Human-Dog relationship

I. RESPONSIBLE OWNERSHIP

Responsible Dog Ownership Options in Kenya

Author:  Presentation by Omemo P.
Source: District Veterinary Office, 2011, Kisumu, Kenya
Document:  peter_omemo_responsible_dog_wwnership_2011

Responsible Dog Ownership

Author: Sedlbauer M.
Source: Guideline of the Veterinary Administration of the Republic of Slovenia, 2010.
Document:   ResponsibleDogOwnership

Improving dog ownership: the economic case for dog licensing

Author: Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty on Animals (RSPCA)

Source: RSPCA Report, 2010
Document:  Dog registration report

Opinion on Communicating the Duty of Care

Author: Companion Animal Welfare Council (CAWC)
Source: CAWC, 2013.
Document: CAWC Opinion on Communicating the Duty of Care May 2013_0

 

II. PET OWNERSHIP BENEFITS FOR HUMANS

Friends With Benefits: On the Positive Consequences of Pet Ownership

 Author: McConnell A., Brown C. M., Shoda T. M., Stayton L. E.,Martin C. E.
 Source: Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2011, Vol.101, Issue 6, pp. 1239-52. 
 Document:   http://www.apa.org/pubs/journals/releases/psp-101-6-1239.pdf

An experimental study of the effects of play upon the dog–human relationship

 Author: Rooney N. J, Bradshaw J. W. S.
 Source: Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2002, Vol. 75, Issue 2, pp. 161-176.
 Document: AABS_Rooney_dog_play

Friends for life: How pets keep older people healthy and active

Author: International Animal Health Organisation (IFAH)
Source:  IFAH, 2013.
Document: IFAHEurope_petselderly_pressrelease

Health benefits (socioeconomic value) of companion animals

Author: The Federation of European Companion Animal Veterinary Associations (FECAVA)

Source: Appendix 12 – FECAVA Council, Baden Baden – 28th March 2009
Document: Health benefits ( socio-economic) of companion animals

Pet Dog Ownership Decisions for Parents of Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder

Author: Gretchen K. Carlisle
Source: Dissertation presented to the Faculty of the Graduate School University of Missouri-Columbia, 2013.
Document: Dissertation

The Role of Pets in Enhancing Human Well-being: Effects for Older People

Author: Hart L. A.
Source: in The Waltham Book of Human-Animal Interactions: Benefits and Responsibilities of Pet Ownership, Edit by Robinson I., 1995, Ch. III, pp. 19-30.
Document: The Role of Pets in Enhancing Human Well-being

Biology, Culture, and the Origins of Pet-Keeping

Author: Harold A. Herzog
Source: Animal Behavior and Cognition
Document: Biology, Culture, and the Origins of Pet-Keeping

Depression, loneliness, and pet attachment in homebound older adult cat and dog owners

Author: S.M Branson; L.Boss; S.Cron; D.C Turner
Source: Journal of Mind and Medical Sciences
Document: http://scholar.valpo.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1057&context=jmms

Dog ownership and the risk of cardiovascular disease and death – a nationwide cohort study

Author: M Mubanga; L Byberg; C Nowak; A Egenwall; PK Magnusson; E Ingelsson; T Fall
Source: Nature.com
Document: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-16118-6

How Japanese companion dog and cat owners' degree of attachment relates to the attribution of emotions to their animals

Author: B Su; N Koda; P Martens
Source: Plos.org
Document: http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0190781

III. ANIMAL HOARDING

Animal hoarding: a Neglected Problem at the Intersection of Psychiatry, Veterinary Medicine, and Law

Author: Patronek G. J. and Weiss K. J.
Source: Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts and University of Pennsylvania Forensic Psychiatry Program
Document:  Animal Hoarding

A Theoretical Perspective to Inform Assessment and Treatment Strategies for Animal Hoarders

Author: Patronek G. J. and Nathanson J. N.
Source: Clinical Psychology Review, 2009, Issue 29, pp. 274-281.
Document:  TherapistGuide

