The animal serves people’s need to cherish, love and fight boredom.
But this is really a distressing reason for keeping a pet.
Pets make socializing with others easier.
People are more inclined to start a conversation when they can focus their attention on the animal in a moment of silence.
What is the point of having a pet?
Pets can dissuade people from committing crimes against you and your property. Pets can keep us warm. Pets can be good food waste disposal machines. Pets can kill pests such as rodents and/or lessen the chances of them entering your property.
Why do I love my pet so much?
Pets get meals, healthcare and a home for life. Though they clearly provide companionship, it is time-consuming and care often goes one way (minus some exceptions like guard dogs). Many years down the line, your offspring may provide for you.
What does a pet do for you?
Pets, especially dogs and cats, can reduce stress, anxiety, and depression, ease loneliness, encourage exercise and playfulness, and even improve your cardiovascular health. Caring for an animal can help children grow up more secure and active. Pets also provide valuable companionship for older adults.
Why is having pets good?
Why Having Pets Is A Good Idea. Pets promote both mental and physical health that can significantly improve our lives. People with pets typically have lower heart rates and blood pressure than those without; a result of the additional movement owning a pet requires and the stress relief their company provides.