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They’re good for our mental health! Researchers at the UK’s University of Manchester found 60% of people battling mental illness say their pets play a significant role in managing their disease. The reason? Because taking care of an animal keeps people on a routine schedule. And when you throw in unconditional love, it can reduce stress and improve quality of life.