The benefits of pets for kids - the essential guide

Direct Line insurance has a really comprehensive guide to the benefits of pets for children.

The guide looks at the impact pets have on children, what it takes to own a pet, and demonstrates how a pet is a healthy addition to any child’s upbringing.

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Pets in a Family Home

The Key Benefits for Children

Special Needs Children and Pets

Advice for Parents

Taking Care of a Pet

Useful Links & FAQs

There's also an extensive guide on Is a Therapy Dog Right for Your Child with Autism which has super-helpful information and tips on anyone considering a therapy dog for their child with autism.

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