Best Friends Pet Care : The Dog Dish
Best Friends Pet Care : The Dog Dish



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Best Friends Pet Care : The Dog Dish

Study Shows Positive Effect of Pets on Young People


We’ve long known that pets are beneficial for lowering blood pressure and relieving stress, but now we have some evidence that they make us better people too!

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study published in the journal Applied Developmental Science, finds that human-animal relationships may contribute to the positive development of young people. Researchers at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University studied the effects of the human-animal relationship among 567 young people involved the 4-H Study of Positive Youth Development.

Participants were between 18 and 26 years of age and completed a questionnaire that asked questions about their interactions with and emotions about their animals related to attachment, commitment, and moral issues. Researchers found that caring for an animal increased empathy, leadership, and social engagement. Participants in the 4-H group were also more likely to help their friends and family and showed more confidence and community activism.

The more we know, the more we understand the positive effects our furry family members have on our lives.

Share with us the positive effects your furry friend has on your life in the comments below!

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