Animal Magic - The Benefits of Pets and Nature for Mental Health

Guide dog puppy, Coco, at Hope Street Xchange
Wednesday, October 9, 2019

We're celebrating World Animal Day and World Mental Health Day 2019 by exploring and highlighting the fantastic benefits of animals, pets and nature on health and wellbeing.

The morning will feature fantastic speakers from Durham Wildlife Trust, The Hen Power Project and The Guide Dogs Association for The Blind alongside brilliant stalls offering you the opportunity to find out more about the work these charities do and buy some perfect pet products.

We've also joined up with The Guide Dogs for The Blind Association to bring some of their best and most goodest dogs to Hope Street Xchange for you to meet.

Find out more about our Guide Dogs Meet & Greet sessions here.

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