One Health Related Media Coverage Highlights

Therapy Dogs Give One Heath Benefits
-University of Saskatchewan, November 1, 2019

Watch: TEDx Talks by College of Arts and Science Speakers
-College of Arts & Science, University of Saskatchewan, October, 2019

A PAWS-itive Impact: Animal Assisted Therapy at RPC
-Correctional Service Canada, Let’s Talk Magazine, August, 2019

“He Was Like a Friend”: Subie the Therapy Dog Touched Lives
-CTV News Saskatoon, July 10, 2019

“An Outpouring of Grief”: Saskatoon Mourns After Death of Therapy Dog that Visited Broncos Vigil, Prisoners
-CBC Radio Saskatoon, July 8, 2019
CBC Facebook Video Tribute

USask Scholars Win Prestigious Awards
-Arts & Science Update, May 16, 2019

Therapy Dogs Having an Impact in Hospital Emergency Department
-CJWW, May 12, 2019

U of S Study Finds Therapy Dogs Improve Hospital Patient Experience
-Global News, May 2, 2019

Therapy Dogs Reduce the Distress of Patients Waiting for ER Care
-Afternoon with David Kirton, 650 CKOM & 980 CJME, May 2, 2019

Usask Research Shows Dogs Reduce Distress of Patients Waiting for ER Care
-University of Saskatchewan, May 2, 2019

Dogs Reduce Distress of Patients Waiting for Emergency Hospital Care
-The Medical Express, May 2, 2019

Gone to the Dogs rehabilitation symposium showcased findings on role of canines in therapy
-Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, May 3, 2019

How Some Offenders are Healing through an Innovative Program at Drumheller Institution
-Correctional Service Canada, Let’s Talk Magazine, February, 2019

USask Program Seeks Additional Therapy Dogs
-Saskatoon Express, February 18, 2019 (page 11)

U of S Prof Calls for More Therapy Dogs on Campus
-Star Phoenix, Saskatoon, January 17, 2019

USask Program Seeks Additional Therapy Dogs
-University of Saskatchewan, Arts & Science, Saskatoon, January 16, 2019

Photo credit: Chris Putnam/UofS

Therapy Dogs Honoured after Work During Humboldt Tragedy
-650 CKOM News, Saskatoon, June 25, 2018

Therapy Dogs Provide Comfort After Humboldt Broncos Bus Crash
-Global News, Saskatoon, April 20, 2018

Therapy Dogs Play Their Part in Broncos Tragedy Support
-PANow, April 16, 2018

Healing in Humboldt: A Look at Small-town Saskatchewan Spirit in Action
-Globe & Mail, April 14, 2018

Photo credit: David Stobbe/The Globe and Mail

How Therapy Dogs were Silent Healers in Humboldt 
-Global News National, April 10, 2018

A Veteran’s Best Friend
-The Costco Connection, November/December, 2017

New Study Shows Therapy Dogs Improve Health and Wellbeing of Older War Veterans
-McMaster University Daily News, November 9, 2017

Therapy Dogs, Chapter 11.
-Judith Wright. Dog-Wise. What We Learn from Dogs. 2017. pp.103-114. 

Animal Therapy
-Green & White, U of S Alumni Magazine, October 11 2017

Free To Be Me, Unconditionally
-CIHR, Celebrating Health Research, July 2017

Help on Four Legs: Researchers Examine How Animals Can Help Humans
-Bridges, Saskatoon Star Phoenix, July 14, 2017

National Recognition for Sociologist’s Animal-Assisted Therapy Work
-University of Saskatchewan, College of Arts & Sciences, July 7, 2017

Les êtres sensibles et la santé mentale
-L’Eau Vive, July 6, 2017

Animals Benefit Those in Addiction Recovery
-PANow, May 31, 2017

Recovering Addicts Find Allies in Animals, Study Finds
-CBC Radio, May 29, 2017

Can Therapy Dogs Play a Role in Addiction Recovery?
-Edgewood Health Network Inc., May 26, 2017

