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Posttraumatic Growth Following the Loss of a Pet

By Wendy Packman, Cori Bussolari, Rachel Katz, Betty J. Carmack, Nigel P. Field

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Marcy Wilhelm-South

Date 2017
Publication Title OMEGA - Journal of Death and Dying
Volume 75
Issue 4
Pages 337-359
DOI 10.1177/0030222816663411
Language English
Additional Language English
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  • Wendy Packman; Cori Bussolari; Rachel Katz; Betty J. Carmack; Nigel P. Field (2018), "Posttraumatic Growth Following the Loss of a Pet,"

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  1. Animal roles
  2. Bonds
  3. Human-animal bond
  4. Pet loss
  5. Pet ownership
  6. Pets and companion animals
  7. Post-traumatic Stress Disorder