Therapy Animals in Hospitals: Preventing Infection Risks

Therapy Animals in Hospitals: Preventing Infection Risks

There is no question that pets provide a multitude of therapeutic benefits, to patients and medical staff alike. Many kinds of animals can be used as therapy animals—dogs, cats, bunnies, guinea pigs, even horses. We are only beginning to scratch the surface of the multiple ways therapy animals promote healing, as well as the immeasurable…