The Gerald Shreiber Pet Therapy Program at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is so popular, it’s being substantially expanded.
Students at Drexel are part of a study on the effect of so-called “therapy” dogs on their stress levels.
Students at St. Joseph’s University were taking a break from studying for final exams to de-stress, by petting some therapy-certified pooches.
Everyday in some way a dog is healing, saving or comforting and there are countless dogs who are heroes.
Dogs, like all creatures, need a purpose. We can actually fulfill that need by simply providing tasks for your dog on a daily basis.
Senior dogs and cats make wonderful companions and older dogs can make excellent therapy dogs.