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Is My Dog Suitable To Be A Therapy Dog?


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Kim Hallworth
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Are you interested in involving your dog at work? Do you have clients or students whom might benefit from interacting with your dog? Perhaps you would like to give back to your local community by taking your dog for visits at a nursing home or hospital to provide some joy to those people. This short course outlines the requirements for a successful therapy dog allowing you to determine the suitability of your dog.

Topics Covered:

  • Basic Requirements
  • Obedience
  • Manners
  • Sociability
  • Separation Confidence
  • Fears & Phobias
  • Conflicting Roles

Further Short Courses To Consider Enrolling In:

  • Preparing Your Dog To Be A Therapy Dog
  • Therapy Dogs Are Not Service Dogs
  • An Introduction To Multi - Disciplinary Animal Assisted Interactions (AAI)

Lead The Way Website:

https://leadthewayinstitute.com.au/

Here is the course outline:

1. Is My Dog Suitable To Be A Therapy Dog?

Are you interested in involving your dog at work? Do you have clients or students that might benefit from interacting with your dog? Perhaps you would like to give back to your local community by taking your dog for visits at a nursing home or hospital to provide some joy to those people. This short course outlines the requirements for a successful therapy dog allowing you to determine the suitability of your dog. If after this short course you feel your dog meets the requirement then feel free to head over to Lead the Way's website (www.leadtheway.com.au) to see how you can get your dog certified as a therapy dog.

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