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  1. Was Jack the Ripper a Slaughterman? Human-Animal Violence and the World's Most Infamous Serial Killer

    Contributor(s):: Andrew Knight, Katherine D Watson

    Hundreds of theories exist concerning the identity of “Jack the Ripper”. His propensity for anatomical dissection with a knife—and in particular the rapid location and removal of specific organs—led some to speculate that he must have been surgically trained. However,...

  2. The criminal and criminological aspects of animal abuse - Animal abuse and the link between animal abuse and violence towards humans

    Contributor(s):: Hognestad Helle

    What is animal abuse? When asking this question most likely you would get many different answers. A statement published by an animal rights organizationi characterizes animal abuse as “any use or treatment of animals that seems unnecessarily cruel, regardless of whether the act is against...

  3. Childhood animal abuse and violent criminal behavior: a brief review of the literature

    Contributor(s):: Susan M. McDonald

    The connection between cruelty to animals in childhood/early adolescence and adult violent criminal behavior has been a topic of interest for decades. Formal research on this matter began as early as the 1960s with Mead’s 1964 bulletin article including her theory “that childhood...

  4. The Connection between Animal Abuse and Family Violence: A Selected Annotated Bibliography

    Contributor(s):: Sharon L. Nelson

    This selected annotated bibliography assembles legal and social literature that examines the link between domestic violence and animal abuse. Drawing from an ever-growing body of written works dedicated to the issue, the bibliography presents the works that are most informative and useful to the...

  5. The Rescuers: intersections of individual and group activism and the recognition of the human-animal "Link"

    Contributor(s):: Andrea Button

    Academics, victims, and advocates have increasingly brought attention to the need for programs and policies to protect and shelter nonhuman victims of domestic violence. Research focused on the “Link” between human-based violence and violence against animals has played a significant...

  6. The human-animal bond between domestically abused women and their companion animals do pets: affect a woman's decision making?

    Contributor(s):: Debbie McBride

    This research will investigate the dynamics of human-perpetrated violence towards women and their companion animals. A small body of research indicates that abusers often threaten, hurt, or kill family pets as a means of coercing and controlling their female partners and women often delay seeking...

  7. Call to Action for Animals: Damian Marroquin at TEDxCarverMilitaryAcademy

    Contributor(s):: Damian Marroquin

    Damian wants the world have more empathy towards animals that are violently abused. Damian gives a heartfelt talk about how he learned of the abuse many animals suffers and what he plans to do about it. 16-year-old Damian Marroquin loves music, art, and spending time playing or listening to...

  8. Animal Abuse and Human Interpersonal Violence in Canada: An Anthrozoological Perspective on Policy, Legislation and the Need for Cross-sector Reporting

    Contributor(s):: Adriana Pisano Beaumont

    In the last decade, research evidence has increasingly demonstrated a co-occurrence of human interpersonal violence and abusive behaviour toward nonhuman animals although the actual nature of this intersection continues to remain controversial. While livestock and wildlife can also become...

  9. Proposal for an Animal Crimes Unit within the Milwaukee Police Department

    Contributor(s):: Caroline Knitter

    The incidence of animal abuse continues to rise in communities across this nation. The range of animal abuse crimes includes starvation and neglect, dog fighting, sexual abuse to malicious killing. Research indicates that crime against or involving animals often leads to crime against humans,...

  10. A Day with Crows-Rarity, Nativity and the Violent-Care of Conservation

    Contributor(s):: Thom van Dooren

    This article explores the intermingled violence and care of endangered species conservation. The structure of the paper takes the form of a narrative account of a day spent at the Keauhou Bird Conservation Center in Hawai‘i, observing staff taking care of a captive population of critically...

  11. Moral stress the top trigger in veterinarians' compassion fatigue: veterinary social worker suggests redefining veterinarians' ethical responsibility

    Contributor(s):: Kahler, S. C.

  12. Moral stress the top trigger in veterinarians' compassion fatigue: veterinary social worker suggests redefining veterinarians' ethical responsibility

    Contributor(s):: Kahler, S. C.

  13. Veterinary social work: Practice within veterinary settings

    Contributor(s):: Holcombe, T. Melissa, Strand, Elizabeth B., Nugent, William R., Ng, Zenithson Y.

  14. Construction of children's canine care and welfare knowledge scale: Understanding the link between children's perceptions of dogfighting and their level of canine care and welfare knowledge to inform humane education interventions

    Contributor(s):: Iliopoulou, Maria A.

  15. Nov 02 2015

    Veterinary Social Work Summit

    The VWSWS is convened by the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) and sponsors in response to a growing body of evidence that veterinary students are experiencing excessive...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/399

  16. "Before, he fought every day with the horse and with me": reducing violence in a Guatemalan community through a horse-handling program

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    | Contributor(s):: J.L. Gibbons, C.A. Cunningham, L. Paiz, K.E. Poelker, M.A. Montufar Cardenas

    Community and family violence are endemic in Guatemala. We evaluated the effectiveness of a horse-handling program to reduce violent attitudes and aggressive behavior. Eighteen community members who worked with horses in their daily lives (16 men, 2 women, ages 15 to 58) participated in four...

  17. A multidimensional study linking empathy and violence to animal intervention

    | Contributor(s):: Crespo, Margaret Beth

  18. Animal abuse as a warning sign of school massacres: A critique and refinement

    | Contributor(s):: Arluke, Arnold, Madfis, Eric

  19. At war with animals: A review of Animals and War: Confronting the Military-Animal Industrial Complex

    | Contributor(s):: Pierce, Jessica

  20. Cross-reporting of interpersonal violence and animal cruelty: The charlotte project

    | Contributor(s):: Long, Dennis D., Kulkarni, Shanti J.