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Dog Walking - The Health Benefits
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Institute of Chiropodists & Podiatrists
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bushman, Barbara A.
ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal
Professor, Missouri State University
The effect of the presence of a companion-animal on physiological changes following the termination of cognitive stressors
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): DeMello, Lesley R.
Determined the effect of the presence of an unknown friendly pet on physiological measures of normotensive adults following the termination of a cognitive stressor, using a repeated measures...
Humans' bonding with their companion dogs: Cardiovascular benefits during and after stress
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Campo, Rebecca A., Uchino, Bert N.
Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare
Western Michigan Univ
Campo, Rebecca A., Program on Integrative Medicine Wing D, School of Medicine, University of...
Heart rate variability in horses engaged in equine-assisted activities
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gehrke, E. K., Baldwin, A., Schiltz, P. M.
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science
Department of Community Health, School of Health and Human Services, National University,...
Pet's presence and owner's blood pressures during the daily lives of pet owners with pre- to mild hypertension
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Friedmann, E., Thomas, S. A., Son, H. S., Chapa, D., McCune, S.
University of Maryland School of Nursing, 655 W. Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201,...
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Wolfson, Elissa
Heart quiz that could save your life
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Browder, Sue Ellin
New Choices: The Magazine for Your Health, Money, and Travel
Acute effects of cage cleaning at different frequencies on laboratory rat behaviour and welfare
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Burn, C. C., Peters, A., Mason, G. J.
Paws and relax: one hospice's pet therapy journey
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Browder, L. M.
Home Healthcare Nurse
Bonnie Schreck Memorial Complementary Therapies Program, Nathan Adelson Hospice, 4141 Swenson Street,...
Are Pets a Healthy Pleasure? The Influence of Pets on Blood Pressure
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Allen, Karen
Current Directions in Psychological Science
Allen, Karen, Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences, School of Dental...
Heart-rate and the behaviour of sheep in yards
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Syme, L. A., Elphick, G. R.
Heart-rate (HR) of 30 Merino wethers was measured by radiotelemetry in two environments: standing alone in a handling race, but in sight of other sheep; and while moving within a group around...
Some studies on heart-rate and behaviour in the domestic fowl
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Duncan, I. J. H.
Applied Animal Ethology
Does the use of a device to measure heart rate affect the behavioural responses of lambs to humans?
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Tallet, C., Veissier, I., Boivin, X.
Devices used to measure cardiac activity (elasticized belt, electrodes, etc.) in standardised behavioural tests could be stressful for the animals, and therefore affect their responses....
Relationships between heart rates and behavior of goats in encounters with people
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lyons, D. M., Price, E. O.
Applied Animal Behaviour Science
The effect of animal-assisted therapy on stress responses in hospitalized children
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Tsai, ChiaChun, Friedmann, E., Thomas, S. A.
Hospitalization is a major, stressful experience for children. The stress associated with children's hospitalization may lead to negative physiological and psychological sequelae. Pediatric...