Mia Cobb, an expert in human-animal interaction research tells David Wood studies have shown that pets can have a huge influence on our love lives with research suggesting pets may be the key to kicking off a new relationship.
New statistic have shown;
- The majority of woman are attracted to single men with dogs;
- 74% of woman refused to date someone who didn’t like pets;
- 21% of men have used their dogs/pets to attract woman.
For those celebrating Valentine’s Day alone this year – studies have also suggested that pets can alleviate feelings of isolation and pet owners are suggested to have a greater sense of self-esteem and are better able to cope with social rejection.