The Health Benefits of  Puppy Love: How Dogs Improve Our Wellbeing with David Botero

Have you ever wondered why dogs are called man’s best friend?In today’s episode, we’re joined by David Botero of Canines for Christ to talk about the health benefits of having dogs as pets.

Dogs have been known as man’s best friend for centuries, and for a good reason. In this first part of our two-part episode, we’ll explore the physical, mental, and emotional benefits that come with having a furry companion. From reducing stress and anxiety to providing companionship and unconditional love, dogs truly are a gift from above.

We’ll also dive into how dogs can help children and adults with mental health challenges, including depression and emotional support therapy. And we’ll hear heartwarming stories of dogs as heroes, providing love and support to their human counterparts.

So, grab your favorite furry friend and tune in to this episode of Expressoul Health and Wellness Podcast. We promise you’ll learn something new about our four-legged companions and maybe even gain a new appreciation for the benefits they bring to our lives.

Dont miss these key concepts:
@2:51 Dogs as God’s Gift to humanity
@7:35 how to get in touch with canine’s for christ

@10:00 Mental Health benefits of having dogs as companions

@15:00 Dogs help with depression

@24:08 – Canine Companions

@27:26 – Dogs and Kids

@36:53 – Emotional Support Therapy with dogs

@41:13 – Dog to God : unconditional love

@43:08 – Dogs are heroes!

@47:16 – Benefits of having a dog around


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Who is David Botero?
Business Manager and Economist graduated from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida, with more than 15 years of experience in Business Model Strategy and Project Conceptualization, as well as almost a decade of ministry experience in evangelization and discipleship. For 15 years, he participated in supply of construction materials, road infrastructure works, and real estate, as well as conceptualization of housing and tourism real estate projects that were recognized by PROCOLOMBIA. 

Additionally, David has been serving in the church in different ministries, as well as leading and discipling small church groups for almost a decade, forming new generations of church leaders who also lead in their field of profession with values ​​and ethics. 

Currently, he is the founder of an Evangelization and Discipleship ministry called Davalia Ministries, as well as Head of Latino Market for Altrua HealthShare.

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