High Desert Obedience Club's
"Pet Pals" Program
Do you have a pet that is:
Interested in People
Current on All Vaccinations
Likes to be Touched
Gets Along With Other Pets
You May Be Living With a Future Therapy Dog!!
our schedule of therapy visits
What Makes a Good Therapy Dog?
of the necessities are noted above. By all means, the dog must be social and enjoy
greeting and visiting people. They should also enjoy being petted and touched.
And, of course, they must be under the handler's control at all times. A basic
obedience class is a must. They must be able to function around other dogs. Socialize,
There are several wonderful organizations you can register your therapy dog with.
It is important to register with an organization as they will provide you with
insurance coverage and help you get started. And, of course, they are always
there for support. All pet therapy dogs in the Pet Pals program are registered
with Therapy Dogs, Inc.
For more information please contact Carole - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meet Some of Our Therapy
Therapy Dogs attending the Antelope
Valley Hospitals Volunteer "Thank You" Luncheon the week of April 12th.
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