Owning a cat is scientifically proven to be good for you

There are a number of benefits to your health and wellbeing, say scientists

Owning a Cat Is Scientifically Good for You

Thinking about getting a pet? There are some major benefits to owning a cat.

For a start, they have a smaller carbon footprint than dogs. And apparently, having a feline pet helps you sleep better too.

Oh, and cat owners are supposedly more intelligent than dog owners...

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