Assist Training Therapy Dogs


(41.24577,-72.99748)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Animal Assisted Therapy Services4 Oxford RoadBuilding DMilford, CT 06460
Group Class
Group Class

About

Volunteers are needed to assist in our training classes for owners and their dogs striving to become AaTs Credentialed Therapy Teams.
While training to take the Public Access Test, volunteers will play act roles for class participants. These may include being a "crowd" the dog must walk through, accepting grooming, staying seated during greetings between humans, leaving food dropped from a restaurant table on the floor, etc.
Volunteers must be 14 years and older.

Skills

  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Animal Therapy
  • Professional Development
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • One hour weekly
  • Must enjoy animals. Good theatrical skills. Outgoing personality. Mature.

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