Conversations with Therapy Dog teams
If you’re like me, you find it helpful to build community and connect with others who are also passionate about therapy work with their dogs. That’s why I started Therapy Dog Talk to meet new Therapy Dog teams around the world and learn more about their experiences.
Whether we’re discussing what it’s like to be an evaluator, volunteer in an airport, or the Therapy Dog training process itself, it is always a privilege to get to know each team and to introduce them to you.
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Recent Episodes of Therapy Dog Talk
If you don’t know where you’d like to volunteer with your Therapy Dog, it may be helpful for you to start by looking at the tags in the sidebar and filtering by the type of therapy work you think you might be interested in. For example, maybe you’d like to learn about First Responder Therapy Dogs or Animal Assisted Therapy.
I’ve also made it easy for you to filter by Therapy Dog organization and breed to help you find other teams that you may want to connect with or learn about whether it’s to help inform your own decisions or to build community.
In this 51st episode of Therapy Dog Talk, Jake Windell shares how he and Echo are addressing firefighter mental health in Los Angeles County.
In this 50th episode of Therapy Dog Talk, Nicole Ellis, CPDT-KA, shares many Therapy Dog stories from her own experiences.
In this 49th episode of Therapy Dog Talk, I talk with Adam about his experiences working and volunteering as an Australian Therapy Dog team with his Golden Retriever Sophie.
In this 48th episode of Therapy Dog Talk, I talk with Lena about her experiences volunteering as a first responder therapy dog team with her Sheepadoodle Birdie.
In this 47th episode of Therapy Dog Talk, I talk with Taylor about the Books with Benji library reading experience she’s created with her dog.
In this 46th episode of Therapy Dog Talk, I talk with Lindsay about her experiences working with her Blue Merle Aussiedoodle Tucker as a School Therapy Dog.
In this 45th episode of Therapy Dog Talk, I talk with Monica about her experiences with multiple Dalmatian Therapy Dogs including Quint and Orio.
In this 44th episode of Therapy Dog Talk, I talk with John about how his dog Winston inspired him to create a Pet Therapy Program.
In this 43rd episode of Therapy Dog Talk, I talk with Marcia about how she is avoiding volunteer burnout with her Golden Retriever, Charlie.
In this 42nd episode of Therapy Dog Talk, I interview Nicole about her experience as a volunteer pet therapy team with her rescue dog Eleanor.
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