10 reasons why you should have a dog
The dog is man’s best friend
It is much more than a friend with whom you spend your leisure time. It is a being who you will do amazing things.
Dogs feel your sorrow
A study done recently, has shown that a dog would rather approach the man crying and grieving, than a person who is humble. This indicates that dogs feel empathy and they want to help people who are sad.
Dogs can detect cancer
Thanks to their incredible sense of smell, dogs detected cancer in patients in their presence, with an accuracy of 70% to 99%.
Dogs can feel the attack before it happened
The latest research has shown that dogs can warn owners before getting an attack, such as epilepsy. They can predict this and a few hours before the attack.
Dogs reduce stress at work
Employees who carry their dog at work are less prone to stress and like their jobs more, simply because the presence of their pet in the office, which makes them happy.
Dogs keep the health of babies
Another recently, done research showed that babies in homes where there is a dog, are healthier than those who do not have a pet. Among children without pets frequently are seen cases of cough, sneeze, allergy and infection of the ears. The reason for that that is that dogs loves to wallow in filth, which reinforces the child’s immunity.
Dogs help you keep fit
A study of London University have shown that children who have a dog are more active and more likely to exercise than their peers who do not have a pet. Exercise and running with a dog is fun, and animals help us in motivation.
Protect you from allergies
Dogs can be trained to detect certain allergens. If the owner is allergic to peanut butter, the dog will warn you if nearby smells the food.
Dogs help in socialization
British scientists found that dogs function as “social catalysts” who helps people more likely to go out and communicate.
Dogs prevent the occurrence of eczema in children
Children under one year who have a dog are less prone to developing chronic skin diseases.