Cruelty Connections - the "Link." 
Research and Reports about the Link between the Abuse 
of Other Animals and the Abuse of Humans.

'"There is a strong link between violence against animals and violence against people," assistant district attorney Julieta Lozano told Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Michael Obus in asking successfully for Saulsbury to be held without bail.' New York Post, Mar 2013

UNDERSTANDING THE LINKS: Child Abuse, Animal Abuse and Domestic Violence

 Information for Professionals by the NSPCC

Understanding Animal Abuse: A Sociological Analysis

Clifton Flynn, Ph.D (2012)

On Human-Nonhuman Relations Podcast with Clifton Flynn

Animal Abuse and Intimate Partner Violence: Researching the Link and its significance in Ireland - a Veterinary Perspective

B Gallagher, M Allen and B Jones (2008)

UCD School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, and UCD School of Applied Social Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4