advanced therapy dogs

We provide tailored, age appropriate educational programs on dog safety and responsible human-canine socialization. We are passionate about aiding victims of crime, accident or illness through rehabilitation with our Certified Advanced Therapy Dogs. 

Temperament and Child Tested

Our dogs complete rigorous testing to ensure their suitability for any and all environments. This includes familiarity with medical equipment such as walkers, wheelchairs, crutches, etc. All Partner Dogs Canada Advanced Therapy Dogs are child tested.

Independent Dogs

Our Certified Advanced Therapy Dogs are trained to work independently with the handler’s supervision. This allows for more interaction between the individual and the Dog. Clients can ask the Dog to perform certain tasks and in some cases, they may be able to walk with the Dog on leash.

Ongoing Obedience Training and Re-Certification

All of our Certified Advanced Therapy Dogs continue to attend regular training classes. This ensures that we are continually building their skills. All Dogs must be re-certified every two years.

Public Access Certified

All Certified Advanced Therapy Dogs have gone through extensive distraction training to prepare them for diverse environments. This includes loud noises, food diversion, crowds, traffic, elevators and stairs, etc. Our Dogs have the ability to focus on the task at hand.