Pets have many positive effects on human beings. The kind of companionship they offer brings forth happiness and hope. They just make people’s lives all the better!
Take the case of these older cats, who are under the care of the Ohio Alleycat Resource. Do you know what they do? They–through the shelter’s Pet Adoptions for Loving Seniors program–pay regular visits to nursing homes and mingle with human seniors! They cuddle and play with them. These furballs make grandpa and grandma feel loved, assuring them that they are never alone.
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