This questionnaire takes about 10 minutes to be completed and is composed of 2 parts: the first one is about the pet owner and the second one is about their dog. Each part has demographic, lifestyle and nutrition questions.
Confidentiality: Faculty, staff, students, and others with permission or authority to see your study information will maintain its confidentiality to the extent permitted and required by laws and university policies. The names or personal identifiers of participants will not be published or presented.
Risks and Benefits: There are no anticipated risks to you if you participate in this study. Taking part in this study is completely voluntary. The data from this survey will contribute to a deeper understanding of the factors that influence the relationship between pet owners and their dogs as it pertains to their nutrition and lifestyle.
Statement of consent: I consent to take part in this research study by completing this survey online.”
Contact information: If you feel you have not been treated according to the descriptions in this form, or if you have any questions about your rights as a research subject, including questions, concerns, complaints, or to offer input, you may call the Office for the Protection of Research Subjects (OPRS) at 217-333-2670 or e-mail OPRS at firstname.lastname@example.org. Principal investigator: Maria R. Cattai de Godoy at 217-300-0226 or e-mail: email@example.com