Researchers found that owning a pet prevents heart diseases, fights oppression, and provides a sense Of security among many other benefits. It also encourages feelings such as trust, empathy and bonding. This demonstrated that they actually help us LIVE LONGER. One may argue preference on purebreds; however, 1 in 4 dogs sent to a shelter is a purebred. Great Danes, Collies, SST. Bernard, German Sheppard you name it.
Thanks to the recent developments in brain imaging technology, we are starting to get a better picture of what happens inside a dogs brain.Scientists are actually studying the brains of dogs and what the studies shown is that to only dogs seem to love us back, they actually see us as their family. It turns out that dogs rely on humans more than they rely on their own kind in search for affection, protection and everything in between. Adopting a pet will quickly become a part of you and your family.
It is amazing the amount of love they can give and how loving they are.