Show Yourself Some Love: The Many Health Benefits Of Pets

health benefits of petsPet ownership is certainly wonderful, but it isn’t always easy. There are so many tasks involved in caring for a pet such as feeding, exercising, training, and cleaning up after to name a few, that many pet owners may struggle with finding time for themselves.

Although it may keep us busy, as it turns out owning a pet can actually encourage self-care. Many studies have illustrated the incredible health benefits of pets, as evidenced by the fact that pet owners are generally healthier overall than their non-pet owning peers.