Reasons Why You Should Let Your Kids Own a Pet

by Andrej Kovačević “Mom I want a cat,” or “Mom I want a dog,” or “Mom I want a…” (Whatever the latest phase of cool pet to have is) are common exclamations that you may hear from your child on more than one occasion. Oftentimes, these desires may be dismissed as being silly childhood fantasies. Parents may assume that their children …

Reducing Obesity and Allergy with Pet exposure in Children kid with dog

Reducing Obesity and Allergy with Pet exposure in Children

Besides being man’s best friends and giving unconditional love to their owners, recent research proves that dogs can be beneficial for their families’ health, especially the youngest members if we introduce pet exposure from a young age.   A new study conducted by the University of Alberta explains just how owning a dog reduces the possibility for a child to …