Rabies: Dogs can be fun, but also dangerous for children

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PETS  are part of many children’s lives. Positive relationships with dogs and other pets aid in the development of trusting relationships with others. A good relationship with a pet also helps in developing non-verbal communication, compassion, and empathy. Cuddling a pet reduces stress, loneliness and anxiety.

What’s more? A child’s relationship with their dog could provide a much-needed link with nature when they take the dog for a walk or gets down on the floor and plays with it.  Spending time like this offers the incredible potential to slow down the hectic pace of modern life.

When a child plays with a dog or a cat, the animals usually lick him. Although most…



Source: Nigerian Tribune