Pet Therapy can be a Key in Addiction Recovery: Survey
-Global News Saskatchewan, May 26, 2017

Benefits of Pet Therapy Recognized by Saskatchewan People in Recovery
-University of Saskatchewan, May 25, 2017

$62.7M Health Research Centre to Embrace Patient Perspective
-Saskatoon Star Phoenix, April 19, 2017

“We’re Dealing with a lot of Deep Trauma”: BC Aboriginal Peoples Turn to Culture for Healing Amid Overdose Crisis
-The Province, April 1, 2017

One Health talks connect students, research
-WCVM Today, January 6, 2017

Nurturing with Nature (research mentioned, page 8-9)
-Pink Magazine, December, 2016

Study on Horse Therapy Shows Promising Results
-Kamsack Times, November 28, 2016

Paws-ing ER Stress
-U of S, College of Medicine, November 23, 2016

PAWSitive Support: Animal-Assisted Interventions in the Treatment of Addictions & Mental Health
-Insider Happenings, November 20, 2016

Horse Therapy Programs Show Promising Results
-HABRI Weekly Brief, 11/7/16

How Animals Can Heal You: Professor to Give Lecture on How animals Can Help Us to Live Better
-The Uniter, University of Winnipeg, November 10, 2016

Study Finds Horse Therapy Helps Patients Focus, Feel Positive
-CBC News Saskatchewan, November 4, 2016

Study Suggests ‘Profound’ Therapeutic Benefits to Working with Horses
-Regina Leader Post & Saskatoon Star Phoenix, November 4, 2016

SK Study on “Horse Therapy” Programs Shows Promising Results
-Universities of Regina & Saskatchewan, November 3, 2016

Lecture on PAWSitive Support in Addictions
– University of Winnipeg, October 21, 2016

One Health: Collaboration is Key
-WCVM Today, May 26, 2016

Therapy Dogs Now Helping with Treatment in Addictions and Substance Misuse
-PANow, May 4, 2016

It took them to a different state of mind,’: U of S Research Shows War Veterans Benefit from Therapy Dogs
– Saskatoon Star Phoenix, April 30, 2016

Therapy Dog Research has Encouraging Findings for War Veterans
– Global News, April 29, 2016

Research Shows Therapy Dogs Help Veterans
– Regina Leader-Post, April 30, 2016

Saskatoon Veterans Benefit from University Research
– Media Release, April 27, 2016

Stressed Out? Find Free Fluffy Therapy at a Library Near You
– The Sheaf, March 25, 2016

University of Saskatchewan Helping Students Stress Less at Exam Time
– Saskatoon Star Phoenix, December 9, 2015

Research Shows Therapy Dogs Help with Addiction Treatment
– News Talk 650 CKOM, November 17, 2015

Research Project Studies Benefits of Therapy Dogs on Mental Health
– CTV News, November 17, 2015

Sask. Researchers Praise Dogs for Healing, Therapeutic Abilities
– CBC News Saskatchewan, November 16, 2015

U of S Leads Therapy Dog Research Project
– Media Release, November 16, 2015

Zootherapie: Les Chiens au Service du Bien-etre Humain
– La Rotonde: Le Journal Independant de L’Universite D’Ottawa, October 13, 2015

Canine Care on Campus
– University of Saskatchewan News, October 5, 2015

Therapy Dogs Console Stressed Students
– Regina Leader-post, September 23, 2015

Therapy Dogs: Helping Students in the Classroom
– Educational Business Administrator, Fall, 2015

Therapy Dogs Bring Relief to Stressed-out Students
– University of Regina, August 31, 2015

Veterinary Social Work Comes to the WCVM
– WCVM Today, August 19, 2015

University of Saskatchewan Students Pampered During Exam Season
– CBC News, April 14, 2015

