One woman talked about how her dog was a big help when she was recovering from surgery. A woman shared how Posto, her dog, came into her life and everything changed after that.
“How will your life change after you get a puppy? Spending time with your pet can be relaxing, encouraging the release of endorphins, which are brain chemicals that help us relieve stress and feel good. And petting a beloved animal can even help reduce blood pressure,” she captioned the video.
Along with the small clip, a voice is heard saying: “I was recovering from surgery. That’s when Posto came into our lives and everything changed. Wiping him the first time I sat on the floor after surgery really, dogs have magical healing powers “Have you ever felt it?”
The video was shared two days ago and has so far garnered more than two million views and more than 34,000 views, with netizens sharing their own similar experiences.
“I agree with you 1000 percent. My fur baby helped me heal after losing my father,” the user wrote. “Yes!!!! I had a lot of anxiety. Every second of my life was about anxiety. We got a 22 day old labra puppy at the end of December. And like magic my anxiety is going away,” said another user.
“They really are the biggest stress relievers. My Cherry (lab) is always teaching me something new, she’s the best thing that could happen to me,” commented another.