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Pets and seniors make friends. John Cowan; a resident of Cedarbrook Lodge retirement home is Scarborough; gets a kick out of playing with a kitten from the Scarborough Animal Centre. The Pet-A-Pet program; sponsored by the animal centre; began at the Markham Rd. lodge last May after manager; Don Mitton; read about similar programs in San Francisco; Dallas; Fort Worth and London; Ont. The centre plans to take animals to seven or eight seniors' homes a month. Open in full size

Pets and seniors make friends. John Cowan; a resident of Cedarbrook Lodge retirement home is Scarborough; gets a kick out of playing with a kitten from the Scarborough Animal Centre. The Pet-A-Pet program; sponsored by the animal centre; began at the Markham Rd. lodge last May after manager; Don Mitton; read about similar programs in San Francisco; Dallas; Fort Worth and London; Ont. The centre plans to take animals to seven or eight seniors' homes a month.

Picture, 1985, English

Pets and seniors make friends. John Cowan; a resident of Cedarbrook Lodge retirement home is Scarborough; gets a kick out of playing with a kitten from the Scarborough Animal Centre. The Pet-A-Pet program; sponsored by the animal centre; began at the Markham Rd. lodge last May after manager; Don Mitton; read about similar programs in San Francisco; Dallas; Fort Worth and London; Ont. The centre plans to take animals to seven or eight seniors' homes a month.

Picture, 1985, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto and Toronto Metro - Homes for Aged - 1974 and on

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0116484f