Pet Therapy Paradise Park | 719-544-0018
Julie Ann Allender, Ed.D | Psychologist, Pueblo, CO
This virtual pet therapy stress exercise is designed for Lark
Eshelman in memoriam of her wonderful son Daniel Eshelman.
Items needed: an
a leash of any sorts
Time: 15 minutes
The following dog(s) or any other of your choosing can be used for this
exercise. It is a cost effective exercise, guaranteed to make you and everyone
you come into contact with laugh and is guaranteed also to decrease your stress
Take this dog (or other) by picture or imagination to your
door and put on the leash.
Now go out for a 15 minute dog walk anywhere you
Make sure you walk somewhere you can relax & feels
When you return be careful to return the dog leash to it's
rightful spot so you will know where to find it for the next virtual dog
Advantages of a virtual dog walk:
1. No worry about your dog messing up
someone's lawn or garden
2 . No worry about your dog biting
someone, unless you become your dog and do it yourself.
3. No poop to pick up
4. No pulling on a leash. This dog
5. Nothing but pure fun.
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