Hippotherapy as a treatment for socialization after sexual abuse and emotional stress
Contributor(s):: Guerino, Marcelo R., Briel, Alysson F., Rodrigues AraÚJo, Maria Das GraÇAs
“My pet has passed”: Relations of adult attachment styles and current feelings of grief and trauma after the event
Contributor(s):: Brown, Olivia K., Symons, Douglas K.
Grief following pet and human loss: Closeness is key
Contributor(s):: Eckerd, Lizabeth M., Barnett, James E., Jett-Dias, Latishia
Evidence grows for equine therapy as treatment engagement tool
Perceiving emotions in human-human and human-animal interactions: Hemodynamic prefrontal activity (fNIRS) and empathic concern
Contributor(s):: Vanutelli, M. E., Balconi, M.
An exploration of an Equine-Facilitated Learning intervention with young offenders
Contributor(s):: Hemingway, A., Meek, R., Hill, C. E.
This research reports a qualitative study to explore the behavioral responses and reflections from Young Offenders undertaking an Equine-Facilitated Learning (EFL) Intervention in prison in the United Kingdom. Learning was facilitated by an instructor, and the participants were taught...
Patterns of brain activation when mothers view their own child and dog: an fMRI study
Contributor(s):: Stoeckel, L. E., Palley, L. S., Gollub, R. L., Niemi, S. M., Evins, A. E.
Neural substrates underlying the human-pet relationship are largely unknown. We examined fMRI brain activation patterns as mothers viewed images of their own child and dog and an unfamiliar child and dog. There was a common network of brain regions involved in emotion, reward, affiliation, visual...
Notes from the field: fatal rat-bite Fever in a child - San Diego County, California, 2013
Contributor(s):: Adam, Jessica K., Varan, Aiden K., Pong, Alice L., McDonald, Eric C.
Contamination of Environmental Surfaces With Staphylococcus aureus in Households With Children Infected With Methicillin-Resistant S aureus
Contributor(s):: Fritz, Stephanie A., Hogan, Patrick G., Singh, Lauren N., Thompson, Ryley M., Wallace, Meghan A., Whitney, Krista, Al-Zubeidi, Duha, Burnham, Carey-Ann D., Fraser, Victoria J.
Prevalence of Trypanosoma cruzi antibodies in blood donors from Veracruz State, Mexico
Contributor(s):: Hernández-Romano, Pablo, Cámara-Contreras, Mireya, Bravo-Sarmiento, Elidé, López-Balderas, Nayali
Cat and dog exposure and respiratory morbidities in cystic fibrosis
Contributor(s):: Morrow, Christopher B., Raraigh, Karen S., Green, Deanna M., Blackman, Scott M., Cutting, Garry R., Collaco, Joseph M.
"Like owner, like dog": correlation between the owner's attachment profile and the owner-dog bond
Contributor(s):: Siniscalchi, M., Stipo, C., Quaranta, A.
Backyard poultry raising in Bangladesh: a valued resource for the villagers and a setting for zoonotic transmission of avian influenza. A qualitative study
Contributor(s):: Sultana, R., Nahar, N., Rimi, N. A., Azad, S., Islam, M. S., Gurley, E. S., Luby, S. P.
Seizure response dogs: evaluation of a formal training program
Contributor(s):: Kirton, A., Winter, A., Wirrell, E., Snead, O. C.
Non-fatal dog bite injuries in the U.S.A., 2005-2009
Contributor(s):: Quirk, J. T.
Using emergency department data to conduct dog and animal bite surveillance in New York City, 2003-2006
Contributor(s):: Bregman, B., Slavinski, S.
Characteristics of relinquishing and adoptive owners of horses associated with U.S. nonprofit equine rescue organizations
Contributor(s):: Holcomb, K. E., Stull, C. L., Kass, P. H.
Nonprofit equine rescue organizations in the United States provide care for relinquished horses and may offer adoption programs. With an estimated 100,000 "unwanted" horses per year and few municipal shelters providing wholesale euthanasia, there is a need to minimize the number of unwanted...
Catching the spirit: a study of Bureau of Land Management wild horse adopters in New England
Contributor(s):: Koncel, M. A., Rutberg, A. T.
Between 1971 and 2009, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) adopted out nearly 225,000 horses and burros in the wild (wild horses and burro) who were removed from public lands (BLM, 2009). The inability of the BLM to adopt out wild horses as quickly as they are removed and recurring reports...
Evolutionizing grief: viewing photographs of the deceased predicts misattribution of ambiguous stimuli by the bereaved
Contributor(s):: White, C., Fessler, D. M.
Obstacles and anticipated problems with acquiring assistance dogs, as expressed by Japanese people with physical disabilities
Contributor(s):: Yamamoto, M., Hart, L. A., Ohta, M., Matsumoto, K., Ohtani, N.
In western countries, such as the United States and the United Kingdom, many people with disabilities benefit from the help their assistance dogs provide. In contrast, assistance dogs have not become widespread in Japan. This study explores the perspectives of Japanese people with disabilities,...