2017 AVMA HAB Track Announced!

Join the AAH-ABV for our Human-Animal Bond Track at this year's AVMA Convention in Indianapolis! Our track will be presented on Friday, July 21, 2017 and it includes an incredible line-up of speakers and … [Read more...]

Zoonoses Learning Opportunity!

As a member of AAH-ABV, we would like you to know about this learning opportunity, and the course announcement is summarized below. For additional information, please contact Connie Scovin. CFSPH Zoonotic Disease Online Course Now Offered Year-Round The … [Read more...]

Compassion through the Journey

Dr. Alice Villalobos, a pioneer in animal end of life and palliative care, shares how a quality end-of-life experience is enhanced by the strong bonds we share with our pets.  Read this insightful article featured in Veterinary Advantage here:  Compassion … [Read more...]

The Beneficial Bond- Part 1

Gregg Takashima, DVM, and President-Elect for the American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians, has written an excellent article that highlights the significance of the human-animal bond in our lives. Read the article here: The Beneficial … [Read more...]

Animal-Human Bond in Healthcare

Listen to PODCAST Alice Villalobos, DVM, DPNAP is Director of Pawspice in Hermosa Beach and Animal Oncology  Consultation Service in Woodland Hills, CA. Among her many  accomplishments, Dr. Villalobos is a founding member of the Veterinary  Cancer Society … [Read more...]

HABRI Central

HABRI Central: an online platform for open research and collaboration into the relationships between humans and animals, specifically companion animals. HABRI Central is home to a large reference database of human-animal bond literature, community groups, … [Read more...]