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Improving the lives of kids with disabilities - one family dog at a time

The family dog could serve as a partner and ally in efforts to help children with disabilities incorporate more physical activity into their daily lives, a new study from Oregon State University indicates. 862 more words


Animal Assisted Therapy: How Animals Assist in the Recovery Process

Everyday humans seem to be finding a new way to get addicted to new substances and every year you see some new addicting condition come up. 364 more words

Working Dogs

Dogs and humans are meant to be together. Since dogs’ ancestors, the wolves, approached men’s camps appealed by the fetid hunting remains, the history and the nature of both species changed. 262 more words


Following a Dream: Animal-Assisted Therapy

The Beginnings of a Counsellor:
My burning desire when I entered the field of counselling was to be of service to people who felt stuck. The first job I had in the counselling field, when I was fresh out of university, was for an employment counselling agency. 621 more words

The Process Of Therapy

Animals and Humans - How Mental Health Connects Us Together


Works Cited

“Bibio – lover’s carvings.” YouTube, uploaded by Warp Records, 28 May 2013, . Accessed 17 Apr. 2017.

Brody, Jane E. “Easing the Way in Therapy with the Aid of an Animal.” … 532 more words

Make someone happy with Animal-Assisted Therapy!

Have you heard of animal-assisted therapy (AAT)? It’s where animals and humans join forces to provide comfort and happiness to people who may need it. There are tens of thousands of therapy animal teams in the United States and Canada, and it’s not just limited to dogs – teams can include cats, horses, birds, pigs, and even llamas! 362 more words

Pet Partners

Spring is here - get out and volunteer!

By Jamie Migdal, CEO of FetchFind

I find it a lot easier to contemplate new projects when the weather starts warming up. Maybe it’s the longer days. 431 more words