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  1. Going to the Dogs

    Contributor(s):: Miller, Peter R.

  2. Understanding the role of human-animal interaction in the family context

    Contributor(s):: Mueller, Megan K., Fine, Aubrey H., O'Haire, Marguerite E.

  3. The animal-human bond: Health and wellness

    Contributor(s):: Friedmann, Erika, Son, Heesook, Saleem, Mudasir, Fine, Aubrey H.

  4. The impact of companion pets on the well-being of older adults

    Contributor(s):: Than, Kim

  5. Experiencia del Programa CanVivir: Un estudio desde la voz de las jovenes participantes pertenecientes al Centro de Detencion y Tratamiento Social de Ponce

    Contributor(s):: Lasanta Bondy, Adriana

  6. Understanding and quantifying the roles of perceived social support, pet attachment, and adult attachment in adult pet owners' sense of well-being

    Contributor(s):: Langston, Stephanie Cecile

    Researchers have extolled the benefits of pet ownership. Most of the studies which have been published lack a theoretical lens through which to conceptualize the human-animal bond. Attachment theory offers a framework for understanding the connection between humans and pets. This study applied...

  7. Dec 07 2015

    Scientists Center for Animal Welfare(SCAW) 2015 Winter Conference

    SCAW’s Winter Conference will be held in beautiful downtown San Antonio on December 7-8, 2015. The historic Menger Hotel will house this educational two-day event and is only minutes from the...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/367

  8. Pet Dogs and Children's Health: Opportunities for Chronic Disease Prevention?

    Contributor(s):: Anne M. Gadomski, Melissa B. Scribani, Nicole Krupa, Paul Jenkins, Zsolt Nagykaldi, Ardis L. Olson

    IntroductionPositive associations between having a pet dog and adult health outcomes have been documented; however, little evidence exists regarding the benefits of pet dogs for young children. This study investigates the hypothesis that pet dogs are positively associated with healthy weight and...

  9. Laboratory Animal Act: A Legislative Proposal

    Contributor(s):: David Favre

    In one recent experiment, mongrel dogs were anesthetized after which thirty-five percent of their body was burned to the third degree by the application of a two hundred degree centigrade hot plate to their skin.' In 1983, researchers at the New Jersey Medical School...

  10. The Risk of Extinction: A Risk Analysis of the Endangered Species Act as Compared to CITES

    Contributor(s):: David Favre

    Life for any individual is a series of risk assessments. The continued existence of a particular species depends on the sum total of the risks or rewards realized by the actions of each individual member plus the sum total of the risks or rewards imposed upon that species by...

  11. An International Treaty for Animal Welfare

    Contributor(s):: David Favre

    Currently there is no international agreement that ensures the welfare and protection of animals. Nor is there any international standard that regulates and defines the acceptable treatment of animals. This lack of international consensus leads to the current disparate treatment of animals around...

  12. The African Elephant and The United States' Effect on The Survival of The Species

    Contributor(s):: Laurel Mcneill

    Initially, this paper will explore the major conditions affecting African elephant populations, the deleterious relationship between these animals and humans, and what is necessary to strike a balance for successful coexistence. The focus will then move towards an examination of the federal...

  13. Nov 13 2015

    International Law and Wildlife Well-being- Moving from Theory to Action

    A joint workshop sponsored by the American Society of International Law (the International Wildlife Law Forum under the International Environmental Law Interest Group) and the Animal Law Section of...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/412

  14. Maine's Animal Welfare Program Review for 2013

  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. Defending Nussbaum's "Other Species" Capability: Why Having Meaningful Relationships with Nature is Necessary for Living a Dignified Human Life

    Contributor(s):: Larissa A. Walker

    This paper will explore the environment’s relational value through Martha Nussbaum’s view of what a good human life involves in socially-just liberal democratic societies--specifically her “Capabilities Approach.” In this approach, Nussbaum advances a list...

  17. An investigation of a brief life satisfaction scale with elementary school children

    Contributor(s):: Seligson, Julie Lauren

  18. Animal-assisted intervention in dementia care home residents

    Contributor(s):: Wesenberg, Sandra, Werner, Jillian, Beckmann, Antje, Gerner, A., Nestmann, Frank, Holthoff, Vjera

  19. Dog Fights

    Contributor(s):: Taylor, Kelley R.

  20. Interacciones humano-animal: características e implicaciones para el bienestar de los humanos

    Contributor(s):: Gutiérrez, Germán, Granados, Diana, Piar, Natalia