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...

Be a Sponsor of the Fiesta® Pooch Parade

We look forward to seeing you at the 19th Annual Fiesta® Pooch Parade on April 29! We need the support of businesses and individuals to continue our important work in the community. We invite you to be a sponsor of the parade.logo

Upcoming Events

March 4 - Therapy Team Evaluations for the Class
March 11 - Therapy Team Evaluations for the Class
March 14 - Board of Directors Meeting, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
March 25 - Animal Crackers Picnic, 12:00 - 3:00, Orsinger Park, map

2017 calendar


February 10, 2017 - Meet the Teams - Our featured teams for February are Mary Brouillette (Sonny), Diane Goldsmith (Krystal), and Jeanne Melendez (Pax). Clicking on each animal's name will take you to their team page. Have fun reading some interesting things about our teams! more...

February 7, 2017 - Congratulations to the following new and renewing teams from the February 4 evaluations.  They are Christen Boone and Fritzi, Jenny Cordell and Roxxii, Gilda Cruz-Romo and Callie, Michelle Darnell and Hershey, and Marilyn Kruse and Samson.

February 2, 2017 - Congratulations to our renewing teams from the January 21 evaluations. They are Norma Brooks and Shanti, Ginny Flanders and Emma, Steve Fontenot and Bellin, Aileen Holeman and Prince, Kassia Kubena Fontenot and Bellin, Bev Oakes and Tessa, and Mary Kay Stewart and Dooley.

January 11, 2017 - Therapy Animals of San Antonio is honored to have been chosen by The Greller Gallery to receive a portion of the proceeds from the sale of art in their OFF THE TRAIL exhibition by Paige Holland. The exhibit dates are January 12 - March 31. Ms. Holland's goal is "that the happy colors and positive energy found in this exhibition help to convey a similar feeling of warmth and love that the Therapy Animals of San Antonio provide their clients.” If you would like to attend the Meet the Artist reception on February 18 at 7:30 p.m. you must notify Faryl Greller at farylgreller@gmail.com. Space is limited.

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