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10 reasons Why a Dog Can Make Your Life So Much Better

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By Helen Wallis Dog owners will readily tell you about the special bond they have with their pet; a bond which brightens their day. This element of companionship is important but there is a myriad of ways your dog can keep you happy and healthy. Better Cardiovascular Health It’s vital to walk your dog every day, sometimes more than once, and this can have positive health benefits both for you and him. Increased exercise leads to lower blood pressure and better cardiovascular health. A study in Canada found that dog owners walked for 300 minutes per week compared to 168 minutes for their non-dog owning peers. Lowers Stress A further positive effect on blood pressure is the calming effect that [...]

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