Saturday, March 29, 2014

Topic: BENEFITS OF PET THERAPY

BENEFITS OF PET THERAPY
It's well-known (and scientifically proven) that interaction with a gentle, friendly pet has significant benefits.

Physical Health:

lowers blood pressure

improves cardiovascular health

releases endorphins (oxytocin) that have a calming effect

diminishes overall physical pain

the act of petting produces an automatic relaxation response, reducing the amount of medication some folks need



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