- Animal-assisted therapy - magic or medicine?J S Odendaal
Life Sciences Research Institute, Technikon Pretoria, Private Bag X680, 0001, Pretoria, South Africa
J Psychosom Res 49:275-80. 2000..Results (P<.05) indicated that in both species the neurochemicals involved with attention-seeking or attentionis egens behavior have increased. This information can be used as a rationale for animal-assisted therapy...
- Neurophysiological correlates of affiliative behaviour between humans and dogsJ S J Odendaal
Life Sciences Research Institute, Pretoria Technikon, Private Bag X680, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
Vet J 165:296-301. 2003..Indicators of mutual physiological changes during positive interaction between dog lovers and dogs may contribute to a better understanding of the human-animal bond in veterinary practice...