Purr Therapy Price: $13.95

NEW!  "Purr Therapy", 208 page book.  Author: Kathy McCoy, PhD.  Research has found that petting a cat can lower blood pressure and a cat's purr is thought to help heal body tissues and bones.  In "Purr Therapy", psychotherapist and cat lover, Dr. Kathleen McCoy shows how two very special cats rose to this challenge, how they helped wounded souls to heal and ho w they taught even her in lessons in mindfulness, joyful living, and compassion.She also shows readers how animal-assisted psychotherapy works and gives them an intimate and moving insie look at how Timmy and Marina worked with patients, how their double role as animal companions and co-therapists changes lives, and how, after their untimely deaths, the grief by those who knew and loved them led to even more growth and healing.