Senior Housing Connection

What’s the Best Pet for You?

Monday, August 29, 2011

by: Dr. Marty Becker | from: AARP The secret to staying young in mind and body may be just a purr, tail wag or chirp away. But with all the breeds of dogs and cats, not to mention birds, selecting the right species and the pet with the right temperament can be daunting. See also: Here&rs [READ MORE]

Pets for Seniors

Monday, July 18, 2011

You’ve probably noticed that when you pet a soft, warm cat or play fetch with a dog whose tail won’t stop wagging, you relax and your heart feels a little warmer. Scientists have noticed the same thing, and they’ve started to explore the complex way animals affect human emotion [READ MORE]