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Rescued Horses Help Children Recover in Raleigh
Animals  (tags: Rescued horses, therapy, children, traumatic experiences )

- 767 days ago -
A local nonprofit called Hope Reins pairs rescued horses with children who have suffered traumatic experiences, and that bond is helping to heal their hearts.
Let Sick Girl Keep Her Therapy Dog PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, kids, therapy )

- 1222 days ago -
Stop authorities from taking away the dog that comforts a 4-year-old during cystic fibrosis treatments.
Help Atticus & Flip Walk Again! PLEASE SHARE RESCUED RABBITS!
Animals  (tags: rabbits, bunny, bunnies, sick, donations, urgent, share, legs, therapy, walk, disabled, unable, pets, rescue, help )

- 1812 days ago -
I know these rabbits personally, they were rescued by Kris, the woman who I adopted all my rabbits from. If you can help by making a small donation, please do, if you cannot give money, you can still help! Just share their plea. Thank you. Alison
Thank Ranch Owner for Donating Facilities and Horses for Pediatric Therapy ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, therapy, horses, protection )

- 2453 days ago -
Thank Sharon Smith, who donated her large private ranch and 27 horses to be used for pediatric therapy services.
Healing With Horses
Animals  (tags: alyssa aubrey, equine, therapy, medicine, horse, ranch, humans, goodnews )

- 3073 days ago -
Alyssa Aubrey is the Founder and Program Director of Medicine Horse Ranch, a 1,000 acre horse, cattle and sheep facility in Marin County, California, North of San Francisco. She specializes in experiential learning and human development through working
Dogs Perform Civic Duty as Courtroom Companions
Animals  (tags: court houses, legal work, dogs, companions, therapy, understanding, supportive )

- 3399 days ago -
Across the country, dogs are adding legal work to their resumes. For all the same reasons that dogs are brought to hospitals, nursing homes, college campuses, and school reading programs, they are now helping out with witness testimonies. The non-
Therapy Cat Brightens Lives at Nursing Home
Animals  (tags: cats, therapy, nursing home, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 3725 days ago -
The 3-year-old therapy cat was recently adopted by the activities department at Sacred Heart Home in New Bedford, where Sam quickly bonded with staff members, residents and their families.
Angels on a Leash Therapy Dogs Brighten the Day for Hospitalized Children
Animals  (tags: dogs, therapy, kids, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, pets )

- 3729 days ago -
Today, I interviewed one of my favorite therapy dog people, Gay Cropper of Manhattan. Gay and her Brussels Griffon, Mr. Gruffyd Babayan, work as volunteers with Angels on a Leash, the therapy dog program started by David Frei of the Westminster Kennel
Beloved Pets of Abused Women Frequently Keep Them From Leaving, or Suicide
Animals  (tags: abused women, living for their pets, animals, bonding, healers, therapy, saving, love )

- 4066 days ago -
Many women trapped in abusive relationships are literally living for their pets, a University of Windsor researcher has discovered. Amy Fitzgerald, an assistant professor of sociology and anthropology in the university's criminology department, said her
New Uses of Animals in Rehabilitation, Therapy
Animals  (tags: animals, bonding, rehabilitation, therapy, helpers, healers, humans, companions )

- 4068 days ago -
For animal lovers, the touch of soft fur or a wagging tail can bring a smile to any face. However, in recent years pets have come to provide man with more than just companionship. According to a 2000 study by the State University at Buffalo, pets were
Docile Giant
Animals  (tags: dogs, therapy, animals, service animal, AnimalWelfare, protection, pets, environment )

- 4086 days ago -
George is an English mastiff, one of the world's largest dog breeds. Full grown now at 3 years old, George stands about 30 inches at the shoulder, a perfect height to greet people in wheelchairs or in hospital beds. He weighs 200 pounds.
Mending a Broken Child? Try a Dog or a Horse
Animals  (tags: animals, goodnews, pets, therapy, dog, horse )

- 4110 days ago -
PETER CHAIKO was adopted as a 9-year-old from an orphanage in Siberia, and when he arrived he was a terror, scratching his teachers and kicking the principal in the leg. His father uses the term "oppositional" to describe Peter's behavior.
Dog Training in Women's Prison Helps Inmates and the Clients Who Get Companion - USA
Animals  (tags: usa, dog, women, prison, companions, therapy )

- 4145 days ago -
As several hundred women dressed in dark canvas uniforms marched across the prison grounds under the watchful eyes of guards, inmate Jennifer Lawson stood outside her unlocked cell and smiled as she quietly trained a black poodle to turn on a light and op
Horses for Healing
Animals  (tags: horses, riding, touching, humans, theraputic, therapy, aid, health, care, pets, suffering, wildanimals, animals, ethics, family, environment )

- 4164 days ago -
I just heard about a program that uses horses to help handicapped kids. What can you tell me about this type of therapy?
Young Girl-She Only Talks to the Animals
Animals  (tags: young girl, communications, talks to animals, bonding, therapy, silence, animal bond )

- 4177 days ago -
She began talking to cows during a stay at a farm which was part of her therapy ----At four years old, she had never been able to say Mummy or Daddy. Nor could Rose Willcocks tell her parents if she was hungry, tired or unwell after being left all but

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