There are amazing health benefits to havDSC00088ing a dog! I know for me its the comfort of having my pooch near me, especially at night. Here are nine other benefits:

1. Get Sick Less!
2. Resistance to Allergies!
3. Be Happier!
4. Better Heart Health!
5. More Exercise!
6. A More Active Social Life!
7. Cancer Detection!
8. A Reflection of Your Personality!
9. Lower Stress at Work!

If you are thinking about getting a dog, please visit your local animal shelter. There are some great dogs and cats there that need a home.  This is the local SPCA near me.


This is my dog Porkchop.

He is doing a trick in this picture. Can you guess what it is?

He is showing me his “junk”. LOL!