Animal Therapy is for you!

After reading the previous posts, I think you can conclude by now that Animal Assisted Therapy is great for everyone. The techniques used through this therapy are able to be performed with any type of person. It doesn’t matter what disorder, condition, or trauma you may have; these animals can help you! Animals are furry […]

Even if you think you don’t like animals…

It may be hard to believe for some, but many people out there do not like animals! Most of the time it is caused from them being afraid. Even if you are afraid of animals and they freak you out or scare you, animal therapy can change how you feel. These animals are not your […]

The role of the human therapists

Animal Assisted Therapy is done at a place where the people love and respect each and every animal. These places are filled with love and the will to heal the people who are in need. This type of therapy has highly trained therapists as well as animals. The people are there to make sure that […]

Giving the elderly some company

Everyone has a grandparent, a great aunt or uncle or even a family friend that is very elderly. Some may even know someone who lives in a nursing home or assisted living. These people get their visitors from time to time but do not get to always have as many activities as they would like. […]

The jobs that come with Animal Therapy

Animal Therapy cannot happen on its own. Many people go through hard work and training in order to make these animals the best they can be for their patients. There needs to be therapists to teach the animals how to behave around the patients and also what to do and what not to do. Teachers […]

Animal Assisted Therapy Program

Check this video out and see just how helpful a dog or any other animal can be to someone in need! Dogs are not the only animals that can help those who need some comforting. However, this video shows how dogs can be used in order to brighten someone’s day or make a family feel […]

Horses aren’t just for riding

Horses don’t just need to be used for a sport. They can have so many other great meanings to them! Horses have a healing effect on the youth which makes them such a great resource for therapy. There is so much that kids can do with them. Whether it is riding, playing with them, or […]