The Little Dog Laughed

Animal-Assisted Therapy

 

 

We teach relationship and
problem-solving skills to
youths through classes in
positive dog training.

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OUR MISSION

To use the joy of dog training in support of behavioral therapy professionals in their effort to nurture empathy and non-violent problem solving skills.

WHO WE ARE

We are an all-volunteer 501(c)3 organization serving the Portland Metro area. Our therapy teams are dog/handler pairs who are ably assisted by others who share the vision.

WHAT WE DO

Our S.T.A.R. (See Tag And Reward) Teams teach relationship and problem-solving skills to at-risk youths through classes in positive dog training. 

Meet Our S.T.A.R. Team Partners