Hello everybody, Many people have come to appreciate all the different benefits of having a dog. It has become so common place that many families almost expect to have a dog as a part of their family. This may annoy some cat lovers, but dogs are one of the most popular pets in America and across the world. Their many benefits make them a great companion to any family. Here, we provide a list of 10 benefits that a new dog could provide to your family.
1. Get a new best friend. Dogs can add a little extra fun and excitement to everyday just by them being around.
2. Teach your dog tricks like getting your slippers or the morning paper.
3. Dogs can be great fun for the kids as a single dog can play with your kids for hours.
4. Dogs can provide some protection against intruders by barking and even attacking burglars depending on the breed and their training.
5. A new dog can teach children responsibility as they learn to feed it, walk it, etc.
6. Dogs can provide a necessary excuse to help you get some exercise as they require someone to periodically walk them.
7. Dogs can also provide a great way to meet other dog lovers and gives you something in common with them.
8. Dogs can play the role of a psychiatrist by providing a great pick me up on days when you are a little down.
9. Dogs can also be used for shows or as a hunting dog in some cases allowing you to get more out of the family pet.
10. Many dogs offer unconditional love making them a great addition to any family.
These are the basic benefits I feel to having a dog. What you think guys? If you knows about the more benefits of dog, then you can share with me.