The relationship between attachment to companion animals and self-esteem: A developmental perspective
Contributor(s):: Triebenbacher, Sandra Lookabaugh
Playful pooches: Using canine interactions to enhance therapeutic outcomes for children and adolescents
Contributor(s):: VanFleet, Risë
Owning a pet: a comparison of Malaysian and Thai pet and non-pet owner's mental health
Contributor(s):: Cheong, S. K., Teoh, H. J., Suttiwan, P. C., Borvonsin, V.
The mental health status of 400 pet and non-pet owners in Malaysia and Thailand were compared. Whilst no significant differences were observed on global scores of self-esteem and self-efficacy, it was observed that trends indicated slightly better mental health amongst pet owners. In terms of...