Long-Term Children’s Hospital To Allow Pet Visitation

Long-Term Children’s Hospital To Allow Pet Visitation

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dog-saves-family-nbcvidA children’s hospital in Jacksonville has become the latest in the country to allow family pets to visit long-term patients who need an emotional lift.

“Although 80% of our kids are cured of cancer; it’s that last 20% that go through a lot. If the kid wants to, let them get down and play.That’s as therapeutic as many of the other things we do.”

(READ the story from USA Today)

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