Psychology

Published on January 28th, 2014 | by admin

Animal hoarding: a complex mess

Dr Kersti Seksel, registered specialist in veterinary behaviour medicine and behavioural science major in human psychology, explains the complicated and sensitive topic of animal hoarding.  This issue is difficult to research and complex to resolve, but help is available.

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Links

Dr Kersti Seksel: Sydney Animal Behaviour Service

RSPCA: Animal Hoarding information

The hoarding of animals research consortium (Tufts University)

Snowdon, J., Halliday, G., & Banerjee, S. (2012). Severe Domestic Squalor. Cambridge University Press. Chapter 5: Animal Hoarding.

Professor John Snowdon, University of Sydney

Get help and support by visiting your GP doctor, or contact:

Beyond Blue

Lifeline

 

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