Joy Unleashed: The Story of Bella, the Unlikely Therapy Dog

Joy Unleashed: The Story of Bella, the Unlikely Therapy Dog

2016 | ISBN: 1510702407 | English | 272 Pages | EPUB | 3 MB


In 2007, Mary Eldergill, a volunteer member of Amigos de Los Animales (Friends of the Animals), discovered a group of newborn puppies on Dead Dog Beach in Puerto Rico. Mary rescued and rehabilitated them and, three months later, they flew to Newark, New Jersey, to be placed in their forever homes.

Jean Baur and her husband adopted one of Mary's rescues?a dog named Bella?and opened her Pennsylvania home to her new best friend. Just as Jean enrolled Bella in certified therapy-dog classes, she lost her job at the age of sixty-five. This new work, visiting hospital patients with her therapy job, gave Jean hope and a new purpose in life.

After moving to Connecticut, Bella's work expanded to nursing homes and elementary schools, as well as local hospitals and cancer centers. She met an Alzheimer's patient who learned to smile again after Bella took a treat from her hand. She also befriended a six-year-old boy with autism (who previously held a deep fear of dogs) along with a disabled hospital patient who was withdrawn and uncommunicative until Bella jumped into the bed with him and coaxed him to open up again.

Jean and Bella's journey into the world of therapy-dog work gave them a bright, new outlook?and has helped countless others overcome their own struggles?while proving to all that broken souls can, indeed, be healed.

Joy Unleashed is a must-read for anyone who appreciates the true power of the human-canine bond.

Download:

http://longfiles.com/x5xa5jpvqqa4/Joy_Unleashed_The_Story_of_Bella-_the_Unlikely_Therapy_Dog.epub.html

[Fast Download] Joy Unleashed: The Story of Bella, the Unlikely Therapy Dog


Ebooks related to "Joy Unleashed: The Story of Bella, the Unlikely Therapy Dog" :
Baby Be Mine: The Shocking True Story of a Woman Who Murdered a Pregnant Mother to Steal Her Child
Sarmiento¡¯s Travels in the U.S. in 1847
A House in St John's Wood
Revival! Revolution! Rebirth!
Bukowski in a Sundress: Confessions from a Writing Life
The Narrow Door: A Memoir of Friendship
Life and Death of Leon Trotsky
I'd Rather Wear Pajamas
Theodora: Actress, Empress, Saint (Women in Antiquity)
Capone: A Photographic Portrait of America's Most Notorious Gangster
Copyright Disclaimer:
This site does not store any files on its server. We only index and link to content provided by other sites. Please contact the content providers to delete copyright contents if any and email us, we'll remove relevant links or contents immediately.