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The effect of pet ownership on physical well-being in older adults

By Tami S. Pohnert

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Category Theses
Date 2010
Pages 181
Publisher Virginia Commonwealth University
Language English
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  1. Activity
  2. Biopsychosocial approach
  3. Gerontology
  4. Human-animal bond
  5. Older adults
  6. Pet ownership
  7. Pets and companion animals
  8. Physical health and well-being
  9. race
  10. social integration
  11. Social sciences
  12. Symbolism.