Pets Prove Dangerous Distraction for Elderly Drivers

According to a new study conducted by the University of Alabama-Birmingham, pets have proven themselves to be a significant distraction amongst older drivers.  According to a new study conducted by the University of Alabama-Birmingham, pets have proven themselves to be a significant distraction amongst older drivers. The study questioned 2,000 drivers ages 70 and over … Continue reading

Many Senior Citizens and Baby Boomers Alike Say That “Happiness is Pets”

Many Senior Citizens and the baby boomer generation will exclaim that “Happiness is Pets”! There is a good reason for that statement. Aging pet owners experience physical and emotional health benefits from having a pet that they may not even be aware they are experiencing. Here are just a few of the health benefits of … Continue reading

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