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The Adrienne and Pierre Sommer Foundation is France’s only private, independent, not-for-profit organization devoted to human-animal interaction (HAI). The Foundation supports the development of HAI practices that contribute to the well-being and integration of the most fragile members of society: ill or disabled children and adults, homeless youth, ex-prisoners, and dependant older adults. To this end, each year, the Foundation provides financial support for approximately 50 HAI initiatives in France. It supports academic and laboratory research on HAI-related issues, and provides schools and education programs with HAI-themed materials.

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Rebecca Johnson has been president of the International Association of Human-Animal Interaction Organizations (IAHAIO) since 2010. She is the director of the Research Center for Human-Animal Interaction (ReCHAI) at the University of Missouri’s College of Veterenary Medicine as well as a professor at the  Sinclair School of Nursing. You have focused on...

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In St. Louis, Missouri (USA), children who must be hospitalized for 5 days or more will soon be able to enjoy some time with the family pet. The St. Louis Children’s Hospital is preparing to inaugurate a Family Pet Center where, with the doctor’s agreement, families will be able to...

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A survey commissioned by the Adrienne and Pierre Sommer Foundation. The Adrienne and Pierre Sommer Foundation, Host of the july 11-13,2016 conference of the Interantional Association of Human-aniaml Interaction Organizations (IAHAIO), commissioned a survey to measure the french public’s awareness of and knowlegeability about Human-Animal Interaction. In France, human-animal interaction...

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A survey commissioned by the Adrienne and Pierre Sommer Foundation. The Adrienne and Pierre Sommer Foundation, Host of the july 11-13,2016 conference of the Interantional Association of Human-aniaml Interaction Organizations (IAHAIO), commissioned a survey to measure the french public’s awareness of and knowlegeability about Human-Animal Interaction. In France, human-animal interaction...

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