Impact of canine-assisted ambulation on hospitalized chronic heart failure patients' ambulation outcomes and satisfaction: a pilot study
Contributor(s):: Abate, S. V., Zucconi, M., Boxer, B. A.
Studies suggest dog walking a good strategy for fostering fitness
Contributor(s):: Voelker, R.
Dog-walking: Motivation for adherence to a walking program
Contributor(s):: Johnson, Rebecca A., Meadows, Richard L.
Immediate and long-term effects of hippotherapy on symmetry of adductor muscle activity and functional ability in children with spastic cerebral palsy
Contributor(s):: McGibbon, N. H., Benda, W., Duncan, B. R., Silkwood-Sherer, D.
Temporal variables of four-beat, stepping gaits of gaited horses
Contributor(s):: Nicodemus, M. C., Clayton, H. M.
Gaited horse breeds perform a variety of four-beat stepping gaits that are recognized and distinguished by the sequence and timing of the footfalls and by the limb support sequences during the stride. The popularity of the gaited horse breeds is increasing and accurate descriptions of limb...
Clinical issues. Service dogs in health care facilities
Contributor(s):: Denholm, B.
Dog ownership and adolescent physical activity
Contributor(s):: Sirard, J. R., Patnode, C. D., Hearst, M. O., Laska, M. N.
About cats and dogs... Reconsidering the relationship between pet ownership and health related outcomes in community-dwelling elderly
Contributor(s):: Rijken, Mieke, Beek, Sandra
Having a pet has been claimed to have beneficial health effects, but methodologically sound empirical studies are scarce. Small sample sizes and a lack of information about the specific type of pets involved make it difficult to draw unambiguous conclusions. We aimed to shed light...
"Walk a hound, lose a pound": a community dog walking program for families
Contributor(s):: Johnson, Rebecca A., McKenney, Charlotte A.
Dog obesity, dog walking, and dog health
Contributor(s):: Hurley, Karyl J., Elliott, Denise A., Lund, Elizabeth
Dog walking as a catalyst for strengthening the social fabric of the community
Contributor(s):: Wood, Lisa J., Christian, Hayley E.
Dog walking as a new area of inquiry: an overview
Contributor(s):: Beck, Alan M.
Dog walking as physical activity for older adults
Contributor(s):: Thorpe, Roland J., Jr., Christian, Hayley E., Bauman, Adrian
Future directions in dog walking
Contributor(s):: Johnson, Rebecca A., Beck, Alan M., McCune, Sandra, Griffin, James A., Esposito, Layla
International perspectives on the epidemiology of dog walking
Contributor(s):: Bauman, Adrian, Christian, Hayley E., Thorpe, Roland J., Jr., Macniven, Rona
Kids and K-9s for healthy choices: a pilot program for canine therapy and healthy behavior modification to increase healthy lifestyle choices in children
Contributor(s):: Wright, Kathy K., Brown, Ashley M.
Method development and preliminary examination of dog walking as a form of human and canine physical activity
Contributor(s):: Warren, Barbour S., Wakshlag, Joseph J., Maley, Mary, Farrell, Tracy, Wells, Martin T., Struble, Angela M., Devine, Carol M., Grace, Long
Owners and pets exercising together: the metabolic benefits of "walking the dog"
Contributor(s):: Stephens, Mark B., Wilson, Cindy C., Goodie, Jeffrey L., Netting, F. Ellen, Olsen, Cara, Byers, Christopher G., Yonemura, Mary E.
Physical activity recommendations and dog walking
Contributor(s):: Epping, Jacqueline N.
Loss of a pet
Contributor(s):: Kilmer, K.