Another Reason To Get A Dog

Yet another reason to get a dog … They are good for your heart. And not just for your emotional heart, for your actual ticker. A study from Uppsala University in Sweden found that having a dog reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease, other health problems, and even helps you live longer – especially those living alone.  The study found that single dog owners are 33% less likely to die than people who don’t own dogs. (Mashable)