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Having A Pet Can Improve Your Immune System. Seriously. Just Ask Science.

Have you ever heard of the Hygiene Hypothesis? Well, it’s very interesting. It’s plausible that kids and babies (even in utero!) that are exposed to a range of bacteria, dirt, and other common factors that are caused by dogs and cats are less likely to develop immune problems such as allergies and asthma. Having a pet is actually good for your health? YUP. In more ways than one. LOVE this!

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Julie Hunt Julie resides in Northern New Jersey with her two kids, two dogs, cat and partner. She has two published books which make excellent trivets if you aren't a fan of poetry. She tolerates people but LOVES animals. If she isn't blogging, she's most likely cuddling with her pups, Paisley and Skyler.