Tufts Pets and Well-Being Lab

The Tufts Pets and Well-Being (TPAW) Lab is a research group led by Dr. Megan Mueller at Tufts University. The lab is dedicated to exploring the interaction between humans and animals, specializing in human-animal interaction (HAI) and social anxiety in adolescence as well as HAI and positive youth development. We are committed to conducting and disseminating research related to the effects of our relationship with animals.