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GUESS. WHAT.

Danny and I have been doing  all of this pet therapy for a layer of reasons. We love training together, showing off dog tricks, and making others smile and feel comforted, but the roots for this project? 71 more words

Animal-assisted therapy

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Animal-assisted therapy (AAT) is a type of therapy that involves animals as a form of treatment. The goal of AAT is to improve a patient’s social, emotional, or cognitive functioning. 3,629 more words

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Happy Birthday to My Sisfur Nalle!

Happy Birthday to you

I love you, I do

You’re the bestest puppy sisfur

A pup could ask fur, it’s true!

Wooooooohoooowooooooo Efurrybuddy! Today is my sisfur’s 4th birthday! 251 more words

Round table arrangement

Julie’s friend Margaret, whom she first met in the Art of Killing, has asked Julie to show the clients in her day centre how to make a simple arrangement.   459 more words

Lion hearted

Open hearts take you in.
rescued with vegetable soup,
I sit with You.

Thank you.

The Now

Animal-assisted therapy: less pain medication required

Patients recovering from total joint replacement surgery who receive animal-assisted therapy (AAT) require less pain medication than those who do not experience this type of therapy.  267 more words

Research

ESY Canine Behavior Intervention Mentor Program with Merlin's Kids

This summer, Janice Wolfe and her Merlin’s Kids volunteers brought a new animal experience to The Calais School.  With the help of Ms. Butler and Ms. 332 more words

Upper School