The practice puppy, Parsley, has spent more time in the therapy room during sessions lately. (Of course, this is only if clients are comfortable with him being there, and when he’s relaxed and calm!)
Now 8 months old, Parsley loves welcoming clients with a happy, wagging tail and enjoys getting lots of attention.
He often falls asleep as we humans talk and I have to say, he’s been a very good boy. He still has lots to learn and he’s not quite old enough to be assessed just yet, but Parsley is well on his way to becoming a fully fledged Pets as Therapy dog…🤞https://petsastherapy.org/
Many scientific studies demonstrate the benefits that our canine companions have on mental health and well-being (See this article for more information: https://www.newportacademy.com/…/we…/pets-and-mental-health/)