DID YOU KNOW?     Numerous studies have shown that pets are great for reducing stress.  It has been shown that they may reduce blood pressure, increase stress reducing hormones like oxytocin and reduce stress inducing ones like cortisol.      

Many couples consider their pet a member of the family and consider shared custody following a break-up. However, there may be some obstacles that present themselves in this situation. So, before deciding on sharing Fido with your ex, it might be worth considering some of the following: