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5: The “Magic” Connection- Dogs and Our Wellbeing

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Series 6 Episode 5

In this episode I talk to Steve Lovelace about the therapeutic benefits of dogs and the magic that is the relationship between a dog and its owner.

Steve is a returning guest from Series 2 episode 3 “When life gives you lemons- Spinal Injury, Triathlons & Helping Others”.

We cover:

·Why our relationship with dogs is so special.

·The Therapeutic benefit of dogs for your physical and mental health.

·Steve’s dog and supporting his journey with a devastating spinal injury.

·The support of Steve’s dog with his emotional health and he navigates the up’s and down’s of his injury and rehabilitation journey.

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