Lifestyle & Life Moments
Happy International Dog Day! August 26 is International Dog Day. But for some of us, every day is dog day. After all, our four-legged friends are so much more than just pets: Studies have shown that companion animals can improve our physical activity levels, improve our mental health, lessen anxiety, lower blood pressure and decrease feelings of loneliness or isolation.
3 Reasons You Shouldn't Sleep In the Same Bed As Your Pet While it can be tempting to snuggle up with your furry friend in bed, it's important to establish clear boundaries when it comes to sleeping in the same bed as your pet. Although they may make an excellent little spoon (or big spoon — hey, we're not here to judge), your pet can be a big sleep disruptor and prevent you from getting the quality night of sleep you deserve.