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Effect of a companion dog on depression and anxiety levels of elderly residents in a long-term care facility

By Marieanna C. le Roux, Rene Kemp

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Category Journal Articles
Date 2009
Publication Title Psychogeriatrics
Volume 9
Issue 1
Pages 23-26
ISBN/ISSN 1346-3500 1479-8301
DOI 10.1111/j.1479-8301.2009.00268.x
Author Address le Roux, Marieanna C., Department of Psychology, Stellenbosch University Private Bag X1, Matieland, Stellenbosch, South Africa, 7602, mclr@sun.ac.za
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  • le Roux, Marieanna C.; Kemp, Rene (2013), "Effect of a companion dog on depression and anxiety levels of elderly residents in a long-term care facility," https://habricentral.org/resources/23021.

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  1. Aging
  2. Animal-assisted therapies
  3. Anxiety
  4. Companion
  5. Depression
  6. Dogs
  7. Long-term care facilities
  8. Older adults
  9. peer-reviewed
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