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Examining How Dog 'Acquisition' Affects Physical Activity and Psychosocial Well-Being: Findings from the BuddyStudy Pilot Trial

By K. Potter, J. E. Teng, B. Masteller, C. Rajala, L. B. Balzer

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Category Journal Articles
Publication Title Animals (Basel)
Volume 9
Issue 9
ISBN/ISSN 2076-2615 (Print)2076-2615
DOI 10.3390/ani9090666
Language eng
Author Address Department of Kinesiology, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA 01003, USA. katie.potter@umass.edu.Last Hope K9 Rescue, Boston, MA 02109, USA. jessicat@lasthopek9.org.Department of Exercise and Sports Studies, Smith College, Northampton, MA 01063, USA. bmasteller@smith.edu.Department of Kinesiology, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA 01003, USA. crajala@umass.edu.Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA 01002, USA. lbalzer@umass.edu.
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  1. Animal-assisted interventions
  2. Dogs
  3. Pet ownership
  4. physical activity
  5. psychosocial issues
  6. Shelter pets