Pet Pals and Therapy Dogs
Therapy Pets For People
Welcome to Pet Pals. This site was made for those who seek information about therapy dogs and pets for those in need.
The pet pal mascot to left is Lord Hackerman (Hacker for short.) Hacker was trained to help others, and this is his online resource guide.
Where To Find Therapy Dogs
Pet Pals To The Rescue . . . - TDI and Pet Behavior Specialists
Many people are well served by companion animals. Here are a few sources of information pertaining to Therapy Dogs and those who specialize in helping pets help people.
- MATCH-UP Services: PetPals
MATCH-UP volunteers provide companionship for elderly and disabled adults, assist with short-term or one-time tasks, escort people to medical appointments, visit nursing homes with their pets, and help seniors with an in home exercise program.
- PetPals of Texas
Pet Pals of Texas is a volunteer-based, nonprofit organization whose mission is to help improve the quality of life for people with disabilities, the elderly, and terminally ill, by providing the pets they love with support services that will allow t
- Dogs > Dogs Helping People > Therapy Dogs
The Web site for the Dogs: Wolf, Myth, Hero, Friend exhibit at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. This page examines how dogs assist in the physical, emotional, and social therapy of humans.
- SERVICE DOG TASKS FOR PSYCHIATRIC DISABILITIES BY JOAN FROLING
This is an informative list of tasks provided by therapy dogs for the mentally and emotionally challenged.
- Inmates give rescued dogs special care Rootstown group places animals for training at - Dog Forum, D
Inmates give rescued dogs special care Rootstown group places animals for training at Trumbull prison By Mike Sever Record-Courier staff writer In the
Pet Pals Get Along With Everyone
Teaching Your Pet To Help Others . . .
If you are interested in what it takes to be a therapy dog, this book may provide you with additional information.
The Perfect Pet For Therapy
Security blankets, teddy bears, kitty cats, and puppy dogs are also pet pals. Often plush pet pals are a source of comfort for the child or child at heart. Thanks to many talented pet-loving artists, anyone can own a perfect pedigreed pet without the fuss of maintenance. Plush pets cab be incredibly life-like, life-size, and made with love.
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Our four legged friends are here to help. You are welcome to share your pet pal experience here.