Did you own a Pet? Or… are you thinking of adopting a pet?
If not, maybe you should get one.
According to new research published in Psychology Today, couples who own a pet together are happier and have lower blood pressure than non-pet-owning couples.
Also, Couples with pets have more of a connection than couples who don't own a pet.
Other things research showed:
Animals can help children by teaching them about empathy and responsibility, and can even boost their literacy skills.
Having a pet can improve your mood
Pets can also help you unwind after a long day at work.
Pets can make you more physically active.
Check out the full study and all the positive elements associated with having a pet here: https://www.insider.com/reasons-why-having-a-pet-is-good-for-you
If you're thinking about getting a new furry friend, you can adopt...
Check out these local shelters, Throughout Sarasota & Manatee Counties, where you can meet your new furry and loving family member...
Humane Society of Sarasota County: . https://www.hssc.org/
Humane Society of Manatee County: https://www.humanemanatee.org/
Humane Society of Lakewood Ranch: https://hslwr.org/
Satchel's Last Resort: https://satchelslastresort.org/
Bishop Animal Shelter: http://www.bishopspca.org/
Royal Pet Rescue: http://royalpetrescue.com/
Sarasota County Animal Services: https://www.sarasotasheriff.org/programs_and_amp_services/animal_services/index.php