Proven ways that animals improve our lives

Proven ways that animals improve our lives

Happy Person with Rescue Dog

rescuer DARIA

meets her new pup!

Cherish Each Moment with your pet!

Over the past year and a half, we have all been dealing with Covid lockdowns, quarantine, and diminished social lives. This of course has not been easy, but for those of us our dogs, cats, and other animals, we have greatly benefited from their companionship. They fill our homes with joy and snuggles while making the world feel a little less cold. Most of us can’t imagine a household without animals.
Yes, sometimes there’s cat litter on the floor, or the dog won’t stop barking at the doorbell on the TV, and of course, the endless hair that covers your sweatpants, but it’s always worth the unconditional love our pets provide. 

Kaiser Permanente, a health and hospital program out of Oregon (for example)  lists these five ways in which our pets improve our health:

1. They lower our blood pressure and cholesterol 
2. They decrease feelings of loneliness 
3. They provide a buffer against stress.
4. They help prevent weight gain
5. They can keep allergies at bay

                                                          So the official word is in, PETS ARE GOOD for us! 


  • BK
    Posted at 18:46h, 10 November Reply

    Yes! I can’t imagine going through these times without my silly, loving animals by my side!

  • נערות ליווי
    Posted at 01:27h, 04 August Reply

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