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A Multidisciplinary Journal of the Interactions between People and Other Animals

Official Journal of the International Society for Anthrozoology (ISAZ)
© International Society for Anthrozoology (ISSN: 0892-7936; e-ISSN: 1753-0377)

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Anthrozoös is a bi-monthly, peer-reviewed publication whose focus is to report the results of studies, from a wide array of disciplines, on the interactions between people and other animals. Academic disciplines represented include anthropology, archaeozoology, art and literature, education, ethology, history, human medicine, psychology, sociology and veterinary medicine.

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Congratulations to our Anthrozoös Most Popular Paper 2022 Award Winner!



Understanding the Human–Reptile Bond: An Exploratory Mixed-Methods Study

Alexandre Azevedo, Leonor Guimarães, Joel Ferraz, Martin Whiting, and Manuel Magalhães-Sant’Ana

Published in 35(6) December, 2022




Previous Anthrozoös: Most Popular Award Winners

Homeless People and Their Dogs: Exploring the Nature and Impact of the Human–Companion Animal Bond
Louise Scanlon, Pru Hobson-West, Kate Cobb, Anne McBride, and Jenny Stavisky
Published in 34(1) February, 2021

The Pet-Effect in Daily Life: An Experience Sampling Study on Emotional Wellbeing in Pet Owners
Mayke Janssens, Jannes Eshuis, Sanne Peeters, Johan Lataster, Jennifer Reijnders, Marie-Jose Enders-Slegers, and Nele Jacobs
Published in 33(4) July, 2020

The State of Research on Human–Animal Relations: Implications for Human Health
Deborah L. Wells
Published in 32(2) April, 2019

An Examination of Adult Women’s Sleep Quality and Sleep Routines in Relation to Pet Ownership and Bedsharing
Christy L. Hoffman, Kaylee Stutz, and Terrie Vasilopoulos
Published in 31(6) December, 2018

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