The Impact of Pets on Everyday Life for Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Contributor(s):: Applebaum, J. W., Ellison, C., Struckmeyer, L., Zsembik, B. A., McDonald, S. E.
The Influence of Human-Animal Interactions on Mental and Physical Health during the First COVID-19 Lockdown Phase in the U.K.: A Qualitative Exploration
Contributor(s):: Shoesmith, Emily, Shahab, Lion, Kale, Dimitra, Mills, Daniel S., Reeve, Catherine, Toner, Paul, Santos de Assis, Luciana, Ratschen, Elena
Companion dog acquisition and mental well-being: a community-based three-arm controlled study
| Contributor(s):: Powell, L., Edwards, K. M., McGreevy, P., Bauman, A., Podberscek, A., Neilly, B., Sherrington, C., Stamatakis, E.
Background Dog ownership is suggested to improve mental well-being, although empirical evidence among community dog owners is limited. This study examined changes in human mental well-being following dog acquisition, including four measures: loneliness, positive and negative affect, and...
Symptom Reduction Identified After Offering Animal-Assisted Activity at a Cancer Infusion Center
| Contributor(s):: Marcus, Dawn A., Blazek-O'Neill, Betsy, Kopar, Jennifer L.
Situational factors related to loneliness and loss over time among older pet owners
| Contributor(s):: Krause-Parello, C. A., Gulick, E. E.
Value of cat ownership to elderly women living alone
| Contributor(s):: Mahalski, Pauline A., Jones, Robin, Maxwell, Gabrielle M.
Who needs friends...when robots may be the answer?
| Contributor(s):: Newton, J. P.
When the girls came to stay
| Contributor(s):: Doyle, Mary
An ethicist's commentary on the case of the elderly client seeking "unnecessary" medical advice
| Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.
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.
Companion animals in palliative care: stories from the bedside
| Contributor(s):: Geisler, A. M.
Human-pet interaction and loneliness: a test of concepts from Roy's adaptation model
| Contributor(s):: Calvert, M. M.
Pets meet the needs of the lonely elderly
| Contributor(s):: Fraser, C.
[Fighting solitude in the elderly with pet therapy]
| Contributor(s):: Rochette, N.
[I am never lonely with my dog]