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ERIC Number: EJ302485
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Pet Ownership: A Research Note.
Lawton, M. Powell; And Others
Gerontologist, v24 n2 p208-10 Apr 1984
Data from a 1968 national sample of older people (N=3,996) indicated that pet ownership was more frequent in owner-occupied residences in smaller communities where other family, including children were present. No association was found between pet ownership and psychological well-being or health. (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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