Cuddling a Dog is Good For Your Health

Finally some good news!

Cuddling a dog – tummy rubs, ear scritches and nuzzles – has now been proven to increase wellbeing, so there is another excuse to cuddle your dog!


The university of British Columbia found that contact with canine support animals is key to increasing wellbeing.

The students who got to touch the dogs reported the most improvements. “That’s a surefire way to reduce stress.”