20140411 - Animal Therapy (SN) - nwherald


Sarah Nader- snader@shawmedia.com
Resident Leona Marx (left) pets 12-year-old Pomeranian, Buster, held by volunteer Elaine Gurnett of Bull Valley at Fox Point Manor retirement center in McHenry Friday, April 11, 2014. Buster and volunteers from the Assisi Animal Foundation were at the center conducting animal-assisted therapy for the residents. Every month volunteers and animals from Assisi Animal Foundation visit seven different locations to conduct animal-assisted therapy.