There is absolutely no shame in preferring the company of a dog than a human. People can be mean, judgmental and insensitive. None of these applies to Fido.
Pets are an equal member of the family. In fact, a Petco survey shows that 59 percent of owners will celebrate Halloween with their pets this year, up 9 percent over 2015. Many of the human participants, according to the poll, believe dressing up their pet is an ideal way to demonstrate the bond they have with their furry friends.
Hanging out with canines as opposed to people can also be beneficial to your health. Research has shown that canines make people happy and improve your heart health. One study that examined 421 adults who previously suffered heart attacks found that after one year, subjects who owned dogs were more likely to live longer than those who did not.
You have probably been in a situation where you go to a party and find yourself playing with the host’s dog more than socializing with other guests. Have you gotten remarks by people telling you that their Facebook feed is spammed with your selfies with your pooch?
You are a dog-lover, all right. But do you like them more than people?