Deirdre was looking for a dog that would be good for therapy work and decided on a Goldendoodle as a breed.
The rescue group said no one wanted her at age 10. Mike said: “Perfect”
Jan and Mike’s Pet Partner is Cricket, a seven-year-old Samoyed.
Since Jack already volunteers at the hospital, it will be a smooth transition to visit UW Hospital & Clinics for this Pet Partners team.
My favorite part of the job is THE WHOLE JOB. I get to ride in my stylin’ turquoise blue stroller. Then I get attention lavished on me for an hour or two. My job description: Purr. Purr. Purr.
Before joining, I volunteered for 10 years so kinda thought I knew a lot. Now, I realize now how much Pet Partners and my Dogs on Call mentors have taught me!
Kay volunteers at the Dane County Humane Society (DCHS) and found Jesse, a Maltese mix, when she came in as a stray. …
Shadow the cat goes to libraries with Pet Partner Laura. Dogs On Call is always looking for more dogs and non-dogs teams to join our current reading program.
Lori has a tag team of two Pomeranian therapy dogs, Pixel (1-1/2 years old) and Deja (7 years old). Pixel came from …
It can be confusing for pet owners to know what sort of help they need and where to find it. The lack of regulation and transparency in the industry can lead pet guardians into pitfalls.
Bill and Jane will be visiting a wide variety of facilities with Morgan – skilled nursing facilities, hospitals, schools, colleges and rehab centers.
Wendy and active Jenga are looking for visiting locations without fragile populations
Moving stories of what our teams experienced during patient visits: This is why we do this! Karen & Pete
Stephanie and Olive will be busy. They plan to visit schools, libraries, dorms, and hospice patients.
Tracy and Oliver plan to visit libraries, schools, and hospitals.
In the collection of dated dog training books I have, there are horror stories worse than I could have imagined. Dog training methods in past years have been far from reward-based methods
The first visiting goal for Sally and Kaylee to visit with hospice patients and families
TJ currently visits at St. Mary’s