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Experiences of a Visiting Team

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03 May 2014
I started visiting St James Hospital Residential Units in January 1999 with my tri coloured collie Joy. This Unit is for long-term patients. Joy was a lovely gentle dog and the residents loved her visits. One Lady who never spoke to anyone started to......
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Pet Therapy goes to University!

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24 April 2014
On Thursday April 24th I was asked to participate in something completely different. Stephen Garry, the Student Welfare Officer in Trinity College had asked Peata to organise a session in the university to de-stress the students before their end of term exams. This was something......
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Peata Christmas Carol Service

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02 January 2014
The Peata Carol Service held in Christ Church Cathedral on the second Tuesday in December is what marks the start of Christmas for many of us. Our uniforms are checked and our hair both human and doggie is brushed. We have alerted the centres......
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