The saying that a dog is a man’s best friend may apply to more aspects of life than you think. Sometimes taking the magnifying glass off of your own problems is exactly what you need and what better way to do it then caring for a pet that loves you unconditionally. According to an article in Psychology Today, pet owners exhibited greater self-esteem, were more physically fit, were less lonely, were more conscientious, were more socially outgoing, and had healthier relationship styles. So, who wants a new pet?
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