Zoom Autism Magazine Issue 6 - Page 16

Photo by Tosha Giannoccaro own dog could reduce blood pressure. A recent study done by the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine found that interacting with animals can increase one’s level of oxytocin, a hormone that helps us feel happy and trusting. humans. Speaking of humans, these monkeys are small and the perfect size to sit on a human lap and cuddle, offering their person emotional support as well as physical assistance. Does Animal Therapy Really Work? By now you have a better