Welcome to Therapy Dogs of Vermont

Our Mission

Touching Hearts, Bringing Joy, Offering Comfort, and Enriching Lives with Certified Therapy Dog Teams in Vermont, New Hampshire, New York, various other states, and in Canada.

Organizations in Vermont may request Therapy Dogs of Vermont Crisis Response Teams to respond after a tragedy by contacting our Crisis Response Phone Line:


We want to hear from you! However, this number is not to be used for general requests.

For all other requests please use the contact information under the About tab.

Interested in Working with Therapy Dogs of Vermont? Get Started Below.

Request a Therapy Dog

Therapy Dogs of Vermont is a non-profit organization with one main objective—to provide four-legged volunteers who work their magic to improve the emotional health of patients, residents, students, and staff.

Become a Therapy Dog Team

Being a therapy dog team with Therapy Dogs of Vermont is an incredibly rewarding way to volunteer and bring smiles to adults, teenagers, and children alike.

Member Resources

Being a therapy dog team is an incredibly rewarding way to bring smiles to the members of your community. Already a member? Then visit click on the button below to visit the Member Support section of our website.

Therapy dogs have been a wonderful source of comfort and companionship for women who are incarcerated and separated from their children and families. The affection they share with these animals is a tremendous aid to their mental and spiritual well-being.

Rob Dubuque

Coordinator of Volunteer Services, Dale Correctional Facilities for Women