pet-assisted therapy

From Shelter Dog to Theater Star

Jun 28 2012

Guest Blogger: Kathy Morrow, Animal Friends Volunteer Benji isn’t the only former shelter dog to become an adored actor.  Topper, a dashing black and white Chihuahua adopted from Animal Friends a little over a year ago, landed a role in …

Posted in By Kathy Morrow, chihuahua, dogs, Happy Tails, pet-assisted therapy, volunteer

Animal Friends’ Pet-Assisted Therapy Program Serves Nursing Home Residents

Mar 28 2012

By Katie Kurylo, Communications Assistant     Think of a time when you or a loved one were hospitalized or living in an assisted living center. Certain images and feelings come to mind like pain and illness, long hours, sleepless nights and …

Posted in by katie kurylo, dog, pet-assisted therapy, wellness