How to Become a Pet Therapy Team With Your Dog and Make a Difference Today

How to Become a Pet Therapy Team With Your Dog and Make a Difference Today

Do you think your dog will make a great candidate for a Therapy Dog? Do you have a little extra time to volunteer in your community with your dog? What is a Therapy Dog? The term “Therapy Dog” refers to a volunteer dog and handler team that have met the evaluation requirements to officially visit nursing homes, hospitals, schools, disaster areas and other areas where comfort and support can be provided. Conversely, a service dog is a dog trained specifically to provide assistance to individual with either a physical or mental disability, and an emotional support dog is one that … Continue reading

17 Ways to Give Back to the Pet Community in 2017

Give Back to Pet Community and Help Create Lives to Dogs

The pet community is a tight network of animal lovers, who work tirelessly for the sole purpose of sharing the joys of pet ownership, as well as raising voices for the voiceless.   If you’ve ever looked at the needs in the animal community and wondered how you could help out, wonder no more! Below you will find 17 ways to give back to the Pet Community in 2017. Find Your Local Rescue, Humane Society, or Animal Shelter Volunteer to help out by cleaning cages, walking or training dogs, playing with cats, or helping out at feeding time. Donate food, … Continue reading