Finding Inspiration with your Pet
A. 74% OF PET OWNERS REPORTED MENTAL HEALTH IMPROVEMENTS FROM PET OWNERSHIP.
B. 95% OF PET OWNERS CAN’T IMAGINE GIVING UP THEIR PETS FOR ANY REASON.
C. 74% OF PET OWNERS REPORTED A FRIEND OR FAMILY MEMBER’S
Going through the rehab process can be stressful beyond belief for many whose lives used to revolve around drug abuse. Many people in rehab are re-learning how to live and function without using drugs or alcohol as a crutch. For many pet-owners in treatment, having your animal with you during this process makes transitioning into recovery less stressful. Pet-friendly drug rehab has gained traction with sound scientific reason. Having a pet comes with many physical and mental benefits. Ultimately, these benefits can increase the success of substance abuse treatment. Pets and therapy animals can help alleviate stress, anxiety, depression, and feelings of loneliness and social isolation. Interactions with animals can help people manage you long-term mental health conditions. MENTAL HEALTH HAS IMPROVED BECAUSE OF THE PETS IN THEIR LIVES.