People who experience high amounts of anxiety may benefit from owning a dog. Not just any dog will do though. There are certain breeds that are naturally inclined to help their owners relax. We’re not talking about the strong-willed hyper types that will drive you to the brink of insanity, but rather, the happy-go-lucky dogs that are also capable of being wonderful entertainers. Many of these breeds are regularly used as therapy dogs to help people who have been through traumatic experiences relax and cope with their anxiety. Military veterans, accident victims, people with psychological disorders and many more have found relief from anxiety by simply spending time with these amazing canines. Here are 20 of the best dog breeds to fight anxiety.
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