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  1. Pets and older people : a guide for pet therapy programs

    Contributor(s):: Abdill, Margaret

  2. Pets and the elderly : the therapeutic bond

    | Contributor(s):: Cusack, Odean, Smith, Elaine

  3. Pets and the aging : science supports the human-animal bond

    | Contributor(s):: PAWSitive InterAction

  4. Walk a Hound, Lose a Pound: How you and your dog can lose weight, stay fit, and have fun together

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Phil Zeltzman, Rebecca A Johnson, Alan M. Beck

    A dog is an ideal workout partner: always supportive, happy to go for a walk, and never judgmental. When people and dogs exercise together, fitness and health happen on both ends of the leash. As the obesity epidemic spreads, 70 percent of Americans and 50 percent of dogs are overweight or...