Psychologists Recommend Pet Therapy


Have you ever thought that animals, like dogs or cats, can speed up your healing process if you’re sick, depressed, or simply feeling down? Indeed, they can! Pet therapy is a growing trend that’s taking the healthcare industry by storm today. Even psychologists recommend the use of pet therapy for some individuals.

“There is extensive research on whether animal-assisted therapy works, and compelling data shows that pets have the ability to relieve stress, anxiety, and provide comfort to patients,” writes Elena Blanco-Suarez Ph.D.

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