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  1. Where to Put Your Choker

    Contributor(s):: Roger A. Mugford

    The choke chain has come to be regarded as an indispensable aid to training dogs, but even the most time-hallowed practices deserve an occasional critical review. The author has recently completed an investigation into the uses and abuses of choke chains, and failed to find any benefit from using...

  2. Oct 14 2015

    2015 Summit for Urban Animal Strategies

    The prestigious International Summit for Urban Animal Strategies is held each October just before CanWest (ABVMA Vet Conference), in the beautiful Rocky Mountains of Alberta, Canada. One Hundred...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/284

  3. A Comparison of the Perceived Well-Being of Pet Owners and Non-Pet Owners

    Contributor(s):: Vicki Lee Schofield

    The presence of companion dogs have been found to benefit stress. This study was conducted to examine perceptions of benefits companion animals have on stress reduction. One hundred twenty-five adults completed surveys including measures of animal liking, bonding, and companionship. They also...

  4. Stress in Pet Owners and Non-Pet Owners

    Contributor(s):: Jill A. Kraus

    It has previously been suggested that pet ownership is associated with lower levels of stress. In the current study, this association was tested, while controlling stressful life experiences and social support, and the limits of this association were examined. It was expected that...

  5. EIPH in Race Horses

    Contributor(s):: Helma Weeks

  6. Arizona Manual for Rabies Control and Bite Management

    This manual is intended for use by veterinarians, animal control personnel, wildlife biologists, wildlife rehabilitators, and local health departments for rabies control purposes. These recommendations are based on the Compendium of Animal Rabies Prevention and Control; Human Rabies...

  7. How does a dog attack on a guide dog affect the wellbeing of a guide dog owner?

    Contributor(s):: Marquès-Brocksopp, Lorna

  8. Older lesbian adults’ psychological well-being: The significance of pets

    Contributor(s):: Putney, Jennifer M.

  9. Psychosocial well-being and community participation of service dog partners

    Contributor(s):: Collins, Diane M., Fitzgerald, Shirley G., Sachs-Ericsson, Natalie, Scherer, Marcia, Cooper, Rory A., Boninger, Michael L.

  10. The evaluation of an equine-assisted therapy programme with a group of boys in a youth care facility

    Contributor(s):: Boshoff, Christa, Grobler, Herman, Nienaber, Alida

  11. The experiences of pet owners' well-being gained through their relationships with their companion animals

    Contributor(s):: Johnson, Jennifer Jane, Gubi, Peter Madsen

  12. Linking Human Health and Livestock Health: A "One-Health" Platform for Integrated Analysis of Human Health, Livestock Health, and Economic Welfare in Livestock Dependent Communities

    Full-text: Available

    Contributor(s):: S.m. Thumbi, M. Kariuki Njenga, Thomas L. Marsh, Susan Noh, Elkanah Otiang, Peninah Munyua, Linus Ochieng, Eric Ogola, Jonathan Yoder, Allan Audi, Joel M. Montgomery, Godfrey Bigogo, Robert F. Breiman, Guy H. Palmer, Terry F. McElwain

    For most rural households in sub-Saharan Africa, healthy livestock play a key role in averting the burden associated with zoonotic diseases, and in meeting household nutritional and socio-economic needs. However, there is limited understanding of the complex nutritional, socio-economic, and...

  13. All you need is love

  14. Centering on Wellness

    Contributor(s):: Becze, Elisa

  15. The role of pet ownership in the lives of older people: a review

  16. Characterizing Social and Recreational Programming in Assisted Living

    Contributor(s):: Hanson, Heather M., Hoppmann, Christiane A., Condon, Karen, Davis, Jane, Feldman, Fabio, Friesen, Mavis, Leung, Pet Ming, White, Angela D., Sims-Gould, Joanie, Ashe, Maureen C.

  17. Wellness management and environmental enrichment of exotic pets

    Contributor(s):: Rupley, A. E.

  18. Apr 22 2015

    2015 Pacific Urban Animal Conference

    The mission of Urban Animal Regional Conferences is to showcase innovative ideas and programs from each region of Canada. The goal is to identify emerging leaders, illuminate researchers, replicate...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/281

  19. Apr 20 2015

    2015 Western Urban Animal Conference

    The mission of Urban Animal Regional Conferences is to showcase innovative ideas and programs from each region of Canada. The goal is to identify emerging leaders, illuminate researchers, replicate...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/280

  20. Apr 16 2015

    2015 Atlantic Urban Animal Conference

    The mission of Urban Animal Regional Conferences is to showcase innovative ideas and programs from each region of Canada. The goal is to identify emerging leaders, illuminate researchers, replicate...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/283