Journal article

Dog walking is associated with more outdoor play and independent mobility for children

Hayley Christian, Georgina Trapp, Karen Villanueva, Stephen R Zubrick, Rachelle Koekemoer, Billie Giles-Corti

Preventive Medicine | ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE | Published : 2014

Grants

Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)


Awarded by NHMRC/National Heart Foundation


Awarded by NHMRC


Funding Acknowledgements

The TREK study received funding from the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC; #403933). Hayley Christian is supported by a NHMRC/National Heart Foundation Early Career Fellowship (#1036350). Georgina Trapp is supported by a NHMRC Early Career Fellowship (#1073233) and Billie Giles-Corti is supported by a NHMRC Principal Research Fellow Award (#1004900). The authors acknowledge the contributions of the TREK study chief investigators Anna Timperio (Deakin University, Victoria, Australia), Gavin McCormack (University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada) and Max Bulsara (University of Notre Dame, Western Australia). Ms Pulan Bai provided administrative assistance.