How Petting Dogs Can Reduce Stress

Premiere DateJul 17, 2019
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:46 Patricia Pendry Preface
01:46 Study Motivations
03:20 Uncovering Casual Evidence
05:10 Practical Application & Impact of Findings
06:52 Expanding Popularity of Animal Visitation Programs
11:14 Outro
11:49 Cycles Gauche
14:17 Finish

Patricia Pendry joins the show to discuss her recent study exploring the effects of Animal Visitation Programs on university students.

Patricia Pendry is an associate professor of human development at Washington State University. Click here to read more about the study.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…