Pet therapy a way of life for dog and owner



Just call me Kolya

By Michael Picarella
pic@theacorn.com

Dogs aren’t called "man’s best friend" for no reason. They’re gentle, loving companions and, in the toughest times, they’ll be there to put a smile on your face.
Kolya, a 145-pound Great Pyrenees dog, has been making hospitalized patients and others smile for more than five years. He and his owner, Agoura Hills resident Betty Walsh, participate in a pet therapy program at UCLA.
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