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Booming Forward: The benefits of pet ownership for seniors

Posted at 5:08 PM, Oct 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-27 19:08:08-04

Pets can be wonderful companions for people of any age, but this week Dave Nemeth talks about the advantages of pet ownership specifically for seniors. See the video above for more information about how pet ownership can reduce depression and anxiety and provide other benefits.

The Humane Society of Utahhas a program specifically for seniors looking to adopt an animal. Click the link for more information on the Placing Animals with Loving Seniors program.