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A new study has found that watching footage of cute animals can reduce your anxiety, blood pressure and heart rate, and we could all use that right now.
Do you ever watch live feeds from places like puppy playrooms, zoos, aquariums or national parks? What are your favorite animals to watch? Which do you find most soothing? Most interesting? Why?
Tell us in the comments, then read the related article to see many video highlights of some of these live feeds and to learn more.
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