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Dog Therapy Program

ThedaCare At Home Hospice seeks volunteers for New Therapy Dog Program

ThedaCare At Home Hospice in Waupaca is currently seeking volunteers for the therapy dog program. This program provides visits by registered therapy dogs and their handlers to Hospice patients for the purpose of love, support, comfort and animal companionship. Interested volunteers should have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with many different people. Dogs must be a minimum of one year of age and be calm, gentle, polite and comfortable interacting with unfamiliar people in unfamiliar settings. Comprehensive therapy dog training and registration is provided at no cos to the handler by Molly Johnson, Owner & Consultant with Canine Comfort, LLC.

To learn more about the unique and rewarding volunteer opportunity, contact Molly Johnson at 920-716-1890.