Category: Dogs and Animals

Dogs Matter Too!

Dogs are true angels from heaven. We need to treat them as such. Laura Corbeth It seems every summer I see the mistreatment of dogs in cars. It is something that gets me so upset. And today it happened again. It’s hot. About 75° out. A woman jumped out of her car with her children […]

PTSD and Dogs

Scientists believe that the major source of people’s positive reactions to pets comes from oxytocin, a hormone whose many functions include stimulating social bonding, relaxation and trust, and easing stress. Research has shown that when humans interact with dogs, oxytocin levels increase in both species. —The Washington Post The Traumatized Brain I’ve been off social […]