Archive for December 29, 2013
Owning a pet can be so rewarding. For elderly people, a pet can be a wonderful source of companionship. There is also a great deal of research indicating that pet ownership reduced symptoms of depression and anxiety and a close relationship with an animal can even boost immune function and help people exercise and laugh more often. Puppies especially are great for improving the overall well being of a person, as some scientific research has shown that even petting a puppy can lower blood pressure and release endorphins which make a person feel good.
Have you been thinking about getting a family dog? If so, you are probably interested in learning about what to look for when buying