Did you know that having a pet can be good for your mental and physical health? Our friends at WebMD.com go over why.
First, a pet can't cure depression but it's one problem experts say has been improved greatly by your animals.
Second, pets can ease your stress. Experts say that simply petting your animals can be soothing.
Third is your overall health! Studies about mental and physical health found that the overall health of dog owners is better than those who don't have them!