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  1. The Intersection of Aging and Pet Guardianship: Influences of Health and Social Support

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Ranell L. Mueller, Elizabeth G. Hunter

    Studies of the human-animal bond show many positive health effects for pet guardians including a sense of companionship, reduced depression and loneliness, and higher activity levels, yet few studies have examined factors such as how the pet guardians’ health, age, and social networks...

  2. Want to Get Happier?

    | Contributor(s):: Barrie, Leslie

  3. The role of pet dogs in casual conversations of elderly adults

    | Contributor(s):: Rogers, J., Hart, L. A., Boltz, R. P.

    Casual conversations were recorded as elderly persons routinely walked their dogs through a familiar mobile home park in the United States. Control observations included walks without dogs by owners and non-owners of dogs. All owners talked to and about their dogs. Transcribed conversations...

  4. Friends with benefits: on the positive consequences of pet ownership

    | Contributor(s):: McConnell, A. R., Brown, C. M., Shoda, T. M., Stayton, L. E., Martin, C. E.

  5. Response to Letter... The relationship between companion animals and loneliness among rural adolescents

    | Contributor(s):: Black, Keri

  6. Who needs friends...when robots may be the answer?

    | Contributor(s):: Newton, J. P.

  7. An ethicist's commentary on the case of the elderly client seeking "unnecessary" medical advice

    | Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.

  8. Companion animals in palliative care: stories from the bedside

    | Contributor(s):: Geisler, A. M.

  9. Avian companionship in alleviation of depression, loneliness, and low morale of older adults in skilled rehabilitation units

    | Contributor(s):: Jessen, J., Cardiello, F., Baun, M. M.

  10. Are consumers going to the dogs (and cats and birds)?

    | Contributor(s):: Hennings, B. A.

  11. Pets meet the needs of the lonely elderly

    | Contributor(s):: Fraser, C.

  12. Human-pet interaction and loneliness: a test of concepts from Roy's adaptation model

    | Contributor(s):: Calvert, M. M.

  13. Companion cats and the social support systems of men with AIDS

    | Contributor(s):: Castelli, P., Hart, L. A., Zasloff, R. L.

  14. Friends and pets as companions: strategies for coping with loneliness among homeless youth

    | Contributor(s):: Rew, L.

  15. [I am never lonely with my dog]

  16. [Fighting solitude in the elderly with pet therapy]

    | Contributor(s):: Rochette, N.