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2015 Articles on Animal Abuse

Following are articles published in 2015 on animal abuse:


Acutt, D., Signal, T., & Taylor, N. (2015). Mandated Reporting of Suspected Animal Harm by Australian Veterinarians: Community Attitudes. Anthrozoös, 28(3), 437-447.

Ahmetov, R., Baysalov, A. D., & Rahymova, G. N. (2015). Cruelty to animals in Kazakhstan: moral and legislative aspects. European Journal of Law and Political Sciences, (1), 57-59.

Akins, S. (2015). Honest, Animal Cruelty, and Working the System (Doctoral dissertation, University of Oregon).

Alleyne, E., Tilston, L., Parfitt, C., & Butcher, R. (2015). Adult-perpetrated animal abuse: development of a proclivity scale. Psychology, Crime & Law, 21(6), 570-588.

Arkow, P. (2015). Recognizing and responding to cases of suspected animal cruelty, abuse, and neglect: what the veterinarian needs to know. Veterinary Medicine: Research and Reports6, 349.

Ayers, C. R., Dozier, M. E., & Bratiotis, C. (2015). Social Responses to Animal Maltreatment Offenders. Animal Maltreatment: Forensic Mental Health Issues and Evaluations: Forensic Mental Health Issues and Evaluations, 234.

Boyden, P. (2015). The Links Group. Veterinary Nursing Journal, 30(5), 143-145.

Bruce, A. (2016). Extending Ferber to Proscribe the Market for Animal Cruelty. Available at SSRN 2720098.

Cao, D. (2015). Crimes against animality: animal cruelty and criminal justice in a globalized world.

Conroy, A. (2015). Companion animal abuse. DVRCV Advocate, (1), 34.

Escobar, S. C. (2015). Recognizing the ‘other:’issues of animal–human relationships and animal rights in crime and justice. Contemporary Justice Review, 18(4), 391-394.

Febres, J. (2015). The Perpetration of Adulthood Animal Abuse and Intimate Partner Violence in Men and Women Arrested for Domestic Violence.

Frost, R. O., Patronek, G., Arluke, A., & Steketee, G. (2015). The hoarding of animals: an update. Psychiatric Times, 32(4), 1-1.

Grant, H., Lavery, C., & Spanjol, K. (2015). Critical Understandings about Animal Cruelty for Law Enforcement Practitioners. The Journal of Law Enforcement, 4(5).

Grisso, T. (2015). Building a Knowledge Base for Legal and Social Concerns about Animal Maltreatment. Animal Maltreatment: Forensic Mental Health Issues and Evaluations: Forensic Mental Health Issues and Evaluations, 74.

Hartman, C. A., Hageman, T., Williams, J. H., & Ascione, F. R. (2018). Intimate partner violence and animal abuse in an immigrant-rich sample of mother–child dyads recruited from domestic violence programs. Journal of interpersonal violence33(6), 1030-1047.

Jude, D. (2015). Veterinary practices, reactions and laws: Analyzing the difference in rural and urban practices (Doctoral dissertation, Morehead State University).

Komorosky, D., Woods, D. R., & Empie, K. (2015). Considering Companion Animals. Society & Animals, 23(3), 298-315.

LEVITT, L. (2015). Understanding Animal Cruelty and Sexual Abuse. Animal Maltreatment: Forensic Mental Health Issues and Evaluations: Forensic Mental Health Issues and Evaluations, 95.

Lewis, J. B. (2015). The Seoul of cats and dogs: a trans-species ethnography of animal cruelty and animal welfare in contemporary Korea (Doctoral dissertation, University of Oxford).

Lunghofer, L., & Shapiro, K. (2014). The co-occurrence of human violence and animal abuse: Policy implications and interventions. Psyke & Logos35(2), 130-135.

Mashburn, S. B. (2015). For the Love of Dogs: Why Every State Should Include Pets in Civil Protective Orders. JL & Soc. Deviance, 9, 1.

