I have 2 cats (Zee & Chee) and 1 dog (Peanut) who I try my best to keep out of my studio. But if you are an animal lover and request, any of the animals can be let into the room to keep you company!
"Pet therapy can decrease:
Pet therapy has also been shown to
improve patient satisfaction, energy
levels, self-esteem, and mood, as well
as decrease depression. Additional
benefits include increased motor
skills and movement, improved social
skills and verbal communication,
decreased boredom, and a more positive outlook."