AAH-ABV Board of Director Position Opening

AAH-ABV Board of Director Position Opening: The American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians will have a board of director seat available this July, 2016.  Please submit your letter of interest or nomination of an individual, along with contact … [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...]

Easing the Way in Therapy With the Aid of an Animal

By JANE E. BRODY We’ve all seen guide dogs that can direct blind people around obstacles and tell them when it is safe to cross the street. Perhaps you also know of guide dogs for the deaf, which can alert people to a ringing phone, a doorbell or a smoke … [Read more...]