Pet therapy is a type of therapy that uses trained pets to interact with seniors to improve their health and well-being. Animal-loving seniors can benefit from having a pet or receiving pet therapy emotionally, physically, and mentally.
The Emotional Benefits of Pet Therapy for Seniors
The Physical Benefits of Pet Therapy for Seniors
Animal therapy can also help improve seniors’ physical health depending on which type of therapy is practiced and include the following:
The Mental Benefits of Pet Therapy for Seniors
Types of Pet Therapy: