of separation anxiety in dogs was tested in a prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, international multicentre clinical trial. For a diagnosis of separation anxiety, dogs had to exhibit at least one...
Canine dominance-associated aggression: concepts, incidence, and treatment in a private behavior practice
| Contributor(s):: Cameron, D. B.
A review of 35 dominance-associated aggression (DA) cases presented to a small, private, behaviour-only veterinary practice revealed that attention addiction was the most commonly associated (66
Comparison of the effectiveness of a purported anti-static cape (the Storm DefenderReg.) vs. a placebo cape in the treatment of canine thunderstorm phobia as assessed by owners' reports
| Contributor(s):: Cottam, N., Dodman, N. H.
Canine thunderstorm phobia is considered a noise phobia, however, it has been theorized that pain associated with discharge of accrued static electricity could contribute to this malady. This project aimed to determine if a purported anti-static cape (the Storm DefenderReg.) and a non-anti-static...
Fears in companion dogs: Characteristics and treatment
| Contributor(s):: Hothersall, David, Tuber, David S.
Rx: A dog
| Contributor(s):: Slovenko, Ralph