Helping Dogs, Helping People
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Because the human animal bond remarkably improves our quality of life and leaves a lasting paw print on our hearts.
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Benji and Millie play a very important role at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, offering companionship to patients when they need it most.
They do the rounds in the neurological ward once a week, visiting patients who have suffered a stroke, or brain injury or who are recovering from surgery.
The RPA is the latest in a growing list of major hospitals that have recruited the therapy dogs and hopes to expand the program so patients with varying conditions can benefit during their time in hospital.
THIS Christmas think of the dogs making a difference.
Delta Therapy dogs program North-West co-ordinator Claire Curtis said the group will be working to raise its profile over the next couple of weeks.
"We have specially printed Christmas cards to give to the places we visit to raise more awareness about what we do," Mrs Curtis said.
Recently we were featured on the ABC in Hobart with our first teams visiting as part of the Classroom Canines program in Hobart. Check out what the kids have to say about having a dog in the classroom.