The Children & Animals Research Team

Exploring the many connections between children, animals, and nature.
Buffalo Zoo Pre-K!

Buffalo Zoo Pre-K!

Our research team has just begun a pilot project working with the Buffalo Zoo Education Department that is specifically focused on their new pre-school, featured here.  We will be engaging in some observational ethnography to see how children are spending their time...

Research Advertisement

Research Advertisement

We are continually recruiting new research participants.  We are looking for participants from several distinct groups for our project "Children on the Hunt."  First, we are recruiting children ages 8-11 who may be accompanying adults on hunting expeditions but not...

Culture & Animals Foundation Grant!

Culture & Animals Foundation Grant!

I have been chosen as a grant recipient for 2016 by the Culture & Animals Foundation, an organization started by the well-known animal rights philosopher Tom Regan.  This grant will help me and my research team to continue our interviews and observations of...