The Study Proves Owning A Dog Prolongs Life
November 22, 2017
If anyone still doubts about having a dog, then they may be dispelled by the study the Uppsala University in Sweden conducted. Apparently, dog owners live longer and suffer less from cardiovascular diseases. There were about 3.4 million people aged from 40 to 80 with heart problems in the past participating in the research, it appeared their health improved after getting a dog.
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Physical health benefits
Those who choose getting a dog are more responsible about their own health as well. Now there is a new motivation to involve more physical activities into everyday life, the dog owners say, they walk or jog on the regular basis despite of the weather, spend more time outdoors. Upbringing of a dog requires responsibility and time, and can not be neglected, though people embrace new duties with pleasure.