Eye of the Lobo

How Dogs Make Humans Happier

This is Yasmin's Labrador golden retriever mixed with husky, Khalid.

Hailey Jimenez, Staff

September 23, 2020

Yasmin Mayberry is a student at La Joya Community High School in Avondale Arizona. She has two dogs, Khalid who she got three years ago, and Mocha who she got three months ago. Studies show that dogs have an effect on human bodies and brains by increasing levels of oxytocin which cause feelings of relaxation reducing stress and anxiety. Acc...

Connecting the Pack at La Joya Community High School