Volunteer Therapy Dog Birdie Speaks about Animal Friends’ Cancer Caring Center

Apr 16 2014

Hi there! My name is Kaitlin Hilinski.  I am the Therapeutic Services Program Assistant here at Animal Friends.  One of the many programs I manage is our monthly visits with The Cancer Caring Center. Each month (when the weather’s nice!) …

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Animal Friends’ Pet Therapy Teams Visit Veterans

Jul 10 2013

By Jeff Geissler, Communications Assistant A veteran clad in Steelers garb vigorously spun the wheels of his chair and glided down the hallway at the Southwestern Veterans Center in Pittsburgh. “Is that a dog I hear? Do we have a …

Posted in By Jeff Geissler, dog, pet therapy, ricky, therapy, veterans, volunteer