Dogs Make Healthy Babies

Families with dogs or cats have children that are

less likely to suffer from respiratory tract symptoms or infections.  .  .

The research suggests pet owners are more likely to have healthy children than non-pet owners, because the children of pet owners are exposed to communities of useful bacteria which pets carry and which help children develop their own important microbiologic cultures.

A very interesting study in an age of hand sanitizer and hermetically sealed homes.  Also a good excuse to post a photo of New York City’s furriest blogger.

New York's Furriest Blogger

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