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Pet Ownership is Good for Your Health and Saves Public Expenditure Too: Australian and German Longitudinal Evidence

@article{Headey2002PetOI,
  title={Pet Ownership is Good for Your Health and Saves Public Expenditure Too: Australian and German Longitudinal Evidence},
  author={Bruce W. Headey and Markus M. Grabka and Jonathan Kelley and Prasuna Reddy and Yi-ping Tseng},
  journal={Australian Social Monitor},
  year={2002},
  volume={5},
  pages={93}
}
This paper describes pet ownership and its relation to general health aspects. The Australian and German evidence state that pet ownership is good for public health and saves expenses too. 

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