Current Research Projects

AIPARG members are currently involved in a number of ongoing research projects, including: examining the relationship between animal abuse and physical intimate partner violence, emotional intimate partner abuse, help-seeking behaviour among IPV victims/survivors, and stalking; assessing the relationship between companion animals and physical, psychological, and social well-being among Canadian adults; collecting data about programs to shelter abused women's companion animals while they seek refuge at shelters for abused women and children; and evaluating animal cruelty enforcement systems.