It’s not just about the unconditional love: Owning a pet also has many unexpected benefits, like decreased stress, lower blood pressure and cholesterol, and better moods.
But a breed that works for one person may not be perfectly suited to the next. It’s important to find a pet that clicks with your lifestyle and personality. In fact, one study in the United Kingdom found that we seek out pets, particularly dogs, that share our own personality traits.
To help you find your perfect pet match, determine your personality type from the ten options in each link below and see which cat or dog breed will make the perfect companion for you. From family-oriented pooches to curious and inquisitive cats, we’ve got the information you need to find your new best friend.
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