A more recent study found that children raised with pets may be healthier as well. Children raised in a home with cats (or dogs) were found to have fewer ear infections and respiratory problems than those without pets.
danilove_xo: “Smile and the world smiles back. This priceless moment of joy happened amongst a crowd of children at Thiruvalluvar Nagar Beach near Chennai (India). One of the most beautiful smiles ever captured.