Jessica Mischner

Paro Robo-Seals to the Rescue!

by , 05/21/09

Paro Baby Seal Bot, animal therapy, alternative medicine, robotic animals, robots, roboseals, paro

Animal therapy
is nothing new in the medical community–it’s been proven to aid in mental and social stimulation among sick and elderly patients–but can a robotic animal actually improve anyone’s quality of life? Paro, the folks behind these adorable baby seal robots (also named Paro), say yes! They believe their pacifier-toting seals-bots can be just as effective in patient healing as any live animal–without requiring any cleanup, feeding, or upkeep. It’s pretty brilliant, if you ask us.

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