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