These folks use therapy chickens to fend off dementia

Readers enjoyed my recent story about Snuffles, the therapy pig, visiting the residents at the Phillips-Strickland House here in Bangor. Here’s a fun video about therapy chickens.

I think interacting with animals helps people develop and maintain their essential emotional strength.



Meg Haskell

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Meg Haskell is a curious second-career journalist with two grown sons, a background in health care and a penchant for new experiences. She lives in Stockton Springs. Email her at