US researcher found greater social skills among autistic children with household pets.
Tag: "Equine therapy"
Review in peer-reviewed journal raises issues with studies.
Baylor University benefits from Horses and Humans Research Foundation grant.
CQUniversity in Australia is offering a PhD Scholarship in Human-Horse Relations and Disaster Preparedness and Survival.
Stress hormone study delivers “exciting” finding.
American study focused on dogs, but horses, rabbits or cats might be similarly suitable.
Theories on animal therapy have been around since the 1960s, but definitive research light.
“This is a growing area in the horse industry … there is tremendous student interest.”
Early results show children respond well to equine-assisted therapy.
Young adults with strong attachment to pets feel more connected to their communities and relationships.