MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — This is an obvious statement — pet owners love their furry family members. There’s always debate though, on where you let them sit or sleep.
A new study from the Mayo Clinic says while cozying up with your dog or cat may sound nice, pets actually disturb your sleep.READ MORE: Wisconsin Man Dies After Car Splits During Crash In Fridley
The Mayo has seen an increase in the number of people coming in, having issues with their sleep.READ MORE: Homicide Investigation Underway After Woman Found Dead Inside St. Paul Home
And 10 percent of the time, the cause is a pet sleeping with them.MORE NEWS: Fight Breaks Out At Eastern Carver County School Board Meeting
Pet ownership and the number of pets per household in the U.S. are now the highest in two decades.