MS Monday – Instant Anti-Depressant – MS and Pets

puppies

Sometimes I wonder what it would be like to have a pet.  Other times I have absolutely 0 confidence in myself and am afraid that I would make a pet’s life miserable.

But what if I would take my dog out for a walk (along with my cane or walker),  even around the block, whereas I never would have before?  I don’t know what it is, I just have seemed super sensitive to the idea of having a pet for the past few days – so strange – for me.  I guess either way, I could not/ should not make such a huge decision on the heels of IVSM treatments.  I don’t know if my mind is back as yet!  I’m in the OUCH phase of post IVSM right now.  Maybe I am beyond emotional. What if I read this next week and I am like – what in the world was I thinking?

How much has a pet/pets improved your quality of life?

Here is a great article about MS and pets

Another great article about Dogs and MS