Top Ten Benefits Of Having A Pet In Your Home.

1.Children who grow up in homes with pets have less risk of  developing common allergies and asthma.

2. Recent scientific research suggests that playing with dogs may help lower blood pressure.

3. Kids with pets get outside more- to go for walks,run and play-and enjoy all the health benefits.

4. Pet owners require fewer doctor visits.

5. Emerging readers often feel more comfortable reading aloud to pets.

6. Nurturing a pet is a good way for children “parent play”, to practice being caregivers.

7. Feeding and caring for a pet encourages childhood responsibility.

8. Children with pets display improved impulse control,social skills,and self-esteem.

9. Sharing the love and care of a family pet forges an additional common bond among siblings.

10. Cuddling a pet reduces stress,loneliness,and anxiety.