If you own a pet, I am sure that you feel that your pet is making your life way better. It’s true, your pets are making your life better more than you have ever believed. Surprisingly, having a pet can improve your health in many different ways, and here are 5 ways in which they do this.
1-Lower Risk For Heart Disease
Pets can fill our hearts with lots of kindness and love. People who own pets are always kinder than those who don’t. Studies proved that people who own pets have lower blood pressure, and cholesterol; which directly lead to lowering the risk of having a heart attack.
You know the cuddling sessions you get, and the patting that you give to your pet? Well, they make you feel less stressed. They both help excrete the happiness hormones, and lower the excretion of stress hormones at the same time.
Simply, our pets are emotional and lovable 24/7; they are ready to give unconditional love. So, you are living with a fur ball that is full of love, ready to cheer you up and comfort you. So with your pet around, it’s hard to feel lonely or broken. No doubt, your pets are the best therapists.
The dog owner’s life is full of interaction than non-dog owners. Going to the park for a walk, or going to your dog’s training classes. All these situations that your dog puts you in, are opportunities for socialization.
We have read many stories about heroic dogs who save the lives of PTSD patients, autistic and epilepsy suffers. In those cases, therapy dogs come along to save the lives of people, by alerting them and bringing them back to the safe circle.
Simply, pets are awesome.