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Therapy Dogs by Dan Lynn

It’s often said that Therapy Dogs are born, not made. Just about any dog can be a licensed, certified Therapy Dog, provided he has the calm, sweet disposition & temperament to work with humans and even other animals, and has the intelligence to be trained to the specific requirements of therapy dog work. It’s often demanding work, requiring dogs to be petted, often by strangers – sometimes awkwardly in the case of children and older people – and to be always “up” to meet new people. Read More.