Have you ever felt better after petting a cat or a dog? There is scientific evidence that petting a friendly animal can make you feel better. Scientists believe that the major source of people’s positive reactions to pets comes from oxytocin, a hormone whose many functions include stimulating social bonding, relaxation, trust, and easing stress. The conclusion is that pets, especially dogs, seem to be good for our health.
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