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Faces of the QEH – Evie, Bucko and Chance

“Therapy dogs bring joy to patients visiting the QEH Emergency Room”

There are now three beautiful Shih Tzus that can be found at the QEH Emergency Room twice a week: Evie, Bucko and Chance. Thanks to an idea hatched in 2015 between Joan Coffin, QEH Social Worker and Mike MacDonald, QEH Emergency Room Nurse Manager, a collaboration with Therapeutic Paws of Canada, PEI chapter, has resulted in therapy dogs bringing comfort to patients waiting in the QEH ER.  Read More

In photo from left to right: Joan Coffin, Earla Moore holding Evie, and Wendy Bonnell holding Chance.