Congratulations to HABRI’s 2017 Grant Recipients
HABRI awards $200,000 to four new research projects.
HABRI Announces Annual Request for Proposals
Grants available to investigate child health and development, healthy aging, and mental health and wellness
HABRI Supports Petco Foundation’s
All for Saving Lives Campaign
Learn more about the ways pets change our lives!
Dogs Improve Social Skills of Children
with Autism Spectrum Disorder
New HABRI-funded study finds animal-assisted social skills training more effective than traditional programs
Learn About The Pet Effect
New educational campaign explores how pets are a powerful prescription for human health
Email Program Encourages Physical Activity
Study finds email program effective at increasing walking, with dog owners leading the pack.
Knowledge That Pets Improve Our Health Boosts Animal Welfare
Survey finds that the more pet owners learn about scientific research on the benefits of the human-animal bond, the better care they provide their own companion animals.
Pet Dogs De-Stress Families with Autistic Children
Study finds that pet dogs relieve stress and improve family functioning in families with an autistic child.