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Cornell Companions - Library Bibliography

Articles on the Human-Animal Bond

Allen, Karen. "Coping with Life Changes and Transitions: The Role of Pets." InterActions13.3 (1995): 5-10.

Baenninger, Ronald, Ruth Dengelmaier, Jessica Navarrete, and Deborah Sezov. “What’s in a Name? Uncovering the Connotative Meanings of Animal Names.” Anthrozoös 13.2 (2000): 113-117.

Blue, Gladys F. "The Value of Pets in Children's Lives." Childhood Education (Dec. 1986): 85-90.

Branch, Jessica. “Prescription for Happiness? The Right Pet Pal.” First for Women (8 July 2002): 44.

Bridger, Harold. "The Changing Role of Pets in Society." Journal of Small Animal Practice 17 (1976): 1-8.

"Brochure on Pet Ownership by HIV Patients Introduced." JAVMA 205.8 (15 Oct. 1994): 1091.

Bustad, Leo K. "Living Together: People, Animals, Environment- A Personal Historical Perspective." Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 31.2 (Winter 1988): 171-184.

Bustad, Leo K. "Reflections on the Human-Animal Bond." JAVMA 208.2 (15 Jan. 1996): 203-205.

Bustad, Leo K. "The Art and Importance Of Listening." Compassion: Our Last Great Hope.  Renton, WA: Delta Society, 1996. 15-25.

Carmack, Betty J. "The Role of Companion Animals For Persons with AIDS/HIV." Holistic Nurse Practitioner 5.2 (1991): 24-31.

Cross, Parthenia. "Teaching Lassie New Tricks." Vegetarian Times June 1998: 58-63.

Dawidowska, Kasia. “Furry Stress Relief: When the Going Gets Tough, Get Fido.” Prevention (Mar. 2002): 42-43.

Davis, Susan. "Our Pets, Ourselves: Spiritual Lessons from the Animal World." Yoga Journal Jan.-Feb. 1999: 53-57, 123-126.

Eisenberg, Nancy. "Empathy and Sympathy: A Brief Review of the Concepts and Empirical Literature." Anthrozoös 2.1 (Summer 1988): 15-17.

Frith, Susan. “When the Search is Over.” The Pennsylvania Gazette (Sept/Oct 2002): 40-45.

Haggerty Davis, Janet. "Implications of the Human-Animal Companions Bond in the Community." Home Healthcare Nurse 3.6 (n.d.): 11-14.

Harris, James M. "Avian Companions and the Human-Animal Bond." JAVMA 195.11 (1 Dec. 1989): 1517-1518.

Hostetler, Clarence. "Working to Enhance the Human/Animal Bond." JAVMA 204.5 (1 Mar. 1994): 711-712.

Houpt, Katherine A., Sue Utter Honig, and Ilana R. Reisner. "Breaking the Human-Companion Animal Bond." JAVMA 208.10 (15 May 1996): 1653-1659.

Hummer, Robert L. "Pets in Today's Society." AJPH 65.10 (Oct. 1975):1095-1098.

Kale, Marla. "How Some Kids Gain Success, Self-esteem with Animals." InterActions 10.2 (1992): 13-17.

Kale, Marla. "Teens at Risk: Working with Animals to Create a New Self-Image." InterActions 10.4 (1992): 6-9.

Kellert, Stephen R. "Affective, Cognitive, and Evaluative Perceptions of Animals." Behavior and the Natural Environment (1983) Ed. I. Altman and J.F. Wohlwil. New York: Plenum Press: 241-267.

Kidd, Aline H. and Robert M. Kidd. "Seeking a Theory of the Human/Companion Animal Bond." Anthrozoös 1.3 (Winter 1987): 140-145.

Lawrence, Elizabeth A. "Wild Birds: Therapeutic Encounters and Human Meanings." Anthrozoös 3.2 (1989): 111-118.

Martin, Edwin W. and Julius B. Richmond. "An Historical Perspective." The Journal of School Health (May 1980): 244-245.

McKee, Elizabeth. "Till Death do us Part: Flexible Rules Which Allowed a Cancer Patient to be Admitted to a Hospice with Her Much Loved Dog Helped Her to a Dignified Death." Nursing Times 85.39 (27 Sept. 1989): 57-58.

Meehan, Shannan K. "Pets Play Role in Child Development." JAVMA 207.8 (15 Oct. 1995): 1010-1011.

Melson, Gail F., Rona L. Schwarz, and Alan M. Beck. "Importance of Companion Animals in Children's Lives- Implications For Veterinary Practice." JAVMA 211.12 (15 Dec. 1997): 1512-1518.

Monday, Michael. "Pet Project." JAMA 261.1 (6 Jan. 1989): 136.

National Council on Pet Population Study and Policy. Exploring the Surplus Cat and Dog Problem: Highlights of Five Research Publications Regarding Relinquishment of Pets. New London, MN: NCPPSP, ND.

Robin, Michael, and Robert ten Bensel.  "Pets and the Socialization of Children." The Latham Letter 11:2 (Spring 1990): 1, 17-23.

Ruth, Rob. "Animals Are Helping Children Overcome Physical and Emotional Challenges." InterActions 10.1 (1992): 16-18.

Ryder, R.D. "Pets in Man's Search For Sanity." Journal of Small Animal Practice 14 (1973): 657-668.

Schmall, Vicki L. and Clara Pratt. "Special Friends: Elders and Pets." Generations 10 (Summer 1986): 44-45.

Serpell, James and Elizabeth Paul. "Pets and the Development of Positive Attitudes towards Animals."  Animals and Human Society. Ed. A. Manning and J. Serpell. London: Routledge, 1994. 127-144.

Slovenko, Ralph. "The Human/Companion Animal Bond and the Anthropomorphizing and Naming of Pets." Med Law 2 (1983): 277-283.

Smith, James P. "Companion Animals in Society." Journal of Advanced Nursing 14 (1989): 257-258.

Spencer, Lea. "Study Explores Health Risks and the Human/Animal Bond." JAVMA 201.11 (1 Dec. 1992): 1669.

Strimple, Earl 0. "The Human/Animal bond: A Time For Commitment." JAVMA 199.2 (15 July 1991): 206-208.

United States. Department of Health and Human Services. "Health Benefits of Pets." Summary of Working Group, NIH Technology Assessment Workshop. 10-11 September 1987. Bethesda, MD: U.S. Government Printing Office.

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