Residents at Hollie Hill Care Home in Stanley welcomed some lovely ponies for a pet therapy session as part of their World Animal Day celebrations
Pet therapy can help residents to relax, and the ponies from KL Pony Therapy certainly had the desired effect.
Jackie Coulson, Home Manager, explains: “These beautiful little ponies brought a smile to our residents’ faces. They enjoyed giving them treats and getting up close and personal with their very own prancing ponies.”
World Animal Day is celebrated on 4th October each year and aims to raise the status of animals to improve their welfare standards around the globe, making the world a better place for them.
Are you looking for a care home in Stanley? Hollie Hill Care Home offers a variety of care types including residential care, dementia care, nursing care, respite care, intermediate care and end of life/palliative care.
Date published: 15 September 2017