Cuddles from pets can bring joy to the lives of their owners, but what about diseases? According to the CDC there are several diseases to be aware of when it comes to our pets. Mercy Clinic Dr. Stephen Sanders discusses some of the main illnesses to be aware of as well as how to prevent them.
But there's good news, according to Dr. Sanders, "We're in a very stress-filled world. Petting a dog, seeing a wagging tail, having a cat meow at you, that minimizes stress."