Professional Development Centre
Assistance Intervention Dog Team
We provide advanced trained Assistance Intervention Dogs, to assist in goal-orientated programs to many people in the community. Providing service delivery of dog assisted activities, education, literacy, and therapy to over 10,000 people a year.
Assistance Intervention Dogs assist individuals and groups of people within goal-orientated programs. Qualified professionals work alongside specifically trained dogs for the level of professional work in healthcare and social service settings.
All dogs in this team are owned by Therapeutic Dog Services Incorporated and are credentialed in the intensive training regime over a two year period, which includes learning all the skills and tasks that might be called on for their work within various Animal Assisted Intervention Programs. Activities, Education, and Therapy.