Pet Partners

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Pet Partners Conference

Join Pet Partners at our 2017 conference, Professionalizing the Passion. With two full days of presentations on topics spanning current research and best practices, you won’t want to miss out. Registration is open until August 23rd!

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Take the Quiz: Is Your Pet a Suitable Therapy Animal?

Does your dog have what it takes to be a therapy dog?

Have you ever considered volunteering with your dog, cat, alpaca, or one of our other nine species? See if your best friend would be a good fit for our program by taking the quiz!

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Volunteer Center

Cats can be therapy animals too at Pet Partners

Ready to join more than 15,000 volunteers making a difference in their communities? Click through the volunteer center to sign in or create a new account.

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Canine Body Language and Infection Prevention

Learn how to properly read what your dog is trying to tell you, and the best practices to help prevent the spread of infection while visiting.

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How Our Program is Different

Learn why Pet Partners is the best choice for you, for your animal, and for your local hospital or nursing home.

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About Us

  • Visit our Team Stories page to read about some of the life-changing moments shared by Pet Partners teams across the country.

  • Since our founding in 1977, Pet Partners has been at the forefront of education and demonstration of the health benefits of Animal-Assisted Interventions.

  • Pet Partners will be featured on PBS’ Voices In America series later this year. Watch a preview now: The Power of the Human Animal Bond