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Pet therapy in nursing homes

Pet Talk

Posted: June 25, 2013 5:20 p.m.
Updated: June 26, 2013 6:00 a.m.

When the time comes for a family member to move into a nursing home or retirement community many worry that their loved ones will begin to feel lonely and unneeded as time goes by. Fortunately, thanks to people such as Kit Darling and Dr. Karen Snowden and their work with organizations like Aggieland Pets With A Purpose, many elderly residents are getting the chance to experience the unconditional love of a pet.


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