There’s a sense of comfort in having an unconditional love from a furry companion – something you can’t always find in another human being.
But pets aren’t only fun and compassionate – they can actually improve your physical and mental health, according to Helpguide.
Here are four ways a furry friend can improve your overall health and well-being:
1. It can lower your risk for heart disease
According to the American Heart Association, owning a pet is associated with a reduced risk of heart disease for many reasons. Dog owners are more likely to engage in physical activity on a …read more