Dogs and Their Owners Have Frequent and Intensive Contact
Contributor(s):: Joosten, P., Van Cleven, A., Sarrazin, S., Paepe, D., De Sutter, A., Dewulf, J.
Association between Pet Ownership and Obesity: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Contributor(s):: Miyake, K., Kito, K., Kotemori, A., Sasaki, K., Yamamoto, J., Otagiri, Y., Nagasawa, M., Kuze-Arata, S., Mogi, K., Kikusui, T., Ishihara, J.
Pros and cons of pet ownership in sustaining independence in community-dwelling older adults: a scoping review
Contributor(s):: Obradović, Nataša, Lagueux, Émilie, Michaud, Frédéric, Provencher, Véronique
Does having a pet influence the physical activity of their young female owners?
Contributor(s):: Machova, K., Dadova, K., Chaloupkova, H., Svobodova, I.
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.
Socio-demographic factors associated with pet ownership amongst adolescents from a UK birth cohort
Contributor(s):: Purewal, R., Christley, R., Kordas, K., Joinson, C., Meints, K., Gee, N., Westgarth, C.
The "pet effect" in cancer patients: Risks and benefits of human-pet interaction
Contributor(s):: Chan, M. M., Tapia Rico, G.
Companion Animal Ownership and Human Well-Being in a Metropolis-The Case of Hong Kong
Contributor(s):: Wong, P. W. C., Yu, R. W. M., Ngai, J. T. K.
It's raining cats, dogs and diapers! The intersections of rising pet ownership and LGBTQ+ coupledom
Contributor(s):: Gabb, Jacqui
Falconry: Legal Ownership and Sale of Captive-Bred Raptors
Contributor(s):: Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
In the late 1960's and early 1970's regulation of raptors' in North America underwent an intensive regulatory and legislative metamorphosis. In five short years, birds of prey, historically identified en famile as vermin, became the most regulated wildlife on the...
The status and evolution of laws and policies regulating privately owned tigers in the United States
Contributor(s):: Philip J. Nyhus, Michael Ambrogi, Caitlin Dufraine, Alan Shoemaker, Ronald L. Tilson
Canine comfort: Pet affinity buffers the negative impact of ambivalence over emotional expression on perceived social support
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Contributor(s):: Bryan, Jennifer L., Quist, Michelle C., Young, Chelsie M., Steers, Mai-Ly N., Foster, Dawn W., Lu, Qian
This study evaluated pet affinity as a buffer between ambivalence over emotional expression (AEE) and social support. AEE occurs when one desires to express emotions but is reluctant to do so and is related to negative psychological outcomes. Individuals high in AEE may have difficulty receiving...
Dog ownership, functional ability, and walking in community-dwelling older adults
Contributor(s):: Gretebeck, Kimberlee A., Radius, Kaitlyn, Black, David R., Gretebeck, Randall J., Ziemba, Rosemary, Glickman, Lawrence T.
Effects of companion animal ownership among Canadian street-involved youth: A qualitative analysis
Contributor(s):: Lem, Michelle, Coe, Jason B., Haley, Derek B., Stone, Elizabeth, O'Grady, William
Investigation on people living with seal robot at home: Analysis of owners’ gender differences and pet ownership experience
Contributor(s):: Shibata, Takanori, Kawaguchi, Yukitaka, Wada, Kazuyoshi
Walking the dog: The effect of pet ownership on human health and health behaviors
Contributor(s):: Utz, Rebecca L.
Pets for the Elderly Foundation
The Pets for the Elderly Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit charity that pays a portion of the adoption fee, when a senior citizen (persons age 60+) adopts a companion pet from one of our 52 participating shelters in 29 states. Greater Cleveland area participating shelters include the Animal...
Relationships between pet ownership, physical activity, and human health in elderly persons
| Contributor(s):: Thorpe, Roland James, Jr.
Individual differences and pet ownership status: distinguishing among different types of pet owners and non-owners
| Contributor(s):: Shannon M. Merrill
Research examining potential differences between pet owners and non-owners is prevalent in the scientific literature, but findings have often been inconsistent. Although some researchers have incorporated animal preference into their investigations of pet ownership, such research is scarce and...
A tail of two personalities: How canine companions shape relationships and well-being
| Contributor(s):: Cavanaugh, Lisa A., Leonard, Hillary A., Scammon, Debra L.