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  1. Understanding how dogs encourage and motivate walking: cross-sectional findings from RESIDE

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    | Contributor(s):: Carri Westgarth, M. Knuiman, H. E. Christian

    Background: Many people live with dogs but not all walk with them regularly. This study examines the demographic and behavioural factors that contribute towards owners reporting having a strong sense of encouragement and motivation to walk provided by their dogs, which we call ‘the Lassie...

  2. Impact of Hippotherapy on Gross Motor Function and Quality of Life in Children with Bilateral Cerebral Palsy: A Randomized Open-Label Crossover Study

    | Contributor(s):: Deutz, U., Heussen, N., Weigt-Usinger, K., Leiz, S., Raabe, C., Polster, T., Daniela, S., Moll, C., Lucke, T., Krageloh-Mann, I., Hollmann, H., Hausler, M.

  3. Relationships between dog ownership and physical activity in postmenopausal women

    | Contributor(s):: Garcia, D. O., Wertheim, B. C., Manson, J. E., Chlebowski, R. T., Volpe, S. L., Howard, B. V., Stefanick, M. L., Thomson, C. A.

  4. Dog ownership and physical activity in later life: A cross-sectional observational study

    | Contributor(s):: Feng, Zhiqiang, Dibben, Chris, Witham, Miles D., Donnan, Peter T., Vadiveloo, Thenmalar, Sniehotta, Falko, Crombie, Iain K., McMurdo, Marion E. T.

  5. Effects of a dolphin interaction program on children with autism spectrum disorders: an exploratory research

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    | Contributor(s):: Salgueiro, E., Nunes, L., Barros, A., Maroco, J., Salgueiro, A. I., Dos Santos, M. E.

  6. 'It was not just a walking experience': reflections on the role of care in dog-walking

    | Contributor(s):: Degeling, C., Rock, M.

  7. Effects of hippotherapy on mobility, strength and balance in elderly

    | Contributor(s):: de Araujo, T. B., de Oliveira, R. J., Martins, W. R., de Moura Pereira, M., Copetti, F., Safons, M. P.

  8. The importance of the secure base effect for domestic dogs - evidence from a manipulative problem-solving task

    | Contributor(s):: Horn, L., Huber, L., Range, F.

  9. Effects of hippotherapy on mobility, strength and balance in elderly

    | Contributor(s):: de Araujo, T. B., de Oliveira, R. J., Martins, W. R., de Moura Pereira, M., Copetti, F., Safons, M. P.

  10. Effects of horseback riding therapy on quality of life in patients post stroke

    | Contributor(s):: Beinotti, F., Christofoletti, G., Correia, N., Borges, G.

  11. Access to off-leash parks, street pattern and dog walking among adults

    | Contributor(s):: McCormack, G. R., Rock, M., Sandalack, B., Uribe, F. A.

  12. Dog ownership and human health-related physical activity: an epidemiological study

    | Contributor(s):: Schofield, G., Mummery, K., Steele, R.

  13. Dog walking is associated with a favorable risk profile independent of moderate to high volume of physical activity

    | Contributor(s):: Lentino, C., Visek, A. J., McDonnell, K., DiPietro, L.

  14. Physiological demands of therapeutic horseback riding in children with moderate to severe motor impairments: an exploratory study

    | Contributor(s):: Bongers, B. C., Takken, T.

  15. Unleashing physical activity: an observational study of park use, dog walking, and physical activity

    | Contributor(s):: Temple, V., Rhodes, R., Wharf Higgins, J.

  16. Dog ownership during pregnancy, maternal activity, and obesity: a cross-sectional study

    | Contributor(s):: Westgarth, C., Liu, J., Heron, J., Ness, A. R., Bundred, P., Gaskell, R. M., German, A. J., McCune, S., Dawson, S.

  17. Physical activity, weight status, and neighborhood characteristics of dog walkers

    | Contributor(s):: Coleman, K. J., Rosenberg, D. E., Conway, T. L., Sallis, J. F., Saelens, B. E., Frank, L. D., Cain, K.

  18. Does direct human eye contact function as a warning cue for domestic sheep (Ovis aries)?

    | Contributor(s):: Beausoleil, N. J., Stafford, K. J., Mellor, D. J.

  19. Animal-assisted activity and emotional status of patients with Alzheimer's disease in day care

    | Contributor(s):: Mossello, Enrico, Ridolfi, Alessandro, Mello, Anna Maria, Lorenzini, Giulia, Mugnai, Francesco, Piccini, Carolina, Barone, Domenico, Peruzzi, Anna, Masotti, Ciulio, Marchionni, Niccolò

  20. Dog ownership, health and physical activity: a critical review of the literature

    | Contributor(s):: Cutt, H., Giles-Corti, B., Knuiman, M., Burke, V.