children

Best Dog Breeds for Children

Living with dogs is good for a child’s physical, emotional, cognitive and social development.  All dogs, regardless of their breed, fur color or age, are capable of leaving a positive impact on children’s lives. However, before choosing a dog for…

Family Dog Saves Boy with Down Syndrome

Everybody knows what a special bond dogs and children share. We also know that dogs have a highly developed sixth sense, like a super-awareness of their surroundings. Well, today we want to share this story about a family dog that…

Introducing your baby to your pet

Pets should never feel displaced by the arrival of a new member of the family. If this happens, they will tend to act destructively, and an avoidable accident or misunderstanding could occur. There are still many people who abandon their…

How Do Therapy Dogs Help Hospitalized Children?

We all know how wonderful dogs are and how they make our lives easier, especially when life is hard. We have rescue dogs, police dogs, assistance dogs, guide dogs, and then therapy dogs — some of which are extra special and help…

How Dogs Help Combat Asthma in Kids

Although having an animal in the house brings some inconveniences for certain people, shedding, allergies among others, it’s also shown that animals provide many benefits. The American Society for Microbiology conducted a study. It shows a link between having a…