Author: simon weiner

Ways That Pets Can Improve Your Mental Health

Ways That Pets Can Improve Your Mental Health Sometimes we think that owning a pet is a great way to add to our family or that we are doing our pet a service by saving them from an uncertain future. These alone are great reasons to own a pet; however, […]

Ways a Service Dog Can Assist in a Medical Crisis

Ways a Service Dog Can Assist in a Medical Crisis While for some, a dog is part of the family and a way to give and receive unconditional love, for others a dog is so much more. This is the case with a service dog. There are so many ways […]

Top Five Ways a Pet Can Improve Your Health

Top Five Ways a Pet Can Improve Your Health If you have ever owned a pet and sadly experienced the loss of that pet, you can relate to how close a pet can become to you. When someone says that a pet is part of his or her family, this […]

The Benefits of Giving Back to Pet Charities

The Benefits of Giving Back to Pet Charities We all know the benefits of giving to charity, whether it is by check or by our presence at a volunteer event. However, did you know that there are so many hidden benefits to giving back to pet charities? We do not […]

The Benefits of Becoming a Seeing-Eye Dog Trainer

The Benefits of Becoming a Seeing-Eye Dog Trainer Anything we can do such as eating, walking, talking, and seeing, is a blessing. When we recognize how grateful we need to be for such basic things, we also come to recognize how others may not be so fortunate. And this is […]

The Benefits of Animal Assisted Therapy and Pet Facilitated Therapy

The Benefits of Animal Assisted Therapy and Pet Facilitated Therapy Animals used for animal assisted therapy is certainly not a new idea. For years, it was thought that animals offered therapeutic, emotional, psychological, and physical benefits to a patient. Today, we know that these animals are useful in all these […]