The same process occurs in humans after adopting a pet. Animals bring the kind of love and companionship that no human can match. Pets are our teachers, and we have the privilege to share our lives with such kind, intelligent and loving creatures.
All pets are therapy animals, particularly for children and the elderly. It is amazing how people turn to pets for true and unconditional love in childhood, and then again during their senior years - periods in which many people experience loneliness.
This pup's Christmasses all came at once when he was adopted just in time for the festive season