Pets can bring companionship and stability to kids and teens with autism. Pets can also bring friendship to lonely children and introduce new responsibilities to older children and teenagers.
On MyAutismTeam, the social network and online support group parents caring for kids with autism, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Therapy pets are one of the top 10 topics most discussed.
Here are some conversations about therapy pets:
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