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Pet therapy for elderly wins growing recognition

BMJ 2000; 320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7235.602/g (Published 04 March 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:602
  1. Judy Jones
  1. Malmesbury

    A care home for elderly people that first admitted pets with residents on the advice of a local doctor eight years ago has won a national award for its pet friendly policies. GP Hilary Pickersgill persuaded the owner of the Manor House Residential …

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