Good Connections: Pets bring in smiles and love
The animals and their human volunteers help with therapy at many facilities in the KC area.
By Debra Skodack, The Kansas City Star
Donna Amato and her dog, Pal, spent some quality time recently with resident Paul Lee at Villa St. Francis in Olathe.
A brain aneurysm took words and most movement from Lou Clery, but not his ability to smile his special way — a tilt of his head, a parting of his lips. Clery, 48, does it when he sees his mom. And when he sees a dog.