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Article ID: 697705

Leading Tennessee Hospital Lends a Helping Paw to Patients and Their Families

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Mars Petcare and Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt announced a collaboration to create the Mars Petcare Pet Therapy Fund to support a dedicated facility dog and staff position at Children’s Hospital with a goal of showing how pet visits improve the health of patients — thus getting them home faster.

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20-Jul-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697624

Therapy Dogs Effective in Reducing Symptoms of ADHD

University of California, Irvine

In a first of its kind randomized trial, researchers from the UCI School of Medicine found therapy dogs to be effective in reducing the symptoms of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children. The study’s main outcomes were recently published by the American Psychological Association in the Society of Counseling Psychology’s Human-Animal Interaction Bulletin (HAIB). Additional new findings were presented at the International Society for Anthrozoology 2018 Conference held July 2-5 in Sydney, Australia.

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18-Jul-2018 4:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 696852

July 4th Reminder: Fireworks and dogs don't mix

Virginia Tech

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29-Jun-2018 9:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 696567

What Makes Dogs Man’s Best Friend?

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

Using ancient dog DNA and DNA from modern village dogs, University of Michigan researchers find new genetic sites that may be responsible for important domestication traits--sites that are also connected to rare genetic syndromes in people.

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25-Jun-2018 8:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 695215

Study: How You Love People Reflects on How You Love Pets

Texas Tech University

“Our research suggests it might be a good idea for potential close relationship partners to have compatible attitudes towards pets,” Marshall said.

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29-May-2018 11:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 695160

Dog Days of Summer: Vet Tips for Pet Safety

University of Georgia

The intense heat and humidity in the southeastern U.S. is hard not only for people but for dogs as well. Here are some practical tips for keeping your pup happy and healthy during the blistering summer months.

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25-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 694838

Dogs Born in the Summertime More Likely to Suffer Heart Disease

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Dogs born June through August are at higher risk of heart disease than those born other months, rising in July to 74 percent higher risk, according to a study published this week in Scientific Reports from researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. A correlation to outdoor air pollution may be the culprit.

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18-May-2018 4:30 PM EDT
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Article ID: 694597

When Are Puppies Cutest?

Arizona State University (ASU)

Canine researcher's discovery reveals more about the depth and origin of the human-dog relationship

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15-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 686324

Costa’s Hummingbirds, White-Tailed Deer and Malaria, Coffee Commitment, and more in the Wildlife News Source

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The latest research and experts on Wildfires in the Wildlife News Source

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20-Apr-2018 2:25 PM EDT
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