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  1. Paws and Think, Inc.

    Paws and Think, Inc. was founded in 2001 as a 501(c)(3) organization to bring the benefits off the human-animal bond to both people and dogs.  Our Mission is Improving lives through the power of the human-dog connection.  We do this through our Youth-Canine programs, helping at-risk or...

  2. Caring K9s Maui

    Caring K9s Therapy Dogs, Maui exists to improve the quality of life for people on Maui through therapy dog visits (both comfort visits and specific animal-assisted therapy), Reading Education Assistance Dogs® programs for children and animal care education.The founder of Caring K9s...

  3. 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...

  4. SWLA Humane Society Dr. Dogs Pet Therapy

    Our therapy dogs have wonderful temperaments that provide comfort & affection to people in stressful situations.  The therapy dog group volunteers at retirement & nursing homes, hospitals, McNeese State University, Calcasieu Parish schools, counseling centers & various community...

  5. The Benefits of Exposure to Animals for Persons with Dementia: A Literature Review

    Contributor(s):: Stephanie Bennett

    This literature review was performed to assess the current standing of the use of animals as a therapeutic agent for individuals suffering from dementia. This area of study is currently broad; therefore the intent of reviewing the current literature was to establish what has been studied at this...

  6. Healing with Paws

    Healing with Paws is an Animal-Assisted Therapy Service located in Northern California.  They provide services in visiting patients, consultation and implementation of animal-assisted therapy programs, and education and speaking for healthcare facilities. Animal Assisted Therapy is a...

  7. Mid South Therapy Dogs

    Mid South Therapy Dogs and Friends is a 501(c)3 Nonprofit charitable organization that is devoted to providing all people, young and old, the opportunity to experience this magic of the human-animal bond. We are an organization of volunteers who provide animal-assisted interactions in health care...

  8. Delta Hearts of Gold

    Delta Hearts of Gold is a "Community Partner" with the International Pet Partners program. As a Community Partner located in Fort Worth, Texas we volunteer, train, evaluate as well as mentor our therapy animal teams. In the spring of 2007, a group of animal enthusiasts, who had been...

  9. WAGS Across Texas

    WAGS Across Texas Charity is a San Antonio, Texas area group of volunteer Therapy Dog Teams that visits hospitals, USO's, military warriors/families and assisted living homes to spread the love of dogs. We are a 501 (C) (3) non Profit. Therapy dogs come in all sizes and breeds. The most...

  10. Dr Paws Pet Therapy Inc.

    Dr Paws Pet Therapy Dogs Inc (501.c3) was formed 20 years ago in 1994, to help new dog handling teams find and fulfill their volunteer efforts and as a support for those teams.  We also provide the community and surrounding locations in helping them find therapy dogs that can visit locally....

  11. TheraPets of Indiana

    TheraPets of Indiana is a non-profit corporation formed to provide animal-assisted therapy and activities in hospitals, nursing homes, school and home settings.  Currently, TheraPets is most active with St. Vincent Hospital, in Indianapolis, where the dogs are on-call 7 days a week, 24 hours...

  12. Animal Angels Foundation

    Animal Angels Foundation is India’s only registered NGO working in the field of Human-Animal Interaction. We are a team of pets / pet owners, volunteers and mental health professionals who provide therapy through the medium of trained therapy animals. “For over 10 years, we have been...

  13. Therapaws of Michigan

    Therapaws strives to share the human-animal bond through therapy teams that visit a variety of individuals in need of animal therapy. Therapaws of Michigan, Inc. (Therapaws), a canine-assisted therapy program, is dedicated to promoting and fostering the human-animal bond in therapeutic and...

  14. Velma's Pets As Therapy

    Pets As Therapy Training School supports Velma’s Pets As Therapy (charity) visiting program. Velma’s Pets As Therapy visiting program is a self-funded, registered charity that operates in NSW covering many locations between Wollongong and Newcastle, Australia.VPAT is known to be the...

  15. Japan Animal Therapy Association

    In order to offer this healing contact with dogs to the many people who eagerly await it, in November 2009, we acquired the authentication from Japanese government to found JATA (Specified Nonprofit Corporation Japan Animal Therapy Association). It is run thanks to the cooperation of all our...

  16. Therapy Animals of San Antonio

    Therapy Animals of San Antonio is an all volunteer non-profit 501(c) (3) tax exempt organization and an affiliate member of the International Association of Human-Animal Interactions Organizations (IAHAIO), and a GuideStar Exchange Gold Participant. We are led by a Board of Directors and publish...

  17. K-9's & Friends

    K-9's & Friends teams are local owners who love sharing their dogs with those in need of canine therapy in the community.  They love to visit and share stories and information about the dogs.  They are available to do both casual meet and greet visits, as well as informational...

  18. Paws Pet Therapy

    PAWS Pet Therapy is a charitable organisation that trains volunteers and their dogs to provide specialised pet therapy to people  with special needs. Paws currently have volunteers trained  to visit people who: have a disability, are frail-aged, have dementia, are children, have...

  19. Guide Dogs Victoria

    From 1 July 1998 Guide Dogs Victoria assumed the business operations of the National Association, known as the Royal Guide Dogs Associations of Australia. This included the Guide Dog breeding, Puppy Raising and training programs as well as Guide Dog and other mobility services for vision impaired...

  20. Hudson Valley Visiting Pet Program

    In addition, to providing companionship (called Animal Assisted Activity), animals in Hudson Valley Visiting Pet Program sometimes participate in a facility's therapy program. In Animal Assisted Therapy, a dog might stand while a patient brushes him order to exercise specific arm muscles, or...