Animals and International Women’s Day

Dr. Mary Lou Randour (psychologist and author) will explore some of the connections between violence against women and violence against animals. She’ll also highlight some of her work as the director of the Beyond Violence Program, a joint project of the Doris Day Animal Foundation and Society & Animals Forum. Mary Zilney (Family Services Supervisor for Family and … Continue reading

Dr. Kenneth Shapiro on childhood abuse of animals

Dr. Shapiro, founder and editor of Society and Animals: Journal of Human-Animal Studies, will share his insights into the reasons kids hurt animals, precursors to abuse, ideas for prevention, techniques for treatment, and connections between human and animal violence. He will also tell us about the innovative AniCare Child materials developed through the Society & Animals Forum. … Continue reading