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Going through medical rehabilitation or being in a long-term-care facility can carry a great deal of stress and potential loneliness. Animal-assisted therapy uses dogs or other animals to help people recover from or better cope with health issues. These may include heart disease, stroke recovery, cancer or long-term-care adjustment.
Valentine’s Day can be a mixed bag of emotions for many adults, so creating a reminder of love and joy for your favorite senior citizen can help bring a smile to their face. This article contains some whimsical ideas to help you spread the love this Valentine’s Day.