Have you ever considered volunteering as a therapy animal team? Pet Partners invites prospective volunteers to attend free, one-hour informational webinars (online interactive presentations) to learn about our Therapy Animal Program. Led by experienced volunteers with the assistance of Pet Partners staff, these sessions will cover the process for becoming a registered therapy animal team with your pet.
Can’t wait? Watch a recorded version by clicking the play button for “Volunteering with Your Pet” at the bottom of the page.
While the Volunteer Center is closed for an update July 9 to July 26 Pet Partners is offering an extensive selection of live webinars. Click the title of the event to register. Review this document to read details about each session.
|9-July||Mon.||9 am||Finding Volunteer Visits|
|10-July||Tues.||10 am||Selecting the Right Visit|
|11-July||Wed.||11 am||Visit Tips and Tricks|
|11-July||Wed.||2 pm||Practicing PETS with Pet Partners|
|12-July||Thurs.||1 pm||Visit Safety and Incident Management|
|13-July||Fri.||2 pm||The Good, the Bad, and the Awkward|
|16-July||Mon.||11 am||Consent and AAI|
|17-July||Tues.||2:30 pm||Grieving the Loss of a Client|
|19-July||Thurs.||9 am||Are You Ready to Evaluate with Pet Partners?|
|19-July||Thurs.||2 pm||Group Visits|
|20-July||Fri.||10 am||Evaluation Master Class|
|23-July||Mon.||1 pm||Tips for Successful Pet Partners Read With Me Visits|
|24-July||Tues.||2 pm||Volunteering as a Minor Handler with Pet Partners|
|25-July||Wed.||9 am||Professionalism in Volunteering|
|26-July||Thurs.||10 am||Pet Partners Volunteer Policy Highlights|
Recordings of previous webinars for current and prospective volunteers are available in the Volunteer Center Resource Library. For best results, leave the keyword field blank and filter by video.
Volunteering with Your Pet informational session that answers the question “What does it take to become a registered Therapy Animal Team with Pet Partners?”
Discover the amazing and colorful connection parrots and other birds can have as therapy animals registered with Pet Partners in this 35-minute presentation!
Take half an hour and learn how to become a registered Pet Partners therapy animal team with your cat.
Spend an hour learning how to register as a guinea pig therapy animal team, how to visit safely, and what to expect during your team evaluation. Questions and answers included.
This video, including an extensive question and answer session, provides an overview of becoming a therapy animal team with your mini horse.
Discover what it takes to register as a therapy animal team with a llama. The video is 52 minutes long and includes a question and answer period at the end.