Elderly man is moved by small therapy pony Elderly people meet with large therapy horse Girl in wheelchair hugs therapy pony Man is very happy to see therapy pony


In this Nov. 13, 2014 photo, patient Emily Pietsch spends time with Mystery one of two miniature horses from 'Mane in Heaven' that made a visit to the pediatric unit at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Mystery and Lunar, small as big dogs, are equines on a medical mission, to offer comfort care and distraction therapy for ailing patients. It is a role often taken on by dogs in health-care settings _ animal therapy, according to studies and anecdotal reports, may benefit health, perhaps even speeding healing and recovery. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)


Old man meets therapy horse
Therapy pony greets woman in hospital bed
Tiny mini therapy pony is held up to meet old man
Woman hugs therapy pony
Woman in wheelchair meets tiny therapy pony

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