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517 Main StreetAvilla, IN 46710


Sit! Stay! Fetch! Good boy Buddy! Do you have an incredible dog or even cat that truly loves to be with and around people? Then pet visits at LaVerna Terrace would be purrrfect for you and your furbaby! With many of the residents missing their animals, this provides them with an opportunity to get the much needed pet therapy they seek. What could be better than spending a day with you pet and bringing joy to the residents here!


  • Provide facility with any visiting animal’s current vaccinations upon starting visits and annually thereafter
  • Animal must be registered and have a license and tag from the county
  • Know the animal and its temperament and aggression/bite history
  • Know how to recognize the signs of fearfulness of individuals around the animal
  • Assure that animal is clean and healthy
  • Clean any mess the animal may make while in the facility


  • Animal Therapy

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Ongoing scheduled visits 1-4 hours,
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