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American Heart Association Acknowledges Benefits of Pet Ownership
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The American Heart Association has released a statement acknowledging the benefits of pet ownership on cardiovascular health. The report, published in the AHA journal, Circulation, includes several...
Connection Between Dog Ownership and Increased Physical Activity
A study has found a connection between owning a dog and increased physical activity. Of the 547 older adults that were studied, the individuals who owned dogs were 12 percent more physically active...
Study shows dog owners are happier and less neurotic than cat owners
Researchers at Manhattanville College surveyed 263 pet owners and found that dog owners were happier, more conscientious, and less neurotic than cat owners. Read about the interesting...