Pet Therapy Dogs Needed for Hospice


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


10800 Midlothian TurnpikeSuite 303Richmond, VA 23235


Heartland Hospice is looking for certified Pet Therapy Dogs and their owners to provide friendly visits to terminally ill patients.

Pet visitor volunteers needed to provide support to terminally ill patients in hospice and family members. Pet therapy volunteers needed to provide friendly visit to our patients!

Dogs must be certified by an organization such as Therapy Dogs International (TDI) or Pet Partners.

Unfortunately the following breeds cannot be accepted: Pit Bulls, Chow, Doberman Pincher, Dalmatian, Rottweiler.

Please contact Volunteer Coordinator at Heartland Hospice for further information! 804-288-0235.

Unfortunately Heartland is only able to accept visits from Therapy Dogs and not other Therapy animals, at this time.


  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care
  • People Skills
  • Animal Therapy
  • Community Outreach

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible!

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