Volunteering with your pet is a great way to give back to your community.
Whether you are interested in a temperament test for your dog, more information on our organization or discussing goals for your pet, we would to love to hear from you. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or (401)823 8851.
Pet therapy training is available through Dynamic Dog Training, owned and operated by our President, Susan Parker and Vice President, Harry Parker. As a recognized AKC pet therapy organization, teams certified through Paws From The Heart are eligible for the AKC pet therapy title.
Adopting a shelter dog? We have a special place in our hearts for shelter pups and discounts will be extended to recently adopted pets.
All of the teams in our organization will need to have the following:
Dogs must be able to do therapy work without the use of an aversive collar. All teams need to go through two continuing education units and re-certification annually. New teams are
required to have 10 hours of therapy work with a senior handler before going solo. Each teams needs to carry out a minimum of two therapy visits per month at a venue of their choice. Teams also need to participate in group events when the opportunity arises. Dogs
who show signs of behavior issues post-certification will be dismissed. Teams who do not meet these requirements will be asked to leave.