Research Databases


The HABRI Central Database – extensive resources on the human animal bond.

The Animal Studies Repository – run by The Humane Society of the United States; contains articles and papers on human-animal interaction.


Research Groups 


Animal Cognition, Welfare and Anthrozoology – Research by Dr Alan McElligott at Queen Mary University of London.

Animal Activities – Current research projects at the University of Lincoln

Center for Animals and Public Policy – Tufts University

People, Products, Pests and Pets Project – Collaborative project between Kings College London and Lancaster University.

Human-Animal Interactions and Companion Animal Welfare Group – University of Bristol.





Veterinary Humanities and Social Sciences in Frontiers in Veterinary Science

Society & Animals

Journal of Animal Ethics


Human-Animal Interaction Bulletin

Animal Welfare

Applied Animal Behaviour Science