McDonald, S. E. (2015, January). A Qualitative Study of How Children Experience and Intervene in Threats to and Harm of Companion Animals in the Context of Intimate Partner Violence. In Society for Social Work and Research 19th Annual Conference: The Social and Behavioral Importance of Increased Longevity. Sswr.

McDonough, S. P., Gerdin, J., Wuenschmann, A., McEwen, B. J., & Brooks, J. W. (2015). Illuminating Dark Cases Veterinary Forensic Pathology Emerges. Veterinary pathology, 52(1), 5-6.

McGraw, C., & Jeffers, S. (2015). The importance of considering the treatment and care of family pets in domestic violence risk assessments. Journal of Health Visiting, 3(9), 483-488.

McMillan, F. D., Duffy, D. L., Zawistowski, S. L., & Serpell, J. A. (2015). Behavioral and psychological characteristics of canine victims of abuse. Journal of applied animal welfare science, 18(1), 92-111.

Micheli, F., Pellene, A., Arcushin, D., Calzinari, A., & Farret, M. S. (2015). Pet killing as a manifestation of impulse control disorder secondary to pramipexol. Clinical neuropharmacology, 38(2), 55-56.

Mielke, S. R. (2015). A pilot study of potential public health hazards in the animal hoarding environment (Doctoral dissertation, The Ohio State University).

Mooney, S. (2015). Trading Paint for a Pulse: The Societal Debate of Art or Animal Cruelty (Doctoral dissertation, Sotheby’s Institute of Art-New York).

Nurse, A. (2015). Wildlife Crime and Criminal Justice Policy. In Policing Wildlife (pp. 163-173). Palgrave Macmillan UK.

Parfitt, C., & Alleyne, E. (2016). Taking it out on the dog: psychological and behavioral correlates of animal abuse proclivity. Society & Animals24(1), 1-16.

Prior, K. S. (2015). Spurgeon on Animal Cruelty: Our Treatment of Animals Is A Spiritual Issue. The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission.

Sanders, C. E., & Henry, B. C. (2015). Nonhuman Animal Cruelty, Bullying, and Behavioral Difficulties among Women. Society & Animals, 23(1), 68-80.

Simmons, S., Knight, K., & Ellis, C. (2015). Youthful animal abuse and later problem behavior outcomes: findings from two generations. Contemporary Justice Review, 18(4), 435-448.

Svärd, P. A. (2015). Problem Animals: A Critical Genealogy of Animal Cruelty and Animal Welfare in Swedish Politics 1844–1944 (Doctoral dissertation, Department of Political Science, Stockholm University).

Tiplady, C. M., Walsh, D. B., & Phillips, C. J. C. (2015). Ethical Issues Concerning the Public Viewing of Media Broadcasts of Animal Cruelty. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics, 28(4), 635-645.

Tiplady, C. M., Walsh, D. B., & Phillips, J. C. (2015). The ongoing impact of domestic violence on animal welfare. Animal Studies Journal, 4(2), 116-139.

Verbora, A. R. (2015). The Political Landscape Surrounding Anti-Cruelty Legislation in Canada. Society & Animals, 23(1), 45-67.

Wagner, K., Owen, S., & Burke, T. W. (2015). What Makes a Crime?: The Perceived Harmfulness, Wrongfulness, and Seriousness of Offenses against Nonhuman Animals. Society & Animals23(5), 439-461.

Walters, G. D., & Noon, A. (2015). Family context and externalizing correlates of childhood animal cruelty in adjudicated delinquents. Journal of interpersonal violence, 30(8), 1369-1386.

Werkheiser, I. (2015). Fighting Nature: An Analysis and Critique of Breed-Specific Flourishing Arguments for Dog Fights. Society & Animals, 23(5), 502-520.

Woolf, J. A. (2015). How can veterinarians be reporters of animal abuse when they are not taught to recognize it?. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 247(12), 1363-1364.


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