Bakewell care home residents welcome feathered friends

A disabled chicken named Dill and her sister Rosemary paid a visit to a Bakewell care home as part of an animal therapy session.

Friday, 2nd February 2018, 1:00 pm
Updated Friday, 2nd February 2018, 1:05 pm

The chickens belong to breeder Wendy Watkins, who took them along to Burton Closes Hall Care Home for the residents to meet.

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Animal therapy sessions help to improve social interaction and lessen the effects of loneliness and depression.

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