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The Best Pets for Children

The jury is out on what constitutes the “best” pet for children. On one side of the fence are those who say that it is the independent cat; perfectly happy to allow themselves to be observed from a safe distance, and occasionally deigning to allow a small sticky hand to give them a pat. On Continue Reading

Pet benefits for your Children

Researchers at Warwick University in Coventry found that having a cat or dog at home exposed children to more infections early in life produced a stronger immune systems and are less likely to have days off school sick. While research with preschool children, psychologists at Oregon State University found that teaching children to care for Continue Reading

Children’s mystery rash traced back to pet gerbils. (Five Children Infected).(avian mites transmitted from gerbils to children): An article from: Skin & Allergy News This digital document is an article from Skin & Allergy News, published by International Medical News Group on March 1, 2002. The length of the article is 372 words. The page Continue Reading