Scientists from the University of Washington have found that stroking a dog for 10 minutes significantly lowers the stress hormone cortisol in the human body. This means that simply by stroking the dog, you become healthier! This simple action replaces many pills!
By reducing stress, you normalize heart rate, blood pressure, blood sugar levels, and increase immunity. And if you do it more often, you can get rid of many diseases in the future. It means to live longer and grow old much slower.
That’s why dogs and other pets are needed – they will help you become healthy and in every way pleasant people.
In addition, it is simply an incomparable pleasure for both the owner and the dog. Watch what happens to animals (not just dogs) when their fur or skin, or even their shell, is gently touched. Full relax!