|Amarillo Globe-News: Cat Collector to Seek Counseling|
A brief article about a woman who recognized herself as a collector , yet her animals were well taken care of. registration is required to view the article.
|Animal People: Animals in Bondage: the Hoarding Mind|
An article about seven cases , statistics on dog , cat , and horse hoarding , and enabling behavior.
|Collectors: Kindness Gone Awry|
Factsheet from peta about the disorder , with references.
|Loving Animals to Death|
" animal hoarders think they're helping their furry friends , but mostly they're just feeding their own twisted psyches. " [salon]
|Psychiatric Times: People Who Hoard Animals|
An article by randy frost , ph. d. , providing an overview of research , hoarders' rationales , and possible explanations for the behavior.
|St. Petersburg Times: Woman may be Animal Hoarder|
An article by jamie malernee about a local incident as well as other cases and the problem across the u. s.
|Tufts. edu: Animal Hoarding Research|
Definition of pet collecting , research findings , links to articles.