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Agape Hospice Care of Cherokee County

  • 6 people are interested

Make a difference in the lives of our patients by visiting nursing homes and assisted living facilities with your best friends.

The Physical Benefits of Therapy Dogs and Cats

  • lowers blood pressure.
  • improves cardiovascular health.
  • releases calming endorphins (oxytocin).
  • lowers overall physical pain.
  • the act of petting produces an automatic relaxation response, which is believed to reduce the amount of medication needed by some people.
The Benefits of Therapy Animals for Physical and Mental Health. (2016, June 18). Retrieved January 29, 2019, from http://www.redbarninc.com/blog/benefits-therapy-animals/

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Animals Health & Medicine Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

105 Weatherstone DriveBldg. 600, Suite 620Woodstock, GA 30188

(34.088398,-84.47311)
 

SKILLS

  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Animal Therapy

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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