Skip to Main Content

Pet Therapy

Pet therapy can help reduce anxiety and stress and improve your state-of-mind and well-being while undergoing cancer treatment. Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center offers pet therapy services for our patients and their families.

To learn more about our pet therapy program at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, call 305-243-5966.

Want to be a pet therapy volunteer?

If you want to help provide support and bring smiles to our patients living with cancer, you must:

  • Have your dog certified as a Canine Good Citizen through Canine Assisted Therapy or other certifying agency
  • Have proof of insurance and current health certificate for your dog
  • Become a Sylvester volunteer

Please contact our Volunteer Services Office for more information or to schedule an interview.

Cancer Support Services

Contact us today to learn more or request an appointment.