Want to find out more about volunteering with your pet?
In Good Company has been involved in Animal Assisted Activities since 2008 through Pet Partners (former Delta Society). You can learn more by clicking on the Pet Partners logo to go to their website. If you still have questions or want to exchange ideas, contact us and we'll be happy to chat with you.
Did you know that although dogs are the most common pets for volunteering with,
they are not the only type of animal suited for pet therapy?
That's right! Pet Partners evaluates and registers the following species:
Volunteering with a pet is a lot of fun, but it does not come without important responsibilities and considerations. You can click here to read about the ethical considerations involved in AAA (animal assisted activities), and click here to take the Pet Partners quiz to see if AAA (animal assisted activities) might be a good activity for you and your pet. If you feel your pet is appropriate for this task and would enjoy interacting with different types of people in different types of environments, I encourage you to consider this rewarding way to volunteer in your community.