Dog-assisted therapy incorporates dogs into the treatment plan to complement and enhance a more traditional therapeutic approach. It can be useful inContinue Reading
Service dogs are trained to perform specific tasks to assist someone who has a disability. They keep them safe and support their independence. In conContinue Reading
Therapists in pediatric care settings use therapy dogs for observing and monitoring the child’s behaviour with the dog and their tone of voice when inContinue Reading
In some mental health settings therapy dogs are used alongside conventional treatments, such as trauma therapy or social skills training. Dog therapyContinue Reading
Spending time with dogs has many positive outcomes for humans and affects all aspects of their well-being, physical, mental and emotional.