There are many health benefits of owning a pet.
They can increase opportunities to exercise, get outside, and socialize.
Regular walking or playing with pets can decrease blood pressure, cholesterol levels, and triglyceride levels.
Pets can help manage loneliness and depression by giving us companionship.
Why having a pet is important?
Pets are part of our everyday lives and part of our families. They provide us with companionship but also with emotional support, reduce our stress levels, sense of loneliness and help us to increase our social activities and add to a child’s self-esteem and positive emotional development.
Why should we adopt pets?
Adopting from a shelter helps weaken the pet overpopulation cycle. Each year 8 to 12 million dogs, cats, puppies and kittens are euthanized because there are simply not enough homes for them. 3. You help stop cruelty in mass breeding facilities.
Why Every house should have a pet?
1. PETS HAVE THEIR PERKS WHEN IT COMES TO YOUR HEALTH. Studies have shown that simply petting a dog can decrease your heart rate and blood pressure, which lowers overall stress. Not to mention, kids who grow up in a household with a pet are less at risk of developing asthma and allergies.