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...
Thank you to our Best in Show sponsor North Park Subaru, all of our other sponsors, our participants, and our volunteers for a great Fiesta® Pooch Parade. Photos from the parade are now available. See you next year at the 18th annual parade on April 23, 2016.
January 12 - Board of Directors Meeting, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
January 17 - Doga: Yoga with your Dog, 1:00 p.m. with a reservation
January 23 - Therapy Team Evaluations - 1st Quarter Renewals
January 30 - Therapy Team Training Class, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
November 23, 2015 - You can read about two of our teams in the Winter 2016 issue of Pet Partners Interactions Magazine. Bellin's journey from his rescue to becoming a therapy dog with his handlers Kassia Kubena-Fontenot and Steve Fontenot is the cover story. Emma and her handler Ginny Flanders' special visit with a little girl is described on page 12. Congratulations to these two teams for receiving national recognition for the work that they do. more...
November 10, 2015 - Congratulations to the following members who received awards at our annual meeting on November 8. Volunteer of the Year - Kathi France, Visiting Team of the Year - Donna Schweitzer and Bailey, Visiting Team of the Year - Graham Bishop and Victoria, Outstanding Service Award - Pat Storlie, Outstanding Service Award - Ginny Flanders, Versatile Award - Carlynn Ricks, Rookie Visiting Team of the Year - Tammy Castro-Leduc and Viking, Rookie Volunteer of the Year - Alicia Thompson, The Yoda Award - Linda Porter-Wenzlaff, Board Member 2014-2015 - Malinda Red Cloud, and Dedication Award - Bev Oakes for more than 15 years of service.