Tag Archives: rehab

steps

so i am visiting with my dog Tomi today, and the physical therapist brings in a walker and says to the person in the wheelchair, “so do you want to try to walk?” and the person in the wheelchair says, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Animal assisted therapy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Manners matter

they told me the woman in the purple shirt was terrified of dogs, and she was. righteously so — she had broken her tibia, fibula and femur not from any attack.. but from an out of control canine bounding toward … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Animal assisted therapy, animal facilitated chaplaincy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bravery, Quilts and Hope

Clutching a quilt of pink, purple and red, she sat on the edge of her hospital bed – The Poodle leaned gently against a patchwork rose – as she folded the quilt up to her chin. and unfolded her story. … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in The Now | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shih Who?

I am not a dust bin nor did I climb in or out of one – so please do not call me such a name. Cleaned up, I can cuddle up – I’m really quite tame. Wanna go for a … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poems | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment