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Child Development and the Human-Companion Animal Bond

By Gail F. Melson

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Category Journal Articles
Date 2003
Publication Title American Behavioral Scientist
Volume 47
Issue 1
Pages 31-39
ISBN/ISSN 0002-7642 1552-3381
DOI 10.1177/0002764203255210
Author Address Dept Child Development & Family Studies, Purdue U
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  1. Child development
  2. Children
  3. Cognition
  4. Companion
  5. Development
  6. Emotions
  7. Human-animal bond
  8. Interspecies interactions
  9. peer-reviewed
  10. Pets and companion animals
  11. Psychosocial Development
  12. social development
  1. peer-reviewed