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March 2, 2013
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Pets, service animals benefit people’s healthI would like to bring attention to the benefits service animals and pets bring to their owners and others. Service animals like dogs, cats and rabbits visit convalescent homes relieving loneliness and boredom in the elderly. Organization like the Animal Health Foundation evaluate dogs, cats and rabbits to be service animals. The animals and their owners are evaluated and trained to go into convalescent homes, hospitals, libraries and schools.Service dogs are used for programs such as Reading, Education, Assistance Dogs. Reading, Education, Assistance Dogs bring children a calming effect. Students reading aloud to dog learn …

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