Your dog is more than your best friend, they keep you in good health too.
Heart attack survivors and people with serious abnormal heart rhythms who own dogs live longer than people with the same heart problems who don’t have pets, studies show. Its no wonder sick kids and elderly in hospitals respond so well to a dog.
Soothing the Stress
Petting your cat or dog feels good. It can lower your blood pressure,helps your body relax. Ever notice how it seems to calm your pet too?
They are Social
Better Mood, More Meaning
People with pets are generally happier and less lonely than those who don’t have pets. It’s almost like it gives them a good reason to get up in the am.
There are so many reasons to have a pet. They enrich our lives in so many ways. Not to mention, you’re never really alone when you have your pooch.