Pets Make for a More Enjoyable Retirement

It’s not uncommon for retirement to feel boring or monotonous at times. You may also feel stressed about the healthcare decisions you have to make, such as your Medicare supplement plans. The best way to break out of the boring routine and bring some joy into your life is to spend it with a beautiful, loving pet.


Cats are great because they are extremely self sufficient, but still love to be around you. You may not be able to play fetch with a cat, but watching one try to chase a small light or laser pointer around will definitely put a smile on your face. And when you’re just trying to relax, they’ll be right there on your lap relaxing with you.


If you don’t like the constant attention as much, most cats are perfectly fine on their own for extended periods of time. Just leave out some food and water and they can take care of themselves.


Dogs have huge, fantastic personalities and you’ll never be bored with one around. They’ll give you plenty of opportunity to get out of the house and exercise if you want to take them for long walks. They’ll keep you entertained for hours with a toy as simple as a tennis ball. They are extremely loving and when it’s time to relax they’ll be right there curling up with you as well.


Unless they’re asleep, chances are your dog will always be looking attention. So if you want a dog be prepared to devote a good amount of time to it. But having a best friend who’s always excited to be right by your side is completely worth it.


Whether you’re a dog person or a cat person, having a pet around stimulates your brain and gives you something to communicate with whenever you want. You have the responsibility of its well being so you’re always conscious of your pet and always looking forward to taking care of it. They will always put a smile on your face and will never argue with you even if you’re mad at them for something. They’ll never let you feel lonely and will never get tired of hanging out with you.

With so many different styles and personalities to choose from, it’s easy to find a pet who’s the perfect match for you. The hard part will be trying not to leave the store with all of them!

While spending time with pets is important, ensuring you have the right health insurance plan is too.  Get a quote for Humana Medicare Advantage plans 2019 to save money and time!