Most of us in Fur-Parents already know that owning and loving a pet can instantly make us feel better. They comfort us when they know we are sad, or having a bad day, or just bring a wagging tail and unconditional love to us after a long day of work.
Well, according to this article published by NPR, there is now data providing evidence of what we already knew, with additional benefits. These include improved mental health, healthier hearts, and longevity.
Benefits that are totally worth having dog hair all over your clothes!