Dog Owners Walk 22 Minutes More Per Day. And Yes, It Counts As Exercise

(By Allison Aubrey for NPR)

Dog owners often say the best thing about dogs is their unconditional love.

But new research suggests there’s another benefit, too. Dog owners walk more.

In a study published Monday in the journal BMC Public Health, dog owners on average walked 22 minutes more per day compared to people who didn’t own a dog. Continue reading article here…

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