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Cruelty- and neglect-related canine welfare concerns are important welfare and social issues. Dog breed has been identified as a risk factor for bad welfare, and yet its role in different types of canine welfare concerns has not been fully investigated. We conducted a retrospective study of 107,597 ...

Author(s)
Shih HaoYu; Paterson, M. B. A.; Phillips, C. J. C.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2019, 9, 7, pp 390
Abstract

Animal shelters commonly experience difficulties finding homes for dogs with pre-existing medical or behavioral issues. The purpose of this study was to investigate the various factors that contribute to people's willingness to consider adopting dogs with different behavioral and medical needs and...

Author(s)
King, C. A.; Smith, T. J.; Holman, E.; Serpell, J. A.; Grandin, T.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anthrozoös, 2021, 34, 4, pp 507-524
Abstract

Abuse is an intentional act that causes harm to an individual. Dogs (Canis familiaris) with a known or suspected history of abuse were solicited for the study. A panel of 5 experts in canine behavior and abuse selected the dogs judged as having a certain or near certain history of being abused for...

Author(s)
McMillan, F. D.; Duffy, D. L.; Zawistowski, S. L.; Serpell, J. A.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 2015, 18, 1, pp 92-111
Abstract

Animal abuse is a criminal offense in Brazil and can be dealt with by several government agencies, including municipal ones. Cases of animal abuse reported to the Department of Health Surveillance, of the Municipal Health Secretariat of Campo Magro, Paraná, Brazil, between March of 2019 and...

Author(s)
Wolf, L. R.; Galdioli, L.; Brugnerotto, M.; Ramos, M. G.; Garcia, R. de C. M.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Research and Animal Science, 2022, 59, e183392,
Abstract

Companion animal abuse is an issue that concerns not only veterinarians and law enforcement agencies but also society in general. Animals that die under suspicious or violent circumstances should be submitted to reference laboratories for a postmortem examination by veterinary forensic pathologists ...

Author(s)
Rebollada-Merino, A.; Bárcena, C.; Mayoral-Alegre, F. J.; García-Real, I.; Domínguez, L.; Rodríguez-Bertos, A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ireland, Shannon, Irish Republic
Citation
Forensic Science International, 2020, 316,
Abstract

The co-existence of animal abuse cases and domestic violence are well established todays. Many studies worldwide have identified that pet dogs and cats are commonly harmed or killed by an abuser who may be a member of the family. In fact, the abuse of pets is an indicator that human members of a...

Author(s)
Doukas, D.; Tontis, D.
Publisher
Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society, Athens, Greece
Citation
Journal of the Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society, 2022, 73, 1, pp 3543-3552
AbstractFull Text

Animal bite injuries are common in free-ranging cats in Taiwan, and most fatal animal bite events are presumed to be caused by dogs. However, speculation regarding animal abuse may occur when carcasses with prominent injuries are found by members of the general public. Local animal protection...

Author(s)
Hsiou ChiaLin; Hsu ChihChin; Liao PeiWen; Yang FuHua; Lee Nee [Lee, N. A.]; Huang WeiHsiang
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2022, 12, 18,
AbstractFull Text

There is a strong association between animal abuse and interpersonal violence; therefore, veterinarians may encounter both. Dealing with animal abuse cases is beneficial for advancing animal welfare and the overall public health. Veterinarians play an important role in identifying and responding to ...

Author(s)
Chen YiHsuan; Huang WeiHsiang
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2022, 12, 9,
Abstract

Due to their intimate relationship with human beings, animals can experience abuse, especially in the family environment. Research on the variables involved in this topic is scarce in Latin America. The objective of this study was to identify the main types of animal abuse in Brazilian...

Author(s)
Gomes, L. B.; Paiva, M. T.; Lisboa, L. de O.; Oliveira, C. S. F. de; Garcia, R. de C. M.; Soares, D. F. de M.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2021, 194,
Abstract

We conducted a retrospective study of 254 suspected cruelty offences recorded by the Hong Kong Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) between January 2013 and December 2019. Cases were categorised into four types of abuse: active maltreatment, passive neglect, commercial...

Author(s)
Whitfort, A.; Woodhouse, F.; Ho ShuPing; Chun, M.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2021, 11, 6,

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