When Teddy brought Andy back from beyond; waking his owner from a coma.

When Andy Szasz, 65, developed pneumonia while being treated for bowel cancer the doctors at Southampton General needed to put him into a medically induced coma. The situation was very worrying. [...]

When Teddy brought Andy back from beyond; waking his owner from a coma.2019-02-11T11:10:55+00:00

Announcement concerning the passing of our friend and colleague: Dinah Baynton-Dibley.

We are very sad to announce that Dinah Baynton-Dibley, who worked at Pets As Therapy as Placement Officer, died on 1 November 2018. Dinah loved dogs and was passionate about her work at Pets As Therapy, and over the years [...]

Announcement concerning the passing of our friend and colleague: Dinah Baynton-Dibley.2018-11-21T15:55:52+00:00

Anne and Gill complete the Blenheim Triathlon for Pets as Therapy!

Last weekend Anne and her friend Gill took on a tough challenge and completed the Blenheim Triathlon to raise money for Pets as Therapy. For every £75 raised a Read2Dog is produced. This was a fantastic achievement, and helps us to continue [...]

Anne and Gill complete the Blenheim Triathlon for Pets as Therapy!2019-02-25T13:50:23+00:00

Doug The Pug – A Working Dog’s Tale by Cate Archer

  Doug the Pug is a wonderfully sweet natured little dog.  As a Therapy Dog, he enjoys each and every one of his working days generously sharing warmth and kindness with all those who need a little tender loving care [...]

Doug The Pug – A Working Dog’s Tale by Cate Archer2017-03-29T12:28:01+00:00

Prince charmed by Little Dorrit, the tiny dog that helps people with dementia

The Prince of Wales was charmed by a tiny dog that helps people with dementia when he visited a hospital to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the British Geriatrics Society. The Prince of Wales was charmed by a tiny [...]

Prince charmed by Little Dorrit, the tiny dog that helps people with dementia2017-03-15T10:24:44+00:00

Sausage is named HiLife PAT Dog of the Year at Crufts

A lovable Staffordshire Bull Terrier from Jersey proved he was a ‘hot dog’ at Crufts when he was crowned winner of HiLife PAT Dog of the Year. Sausage and his proud owner Angie Seedhouse, who are both volunteers with the charity [...]

Sausage is named HiLife PAT Dog of the Year at Crufts2017-03-15T10:39:28+00:00

Pet and Patient – OT Magazine Article

OT Magazine (Occupational Therapy) published a great article about volunteers Pam and David Coombs with their three dogs and one cat. Read the article here on pages 64-65: https://issuu.com/2apublishing/docs/ot_jan_feb_17-issuu If you have a story you would like shared on our website or on [...]

Pet and Patient – OT Magazine Article2017-02-08T13:46:42+00:00