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Greenbrier Academy’s Cat Rescue Program: The Value of Compassion

By Greenbrier Academy / December 17, 2017

While many people think of dogs as emotional support animals, cats are quickly becoming the go-to choice for individuals with anxiety, depression, PTSD and other mental health challenges. Felines not only help keep people company and prevent them from feeling alone or lonely, they also boost serotonin production in the brain, which greatly improves mood.…

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Rescue Them, Rescue Yourself: The Many Health Benefits of Animal Rescue

By Greenbrier Academy / February 3, 2017

Each year, thousands of pets can be found in animal shelters across the country. With the help of your daughter, Greenbrier Academy continues to make a significant dent in that number. Our boarding school offers a canine rescue program, a tangible practice of altruism and a lifesaving gift for pets that have been abandoned by their previous…

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