[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Anna Chur-Hansen
University of Adelaide

Therapy Dog with Researchers

Caption: From left: Delta Therapy Dog handler and University of Adelaide Masters in Health Psychology student Marie Dow, with her dog Nilfisk, who regularly visits the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Adelaide as part of the Delta Therapy Dog program, and the University's Head of the School of Psychology, Professor Anna Chur-Hansen.

Credit: Photo by the University of Adelaide.

Usage Restrictions: This image can only be used alongside stories about animals in hospitals and aged care to help patients. Written permission must be obtained for future use.

Related news release: Can animals really help people in hospitals, aged care?

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]