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- Carlson, M.D., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- The veterinary journal 2018 v.236 pp. 23-30
- animal behavior; behavior problems; caregivers; cats; dogs; human behavior; models; pain; pet ownership; pets; prediction; risk factors; social support; urination; veterinarians; veterinary clinics; veterinary services
- ... Caregiver burden, found in many clients with a chronically or terminally ill companion animal, has been linked to poorer psychosocial function in the client and greater utilization of non-billable veterinary services. To reduce client caregiver burden, its determinants must first be identified. This study examined if companion animal clinical signs and problem behaviors predict veterinary client b ...