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Family Pet Ownership during Childhood: Findings from a UK Birth Cohort and Implications for Public Health Research
In developed nations, approximately half of household environments contain pets. Studies of Human-Animal Interaction (HAI) have proposed that there are health benefits and risks associated with petExpand
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The association between dog ownership or dog walking and fitness or weight status in childhood
Health benefits of dog walking are established in adults: dog owners are on average more physically active, and those walking their dogs regularly have lower weight status than those who do not.Expand
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