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  1. Covenant Creatures

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    As a religious and charitable organization based in Thurston County, Washington, Covenant Creatures will provide a broad base of services and assistance that include but are not limited to -  material and educational assistance for: Street pets and their owners, the working poor, the...

  2. Pets Against Loneliness (PAL)

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    Pets Against Loneliness is a group of volunteers in north London bringing together older members of the community with well-behaved dogs and their owners for the purposes of joy and the alleviation of loneliness. PAL is guided by three key values: community, companionship, and...

  3. Danny Donkey & Pals

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    Danny Donkey & Pals is an organization that provides specially trained donkeys to visit schools, hospitals, hospices and care homes. The donkeys travel throughout the UK to interact with children and adults with disabilities & special needs, those who are ill and the elderly. 

  4. Therapeutic Equestrian Center

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    TEC is a nonprofit 501(c)3 service organization that provides year-round, horse-related activities, and therapeutic riding to people young and old living with special needs, including veterans and active military members.  Our programs are designed to help children to seniors find hope,...

  5. Infinity Equine Therapy, Inc. (I.E.T.)

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    The mission of Infinity Equine Therapy, Inc. is to provide the benefits of the horse and human bond while promoting a positive environment for individuals to participate in an array of stimulating and challenging activities. I.E.T.’s professional approach addresses its clients’...

  6. Robinson Outreach at Rivercross Ranch (ROARR)

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    Robinson Outreach at RiverCross Ranch strives to relieve the conditions associated with youth and elderly in need, by providing Equine Assisted Learning and related therapies.

  7. Newtown-Strong Therapy Dogs

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    On December 14, 2012, we lost twenty six precious angels in our town … six beautiful adults nd twenty wondrous and special children.  The world was undeniably shaken to the core, and we in Sandy Hook and Newtown felt utterly helpless and lost in the face of such unbelievable horror...

  8. Paws From The Heart

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    We are a compassionate and supportive 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to bringing qualified and specialty trained pet therapy dog teams into local communities to deliver various outreach programs while  promoting  health, happiness and healing to those in need.  We...

  9. Dr Dog

    Animals Asia’s Dr Dog is an innovative animal-assisted therapy programme that provides people in need with what they need most – a best friend. The programme is also changing the way people feel about dogs. In China, where we focus our work, Dr Dog is challenging beliefs and changing...

  10. National Capital Therapy Dogs, Inc.

    National Capital Therapy Dogs, Inc. (NCTD) is a non-profit, all-volunteer organization that provides animal-assisted therapy to many people in health facilities, shelters, schools and libraries.  Established in 1990, NCTD has steadily expanded its operations, and is now recognized as one of...

  11. Canine Concern

    Canine Concern helps the sick, lonely and elderly by providing visiting dogs to homes and hospitals.Canine Concern volunteers visit care home residents and hospital patients for about an hour each week or fortnight, on a regular basis, so that a good rapport is beginning to be established after...

  12. Taiwan Dr. Dog Program

    The Taiwan Dr. Dog program was initiated by Ms. Shirley Chen in 1999, with help from Animal Asia Foundation in Hong Kong. It provides regular visits to nursing homes, hospitals and special education centers in the Taipei, TaiChung and KaoHsiung areas in Taiwan. Currently, the Taiwan Dr. Dogs...

  13. Instituto Nacional de Acoes e Terapias Assistidas por Animais

    The INATAA (National Institute of Securities and Animal Assisted Therapy) is a non-governmental organization founded in 2008 with the aim of providing the elderly and sick children improvement in physical, emotional and mental health through the therapeutic benefits of human-animal...

  14. Furry Tales

    Furry Tales is a project designed to improve the well-being of older people in East London by providing contact with animals and a connection to the local farming community.We are based at Stepney City Farm and work with residential homes, day care centres, befriending services and individuals...

  15. Pets are Wonderful Support (PAWS) New York

    The mission of PAWS NY is to help New York City’s most vulnerable residents remain with their pets by delivering critical programs and services through a community of partners and volunteers. Our programs help keep pets in their homes while protecting and promoting the human-animal bond...

  16. Norsk Organisasjon for Dyreassistert Terapi (NODAT)

    Nodat (Norwegian Organisation for Animal-assisted therapy ) is a nationwide membership- driven organization . Nodat 's purpose is to work for health promotion using animals. This is a voluntary supplement to existing healthcare services. Nodat works for health and wellness through interaction...

  17. Caregiver Canines

    Caregiver Canines was started in 2009 as one of the free services provided by Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey to homebound senior citizens in Ocean County.We bring joy and companionship to the elderly, home-bound, and those with dementia by providing them with therapy dog visits. A...

  18. Pet Pals Therapy

    Pet Pals Therapy are specialists in providing animal therapy to the elderly and adults with learning disabilities. A Pet Pals Therapy session provides service users with a low energy, relaxation based activity programme. Visiting once a month, Pet Pals Therapy provides an hour session using a...

  19. Fairfax Pets On Wheels, Inc.

    Fairfax Pets On Wheels brings together loving companion pets and Fairfax County residents of nursing homes and assisted-living facilities. FPOW is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) organization sponsored by the Fairfax Area Agency on Aging. Since 1987, we’ve provided pet visitation through a...

  20. Columbia River Pet Partners

    Columbia River Pet Partners is a Community Partner of the national Pet Partners organization. We are based in Vancouver, WA, just across the Columbia River from Portland, OR, and serve the greater Vancouver–Portland area and beyond. Our mission is to enrich people's lives and promote...