Picture the most attractive man or woman you can think of; now, think of that person holding an adorable small dog or sweet kitten.
Does your perception of them change? Do you find them more attractive? Or does the furry companion take away from the experience?
We surveyed 1,000 Americans and showed them pictures of people they’re most attracted to with and without dogs and cats. We then asked them to rank their perception of certain characteristics based on the type of animal they held. Think you know how puppies and dogs make you look compared to cats or kittens? Continue reading to see what we found.