How Can I Participate With My Dog?
The PAWSitive Therapy Troupe welcomes the application of potential new volunteer teams.
Qualifications for acceptance into the program include the following:
To apply for membership in the PAWSitive Therapy Troupe you MUST be currently registered as Pet Partner ® Team
- Submission of dog's annual health records, including proof of current rabies vaccination and negative fecal testing
- Satisfactory New Member Interview and Initial Screening
- Completion of Troupe orientation
- Completion of applicable facility-specific orientations, depending on where the applicant would lke to visit
- Completion of "Read With Me" training if applicant would like to participate in reading visits at schools and libraries
- Satisfactory completion of an internship period, ( defined as 6 visits within no more than 6 months) as evaluated by assigned mentor/ site leader and New Member Committee members.
If you would like to join us, please apply online.