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Therapy Dogs or Robots for Nursing Home Residents?

By Harold Herzog

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A new study compares the impact of robots and therapy dogs in nursing homes.


Marcy Wilhelm-South

Purdue University

Date 2016
Publication Title Psychology Today
Pages 5
Series Title Animals and Us
Language English
Total no. of pages 5
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  1. Animal-assisted therapies
  2. Animal roles
  3. Nursing homes
  4. open access
  5. Pets and companion animals
  6. robot assisted therapy
  7. robots
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