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2017 Articles on the Link Between Animal Abuse and Human Violence

The following articles were published in 2017 on the link between animal abuse and human violence:


Bright, M. A., Huq, M. S., Spencer, T., Applebaum, J. W., & Hardt, N. (2018). Animal cruelty as an indicator of family trauma: Using adverse childhood experiences to look beyond child abuse and domestic violence. Child Abuse & Neglect, 76, 287-296.

Daly, B., & Morton, L. L. (2017). Empathic Differences in Men Who Witnessed Animal Abuse. Brill.

Hawkins, R. D., Hawkins, E. L., & Williams, J. M. (2017). Psychological Risk Factors for Childhood Nonhuman Animal Cruelty. Society & Animals: 25(1).

Ketron, J. (2017). Childhood animal cruelty motives and their relationship to recurrent adult interpersonal crimes.

Kogan, L. R., Schoenfeld-Tacher, R. M., Hellyer, P. W., Rishniw, M., & Ruch-Gallie, R. A. (2017). Survey of attitudes toward and experiences with animal abuse encounters in a convenience sample of US veterinarians. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 250(6), 688-696.

Lewis, A. (2017). Sexual Abuse of Animals: Why the Government Should Care about the Rape of Pets and Livestock Alike. J. Animal & Envtl. L., 9, 81.

McDonald, S. E., Dmitrieva, J., Shin, S., Hitti, S. A., Graham-Bermann, S. A., Ascione, F. R., & Williams, J. H. (2017). The role of callous/unemotional traits in mediating the association between animal abuse exposure and behavior problems among children exposed to intimate partner violence. Child Abuse & Neglect, 72, 421-432.

Monsalve, S., Ferreira, F., & Garcia, R. (2017). The connection between animal abuse and interpersonal violence: A review from the veterinary perspective. Research in Veterinary Science.

Parkes, D., & Signal, T. (2017). Revisiting a link: Animal abuse, bullying and empathy in Australian youth. Human-Animal Interaction Bulletin, 5(1), 26-40.

Richardson, D. A. (2017). Veterinarians and Their Perception of the Treatment of Animal Abuse Cases in the Criminal Justice System (Doctoral dissertation, Illinois State University).

Trentham, C. E., Hensley, C., & Policastro, C. (2017). Recurrent childhood animal cruelty and its link to recurrent adult interpersonal violence. International journal of offender therapy and comparative criminology, 0306624X17720175.

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