• Science Funding: Its Not Really about the Science
    April 15, 2017 | Kim Kelly | Explorations into the Science of the Animal-Human Bond,

    Its been several weeks since my last blog post – and I’m sorry for that!  A couple of you have asked me if I stopped doing them, and I assure you I haven’t But these last few weeks have been…..

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  • Dogs at Work – Are There Benefits in Group Work Settings?
    March 4, 2017 | Kim Kelly | Email Digest blog,

    I recently had the opportunity to visit a good friend who is teaching at a small liberal arts college. I was invited to speak about my research, which was exciting because several faculty at this college are currently teaching a…..

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  • Horses’ Ability to Read Human Emotions – Key to Our Strong Bond
    February 25, 2017 | Kim Kelly | Email Digest blog,

    This weekend I am attending the 7th annual Dimensions of Political Ecology (DOPE) conference at the University of Kentucky. The conference is a unique opportunity to cavort with like-minded social scientists studying the intersections of humans and the ecological world.…..

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  • The Problem with Questionnaires
    January 21, 2017 | Kim Kelly | Explorations into the Science of the Animal-Human Bond,

    Before we delve deep into the science of the animal-human interaction, I wanted to describe another issue that is problematic in these studies which I’ve been struggling with quite a bit these last few weeks. It’s the problem of questionnaires…..

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