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Enhancing quality
of life and health
through the human - animal bond

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Therapy Dog Services

Therapeutic Dog Services organisation spans a network of passionate individuals incorporating dogs into Animal Assisted Activities, community visiting programs.

Every team is credentialed, passing through standardised assessment, classroom training, hands-on training, mentorship,  volunteer industry placement, and professional development.

Giving a Hand
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We foster the holistic health and well-being of animals, individuals and families of all abilities in South Australia and surrounding communities through encounters and hands-on participation in animal-assisted intervention services of wellness activity experiences.
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Is your dog spending all his time looking out the window or confined to the backyard watching life passing him by? 

It’s amazing what happens when people see the difference they can make.

Do you own a well mannered dog?

Provide Enrichment for your pet while helping others

Volunteer

 Sharpen your skills.

Animal Assisted Interventions 

Services and Programs

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Enhancing quality of life and health through the human-animal bond

Animal therapy can improve social, emotional and cognitive functioning

As well as increase motivation and participation within functional living environment.

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Animal Assisted Therapist +

The organisation spans a network of highly qualified professionals incorporating animals into treatment.

 

Every certified professional demonstrates skill and expertise regarding the clinical applications of  human-animal interactions. 

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AAI Education and Learning

Courses, resources, and instruments that facilitate AAI teaching and learning for community and professionals.

A blend of online, offline and class room training. 

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Sharpen your skills. Be the best you can be. 

Our training programs are based on our extensive knowledge of bringing together animals and people in a way that benefits both, combining our experience of working with people from a variety of backgrounds with nonabusive animal training.

Therapy Dog Registry

Join the largest Therapy Dog registration body in South Australia.

Membership gives you access to the most comprehensive learning programs and insurance, broadest range of professional development events, full time support staff, national and local representation, and much more.

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AAI Discovery Centre

The Animal Assisted Interventions Discovery Centre, is unique, in being the only animal assisted intervention Discovery centre (rural facility) in Australia.

Courses, resources, and instruments that facilitate AAI teaching and learning for community and professionals.

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The AAIDC Centre strives for excellence in AAI training. We train working animals, train handlers, supply animals to clients, educate the public in the benefits of animals in the rehabilitation of people, and use our working animal knowledge and expertise to assist industry and the media.

JOIN THE MOVEMENT!

It’s amazing what happens when people see the difference they can make.

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