Humans have had relationships with cats and dogs for thousands of years, but why do we invite these furry friends into our homes? There are many health benefits of owning a pet. Studies have shown that the bond between people and their pets can increase fitness, lower stress, and bring happiness to owners. What about the other side of our partnership—considering what pets need from us to be equally happy and healthy? Join the discussion and learn about the work Animal Humane and other animal shelters do to protect pets and people in our communities.
Presented by team members from Animal Humane New Mexico