Dogs provide comfort and joy to people who live or must
stay in a care facility. Regardless of how residences look
the dogs are happy to see them.
Dogs often achieve things that the use of drugs cannot. It
has been proven that through petting and talking to animals,
patient's blood pressure is lowered, shyness is relieved,
depression is eased. Not to mention the smiles the dogs receive.
dogs that are social,healthy,consistant with basic skills
at least 1 year of age are eligible to be tested for TDI (Therapy
International) certification. Participation in any type of
is not a requirement.
(Therapy Dogs International) certified evaluator #855
free to contact me with questions or testing dates.
American Kennel Club offers certification for those dogs that
have received training and are well behaved members in their
home and community.
am also a certified evaluator for the American Kennel Club's
Good Citizen program, and if you have any questions please