August 26th is National Dog Day. A day to celebrate a loyal companion, a protector, or whom many call a 'best friend'.
Dogs and Infants Are Great Together
A dog is a treasured member of the family. Having a pet teaches children responsibility and discipline, and nurtures family bonds. Did you know that infants who have a dog in the house are less likely to suffer from colds during their first year? Also, according to Time magazine, babies raised with a pet are half as likely to experience allergies towards those same animals as adults.Read more