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Upcoming Events

Tue May 22, 2018 @11:00AM - 12:30PM
WQMX Send Me Backstage Ticket Stop for The Country Fest
Thu May 24, 2018 @11:00AM - 12:30PM
WQMX Send Me Backstage Ticket Stop for The Country Fest
Thu May 24, 2018 @ 8:00PM - 11:00PM
WQMX Country Night Out @ Legends in Green
Fri May 25, 2018 @ 5:00PM - 06:30PM
WQMX Send Me Backstage Ticket Stop for The Country Fest
Fri May 25, 2018 @10:00PM - 12:00AM
Friday Night Live @ Dusty Armadillo

Upcoming Concerts

Sun May 27 @ 7:00PM -
Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band @ Blossom Music Center
Wed Jun 06 @ 7:00PM -
Kenny Chesney @ Blossom Music Center
Thu Jun 14 @12:00AM
The Country Fest 2018
Fri Jun 15 @12:00AM
The Country Fest 2018
Sat Jun 16 @12:00AM
The Country Fest 2018

You didn't just get a puppy because it was painfully adorable (though that probably didn't hurt.) Turns out, pets actually make us better people. We've known for a while that pets lower blood pressure and anxiety but now we know they also help increase empathy, leadership, and social engagement.  Wanna be more charismatic? Try caring for something with paws!

While more than 20 years of science has looked at the health benefits humans reap from having a pet, including lowering blood pressure and anxiety and preventing allergies in kids, until now, not much research has been done on the impact animals have on their owners' character. This recent work found that caring for a pet increased empathy, leadership, and social engagement. "As the field of how human and animal health interact becomes more rigorous, people are starting to discover how important pets are in our lives," author Megan K. Mueller, who is a developmental psychologist and a professor at the Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine, tells Yahoo Shine.

Full article (Yahoo)