Hi and welcome to Wednesday Pet Roundup!

* Can dogs keep your heart healthy? Lessen the chance of your child catching a cold? Reduce anxiety? Read 7 Ways Dogs can Help Your Health.

* Did you ever wonder why, if hospitals allow therapy dogs in to visit patients, why can’t your own dog come visit you when you are ill? Now, according to yahoo news, some hospitals are embracing the idea of patients’ dogs visiting the hospital. Find out why.

*#1 is charcoal briquettes. #3 is corn on the cob. Find out the 7 hidden pet dangers in your outdoor space, from Pawnation.

*Because I never have enough cat news, here is an adorable video of a cat meeting a kitten for the first time. The little kitty noises are so cute!