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To investigate the health outcomes of pet ownership and/or animal-assisted activity or therapy, both for the people and the animals involved. HABRI is interested in proposals that involve a variety of animals (e.g. dogs, cats, fish, horses, reptiles, small animals). Proposals should focus on innovative approaches to studying the health effects of animals on humans within the following broad categories: 1. Child Health and Development 2. Healthy Aging 3. Mental Health and Wellness