Is LOLCats the new secret to on-the-job success? Studies show that looking at photos of cute animals or babies elevates productivity and focus at work. Since humans are genetically predisposed to “ooh” and “ahh” over cuteness, checking out pics of adorable animals can actually improve mood, too. It’s a pretty good excuse keep sending around those cat videos.

Dog’s Life:

Stay happy and healthy with Fido with these puppy-friendly fitness activities.

Man’s Best Friend:

Studies show that getting a dog can improve health by making owners more active.