22 pounds of love
Cricket, a therapy cat, brings happiness and wholeness to hospice patients.
They share time, joy and talents. They help visitors find their way along unfamiliar hallways, sooth newborn babies, and offer cheer to diffuse worries. We salute our more than 2,300 volunteers with this special Health Beat series.
Kiddos at the children's hospital met these creatures and asked all sorts of interesting questions.
... and it worked.