Talk about a "feel good" moment!
Pet Therapy: How Animals And Humans Heal Each Other : Shots – Health Blog : NPR.
The evidence continues to mount for what we all already know – being with a dog feels good. Just underscores the importance of the dog as companion and points to the focus ethical breeders must have on the pet puppy and its people. More important all day long than a 5 point major! And the sense of satisfaction lasts a lot longer…
Sky News: Dogs respond like small children.
Recent research into canine/human communication shines even more light on why we respond to dogs the way we do. Interesting. Dogs may have as much to do with the Furbaby phenomenon as we do.The evolutionary plasticity of the domestic dog just leaves me speechless. They are truly a remarkable species!