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Pet Therapy

Sylvester’s Pet Therapy program offers compassionate care by certified therapy dogs that visit patient areas throughout the cancer center to provide stress relief, bring joy and give comfort to our patients, visitors and staff.  Benefits offer compassionate care.

Pet Therapy animal volunteers must be a member in good standing with an American Kennel Club (AKC) certifying organizations… and meet eligibility requirements must be…

Certifying Organizations

Eligibility Requirements

  • Spayed/neutered and at least 1 year old
  • Certified Canine Good Citizen
  • Deemed a good fit in a hospital/healthcare environment.

To become a pet therapy volunteer, owners/handlers must complete the volunteer process. Click here for more information.

Cancer Support Services

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