 

IV. DOMESTICATION

Opinion: we didn't domesticated dogs, they domesticated us

Author: Brian Hare and Vanessa Woods
Source:  National Geographic News, 2013.
Document: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/03/130302-dog-domestic-evolution-science-wolf-wolves-human/

Top dogs: wolf domestication and wealth

Author: Driscoll C. A. and Macdonald D. W.
Source:  Journal of Biology 2010, Issue 9, p. 10 
Document: http://jbiol.com/content/9/2/10

Attachment to humans: a comparative study on hand-reared wolves and differently socialized dog puppies

Author: Topál J., Gácsi M., Miklósi Á.
Source:  Animal Behaviour, 2005, Vol. 70, Issue 6, pp. 1367–1375.
Document: topalGMVKCS2005

 

V. ANIMAL OFFENSES AND CRIMINALISATION 

Research Project Report: Status Dogs, Young People and Criminalisation: Towards a Preventative Strategy

 Author: Hughes G., Maher J., Lawson C.
Source: submission to the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPC) by the Cardiff Centre for Crime, Law and Justice, 2011, Cardiff University
Document:   http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/socsi/resources/wp139.pdf

Why doctors should care about animal cruelty

 Author: Sherley Miranda
 Source: Australian Family Physician, 2007, Vol. 36, Issues 1-2, pp. 61-63 
 Document:  20070129sherley

Understanding the Link – Animal Abuse, Child Abuse, and Domestic Violence

Author: National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC)
Source: NSPCC
Document:  understandingthelinks_wdf48177

The "Making the Link" study

Author: "Making the Link" Study
Source: "Making the Link" study
Document: http://www.themakingthelinkstudy.org/

The ongoing impact of domestic violence on animal welfare

Author: CM Tiplady; DB Walsh; JC Phillips
Source: Animal Studies Journal
Document: http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1178&context=asj

Recognising abuse in animals and humans: a short guide for the veterinary team

Author: Animal Welfare Foundation
Source: Animal Welfare Foundation
Document: https://www.bva-awf.org.uk/sites/bva-awf.org.uk/files/user/20160322_awf_links_12pp_v10_web.pdf

VI. OTHERS

People, pets, and wills — Taking care of our pets. Les gens, les animaux et les testaments — Prendre soin de nos animaux familiers

 Author: Ausman B.
 Source: Canadian Veterinary Journal, 2004, Vol. 45, Issue 1, pp. 67-69.
 Document: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2749588/pdf/14992257.pdf

Familiarity Bias and Physiological Responses in Contagious Yawning by Dogs Support Link to Empathy

Author: Romero T., Konno A., Hasegawa T.
Source: PLoS One, 2013, Vol. 8, Issue 8, pp. e71365- e71373.
Document:  http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0071365

Compassion Fatigue Management

Author: Veterinary Social Work
Source: The University of Tennessee- Institute of Agriculture, College of Veterinary Medicine
Document:  http://www.vet.utk.edu/socialwork/about/compassion-fatigue-management.php

Dog bite injuries to humans and the use of breed-specific legislation: a comparison of bites from legislated and non-legislated dog breeds

Author: N.Creedon; Paraic S O. Suilleabhain
Source: Researchgate.net
Document:  https://www.researchgate.net/publication/318612983_Dog_bite_injuries_to_humans_and_the_use_of_breed-specific_legislation_A_comparison_of_bites_from_legislated_and_non-legislated_dog_breeds

Mouth-licking by dogs as a response to emotional stimuli

Author: N Albuquerque; K Guo; A wilkinson; B Resende; DS Mills
Source: sciencedirect.com
Document:  https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0376635717303005

How many people have been bitten by dogs? A cross sectional survey of prevalence, incidence and factors associated with dog bites in a UK community

C Westgarth; M Brooke; RM Christley
Source: Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health
Document:  http://jech.bmj.com/content/early/2018/01/08/jech-2017-209330
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