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You know I can’t resist this one:
Lots of research has indicated that having a dog or a cat can help people live happier, healthier lives. But its been unclear whether there really is a cause-and-effect relationship between pet ownership and better physical and mental health. Now, new research indicates that the benefits of having a canine or feline companion are real and broad.
I recommend you read the entire article.