UCLA People-Animal Connection

“The miracle of animals finding purpose and people finding healing is nothing short of a miracle,” believes Ellie Laks, founder of Gentle Barn and ...

By uclahealth • January 30, 2020

“I thought we were just going for a walk and he surprised me with this mini horse,” says Teresa Do, a first-time mother at Ronald ...

By uclahealth • May 13, 2019

“I like the horse, it was so cute. Blue Moon had a little braid and shoes,” says Margaret Siguenza, who was visiting Ronald Reagan UCLA ...

By uclahealth • January 2, 2019

"My dad's a pediatrician and my mom is a physical therapist, so I grew up in hospitals," says Matt Elias, who has been volunteering with ...

By uclahealth • August 7, 2017

As the election season recedes and the holidays approach, this may be the perfect time to decompress and reflect within about ourselves and our nation. ...

By • November 29, 2016

Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA is not going to the dogs. The dogs ...

By uclahealth • July 12, 2016

Therapists at the Stewart and Lynda Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA (RNPH) are getting excellent results ...

By uclahealth • May 12, 2016

My name is Claudia. I've been a patient at UCLA since I was about 4 years old. I'm 21 almost 22. I've spent much of ...

By user_ch4b5e5fd • December 15, 2015