Why Dogs?

Studies have shown that Therapy Dogs...​

Reduce stress and anxiety with a corresponding  decrease in blood pressure, heart rate, and stress hormone cortisol

Increase “health inducing and social inducing” hormones such as oxytocin, dopamine and endorphins

Provide social support and motivation

Make therapy fun and engaging

Provide immediate feedback and opportunity for clients to practice skill sets and recalibrate

Destigmatise therapy

Safety

Your safety is of utmost importance to us. All interactions with our Therapy Dogs are supervised. 

​Our Therapy Dogs:

  • Are professionally trained

  • Are specifically selected for their warm and friendly temperament

  • Have regular check ups with the veterinarian, and are certified to be healthy