Healing with Animals: Geriatric Care Video
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Healing with Animals: Geriatric Care (2003)

Episode 5
Only available in United States

We meet two very charismatic llamas that are bringing joy into the lives of residents in a Vancouver Island retirement home. Then we visit a Surrey, B.C., retirement home where several live-in animals – dogs, cats and birds – are perking up the residents. We also meet a cockatiel that brings a retired logger out of depression.



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