There are growing studies that showed the effectiveness of having dogs in your home on your well-being. Apparently, dogs play an important role in the emotional well-being of depressed people. They reduce stress, anxiety, and depression, ease loneliness, and help lower blood pressure. They can elevate the presence of the hormones oxytocin and dopamine, which …

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