Posts Tagged ‘ pets friends ’

SENIORS: IT’S ABOUT YOU

Jan 18th, 2012 | By | Category: Senior Moments Blog

Three wonderful pets remind us every day, just how much of their lives center on us. Their care and keeping, their safety, their diet, their daily routine rests with us to meet and provide. It is nice to be needed. That is one of the essentials provided by a pet. They let you know that their world is about you and them. They help you understand the need for affection and the rewards that are associated with it. They start the day with you in mind. They quit the night when snuggled in, perhaps in bed with you, and they know all is well.

It is not too much to keep them well assured that they too are a central part of your universe. It is not too much to stop for a moment to pet them and let them know love is returned. It is not too much to give them your lap, your hand upon their head, your smile, your affirmation.



Pets Improve Quality of Life for Seniors

Aug 16th, 2011 | By | Category: Lifestyle, Health & Fitness

Research Supports Pets for Seniors As we senior citizens age, our social environment is an important component of our well-being.  The happier we are socially and with friends, the healthier are our bodies.  Psychological and physical well-being go hand in hand. Research recently reported adds evidence to the contribution pets make to daily life and […]