Maybe you and your pet could train and become a Hospice Volunteer!!
Nursing Placement Hospice and Palliative Care Sponsors Pet Therapy training!
You and your dog can get involved in the rewarding world of animal-assisted therapy.
- Skills assessed in this test include:
- Accepting a friendly stranger
- Walking through a crowd
- Sit and down on command
- Being petted by several people
- And other elements of being a successful and relaxed therapy dog
For more information contact Kelly, Hospice Volunteer Coordinator 401-728-6500
If you have not previously been registered with Pet Partners, you must take the Handlers course offered through Pet Partners either online or in person before you are evaluated. There is an additional fee to Pet Partners for the Handlers course and final registration.