Courtney Wennerstrom, Ph.D., ABD: Strengthening the Human-Animal Bond | Doing Well #23
In this episode of Doing Well: The Wellbeing Science Insights Podcast, host Lu Ngo is joined by special guest Courtney Wennerstrom, Ph.D., ABD. A passionate animal welfare professional, writer, and content creator, Courtney shares her insights on the fascinating topic of Strengthening the Human-Animal Bond for Your Mental Health and Animal Welfare.
Drawing on her experience working with hundreds of shelters and rescues across the Central United States on their lifesaving return-to-home initiatives, Courtney explains the biological and psychological bases behind the human-animal bond. She also offers practical tips and practices for strengthening the bond between humans and animals, which can have a profound positive impact on both mental health and animal welfare.
As the writer, producer, and host of the PETestal podcast, Courtney brings a wealth of expertise and perspective to the conversation. She has also served as a Community Organizer for the Humane Society of the United States Pets for Life Program and has written extensively on animal health, behavior, and nutrition.
Join Lu and Courtney as they delve into the fascinating world of the human-animal bond, exploring the many ways in which our relationships with animals can enhance our well-being and deepen our appreciation for the world around us. With insightful, informed, and engaging discussion, this episode is not to be missed.
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