Staats Pet Scale: Reasons for and Beliefs about Pet Ownership (Staats, Kelly & Pierfelice, 2006)by David Anderson on 10/07/14
Staats, Sara; Sears, Kelli; Pierfelice, Loretta.
Teachers’ pets and why they have them: An investigation of the human animal bond. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 36(8); 2006: 1881-1891.
The questions used in this measure are given in Table 1, Poll questions, item choices, and response percent, p.1884-6.
Sara; Wallace, Heidi; Anderson,
Reasons for companion animal guardianship (pet ownership) from two populations. Society and Animals. 16(3); 2008: 279-291.