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    Infectious Disease Prevention Section
    Mail Code: 1927
    PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street, Suite G401
    Austin, TX 78714

    Phone: (512) 776-7676
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 Animal Friendly Program, Animal Ownership, Animal Bites)

Recommendations: Animals in Health-Care Facilities

If you have a client who is involved in animal assisted activities/animal assisted therapy or resident animal programs at health-care facilities, you may find this guideline of special interest.

The section is headed, "Recommendations --- Animals in Health-Care Facilities," and can be found below. To view the entire document go to

Recommendations --- Animals in Health-Care Facilities (PDF)

Last updated March 8, 2021