Therapy Animals of San Antonio

Bringing People and Animals Together for Healing

Who We Are

Therapy Animals of San Antonio is an all volunteer non-profit 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization, an affiliate member of the International Association of Human-Animal Interaction Organizations (IAHAIO), and a GuideStar Exchange Gold Participant. We are led by a Board of Directors and publish an Annual Report. Our mission since 1989 has been bringing people and animals together for healing. more...

Sponsorship Opportunities for Fiesta® Pooch Parade

Our 18th annual Fiesta® Pooch Parade is on April 23, 2016. We invite businesses and individuals to support us by being a sponsor. Thanks to North Park Subaru for being the Best in Show sponsor. The sponsor information page has details on what you need to do to join in the fun.

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Upcoming Events

February 9 - Board of Directors Meeting, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
February 20 - Therapy Team Evaluations for the Class

2016 calendar


January 31, 2016 - Congratulations to our new and renewing teams from the January 23 evaluations. They are Evan Douphrate and Brandy, Jeanne Douphrate and Brandy, Martin Ferguson and Maggie, Neven Jones and Lisa, Marilyn Kruse and King Tut, Lynda Melendez and Pax, Carlynn Ricks and Hemi, Randy Schmidt and Roxie, and Charlotte Wenger and Luka. more...

January 27, 2016 - The Board is pleased to announce this year's King Anbarkio. Congratulations to Team Luka and Charlotte Wenger. We'll look forward to seeing this team in our publicity photos! Luka

January 21, 2016 - Meet the Teams - This month we are featuring our officers. They are President Kathy Meade (Jasper), Vice President Steve Fontenot (Bellin), Secretary Lynda Melendez (Chesney), and Treasurer Bev Oakes (Junior and Tessa). Clicking on each animal's name will take you to their team page. Have fun reading some interesting things about our teams!