Pet therapy is becoming increasingly popular in medicine. This sort of treatment aids patients in recovering from a variety of health issues. Animal-assisted therapy is another popular name for it.
An organized contact between a human and an animal is created in this type of treatment. The handlers are also involved in the engagement. Typically, the handlers are either pet owners or volunteers.
The purpose of animal-assisted therapy is to help individuals recover from a variety of ailments, including cancer, cardiovascular disease, post-traumatic stress disorder, stroke, mental illness, and more.
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