Our Mission


The Human Animal Bond Association is centered on the delivery of education and information that helps us better understand how – and why- both humans and animals feel and are impacted by the bond.

Core Values

To elevate and educate on the benefits of the human-animal bond including social, therapeutic, and economic aspects

Conduct our work with diligence, integrity, and transparency

Advance the understanding of the human-animal bond within all professions, cultures, and regions of the world

Support and promote human-animal bond research and other science-based work in this area

Collaborate with other human-animal bond organization as their values align with ours

Offer resources for practical support of the human-animal bond to veterinary practitioners, pet owners, and other community members