This paper uses the One Welfare Framework to provide an overview, of the impact of the pandemic on animal welfare, human welfare and the environment.
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This paper reports on large survey of pet owners (n= 5926) in the UK and reported on the role of relationships and interactions between humans and animals, and the impact on mental health, during the early stages of the Covid pandemic (April – June 2020)