“It’s nearly 9 a.m. and Molly and Stella are four hours into an eight-hour shift. These therapy canines have already soothed a dozen St. Vincent Hospital pre-surgery patients.”
Since 2004, Therapets of Indiana has provided emotional, mental, and physical support for a countless number of patients. Each patient has their own story and each holds a special place in our hearts. Here are just a few of our favorite stories.
Read an excerpt from “Working Class Dogs,” an article featuring the Therapets program.
“Pet Ministry Licks Kids’ Fear at St. Vincent Children’s Hospital”
“A furry, four-legged angel.” That’s the description 17-year old Jessica Brookie coined for Molly, the therapy dog she credits with helping nudge her out of a five-week coma…