Therapy Dogs Make Their Airport Debut
– Star Phoenix, February 14, 2015

Streets Reopened after Bomb Unit Takes Package from Downtown Winnipeg
– CBC Winnipeg, November 4, 2014

Pet Therapy Used to Help Heal those in Need of a Hug
– Indigenous Peoples’ Health Research Centre, July 17, 2014

Premier Wall Visits Equine Assisted Learning
– Prince Albert Daily Herald, May 7, 2014

Healing with the Horse
– Indigenous Circle, CTV, May 10, 2014 – Taping, APTN, Caos & Courage program, May 2, 2014

Horse as Healer
– CTV News, May 1, 2014

Department of Psychiatry Newsletter, U of S
– April, 2014, page 7

Paws Your Stress at U of S
– News Talk 980 CJME, April 11, 2014

Therapy Dogs at the U of S
– CTV News Saskatoon, April 10, 2014

Therapy Dogs Relieve Stressed University Students
– Global News Saskatoon, April 10, 2014

Therapy Dogs During Exam
– Saskatoon Star Phoenix, April 10, 2014

Therapy Dogs Soothe U of S Students Exam Stress
– CBC News Radio, April 10, 2014

Morning News – U of S Students De-stress for Exams
– Global Saskatchewan, April 10, 2014 Dog Days of Stress – OCNow, April 8, 2014

U of S Wants Students to Stress Less During Exams by Bringing in the Dogs
– University of Saskatchewan News Release, April 7, 2014

Puppy Love For U of S Students
– Saskatoon Media Group Radio Interview, April 2, 2014

Department of Psychiatry, April 2014 Newsletter
– University of Saskatchewan, April 2014

Vital Signs (Pages 4 & 5)
– St. John Ambulance, January 2014 FASD Prevention & Knowledge Translation – MBC, January 21, 2014

Positive Energy – Meet a Very Special Dog Who Brings Laughter and Support
– SaskTel Max Magazine video, January – February 2014

YSAC Update Newsletter 2013

Year In Review – October
– The StarPhoenix, December 28, 2013

Therapy Dog Helps Ease Holiday Stress
– Global Saskatchewan, December 28, 2013

Horses Can Make Difference in Addictions Therapy 
– Global News Saskatchewan, December 20, 2013

Anna-Belle, Certified Therapy Dog, Visits the Education & Music Library
– Dispatches from the Education & Music Library, December 2013

Equine Therapy as an Adjunct Program Component Continues to Grow
– YSAC Update, November 2013

Anna-Belle the Bull of the Ball
– Saskatoon Metro, November 29, 2013

Students Pet Away Final Exam Stress at the University of Saskatchewan
– Saskatoon Metro, November 28, 2013

Canada Raises the Bar for Mental Health Research
– Canada’s Innovation Leaders, November 8, 2013

How Horses Contribute to the Well-being of First Nations Youth in Treatment for Solvent Abuse
– University of Regina News Release, November 4, 2013

Anna-Belle the Therapy Dog being interviewed at CJWW/Magic 98.2/92.9 The Bull
– Saskatoon Media Group October 22, 2014

Colleen Dell and her Caring Canine
– CBC News, October 22, 2013

Therapy Dog Spreads Paw-sitive Vibe
– The Star Phoenix, October 21, 2013

Anna-Belle The Therapy Dog Visits Blue Sky
– CBC Radio One, October 21, 2013

Therapy Dogs: Much More Than a Pet Project
– Saskatoon Express, September 2, 2013

PAWsitive Beginning – St. John Ambulance Newsletter, September 2013

Therapy Dogs Bring Joy to People 
-WCVM Today, July, 2013

IPHRC Researcher Colleen Dell Publishes New Work in Open Access Journal
– Indigenous Peoples Health Research Centre, July 19, 2012

Equine Therapy Harnesses the Healing Power of Horses
– Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, CrossCurrents, Fall 2009

Horses Aid Path to Healing
– The Star Phoenix, March 2009

Healing Power of Horses
– University of Saskatchewan On Campus News, October 2008