Some Reasons Why People With Pets Live Better:

​-Being around your pet actually lowers your stress level and the production of serotonin, a chemical associated with well being is increased

-Lowers your blood pressure

-Helps to lower your cholesterol

​-Decreases the chance of heart disease

​-Helps with depression

​-Fewer strokes among cat owners

-Pet owners who grew up with animals tend to have stronger immune systems

-Can help children with autism with their senses