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Ep. 138 Pet Therapy for Hospice Patients with Carol Mestemacher and Magnum - Facility Dog

Learn how pet therapy with a trained animal companion can benefit hospice patients physically and emotionally.

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In this episode I share a “legacy interview” from the archives with Magnum – a trained facility dog – and his handler Carol Mestemacher about the benefits of pet therapy for hospice patients.

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An interview with: Louise

Our client Louise has recently returned from a trip to San Sebastián in Spain after completing a 5k sponsored walk. Our volunteer Alvin reports on the interview he had with her upon her return… 197 more words

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Clicker training

Last week we had two lovely volunteer teams; Geraldine and Harry, Elaine and Blossom join us for our session with client Louise.

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Elaine and Blossom… 177 more words

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We are a non-profit organization offering stroke survivors the opportunity to incorporate animal assisted therapy into their rehabilitation programme. We welcome those of any age or background with specific therapeutic goals who may benefit from interaction with companion animals, particularly where alternative therapies have failed. 60 more words

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Therapy You Will Love

Therapy isn’t limited to sitting in a room talking to strangers. Here are other forms of therapy, including horticulture and aquatic.

Source: 6 Forms Of Therapy You Will Love

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Images That Move Us

A large and liquid eye…the swirl of dust around pounding hooves…these, then, are the images that move us.

Animal-Assisted Therapy – AAT   is a type of therapy that involves animals as a form of treatment.  134 more words

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The dogtor is in

Our therapy dog Miss Wigglesworth is in the office today. Are you ready to pet her?

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