Joy for All: Companion Pets
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Hasbro Joy for All companion pets are designed to provide company to persons who may be at risk for loneliness or isolation.company
From the website: "JOY FOR ALL Companion Pets are designed to bring comfort, companionship and fun to elder loved ones. With realistic fur and pet-like sounds - and sensors that respond to petting and hugs with familiar pet-like actions - Companion Pets deliver a soothing, joyful experience that inspire smiles, laughter and fond memories for people of all ages."
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