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Survey Reveals Kids With Dogs Are More Active

Have you often wondered if having a dog would benefit your families health, getting you outdoors and give you a more active lifestyle? A new study reported today in The Tennessean has the answer! Researchers had 618 kids ranging between the ages of 12-16 years old wear accelerometers for a week to measure their physical activity. Half the families of the kids had dogs and half did not.

Source: DogMagazine.net – the K9 Magazine blog

Survey Reveals Kids With Dogs Are More Active

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