When we were thinking about training to become a therapy dog team, we weren’t sure if our Labradoodle Bernie McSquare would enjoy visiting with people. On Bernie’s first Christmas Eve, he showed us he would be a therapy dogtor pro! Learn more about how we were inspired to begin training for certific
My 14yold wants to trail our 6yold Golden Retriever to be a therapy dog so she can do volunteer work as the handler. Here's our adventure trying to turn our goofy dog into a well trained service dog. Training Our Dog to Be a Therapy Dog :: PragmaticMom #servicedog #therapydog #dogs #GoldenRetriever
Labradoodles are very intelligent and generally regarded as easy to train due to their easy-going temperaments and desire to connect with and please their humans. They have curious minds, and most will thrive on training if they get the chance to exercise their grey matter with some fun. Some Labradoodles are professionally trained to a very high standard to become guide or therapy dogs. <<-read more #labradoodletraining
Have you been considering a therapy pet for your child with special needs? Service animals can help your child in the classroom as well as at home. Service pets can even help with other therapies such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy. And service dogs aren't the only type of service pet students benefit from in school. Discover these 6 Amazing benefits of therapy pets today.