The Giant Schnauzer Family
12th September, 2011 14:48
Studies have shown that dog ownership can assist in pulling people out of the depths of depression, increase cardiovascular response, and provide a soothing effect to life in general. Don't get me wrong, they can be trying at times, too. Dog ownership means major responsibility. But, the pros always seem to outweigh the cons. There's a wonderful book highlighting the mental health benefits to dog ownership. Puppy Chow Is
Better Than Prozac: The True Story of a Man and the Dog Who Save His Life. Being a breeder of giant schnauzers, I can vouch for the mental health benefits. My love for our dogs runs deep. One of our giant schnauzers departing to a new family is always bitter sweet, but in a way, we all become connected though our giant schnauzer family.