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FEATURE: A warm embrace of happiness

March 20, 2016

As the saying goes, dogs are a man’s friends, but did you know that for many of us having a pet in our lives can make us mentally and physically healthier? Not only that, for some people, the presence of their pets can lift their spirits and help them relax.

Today is the UN International Day of Happiness and to celebrate we are taking a look at some of favourite famous quotes about pets and happiness.


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Want to find out more about the UN International Day of Happiness? Maybe you want to share your happiness with others. Visit for ideas and actions to create a happier life for you and those around you.

If you are interested in adopting a dog or cat in need visit our North Melbourne shelter at 2 Gracie Street, North Melbourne or our Campaspe Shelter at 520 MacKenzie Road, Echuca.