Mission Statement

The PAWSitive Therapy Troupe is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) public charity dedicated to sharing registered therapy dogs with individuals in a wide variety of health care and educational settings--bringing comfort, support and encouragement through the unique healing power of the human-animal bond.


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Meet Our Active Therapy Dogs




Skylar (PAL/ AKC name: Mr. Summa cum Laude “Skylar”)


Rough Collie


January 28, 2015


63 lbs.


Skylar is a VERY friendly and outgoing dog. He loves all people, loves toys, and LOVES treats! He is both sweet and funny.


  • Family Dog classes
  • Impulse Control
  • Circus School for Dogs (Trick class)
  • Canine Good Citizen
  • Therapy Dog Skills classes
  • Rally


  • Canine Good Citizen
  • Pet Partners Therapy Registration
  • Read With Me dog (Pet Partners)
  • Walk With Me Dog (Pet Partners)
  • Novice, Intermediate, Advanced Trick Dog (AKC)
  • Novice, Intermediate Trick Dog (DMWYD)
  • Introduction Rally title with Excellence (Cynosport)
  • Fourth place, Fifth place, First place (perfect score)—Introduction Rally runs

How do you know that your dog loves therapy work?

Skylar loves people—especially children—and enjoys interacting with them, being petted and loved, AND giving love in return.

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Contact Us

For general information on Animal-Assisted Activities/Therapy, visit the Pet Partners web site.

If you are already a registered Pet Partner Team and would like to become involved yourself, please fill out our online application.

If you have further questions about the PAWSitive Therapy Troupe, contact us at: