The “golden age” of life may be exciting, but it’s not easy. The children have already gone off to live on their own, and the grandchildren are in college. Life can get lonely for seniors, and having a sweet puppy around is proven to be a very useful antidote to both happy living and healthy living in seniors.
Dogs can help reduce stress, lower blood pressure, increase social interaction, and even physical activity. So, let’s take a look at the best options for you when it’s time to get your senior companion!