Tails are wagging at CGH Medical Center. Specially trained canines are regular visitors at the hospital as part of the new Love on a Leash animal-assisted therapy program.
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Participants in CGH’s “Love On A Leash” pet therapy program. The program is funded by the CGH Health Foundation. Photo (l-r) Karen Palmer and Deuce, Danielle Rossi and Tex, and Wendy Johnson and Cally.
CGH Medical Center
ATTN: Deb Keaschall
Love on a Leash Coordinator
100 E. LeFevre Road
Sterling, IL 61081
Animal-assisted therapy has been shown to have many benefits, including decreased pain medication use and increased socialization and communication.
For more information, please fill out the form above and someone will contact you. If you have any immediate questions, please call Deb at (815) 625-0400, ext. 5727.
Our Dog Therapy Program is directed by:
Susan Jakobs, Certified Dog Trainer
EDBA, CPDT - KA
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