Archives for Pet Assisted Therapy

Pugs and Kisses

  Therapy dogs come in all shapes and sizes! Chloe is a 4-year-old Pug, owned by Justyna and Craig Della Valle, and she has been a therapy dog for the past two years.
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Amazing Nonprofit – 1Pet 1Vet

  At ballparks all across the US servicemen and women are honored during games for their service and sacrifice. On Wednesday, May 31 at the Cubs vs. Dodgers game veteran, Former 3rd Ranger Battalion veteran Joe Trainor, Jr. was recognized for his service during the top of the 4th inning. Trainor is the founder and president of 1Pet 1Vet, which is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to “pair one special pet with that one special veteran…saving two lives, two at a time.”
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Salute to Working Pets!

Animals can do wonders; not only can they put smiles on our faces, they can also provide rehabilitation and service! In honor of Labor Day this past weekend, we’ve decided to spotlight a few Chicago organizations – & the animals that complete them who bring new meaning to the saying “man’s best friend.”
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