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Comparison of Adolescent with and without Pets Personality and Intelligence Responses

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posted on 2020-04-27, 22:53 authored by Naveed ShibliNaveed Shibli, Amina Aslam

Personality and intelligence test responses of 200 adolescents belonging to same vicinities those were having pets and were without pets were compared to assess effect of pet. Ten-Items Personality Inventory and Multiple Intelligence Assessment were administered. The responses of the participants compared with SPSS (22). Analysis revealed variance between the personality responses by pet owners as compared with participants without pet, with pet (M = 2.34, SD = .755) without pet (M = 1.66, SD = .923). p = .000). A similar variance was observed in intelligence, pet owners (M = 2.24, SD = .740) without pet (M = 1.69, SD = .895). p = .000). Results are sweeping more cross cultural studies recommended.


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The authors declare no conflict of interest.

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Lead author country

  • Pakistan

Lead author job role

  • Higher Education Faculty 4-yr College

Lead author institution

Department of Psychology Riphah International University Faisalabad

Human Participants

  • Yes

Ethics statement

Riphah Research Ethics Committee approved the study.


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