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Pet Partners® - NSDC

Organization URL(s)

www.petpartners.org/
info@petpartners.org

Other Contact Information

875 124th Avenue NE Suite 101
Bellevue, WA 98005
425-679-5500 (Voice)
425-679-5539 (FAX)

Description

Pet Partners®, formerly Delta Society®, was established in 1977. The mission of the organization is to improve human health through therapy, service and companion animals. Pet Partners provides INFORMATION about service dogs and a directory of service dog trainers on their website; they do not train or place service dogs. Pet Partners also provides training for HANDLERS, evaluation and registration for people/animal teams who want to provide animal-assisted activities/therapy in their communities through their Therapy Animal Program. Pet Partners provides information about research done on the health benefits of pets and animal-assisted therapy on their website.

Print Resources

Interactions, a semiannual magazine, keeps members up to date on the latest research and programs. Audio-visual materials, books, articles, online bibliography and other reference materials published on the subject of human-animal interactions.

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Review Date

Thursday, Aug 30, 2012