How to be a Therapy Dog?
by Nate Just
Dogs have to go through pre-screening.
-friendly with people other dogs
Teddy the Airedale by Kristine Lacoste/Pets Advisor
They have to go to school
They have to go to therapy class and learn:
- basic commands
- they pretend to go to a school or a hospital
Going to get certified
Once your dog is done with the class it must be certified.The dog and owner must see the vet for medical and vaccine history.When done your good dog team!
It takes a fabulous well trained dog and caring, responsible handler to become a good dog team!