Seeking Dog-Owners to Participate in a Research Study

Dog-owners are invited to participate in the research study What Motivates Older Adults to Walk with their Dogs?  Participation is requested from dog owners who are:

  • Aged 55 and older
  • Able to walk independently or with a cane/walker

Interested individuals will fill out questionnaires looking at dog-walking, motivation, and health and well-being. Questionnaires will take approximately 20 minutes to complete.

For more information, or to participate, please contact Ashley Hope, Masterís student in Kinesiology/Gerontology:

Phone: 620-0159 or Email: