Aislinn Evans-Wilday

Barking mad… Does speaking to their pet make dog-owners happier?

A new study aims to expand on previous research, which assessed dog owners’ tendencies to reveal certain thoughts, feelings and emotions to their pet versus their long-term partner. The purpose of the new investigation is to examine any differences between the quality of life experienced by dog-owners and non-dog...

Survey to examine if dogs are man’s best friend

Would people rather reveal their feelings to their dog than their partners? This is the question being asked by a new research study. A survey designed by a student from the University of Lincoln, UK, aims to assess dog owners’ tendencies to reveal certain thoughts, feelings and emotions to...