It's encouraging children to develop empathy with animals. It's a peaceful, quiet exercise. They're seeing fearfulness in these animals, and seeing the positive affect they can have, said Klepacki.
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It encourages them to look at things from an animals perspective. That helps them better connect with animals and people in their lives.
The humane society reports that high-energy dogs have also benefited from the program.