Owning a furry companion or rather allowing a furry creature to own you is a mutually beneficial and dynamic relationship, with many positive effects. Having a pet is good for your mind, body and soul.
Today it is estimated that on international level, over half of the people have a pet living with them. Countries like Argentina, Mexico, Brazil, Russia and USA have the highest percentage of pet owners. Owning a pet is a privilege and it should result in a mutually beneficial relationship. Pets have a way of putting a smile on your face. Besides their unconditional and life enriching, love and loyalty, they have been shown to be psychologically, emotionally and physically beneficial. Caring for an animal provides a sense of purpose and fulfillment. However the benefits come with responsibilities.