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senior housing with pets

Senior living enhanced when pets are present

The statistics don’t lie: In the U.S., our four-legged housemates have never been more popular — or, frankly, more exalted. According to the American Humane Society, about 95 million cats and 80 million dogs are enjoying the domestic benefits of living under our roofs. This translates, says the American Veterinary Medical Association, into 64 percent of American households being where Fluffy and/or Fido call home. Back in the 1980s, this figure was closer to 50 percent – and it figures to ...Read More