Manny Crisostomo/ mcrisostomo@sacbee.com

Hope, a miniature horse, has joined the team of Paws on Call therapy pets at Sutter Medical Center in Sacramento, Calif., on Tuesday, July 8, 2014. Hope’s owner, Lisa Schaeffer, has been training her 3-year-old miniature horse for the last year to ride the elevators, interact with patients and be housebroken.

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