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Robotic Cats Comforting Patients With Dementia at VA Nursing Home in Albany
Offbeat  (tags: robotic cats, patients with dementia, comfort )

- 192 days ago -
Providing care for patients with dementia is challenging. Medication doesn't always ease their agitation and restlessness. Artificial intelligence is helping.
High-Heeled Shoe Sales Fall Flat as Women Shift Priority to Comfort
Offbeat  (tags: High heels, women, comfort, survey, culture, humans, health, interesting, society )

- 465 days ago -
After years of suffering in six-inch stilettos, women are finally speaking the truth: our feet hurt. A survey found that the most popular women's shoe styles in the U.S. do not have a heel, and sales of high heels dropped 12 percent in the past year
We Like Cats Because, Like Us, They're Attracted to Comfort
Offbeat  (tags: cats, pets, attractions, comfort )

- 475 days ago -
This house cat, Evie, came with the apartment Beth Thames rented in New Orleans.
Rescue Kitten Uses His Unique Talent to Help Scared and Injured Animals at Hospital..
Offbeat  (tags: kittens, comfort )

- 867 days ago -
A little former stray kitten has taken up a very special role at an animal hospital. Whenever he sees scared and injured animals, he offers comfort, helping them heal. Meet Ron the kitten!
Comfort Dogs Provide Emotional Support After Orlando Shooting
Offbeat  (tags: 11, goldies, comfort, dogs, Orlando )

- 1098 days ago -
Eleven comfort dogs, all goldens, from The Lutheran Church CharitiesâEUR(TM) K-9 Comfort Dogs organization headed to Orlando on Monday in the wake of the Pulse nightclub shooting Sunday morning, in which 50 people were killed âEUR" including the suspected
Caring Cat Offers Snuggles and Talks Softly to Comfort Crying Baby
Offbeat  (tags: cats, babies, comfort )

- 1199 days ago -
This kitty shows incredible motherly instincts when she hears her baby brother cry. She jumps onto the bed and curls up next to him while talking to him softly to comfort him.
6 Tips on Creating a Home Where Your Cat Will Thrive
Offbeat  (tags: cats, home, comfort )

- 1290 days ago -
Environment, food, health, and interaction all factor into making a good life for your cat.
Incredible Therapy Dog Gets Medical Assistance
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, therapy, comfort, trauma support, health, Veterinary medicine )

- 1362 days ago -
Chester, a black lab, logged 138 hours comforting victims and families during the trial of the Colorado State shooter. Now Chester is being treated at Colorado State University, himself.
Children's Voices Soothe Iwate Survivors
Offbeat  (tags: children, children's voices, song, nursery school, Iwate, March 11, survivors, soothe, message, never be defeated, Iwate Braodcasting Co., I'll be there, comfort, songs, disasters, Higher Than the Sky )

- 2977 days ago -
She told the kids at the nursery school she runs that they were too small to help others. But they replied by saying "Yes,we're small, but we can sing a song."
Dogs Take the Witness Stand With Abused Children
Offbeat  (tags: court hearing, abused children, dog, company, comfort, scared young people, support )

- 3150 days ago -
)- Smith County officials have approved a plan to let dogs accompany abused children during courtroom testimony. The idea is that therapet dogs will offer comfort while a child is on the witness stand.
Ways to Help Animals Through the Winter
Offbeat  (tags: animals, warmth, comfort, weather, winter months )

- 3486 days ago -
If you live in a cold weather region, like I do, then you know there will be days ahead that take the wonderland out of winter. We humans have the luxury of turning up the heat and pulling on our puffy coats and mittens, but how do other species manage?
How To Turn a Large Sock Into a Tiny Dog Sweater - VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: large sock, sewing, turning into tiny dog sweater, comfort, unusual gifts )

- 3732 days ago -
This is a little unusual but it gave me such a tickle I had to share it. Anyone out there with tiny pooches? Want a quick pooch sweater? You might get a kick out of this.

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