Pet Animal

Known as: Pet, Animal, Companion, Pets 
Animals kept by humans for companionship and enjoyment, as opposed to DOMESTIC ANIMALS such as livestock or farm animals, which are kept for economic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Artificial selection is the selection of advantageous natural variation for human ends and is the mechanism by which most… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Most emerging infectious diseases are zoonotic; wildlife constitutes a large and often unknown reservoir. Wildlife can also be a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolates from pet animals were characterized and compared with… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To describe MRSA infection and colonization in household pets, and transmission of MRSA between animals and humans… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The impact of veterinary medicines on the environment will depend on a number of factors including physicochemical properties… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of the presence of friends, spouses, and pets on cardiovascular… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Spontaneous tumors in companion animals (dog and cat) offer a unique opportunity as models for human cancer biology and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
During the period from 1994 to 1996, an increase in the number of laboratory-confirmed cases of human salmonellosis associated… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A 10-month prospective study was carried out which examined changes in behaviour and health status in 71 adult subjects following… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The physician utilization behavior of 938 Medicare enrollees in a health maintenance organization was prospectively followed for… (More)
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